Dr.K. Ilankumaran Anesthesiologist in Chennai

Dr.K. Ilankumaran

Anesthesiologist, Chennai


  • 1 Hospital


  • Has gained invaluable experience in various super specialties including Liver Transplant at the Royal Infirmary- Edinburgh, Royal Hospital for Sick Children-Edinburgh, Kings College Hospital-London, Southern General Hospital-Glasgow and in various Hospitals in East Anglia-England including West Suffolk Hospital-Bury St Edmunds.


  • Anesthesiology

  • Critical Care


  • Liver Transplant (Adult and Paediatric)
  • Intensive care
  • Advanced technical skills in Anaesthesia and Intensive care
  • Non-clinical
  • Patient safety
  • Teaching
  • Information technology in Medical field


  • Under graduation from Coimbatore Medical College
  • Post graduation from the prestigious Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2001.
  • Training in Anaesthesia, Intensive care and Pain management in the United Kingdom for 5 years and obtained FRCA from the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London in 2008.
  • Training in the UK, 
  • In the UK, he has completed Advanced Life support (ALS), European Paediatric Life Support (EPLS) and Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) courses.
  • Has also obtained special training in fibre-optic intubation; ultrasound guided nerve blocks, Teaching methods and Simulation based training.
  •  Fellowship in Anaesthesia, Intensive care and Pain medicine by the Royal College of Anaesthetists

Practice Information

Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Chennai

Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Chennai

439, Cheran Nagar, Perumbakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600100

Achievements & Contributions

  • Conferences Attended: He has presented many lectures and posters in various National and International Conferences in the UK and in India
  • The prestigious TNJHA memorial- KP.Sansoria award by the Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists has been presented to him for his work on ‘Continuous caudal block with tunneling of Epidural catheter’, which is an innovative technique in the field of Regional Anaesthesia in Paediatrics in 2003.
  • He is a co-founder and moderator of the website www.AnaesthesiaNet.in, which caters as a platform for education and communication for Indian Anaesthesiologists.
  • He is a co-author of two booklets and CD-ROMS on segmental epidural Anaesthesia and upper limb nerve blocks.
  • He received gold medal from the Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists for best paper presentation at state level.
  • Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists
  • Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine