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Arun Kumar

Dr. Arun Kumar. K

M.S. (Gen. Surgery),MCh(Urology)

Contact: +919677023594
Email: drarun7@gmail.com


Aim:
To be part of an environment offering the best of medical needs and support to patients & aiming to achieve medical milestones for human fraternity.

Interests:
I am attracted to pursuing reconstructive urology due to the wide variety of clinical problems and the options available. I am particularly interested in the field of endoscopic and laparoscopic urology.

ACADEMIC TRAITS


Institution Year of Passing %marks
D.A.V. Matriculation H.S.S, Chennai 1998 96.67
Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai (M.B.B.S) 2004 73
All India Institute of Medical Sciences – New Delhi (M.S ) 2007
Cleared MRCS(Glasgow) parts 1,2 and 3 in first attempt 2008
DNB General Surgery- first attempt 2008 Gold medal
M Ch Urology- Madras Medical College 2012

SKILL SET:


    Surgical & medical skills:
  • Trained in Basic and Advanced laparoscopy at AIIMS Minimally invasive surgery training centre (2007).
  • Attended Ethicon trainer course in Basic surgical techniques (2006).
  • Life Member of Indian Hernia Society
  • Observership at MPUH, Nadiad- 15 days- robotic and LESS surgery
  • Trained on laparoscopy, TURP and PERC simulators in dry lab and animal models- MPUH, Nadiad.
  • Regularly attend all regional and national urology conferences and workshops to stay updated with recent medical advances.

    Language skills:
  • Can speak, read and write in English, Hindi and Tamil.
  • Can speak Telugu and Marathi.

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS:


  • Awarded “Best outgoing student” at school (D. A. V, Chennai),1998
  • Awarded “ Best outgoing student ” at M.B.B.S, Kilpauk Medical College,2004
  • Gold medal in DNB Surgery final examination (2008)

    Gold Medals:
  • Endowment gold medal in Anatomy (1999)
  • Endowment gold medal in Inter-collegiate Surgery (2002)
  • 1st certificate of merit in ophthalmology(2001)
  • 1st certificate of merit in E.N.T(2001)
  • 1st certificate of merit in General Medicine(2002)
  • 1st certificate of merit in Obsterics & Gynaecology(2002)
  • Madras Urological Society gold medals-theory & clinical in Urology(2012)

PUBLICATION:


  • Perforation peritonitis due to gastrointestinal cryptococcosis as an initial presentation in an AIDS patient in The Singapore Medical Journal-2008;49(11) e-305
  • Focal Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis sans calculus-a unique case scenario, Jan 2012-Med ej-The T. N. Dr. MGR Medical University

PAPER PRESENTATION:


1 TAPSUCON SEPT 2010 (1stprize) Urine cytology as a screening tool for bladder invasion in non-urothelial cancer
2 USICON JAN 2011 Bilateral cutaneous ureterostomy in complex pelvic injuries
3 SZUSICON 2011 PCNL after previous stone surgery
4 SZUSICON 2011 Focal XGPN sans calculus-a unique case
5 TAPASUCON 2011 Management of grade 4 renal injuries
6 TAPASUCON 2011 Chyluria- A clue to this mediastinal mass
7 USICON 2012 Factors influencing post PCNL fever and SIRS
8 ISECON FEB 2012 Impact on sexual function after reconstruction for post traumatic urethral stricture
9 TAPASUCON2016 Isolated prostate tuberculosis- cause of AUR- report of 2 cases
10 TAPASUCON2018 Non transection anastomotic urethroplasty –our experience

    M.S. Dissertation
  • I have done my dissertation on Standardized open mesh repair of inguinal hernia (using a technique of local anesthesia) with a standard size of mesh and predetermined fixation protocol for the mesh.

    M.Ch Dissertation
  • Role of transition zone index in assessing bladder outflow obstruction due to benign prostatic hyperplasia-devised cut off TZ index for Indian men.

WORK EXPERIENCE:


  • Senior Resident in Dept of Surgery, AIIMS; New Delhi-Feb to June 2008
  • Senior Resident in Dept of Surgery, JIPMER; Pondicherry- Jul 2008 to Aug 2009
  • Consultant Urologist at RG Stone urology and laparoscopy hospital- Oct2012 to Aug 2019

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES:


  • Helped organise several functions like MEDI EXPO 2000 (medical exhibition) at Kilpauk Medical college, SZUSICON 2011 at Mahabalipuram
  • Have been an active cricket player and served as captain of the college cricket team and won several tournaments.
  • Represented college in various sports – cricket, table-tennis, football.

PRESENT ROLE:


I am employed with GEM hospital from September2019 till date, in the capacity of senior consultant presently. I am well versed with all basic urology and endourologic procedures; ESWL, URS, RIRS, PCNL for stones. I have been performing Holmium laser enucleation of prostate independently from 2016. I am managing all reconstructive urologic operations at my centre. I have trained in basic and advanced uro laparoscopic procedures- nephrectomy, pyeloplasty etc.