Department of General Surgery

About

The Department of Surgery offers high-quality, individualized patient care and academic teaching and training. The team consists of highly motivated and experienced academic surgeons, with a keen interest in academic teaching and research. On the clinical front, the department provides daily outpatient services, comprehensive in-patient services, surgical intensive care with round the clock emergency surgical services. The department emphasizes on high levels of surgical safety and competence, with high-quality outcomes, at affordable costs. The clinical services are well supported by specialty departments of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Urology.

On the academic front the department conducts teaching and training for the Bachelor of Medicine and bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program, Bachelor in Dental Sciences (BDS), Bachelor in Physiotherapy (BPT), BSc in Medical Imaging Technology (BSc MIT), and BSc in Anesthesiology and Operation Theatre Technology (BSc A&OTT) and the Master of Surgery (MS) Post-Graduate program.  Teaching and training involves traditional techniques such as bed side clinics and lectures, as well as innovative simulation techniques.  There is abundant focus on research, with several ongoing international collaborative research projects.

Faculty / OPD Schedule

Outpatient Department at Justice K. S Hegde Charitable Hospital runs on all days of the week including Sundays. OPD timings are from 9.00 AM to 4.00 PM and on Sundays from 9.00 AM to 1.00 PM.

Sl. No. Name Designation Unit Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 Dr. Rajashekar Mohan
MBBS, MS, DNB, MNAMS, FACS, FAIS, FICS, FMAS, FACRSI
Professor & HOD III OPD
OT
2 Dr. K.R Bhagavan
MBBS, MS, FRCS
Professor & IInd Unit Head II OPD
OT
3 Dr. Rajesh Ballal
MBBS, MS, DNB
Professor & Ist Unit Head I OPD
OT
4 Dr. Balkrishna Shetty
MBBS, MS
Professor & Vth Unit Head V OPD
OT
5 Dr. Shubhakar Bhandary
MBBS, DNB
Professor & IVth Unit Head IV OPD
OT
6 Dr. Lancelot Lobo
MBBS, MS
Associate Professor IV OPD
OT
7 Dr. Nawin Kumar
MBBS, MS, FIAGES, Dip Lap, FALS
Associate Professor III OPD
OT
8 Dr. Abhijith S Shetty
MBBS, MS, FMAS
Associate Professor I OPD
OT
9 Dr. Amith Kiran
MBBS, MS ,MCh
Associate Professor OPD
OT
10 Dr. Karthik Vishawanath
MBBS, MS ,MCh
Associate Professor OPD
OT
11 Dr. Nikhil N Shetty
MBBS, MS, MCh
Associate Professor OPD
OT
12 Dr. Praveen Bhat
MBBS, MS, DNB (GI Surgery)
Associate Professor IV OPD
OT
13 Dr. Ritik Bansal
MBBS, MS
Senior Resident I OPD
OT
14 Dr. Rigved Nittala
MBBS, MS, Fellow in Oncosurgery
Associate Professor II OPD
OT
15 Dr. Bommireddy. V. Reddy
MBBS, MS
Senior Resident III OPD
OT
16 Dr. Ramesh Alva
MBBS
Senior Resident IV OPD
OT
17 Dr. Airind Mathai
MBBS, MS
Senior Resident IV OPD
OT
18 Dr. Vibeesh Narayanan
MBBS, MS
Senior Resident V OPD
OT
19 Dr. Ritik Bansal
MBBS, MS
Senior Resident I OPD
OT

PG Residents

1 Dr. Abdul Haleem Junior Resident
2 Dr. Anirudh Rajeevan Junior Resident
3 Dr. Arka Chatterjee Junior Resident
4 Dr. Divyashree Junior Resident
5 Dr. Jha Abhishek A Kumar Junior Resident
6 Dr. Kothari Bhavika Ashok Junior Resident
7 Dr. Rejoy P Varghese Junior Resident
8 Dr. Roshan V. Shetty Junior Resident
9 Dr. Rochelle F Antao Junior Resident
10 Dr. Saquib Sultan Junior Resident
11 Dr. Sharath D.V Junior Resident
12 Dr. S Venkat Veer Junior Resident
13 Dr. Almaz Junior Resident
14 Dr.Tanvi Rao Junior Resident
15 Dr. Sajith Sreekumar Junior Resident
16 Dr. Rajana Mohan Kumar Junior Resident
17 Dr. Shreyas Rai Junior Resident
18 Dr. Akhil Hazari Junior Resident
19 Dr. Rohith Holla Junior Resident
20 Dr. Gaurang R Junior Resident
21 Dr. Perumal Boney Junior Resident
22 Dr. Aravind Junior Resident
23 Dr. Bhaskar M Junior Resident
24 Dr. Amulya C Junior Resident
25 Dr. Junaize Junior Resident
26 Dr. Raksha R Junior Resident
27 Dr. Rahul Junior Resident
28 Dr. Rajeev Reddy Junior Resident
29 Dr. Rishabh Agarwalla Junior Resident
30 Dr. Shruthi Harshan Junior Resident
31 Dr. Surabhi K Junior Resident
32 Dr. Suhas G Junior Resident
33 Dr. Shrishti Kanodiya Junior Resident
34 Dr. Steve Reji Thomas Junior Resident
35 Dr. Yadunandan A G Junior Resident

Speciality Clinic Schedule

Sl. No. Speciality Clinics OPD Day
1 Perianal diseases (Piles, Fistula, Fissure etc.) Monday
2 Hernia Tuesday
3 Thyroid diseases Wednesday
4 Breast diseases (Breast cancer screening and detection) Thursday
5 Diabetic foot (Ulcer, Wound care) Friday

Services

The Department of Surgery offers:

  • Basic General Surgical procedures (Hernia, Appendix, Gallbladder)
  • Minimal Access Surgery (Laparoscopy, Thoracoscopy)
  • Endoscopy (Upper GI, Lower GI, Diagnostic & Therapeutic)
  • Endocrine Surgery (Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, Breast)
  • Head and neck surgery (Thyroid, Oral cancers)
  • Upper Gastrointestinal surgery (Esophagus, Stomach, Duodenum, Small bowel)
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgery (Liver, Biliary system, pancreas) 
  • Colorectal Surgery (Colon, Rectum, Anal canal, Motility disorders) 
  • Gastrointestinal surgery (luminal, solid organs Spleen, Liver)  
  • Cancer Surgery (Head and neck cancer, Breast cancer, Intestinal cancer)
  • General Thoracic surgery (Video Assisted Thoracoscopy, Pneumonectomy etc.)
  • Vascular Surgery (Peripheral arterial bypass and Varicose veins surgery)