Dr Prashant Mangeshikar is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre.
He is an alumni of Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital, Bombay University. He successfully completed a DGO (Obs-Gyn) from College of Physicians and Surgeons, Bombay in 1982. Dr. Mangeshikar has International advanced training in Ultrasonography related to Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Endoscopic Abdominal Surgery, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Clinical Neuropelveology (Level I) and LION Procedures and Nerve sparing techniques (Level II). He was awarded Zeugnis Pelviscopic Chirurgie for his training in Endoscopic Abdominal Surgery under Prof. Kurt Semm & Prof. Lilo Mettler at Universitat Frauenklinik, University of Kiel, Germany.
Dr. Prashant Mangeshikar pioneered Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery in India and has been conferred Honorary Membership to the Kiel School of Gynaecological Endoscopy, University of Kiel Germany, 2007 for his contribution to the gynaecological endoscopy. He is currently an honorary consultant to many of institutions including Breach Candy Hospital and AFMC, Pune.
Dr. Mangeshikar is currently also a Prof. of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Associate Honorary Endoscopic Surgeon at Bombay Hospital. He holds faculty positions at Kiel School of Gynaecological Endoscopy, Kiel, Germany, Giessen School of Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery, University of Giessen, Germany and IRCAD University of Strasbourg, France.
Dr. Mangeshikar has held many prestigious positions including the President of the Indian Association of gynaecological Endoscopy and President of the International Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy (ISGE), Founder Vice President of the Asia Pacific Association of Gynaecological Endoscopists (APAGE). He has also served as the Representative for Asia on the Board of the ISGE, 2009-2013 and Board of the International Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy, 1998-2002 and 2003-2007.
Dr. Mangeshikar has conducted more than 400 workshops on Advanced Endoscopic Surgery as a Faculty Member at several centres in India, UK, France, Germany, Muscat, China, Philippines, Thailand, Taiwan and Singapore. At the First International Symposium on Laparoscopic Management of Pelvic Support Disorders (1994) organized by American Association of Gynaecological Laparoscopy (AAGL), he was an invited faculty in recognition of his technique of Laparoscopic Cervicopexy. He has delivered many talks as Guest Speaker at several International and National Conferences on Endoscopic Surgery.