Dr.R.PADMAKUMAR MBBS, DNB, MNAMS,DipALS, FAIS, FIMSA, FCLS, FRCS (GI) Visiting Consultant Laparoscopic Surgeon at KIMS Hospital Cochin and Trivandrum. PROFILE QUALIFICATIONS A. Professional Qualificatin: Year / Institution Primary Medical Degree : MBBS : 1993 Alleppey Medical College Alleppey, India POST GRADUATE DEGREE DNRead More
Spleen is an organ that functions to remove unwanted materials such as old and damaged blood cells from the blood stream and plays an important role in the body’s defense system. They contain particular white bloods cells that have the ability to destroy the bacteria that invade the body and prevents from bacterial attack. It also acts as a filter to the blood stream to keep it clean. Laparoscopic Splenectomy procedure is the removalRead More
Breast cancer surgery is performed to remove one or both cancer affected breast. Breast cancer surgery is performed as a single procedure or in combination with other treatment methods such as chemotherapy, hormone therapy and radiation therapy. There are different surgical procedures performed depending on the size and stage of the cancer as part of breast cancer surgery and includes: Mastectomy : Surgery to remove the complete bRead More
Appendectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove an inflamed appendix from the body. Laparoscopic Appendectomy is a minimal invasive surgical procedure performed through few small incisions made in the abdomen with the help of a laparoscope. A laparoscope is a thin elongated tube like structure that has a camera attached to its end. The camera captures enlarged images of the internal organs and cavity and enables the surgeon to viewRead More
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy or minimally invasive gallbladder removal is a procedure performed to remove the gallbladder having stones. The gallbladder is a small pear shaped organ that aids in the digestion process. The organ lies just beneath the liver and collects the digestive enzymes (bile) produced in the liver and transports to the small intestine through narrow channels known as bile ducts. Causes for gallbladder problemsRead More
Gastrojejunostomy is a surgical procedure performed when the individual is suffering from stomach cancer causing obstructing in the passage of food in to the gut. The surgery is performed between the stomach and the proximal loop of the jejunum to drain the contents of the stomach or to provide a bypass for the gastric filling. Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy is a minimal invasive surgical procedure with few small incisions in the abdominal areRead More
Resection is a surgical procedure performed to remove a part or the entire organ from the body. Low anterior resection is the removal of a part of the intestine that is damaged due to various reasons. At Kims hospital, we perform minimally invasive laparoscopic low anterior resection to remove a damaged, blocked or infected segment of the intestine from the body. Laparoscopic low anterior resection procedure During the laparoscopic resectionRead More
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