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DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL SURGERY

 

Overview

 

With its highly dedicated surgical staff combined with a clean, comfortable environment and outstanding nursing care, the Department of General Surgery is a top choice for surgical procedures for many people along the Konkan coastal from Calicut to Goa and whole of Karnataka.

 

At Kasturba Hospital, Manipal General Surgeons have specialized skills and training in the diagnosis and management of many diseases and disorders. Because of this broad knowledge, general surgeons are often called upon by subspecialists to assist in the comprehensive care of an injured patient or for the complete care of critically ill patients in the emergency room and intensive care units. Expert treatment from general surgeons at Kasturba Hospital is available to treat a wide range of diseases and medical problems. Our surgeons specialize in laparoscopic techniques - minimally invasive approaches that use smaller incisions than traditional surgery and are associated with shorter hospital stays, less pain, and quicker recovery. Department also has modern equipment including harmonic scalpel, enceal for effective easy and fast surgery. The various kinds of both open and minimally invasive surgeries done regularly in this department are:

 

  • Oral Cancer Excision and Reconstructions
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Thyroid Operations
  • Neck Dissections
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Breast Cancer & Breast Conservative Surgery
  • Both Transthoracic and Trans Hiatal Oesophagectomies, Total Gastrectomies
  • Trauma Care
  • Gall Bladder Excision C.B.D. Exploration and Drainage Operations
  • Pancreatic Resection Including Whipple’s Operation Splenectomies
  • Surgery for Portal Hypertension
  • Colostomy
  • Total Proctocolectomy and IPAA
  • Colorectal Cancer Resections
  • Anterior and Abdomino-Perineal Resections
  • Internal Obstruction
  • Peritonitis 
  • Retroperitoneal Tumour Excision
  • Incisional & All Types of Hernia Repair
  • Stapler Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Surgery for Varicose Veins
    • Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcer
    • Amputations
    • Vascular Malformation
    • Hydrocele
    • Varicocele
    • Anal Fistula and Fissure
  • Laparoscopic surgery is offered for
    • Hernia Repair
    • Cholecystectomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Appendicectomy
    • Colectomy 
    • Apr
    • Anterior Resection
    • Recto Texy Prolapse
    • Hiatus Ernia
    • Cystogastrostomy
    • Paediatric Necrosectomy
    • Lap Heller’s Myotomy
  • Thoracoscopic Esaphafectomy
  • Leimyoma Excision
  • Lap Adhesiolysis

OUR DOCTORS

Dr. L Ramachandra, SM

Professor & HOD
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. K. Rajgopal Shenoy

Professor and Associate Dean
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. P. Sampath Kumar

Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Annappa Kudva

Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Stanley Mathew

Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Gabriel Sunil Rodrigues

Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Prasad S S

Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Veena L Karanth

Associate Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Badareesh L

Associate Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Dinesh B V

Associate Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Deviprasad Shetty

Associate professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Vijayendra Kedage

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr AFROZ KHAN F AIRANI

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr S Srujan

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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DR . NAVEEN P. G.

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Chitra Y Bhat

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Bharath S V

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Benakatti Rajendra

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Nagesh Biradar

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Sunil Krishna M

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Kshama Hegde

Assistant Professor
General Surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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