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Dr. Satkunan Mark Gnanapathy
Laparoscopic Surgery · Metabolic surgery
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Welcome to Hospital Fatimah, where healing and expertise come together. Meet our accomplished General and Bariatric Surgeon, Dr. Satkunan Mark Gnanapathy – a medical professional with a passion for transforming lives through surgical excellence. Dr. Mark's journey in the world of medicine began in Ipoh, where he laid the foundation for his education at St. Michael’s Institution. Fueling his passion for healing, he embarked on a remarkable educational journey, earning his medical degree from Kasturba Medical College, India. With a career that started at Taiping Hospital, Dr. Mark Gnanapathy's commitment to excellence led him to pursue a master’s degree in surgery at Universiti Sains Malaysia Kelantan. His proficiency in general surgical procedures spans a spectrum, covering breast, thyroid, stomach, and small to large bowel surgeries. Dr. Mark's dedication to innovation shines through his mastery of laparoscopic surgery. He honed his skills by obtaining a Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery from Strasbourg, showcasing his commitment to minimal access surgery. With a focus on holistic well-being, Dr. Mark underwent fellowship training in Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery in Bangkok. His expertise extends to transformative weight loss surgeries, including sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, and intragastric balloon procedures. Beyond general and bariatric surgery, Dr. Mark's specialization includes a keen interest in minimal access/laparoscopic surgeries and hernia procedures. He adeptly performs various simple and complex hernia surgeries, demonstrating his skill in routine diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures. Dr. Mark's commitment to patient care extends to innovative solutions for dialysis access. His experience includes arteriovenous fistula surgery and laparoscopic peritoneal dialysis catheter insertions, showcasing his proficiency in enhancing quality of life for those in need.