Pune : Dr. Shashank Shah, Bariatric Surgeon LOC Health Care. Of Pune (Maharashtra) India
has been recorded by World Book of Records, London for performing bariatric surgeries of heaviest woman weighing 300 Kg in 2015.Significantly,Shashank Shah is the pioneer Bariatric Surgeon in Asia. He is the Founder-Director of LOC Healthcare, Pune, which is an International Center of Excellence for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Shah has to his credit over 28 years of surgical experience. He has been awarded the Surgeon of Excellence by the Surgical Review Corp (SRC), USA. He is the first Surgeon in the world to receive the American Diabetes Association's Vivian Fonseca Scholar Awardfor surgical treatment of Type II Diabetes.
The certificate of record has been presented to him in the gracious presence of officials of World Book of Records along with other prominent guests.