Dr. Ashutosh Kaul M.D., M.S., F.R.C.S( Edin.)., F.A.C.S is the Director of Minimally Invasive and Robotic surgery at Westchester Medical Center. He is also the Program Director Bariatric Surgery at Greenwich Hospital, CT. Dr. Kaul has been performing Minimally invasive Surgery since 2000 and is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. After his surgical residency from St. Barnabas Medical Center, New Jersey he completed a fellowship in Minimally invasive surgery at the Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery, New York.
Dr. Kaul is a board certified general surgeon, a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. He is the past president of NY state chapter American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He was selected in the 2002 list of “Americas Top Minimally Invasive Surgeons” by Consumers Research Council of America and is an Honored member of Strathmore’s Who’s Who 2002-2003 Edition. In 1998 he was selected as an “Outstanding Young man of America” in their thirty first edition. He has been selected as “Top Doctor NY Metro area” by Castle Connolly for the last six years and was honored with the “Cutting Edge Award” at the Annual Westchester County Doctors of Distinction Awards in 2017
Dr. Kaul has over 50 international presentations and papers to his credit. He has given presentations at conferences all over the world as a lecturer and keynote speaker. His work has appeared in numerous national and international medical journals. Dr. Kaul is a peer reviewer for such prestigious scientific journals as Annals of Surgery, The Lancet, International Journal of Surgery and more.
Along with other members of the Surgery team at Westchester Medical Center Dr. Kaul has performed live surgeries by teleconference at many International society meetings. They are also innovators in robotic surgery, being amongst the first to use robotics in gastric bypass surgery.
Dr. Kaul is program co-director of Minimally Invasive Fellowship training at New York Medical College. He is a gifted teacher, having trained more than three dozen fellows who have gone on to practice around the world.