Ernakulam, KL ****01
Focused General Surgeon performing variety of surgical procedures. Detail-oriented individual with thorough knowledge of modern surgical practices. Committed to improving patient quality of life by carrying out standard surgical procedures and appropriate follow-ups. PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY
Puducherry • 12/2015
Ernakulam • 05/2020
DNB: General Surgery
Diagnosis and treatment of
• Preop assessment
• Surgical Techniques
• Post-operative care
Lourdes Hospital - General Surgeon, DNB Resident
Ernakulam, Kerala • 06/2017 - Current
Made informed decisions of therapeutic intervention based on patient information and preferences, up-to-date scientific evidence and clinical judgment.
Operated on patients to correct deformities, repair injuries and prevent and treat diseases.
Analyzed patients' medical histories, medication allergies, physical conditions and examination results to determine best procedure.
Performed minor, outpatient surgical procedures, including cyst excisions, breast mass biopsies, chest tube thoracotomies and tracheostomy insertions.
Informed patients of risks prior to procedures to assist families and patients in making educated decisions for personal care.
Monitored patient health condition after surgery by coordinating follow-up meetings with patient.
Administered treatment before surgeries to alleviate pain and manage patient conditions.
• Designed treatment plans for patients.
• Followed strict schedules during surgeries.
• Administered pain relief medication.
Performed emergency surgeries like appendicectomy, orchidectomy, orchidopexy and laparotomy for bowel obstruction and perforation, limb amputations
• Assisted emergency trauma surgery, splenectomy
Performed other procedures like hernia repair, hydrocelectomy, circumcision, breast surgeries like lumpectomy, wire guided biopsy, MRM,TRAM reconstruction, BCS
Assisted several thyroidectomy, neck dissection, parotidectomy, tongue and oral cancer excision and reconstruction.
Assisted laparoscopic appendicectomy, cholecystectomy, hernia surgery and bariatric procedure like sleeve gastrectomy.
Assisted several GI surgeries such LAR, APR, colectomy, colostomy, esophagogastrectomy, gastrectomy, cholecystectomy, CBD exploration, Whipple's procedure.
Assisted neurosurgery procedures like craniotomy, craniectomy, intracranial tumor excision, discectomy.
Assisted plastic surgery procedures like tendon and nerve repair, burns debridement, SSG.
Assisted cardiothoracic and vascular surgery procedures like AVF creation, varicose vein surgery, arterial bypass, CABG, mitral valve repair, lung lobectomy.
Communicated one-on-one with patients during consultative appointments to explain treatment plan and educate on upcoming procedures.
• Educated patients on recovery methods and times. Collaborated with other medical professionals to check patient wishes and care.
Thoroughly assessed patients to identify medical condition and level of surgical risk.
Managed quality assurance program, including on-site evaluations, internal audits and customer surveys.
Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.