Dr. Hemanth Kumar Kaukuntla is one of the foremost cardio-thoracic surgeons working at Century Superspeciality Hospitals, Hyderabad. Before taking up this assignment here, he worked as a consultant cardiothoracic surgeon at South Manchester University Hospital, Manchester, in UK.
After finishing his medical school from Osmania Medical College, he went to the United Kingdom for further surgical training in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. He did his basic surgical training from Coventry and Warwickshire University Hospitals NHS Trust. He obtained his FRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons in Glasgow and the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
He has trained in all aspects of adult cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and pediatric cardiac surgery, including adult cardiac transplantation. He is well experienced in all types of heart surgeries, including heart transplantation.