Nguyen Ngoc Khanh

Nguyen Ngoc Khanh, MD

College of Health Sciences


Nguyen Ngoc Khanh MD, MSc has more than 20 years’ experience in gastroenterological, hepatic and biliary laparotomy. He performs the intensive surgeries of gastrointestinal tract, hepato-biliary-pancreases, rectum and anus, including robotic, regular or single-port laparoscopic surgery, as well as laparotomy. He is one of 3 Vietnamese surgeons registered in world’s robotic surgeon list on

He is the former Deputy Head of General Surgery Department – Saint Paul Hospital – Hanoi. Currently, he is Head of Gastroenterological – Urological – Robotic and Pediatric Surgery Unit, Vinmec Times City International Hospital.

Pediatric colorectal endoscopic polypectomy with soft flexible tube – Residency program graduation thesis
Application of single incision laparoscopic surgery by straight instruments – Article – Presented at Hanoi surgical conference in 2013.
Superior Lumbar Triangle hernia (Grynfeltt-Lesshaft hernia) – a very rare type – Article – Presented at Hanoi surgical conference in 2013.
Gastrointestinal hemorrhage due to Dieulafoy lesions in jejunum – Article – Journal of Internal Medicine.
Spleen twisting in one case – Article – Journal of Pediatrics in 2010.

  • 1996: Graduated from Hanoi University of Medicine
  • 2000: Competed residency program in Surgery, then intensive training in basic and advance laparoscopic surgery at Vietnam – Germany Hospital, Hanoi and Cho Ray Hospital, HCMC
  • 2005 – 2011: SILS-Single-incision laparoscopic surgery in Shanghai
  • 2016 – 2017: Robotic endoscopic surgery of colon and rectum at Saint Mary and Severance University Hospital, Seoul, Korea

  • Participated in Asian Endosurgery Task Force 2011, 2016.
  • Participated in 2nd Asian Congress of Robotic Surgery 2016
  • Participated in 3rd Asian Congress of Robotic Surgery 2018