Prof. Dr. Anisur Rahman with over 30 years of experience in General and Laparoscopic Surgery, is a leading Surgeon in the country prominently known as an Advanced Laparoscopic GI Surgeon and Onco Surgeon.
As a topper in merit list starting from his early academic life in school secondary and higher secondary exams from Faujdarhat Cadet College, Prof Anisur Rahman continued to demonstrate his stint of excellence securing top positions in all his MBBS professional exams in Dhaka Medical College. After obtaining MBBS degree from Dhaka Medical College he did Masters (MSc) in Clinical Gastroenterology on full funded scholarship from Memorial University of Newfoundland Canada.
He obtained fellowship from Bangladesh College of Physicians & Surgeons, FCPS in Surgery in 1990 and fellowship from Royal College of Surgeons of United Kingdom, FRCS in 1995.
Dr. Rahman is renowned in the country for his expertise in managing all kinds of breast pathology including breast abscess, fibroadenoma, gynecomastia (male breast enlargement) and breast cancer; he has performed thousands of breast surgeries including breast conserving surgery (Lumpectomy) and surgical removal of all part of a breast (Mastectomy).
He has exhaustive experience in Minimal Access Surgery (Laparoscopic Surgery), for which he is trained from Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK and Gartnavel Hospital, Glasgow, UK.
His expertise includes all kinds complex surgical procedures related to gastrointestinal system, gall bladder, bile duct and liver (hepatobiliary system), colon & rectum. He regularly practices critical surgeries like removal of the pancreatic head (Whipple's operation), removal of entire colon in case of colon cancer, anterior resection of colon, gastrectomy, etc. Major laparoscopic resections of huge cysts and tumors have also been part of his practice. Re-do surgeries by the minimal access method are Dr. Rahman's forté. He has performed a long series of revision gall bladder and bile duct surgeries, most of which were initially done in peripheral/rural centers.
He commonly undertakes operation for hemorrhoids (piles) including the Longo's operation. Furthermore, he has high skills and experience in managing abdominal trauma like road traffic accidents, bullet and knife injuries.
In the last two & half decades, he has operated on over several thousands of patients at most of the largest and busiest institutes in Dhaka, and has made numerous oral and written presentations in different surgical forum.
Prof. Anisur Rahman worked as Senior Consultant of General & Laparoscopic Surgery Department at Apollo Hospitals Dhaka (now Evercare Hospital) for more than 9 years. Before that he was Professor of Surgery in Bangladesh Medical College (Dhanmondi, Dhaka) teaching there in surgical discipline since inception and also a leading surgeon in the hospital there for 16 years.
He was an Examiner of BCPS (Bangladesh College of Physicians & Surgeons) for more than a decade and a regular contributor in BCPS journals.
He is serving as a Senior Consultant Surgeon in United Hospital since mid 2015 till date