About Us

Mission Statement

The Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India (SGEI) is an association of gastroenterologists formed to promote and spread the advancement of Gastro-Intestinal Endoscopy throughout India and beyond. SGEI was started by Prof. BJ Vakil in Pune in the 1980s. The secretariat was initially at Mumbai, Ahmadabad, Patna, and then Hyderabad. It started initially as a small organization with about 100 members in the 1990s and has now become the foremost organization for GI endoscopy in India, comprising almost 2000 individual members.
Our Vision

Develop and empower the diverse community of GI endoscopy professionals in the delivery of excellent gastroenterology patient care.

Our Mission

The mission of SGEI is to advance the science and practice of gastroenterology and endoscopy through education, research, advocacy, and collaboration, and to provide professional development opportunities for GI fraternity.

Our Members

Meet the esteemed members of the Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India—a dedicated assembly of professionals, experts, and enthusiasts passionately advancing the field of gastrointestinal endoscopy. Our diverse membership comprises leading physicians, researchers, and healthcare professionals committed to excellence, innovation, and the highest standards of patient care in gastroenterology and endoscopy.
Dr. Pramod Garg
Dr. Rajesh Puri