Dr.B. Premkumar

Dr.B. Premkumar
General & Laparoscopic Surgeon, Chennai

MBBS, MS, M.ch

  • 1 Hospital
  • Worked as assistant professor of surgery Ramachandra medical college, Chennai for three years
  • Faculty for surgical training ethicon institute of surgical education
  • Consultant in Apollo hospital for eight years
  • One of the first three Indians to qualify with the ‘Master of minimal access surgery’ degree
  • Faculty for Indian association of gastro intestinal endo surgeons
  • Faculty for world association of laparoscopicsurgeons
  • Editorial board member “World journal of laparoscopic surgery’
  • Faculty for Society of laparoscopic and endoscopic surgeons of asia (ELSA), Singapore,2011

Specialities

  • General & Laparoscopic Surgery

  • General Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy

  • Amputations

  • Cystectomy

  • Excision

  • Gastrectomy

Expertise

  • Minor excision of lumps and swellings
  • Abcess drainage
  • Haemorrhoidectomy,fistulectomy,sphincterotomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Appendicectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Varicose vein stripping
  • CBD exploration
  • All intestinal resections and anastomoses
  • Colostomy
  • Hernia repair - inguinal ,incisional
  • Vagotomy,gastrojejunostomy
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Limb amputations
  • Skin grafting

Education

  • Masters in Minimal access surgery from Ninewells hospital, University of Dundee, Scotland
  • Certified in Bariatric surgery from European School of Laparoscopy, St.Pierre University,Brussels,Belgium,Europe

Practice Information

Apollo Hospitals, Greams Lane

Apollo Hospitals, Greams Lane

2nd Floor, B Ward 21, Off Greams Road, Greams Lane, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600006

MON - SAT

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • 8th All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Dec 27- 30. 1994.Coimbatore
  • International college of surgeons zonal conference. Aug 21- 23. 1998. Chennai
  • 58th Annual conference- Association of surgeons of India. Dec 25- 30. 1998.Ahmedabad
  • 59th Annual conference- Association of surgeons of India. Dec 25- 30. 1999.Madurai
  • XV Asia Pacific cancer conference. Dec 12- 15. 1999. Chennai. India.
  • 4th Congress of Indian association of gastro intestinal endosurgeons. Feb 25- 27.2000. Chennai
  • PSG Surgicon. 2003. Minimal access surgery conference. Coimbatore
  • 6th Congress of Indian association of gastro intestinal endosurgeons. Feb.2004.Ludhiana.Punjab
  • Update in Morbid obesity. PSG Surgicon.2004. Coimbatore
  • ASI South zone. 2004. Kodaikanal
  • ASI Annual conference. Dec.2004. Hyderabad
  • ASI city chapter. 2005. Chennai
  • 7th Congress of Indian association of gastro intestinal endosurgeons. Feb.2006.Bangalore
  • Association of minimal access surgeons of India conference, AMASICON 2006, Calcutta
  • PSG Surgicon.2007. Update on colorectal surgery. Jan.2007. Coimbatore
  • Association of minimal access surgeons of India conference, AMASICON 2007, Feb. Hyderabad
  • World congress of laparoscopic surgeons, Delhi
  • PSG Surgicon 2008, Coimbatore,India
  • IAGES, South zone, Coonoor, Tamilnadu
  • Laparosurg 2008, Coimbatore
  • OSSICON, Chennai, 2008 - organizing committee member.
  • Asia pacific hernia congress, Bali, Indonesia
  • MASICON, Global hospitals, Chennai
  • OSSICON, Hyderabad, 2009
  • World congress of laparoscopic surgeons. Delhi
  • PSG Surgicon, 2010.Coimbatore
  • Asia pacific hernia society, 2010
  • Chikitsa Rattan award and gold medal for excellence in health care, By International srudy circle, New delhi, 2004
  • Bharath Jyothi award, International friendship society,New delhi,2010
  • Treatment of carcinoma rectum- zonal conference- International college of surgeons. Aug 1998. Chennai. India
  • Treatment of fungating tumours- annual conference- Association of surgeons of India.Dec 1999. Madurai. India
  • 2 & 3 port laparoscopic cholecystectomy- Indian association of gastrointestinal endosurgeons 4th congress. Feb 2000. Chennai. India
  • An interesting case of acute abdomen. "Hyper homocysteinemia". PSG surgicon.2003.Coimbatore. India
  • How to enter a scarred abdomen! 6th Congress of Indian association of gastro intestinal endosurgeons. Feb.2004.Ludhiana.Punjab.India
  • Koch's beware. Extra pulmonary Tuberculosis. ASI South zone. 2004. Kodaikanal. India
  • Parathyroid adenoma classical presentation. ASI South zone. 2004. Kodaikanal. India
  • Retro peritoneal sarcomas. ASI South zone. 2004. Kodaikanal. India.
  • Acute appendicitis in umbilical hernia. ASI Annual conference. Dec.2004. Hyderabad.India
  • Foreign body in the CBD. ASI Annual conference. Dec.2004. Hyderabad.India
  • Stricture oesophagus. Multi modality approach. ASI city chapter. 2005. Chennai India
  • An eccrine axillary carcinoma. ASI city chapter. 2005. Chennai India.
  • Ergonomics of port placement. AMASICON 2006. Calcutta. 2006
  • Choledocholithiasis. Multimodality and laparoscopic approach. AMASICON.2007.Hyderabad.India
  • Management of undescended testis in the adult. AMASICON 2007.Hyderabad. India
  • Laparoscopic Incisional hernia, materials and methods.
  • NAGASICON.2009. India
  • Laparoscopic splenectomy, pros and cons. NAGASICON. 2009
  • Ergonomics of laparoscopy. MASICON, Global hospitals. 2009
  • Single incision laparoscopic hernia repair - Initial experience. APHS, 2010, korea
  • Life member- Association of surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Life member- Indian medical association (IMA)
  • Life member- Independent medical practitioners association of India (IMPAI)
  • Life member- Indian association of gastro intestinal endo surgeons (IAGES)
  • Founder member- Association of minimal access surgeons of India (AMASI)
  • Life member - Society of endoscopic and laparoscopic surgeons of India (SELSI)
  • Life member - Asia Pacific hernia society (APHS).
  • Life member - Endoscopic and laparoscopic surgeons society of Asia (ELSA).
  • Life member - World association of laparoscopic surgeons (WALS)