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Department of Surgery,
Mount Sinai School of Medicine,
5 East 98th Street,
15th floor, New York,
NY 10029, USA

Ph: (212) 241-5339
Fax: (212) 534-4079
Email: subhash.kini@mountsinai.org
website: www.uskini.com

About us : Dr. U.S. Kini, MD, FRCS
  Bariatric Surgeon, Mount Sinai Program for Surgical Weight Loss
Dr. Kini is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and serves as a minimally invasive bariatric surgeon in the Mount Sinai Program for Surgical Weight Loss. After training in the United Kingdom, he was granted membership in all three of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons. He subsequently completed a residency in general surgery at New York Medical College's Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center. In 2002, Dr. Kini joined the Division of Laparoscopic Surgery at Mount Sinai as a laparoscopic research fellow. He was appointed as an Assistant Professor on the faculty of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2004.

Hospital Affiliations

Mt. Sinai Hospital - New York, USA

Surgical Practice

Percentage of Practice is Bariatrics

90% Laparoscopic G I Surgery 10%

Minimum Age for Patients

14 Maximum Age for Patients

Surgery Types Performed


RNY (Lap), Duodenal Switch (Lap), Duodenal Switch (Open), Lap Band, Fobi Pouch GB, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Revision
Gall Bladder Removal. If symptoms with gallbladder stones
Board Certification & License
Dr. Kini is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons. He is an active member of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery.
Licensee Name Subhash Ullal Kini
License Status Active
License Number 002142
License Type MD
Address 5 East 98th Street, 14th Floor, City, State, Zip: New York, New York 10029
Orig. License Date 06/07/04 (issue date)

Surgical Experience

Dr. Kini has been performing advanced laparoscopic surgery since 1995. He performs all the different types of weight loss surgery including RNY gastric bypass, LAP-BAND®, duodenal switch, sleeve gastrectomy, and revisional procedures. His practice is focused primarily on advanced Laparoscopic bariatric surgery. While he prefers the laparoscopic, minimally invasive approach for the vast majority of his procedures, he will still use open surgery in certain situations.

Surgical Experience
Special Interests
Dr. Kini is currently performing research in several areas of laparoscopic surgery including laparoscopic colon surgery and minimally invasive bariatric procedures. In addition to serving as an instructor in the Mount Sinai Bariatric Workshop series, Dr. Kini has presented at numerous national and international meetings, and published extensively in leading surgical journals.
Training and Education
Fellowship (2003 - 2004) Laparoscopic Surgery, New York Medical College, USA
Internship, Residency, Chief Residency (1997 - 2003) General Surgery, New York Medical College at Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
Research Fellowship (2000 - 2001) Minimally Invasive Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Fellowship (1995 - 1996) Laparoendoscopic, WIMAT (Welsh Institute of Minimal Access Therapy), UK
Registrar (1992 - 1995) General Surgery, Welsh General Surgical Rotation. University Hosp of Wales Cardiff.
Morriston Hospital, Swansea and Neath General Hospital, Neath, UK
Senior House Officer (1990 - 1992) General Surgery, Neath General Hospital, Neath; Urology and Renal Transplantation Hammersmith Hospital, London; Trauma and Orthopedics, Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Huddersfield, UK
M.S. (1990) General Surgery, Mysore Medical College, Mysore, India
Post Graduate (1987 - 1990) General Surgery, Mysore Medical College, India
M.B.B.S. (1986) Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
Rotating Internship (1985 - 1986) Christian Medical College Vellore, India
ASBS (Regular Member)

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