Dr Ashwin Porwal,Leading Proctologist in India

Dr Ashwin Porwal

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon,
M.B.B.S, D.N.B. ( Surgery ),
Dip. Proctology ( Italy ),
Dip. Laparoscopy ( EITS- IRCAD, France ).

The woods are lovely,
dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep.

Best Piles, Constipation, Fissure and Fistula  Doctor in India

A loving and caring husband to his beloved wife, Dr Snehal Porwal

Best Doctor for piles, Fistula and constipations treatment

A doting father to his son and the apple of his eye, Arnav

The mastermind behind

Healing Hands Clinic

and spearheading the entire team is its Founder surgeon, Dr Ashwin Porwal. A visionary, Dr Porwal has been instrumental in the growth of the clinic from a small set up in the heart of Pune, to India's leading super speciality Proctology clinic.What started as a small consulting centre in the heart of Pune city, today has its wings spread over the entire city with state-of- the-art treatment facilities in each centre. Dr Porwal has been a pioneer in this field and has ushered in novel treatments for anorectal diseases. He has ensured that the most advanced treatment techniques from all over the world are made available to his fellow citizens in India.

'Gaining knowledge is the first step of wisdom; Sharing it is the first step of Humanity'- With this belief Dr Porwal has trained surgeons from all over the country and overseas.Various doctors have worked under him, learning the intricacies of this emerging speciality, and many have been inspired by him and taken up Proctology as a career.

Beyond the persona of an extremely skilled and successful surgeon, lies a dedicated husband and a doting father. The first impression that one carries when meeting Dr Porwal is of his humble and soft spoken demeanour. Adored by his patients and admired by colleagues and staff, he stands true to the image of a doctor we all carry in our heads.

Being the doyen of Healing Hands Clinic the devotion and zeal with which Dr Porwal works is an inspiration to all those who help him in his pursuit of 'CURING WITH CARE'.


  • M.B.B.S
    B.J. Medical College, Pune ( Government College )

  • D.N.B.( General Surgery )
    Poona Hospital & Research Centre

  • Training in Proctology ( Piles, Prolapse & Constipation )from world renowned Colorectal surgeon, Dr Antonio Longo at St Elizabeth Hospital,Austria

  • Certified training in Pelvic floor disorders and Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery from Dr Antonio Longo at Clinica Madonna Della, Rome

  • Diploma in Laparoscopy
    EITS-IRCAD, France

  • Certified training in Bariatric Surgery
    Genova Medical School ( Italy )

Head of Department ( Proctology ) at the following hospitals in Pune:

  • Apollo Jehangir Hospital
  • Poona Hospital and Research Centre
  • Inamdar Hospital

  • Performed the first S.T.A.R.R. ( Stapled Trans Anal Rectal Resection ) Surgery for Chronic Constipation in Maharashtra in November 2009.

  • Introduced MRI Defecography ( a diagnostic test for Chronic Constipation ) in Pune.

  • Has performed the maximum number of STARR surgeries in Asia.

  • Is credited with performing maximum number of Stapler Haemorrhoidopexies for Piles( Mulvyadh ) per month in Asia.

  • Performed the first P.O.P.S. ( Pelvic Organ Prolapse Suspension ) surgery in India.

  • Introduced Laser Hemorrhoidoplasty ( LHP ) for Piles for the first time in the country.

  • Has treated more than 40000 patients of Piles.

  • Has invented DLPL ( Distal Laser Proximal Ligation ), a novel procedure to treat Complex Recurrent fistulas.

  • Has introduced Fistula Laser Closure ( FiLaC ) for fistula ( Bhagandar ).

  • Has presented Research Papers at various international and national conferences based on his experiences in the field of Proctology.