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Awards & Recognitions

laparoscopic surgery

Dr BC Roy National Awardee 2006 and 2015

Under the category of development of specialty medicine namely laparoscopic surgery in 2006 and eminent medical person in 2015. This rare honour of having this award twice is a testimony to his achievement.


Award by House of Commons, UK Parliament 2018

For his orginal contribution to development of Laparoscopic surgery, the only Indian to receive this honour.


First Indian to win Silver Medal

in the international Olympic minimal access surgery competition in 2009 in Phoenix USA.


Innovated over 20 new operative techniques

which are considered world’s best and the videos of these procedures are included in the teaching resources of American College of Surgeons, American gastrointestinal SAGES university, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburg, Korean, Chinese and Japanese universities.

Best hospital

Authored many books in surgery

which are of international repute. For the first time in Indian medical history, his books got published in various languages – Spanish, Chinese, Korean etc.

Hernia surgery

First Indian surgeon

who was accorded the privilege to operate and teach in various countries including UK, USA, Hong Kong, Argentina etc.

  • “Best Doctor Award” by TamilNadu Government, 2011
  • Life Time Achievement Award, Association of surgeons of India 2007, Bhubaneswar, Orissa.
  • Life Time Achievement Award of District Rotary Coimbatore, 2012
  • Vocational excellence award of Rotary International, 2011
  • “For The Sake of Honour Award” 2009 by Mount Rotary Chennai, 2009
  • “Bheeshmacharya award” by Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India during the Annual conference AMASICON 2012, Coimbatore 2012
  • The Award of “Brand Ambassador of Coimbatore” by The Indian chamber of Commerce and Industry Coimbatore, 2012

  • Honorary Fellowship conferred by Latin American old University, First Indian Honored in Latin America
  • “Living Legend of Laproscopy Award” by New York City Council & New York Tamil Sangam 2012.
  • Olympic Silver Medal, in International Olympic Surgery, Phoniex, USA, 2009.
  • Fellowship Ad Hominem Award, by Royal college of Surgeons of Edinburgh – the highest honour of the college, United Kingdom. 2003

  • Best Technique Award for Cancer Esophagus, 10th International Society of Disease of Esophagus, Japan, 2010
  • Best Video Award, European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons, 16th Annual Conference at Stockholm, Sweden 2008
  • Best Video Award, Annual conference of ‘American College of Surgeons, San Francisco, 2008
  • Best Paper Award, 16th World Congress of Laparoscopic and m AEndoscopic Surgery in 1998 at Rome, Italy
  • Best International Video Award, Annual Congress of America College of Surgeons, New Orleans, USA, 2007.
  • SAGES Awards from the ‘Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons’ for the three consecutive years in recognition of his meritorious innovations (2003, 2004 & 2005)