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Saravana Kumar

Dr. S Saravana Kumar

MBBS., DNB(Gen.Surg)., FMAS., FAIS.,

Lead Consultant
Department of Obesity & Diabetes Surgery centre

Senior Consultant
Department of Upper GI and Hernia Surgery.


  • He is completed MBBS from PSG IMS&R in 1999, DNB General surgery from Madurai Medical College, Rajaji Govt.Hospital in 2003.
  • He is with prof.Dr.C.Palanivelu since 2008, for 13 years now. He developed his skills and advanced laparoscopic surgeries under his guidance. He is part of upper GI surgical team since 2012 – as s senior consultant doing all major surgical works including all types of hernia surgery, gall bladder surgery, lap.Fundoplication, Achalasia cardia, Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, upper GI cancer surgeries except oesophageal cancers.
  • He is having special interest in obesity & diabetes surgery – joined with Dr.Praveenraj since 2013. Now he is a lead consultant in the department of obesity & Diabetic surgery. He has participated as a faculty in various national / international conferences, conducted regular CME / Seminars / Training courses in obesity, hernia and upper GI fields. He published more than 30 papers in well renowned journals. He is also co-author of books published in the field of obesity – (1) Bariatric surgical practice guide (2) Clinics in Bariatric / Metabolic surgery.