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Dr. Vaithiswaran Velayoudam Senior Consultant & Coordinator – Surgical Oncology (Gastrointestinal and HPB)

Dr. Vaithiswaran is an eminent Surgical Oncologist specialising in Gastrointestinal and HPB cancers. His area of expertise is in Minimally Invasive management of cancers of the gastro- intestinal tract, the liver and the pancreas.He received his medical and surgical training from distinguished institutions in the country such as JIPMER and AIIMS. He has a rich experience of over 12 years in the field of surgical oncology.


Education & Training

  • Bachelor degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) from JIPMER, Pondicherry, India in 1998

  • Master of Surgery (MS) in General Surgery from JIPMER, Pondicherry, India in 2003

  • MRCS from Glasgow, UK in 2006

  • Senior Residency in Surgical Oncology- AIIMS, New Delhi 2004 to 2008

Professional Work

  • Former Assistant Professor in Department of Surgical Oncology at NIMS, Hyderabad

  • Former Consultant Surgeon in Minimally Invasive and GI surgery, GEM hospital, Coimbatore

  • Former Senior consultant and Head, Department of Minimally Invasive and GI surgery, Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai

  • Performed Live surgical demonstrations in national and state conferences

  • Focus on multi-modality and Tumor board based management on GI and HPB cancers

  • Focus on Early recovery protocols (ERAS) after major surgeries of GI and HPB cancers

Publications and Awards

  • Invited faculty in many National and International conferences.

  • Co-authored landmark articles in the field of minimally invasive surgery for GI cancers which are published in peer reviewed journals.

  • More than twenty abstract publications in International conferences

  • Faculty at skill courses conducted by National Associations – IAGES, IASG, AMASI

  • Presented over 15 papers at International conferences

  • Fellowships: Fellow of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India, Fellow of Association of Surgeons of India

  • Awards

    • Best of Videos Presentation: IASG, Pune 2015

    • Best Paper: IASG, Hyderabad 2009

    • Best Paper: ISDE, Kagoshima 2010 (Co- Author)

    • Best Videos session: IAGES Hyderabad 2017

    • Certificate of Honour (MBBS) in Microbiology, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Preventive and Social Medicine and Biochemistry

Areas of Expertise

Minimally Invasive (key-hole) radical surgery for

  • Esophageal cancers

  • Colorectal cancers

  • Stomach cancers

  • Pancreatic cancers

  • Liver cancers

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