Dr. G P N Varma | General Surgery

Consultant General Surgeon

 Dr. G P N Varma, MBBS, MS, DNB, FRCS(UK) has over 25years experience in the field of General, Gastrointestinal, Laparoscopic & Endoscopic Surgery. He graduated from Government Medical College, Trivandrum, India in 1987 and did his Master's degree from the same College in 1991. He gained further advanced training in Colorectal & Laparoscopic surgery from Royal Preston hospital &The Ipswich hospital in the UK where he worked as Specialist Registrar from 1993 to 1997.  

Dr. Varma practiced in India at SUT hospital and Holy cross hospital till 2003 as Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon. After that, he worked in Oman as HOD & Senior Consultant in Ministry of Health in Sohar from 2003 till 2009. Dr. Varma worked for Apollo hospital in Dhaka after Oman for 1 year before he came to UAE in 2011. In UAE, he was working as Senior Consultant in Ministry of Health until he joined Prime Specialist Medical Centre in Sharjah.

Dr. Varma is the recipient of Travelling Fellowship from Royal College of Surgeons in Glasgow and secondary to this he gained further training in Laparoscopic Surgery from European Institute of Telesurgery in Strasberg, France. Dr. Varma has several scientific papers published in local & international journals and has presented papers in International seminars & meetings. He is also a member of Association of Surgeons of India, Indian Medical association & Emirates Gastroenterology association of  UAE.


  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, appendectomy & Hernias
  • Laparoscopy-assisted colonic surgeries
  • Breast, thyroid & neck surgeries & Circumcisions
  • Perianal surgeries like Abscess, Piles, fistulas, Pilonidal sinus etc
  • Diagnostic& therapeutic Gastroscopy & Colonoscopy