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Board of Directors

 

DR. UMESH S. NAGALOTIMATH
MBBS, MS (ENT), DNB (ENT)
CONSULTANT ENT AND HEAD/NECK SURGEON
Having completed MS and DNB in ENT, Dr Umesh trained in the Laser unit of the leading head and neck surgery departments of 11 and TATA hospitals, Mumbai. He is one of the few otologic surgery experts in the state who can perform 2 demanding procedures: cochlear implant surgeries, having worked in Manchester, UK under the world famous expert Prof Richard Ramsden, and bone anchored hearing aids in which he trained at Liverpool University, UK. He has been instrumental in establishing Sushruta Hospital as an advanced ENT treatment unit by pursuing his favorite areas of work in endoscopic sinonasal surgery, endonasal DCR, endoscopic larynx procedures, laser surgery for oral submucosal fibrosis, vocal cord nodules and allergic rhinitis.

 

DR. C. K. PATIL
MBBS, MS (GEN SURGERY) FAGA, RAGES
CONSULTANT IN GENERAL, LAPAROSCOPIC AND ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY.
Dr Patil's post graduate surgical training was followed by a rigorous experience in the surgery department of the famous Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai and consequent to this an unparalleled year long surgical stint at the busy G1 Co-operative hospital, Ghataprabha. His is an established name in the field of laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery accrued by performing a vast number of complex lap procedures and more than a thousand upper and lower GI endoscopies at Sushruta Hospital. He is one among a handful of endoscopic surgeons who perform sclerotherapy and band application for the challenging condition of upper GI bleeding varices. Of equal importance is his extensive work on traumatic vascular and nerve injuries, approaching a near-100 percent success rate. Dr C K Patil has a leading practice in Nargund spanning more than 12 Yrs.

 

DR. RAGHAVENDRA N. BELGAONKAR
MBBS, MD (GEN MEDICINE)
CONSULTANT PHYSICIAN AND INTENSIVIST.
Dr Belgaonkar 's extensive experience in critical care medicine at several hospitals in Mumbai led him to establish the intensive and critical care medicine and cardiac care unit of Apollo Victor Hospital, Goa which over the next 3 years under his aegis became a noted center for ICU management in the state. In his current capacity as consultant physician in Sushruta Hospital he has been successfully pursuing his special interests in cardiology, diabetology, critical care medicine and Non invasive cardiac diagnostics like echocardiography and treadmill stress testing. He holds membership status of several medical associations such as API (Association of Physicians of India ), IMA, Indian Society of critical care medicine and Indian Society of Electrocardiology.

 

DR. K.G. BYAKODI
MBBS, MS (GEN SURGERY), FAMASI, RAGES.
CONSULTANT IN GENERAL, LAPAROSCOPIC AND ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY.
Dr Byakodi's comprehensive surgical repertoire is a consequence of his dedicated training with the laparoscopic surgeon Dr Palanivelu in Coimbatore and GI endoscopist par excellence Dr Nageshwar Reddy of Hyderabad. His expertise in diverse fields of oncological, endocrine and thoracic surgery reflect the sound concepts developed with his experience at Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai. Ushering into and extending further the field of laparoscopic surgery in North Karnataka is his extensive use of the Harmonic Scalpel and Stapler surgery for an ever expanding list of diseases. Simultaneously it is noteworthy that Dr Byakodi continues to deliver aggressive scientific care of diabetic foot disease, Hernia surgery and trauma surgery.

 

DR. BABU B. HUNDEKAR
MBBS, MS (ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY)
CONSULTANT ORTHOPEDIC, SPINE AND TRAUMA SURGEON.
A highly experienced orthopedic surgeon with high quality work spanning more than 12 years and counting, Dr Hundekar has been Chief Orthopedic Surgeon at Sushruta Hospital. His work has established the latter as a leader in management of complex orthopedic fractures and trauma, joint replacement surgeries, endoscopic disk surgery, llizarov technique and knee arthroscopy. Dr Hundekar maintains an active academic membership of several professional organizations including IMA, Indian Orthopedic Association and Karnataka Orthopedic Association.

 

DR. DEVARAJ Y. RAICHUR
M.B.B.S, M.D (PED)
PAEDIATRICIAN & NEONATOLOGIST
Dr Devaraj Raichur, one of the leading consultants in Paediatrics & Neonatology completed his MBBS from KMC Hubli & MD from Government Medical College, Miraj & had extensive Neonatology training under Dr.Bedell (USA). His passion for Neonatal & Paediatric Intensive Care was enhanced by further experience at Cochin & KMC, Manipal. His experience in peripheral vessel exchange transfusion & novel method of Radial Artery Cannulation has given him a " leader" label in the field.
With 20 yrs of Practice, he has passion for academic work with many articles published in International Indexed Journals. He has been a guest speaker in more than 60 State, National and International Level conferences &CME'S (Continued Medical Education) on Paediatrics. He has the credit of training many Paediatricians in Pediatric & Newborn Life support and Asthma Management. With many titles . under his name, he has also edited sections on Respiratory Disorders in 4 Textbooks & Atlases on Paediatrics.

 

DR. RAMALINGAPPA ANTARTANI
MBBS, MD (OBG), DNB
OBSTETRICIAN & GYNAECOLOGIST
Apart from regular Obstetrician work, he has advanced training in Infertility & Endoscopic work in Jaslok hospital at Mumbai. His oncosurgical & microsurgical work was perfected by training at Kidwai, Bangalore & Kilpak Medical college ,Chennai His special areas of interest include high risk pregnancy, obstetric emergencies, Non descendant Vaginal Hysterectomy, advanced Gynec¬Laproscopic surgeries, Gynec oncology, Urogynecology & Sling surgeries. He has to his credit of publishing 15 articles in national & international journals.

 

DR. MITHUN SATTUR
MBBS, MCH( NEUROSURGERY)
CONSULTANT BRAIN, SPINE AND PERIPHERAL NERVE SURGEON
Dr .Mithun Sattur a young Neurosurgeon* having completed his MBBS from KIMS Hubli & M.Ch from prestigious NIMHANS, demonstrated his academic excellence throughout his medical career by winning several gold medals. In addition to routine open procedures, he has successfully performed an impressive no of rare, complicated & critical micro neurosurgical, endoscopic & Spine fixation surgeries consequent to thorough experience acquired at International Neuroscience Institute, Germany & Cleveland Spine Institute, USA. He has to his credit of performing the first successful case of awake Craniotomy for total removal of Glioma in India outside of Metro cities. His expertise in providing Neurocare extends to patients requiring Non-Operative Neuro ICU patients namely patients with head injury, Stroke, Seizures, GB Syndrome & other neurological conditions. He also practices a sound & rigorous process for outpatient care of backache, headache, vertigo, neuropathy, Parkinsons etc.