Dr. Moni Abraham Kuriakose

Dr. Moni Abraham Kuriakose
Surgical Oncologist, Bangalore

BDS, MBCHB, FDSRCS, FFDRCS, FRCS

Dr. Moni Abraham Kuriakose is a consultant Surgical Oncologist associated with Mazumdar-shaw cancer center, Bangalore. He is the director of the department of surgical oncology at Mazumdar. He is also an American Board Certified Surgeon.

Specialities

  • Surgical Oncology

  • Oncology

Expertise

  • Head & Neck Surgery - Oncology
  • Pain & Palliation - Oncology

Education

  • BDS from College of Dental Surgery, University of Bristol, Manipal in 1979 -  1983
  • MB Ch.B in 1988 - 1992
  • FDSRCS (Oral Surgery) from  Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1987
  • FFDRCS (Oral Surgery) from  Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland in 1987
  • FRCS from Royal College of Surgeon of Edinburgh in 1995
  • FRCS (Maxillofacial Surgery) from Intercolegiate Board of Examinations, UK in 1998
  • Board Certification Head and Neck Surgery from American Head and Neck Society in 1998
  • Board Certification Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Feb 2006

Practice Information

Mazumdar - Shaw Cancer Center, Bangalore

Mazumdar - Shaw Cancer Center, Bangalore

Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City No. 258/A, Anekal Taluk, Bommasandra Industrial Area, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560099

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Book Chapters:The Oral Cavity. DeLacure M.D., Kuriakose M.A., in Plastic Surgery: Indications, Operations, Outcomes. Volume 5, Head and Neck Surgery. Achauer, B.M., Eriksson, E., Guyuron, B., editors. C.V. Mosby, New York, Volume 3, 1211-1232, 2000
  • Oral Cavity, Kuriakose M.A., Iyer S., Clinical Scenarios in Surgical Oncology, Khatri V., editor, Elsivier, 2005
  • Oropharynx, Kuriakose M.A., Iyer S., Clinical Scenarios in Surgical Oncology, Khatri V., editor, Elsivier, 2005
  • Sentinel node biopsy, Kuriakose M.A, Trivedi N., Surgical techniques in oral and maxillofacial surgery, Elsivier, 2007 
  • AO Faculty at Craniofacial trauma and reconstruction workshop Davos, Switzerland, 2008
  • TMA Pai Gold Medal for outstanding academic achievements, University of Mysore in 1983
  • Best student award, College of Dentistry, Manipal, University of Mysore in 1983
  • Best student paper, Indian Dental Association National Conference, Bangalore in 1982
  • University first rank in all four years of BDS course, University of Mysore in 1979-83
  • University first rank in all subjects of BDS course except physiology.- First rank in Anatomyand Dental materials, (1st year); Pathology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry
  • and Oral pathology (2nd year); General Surgery, General Medicine (3rd year), Oral
  • surgery, Orthodontics, Restorative dentistry, Periodontics, Prosthetics, and Oral
  • medicine
  • Karnataka State Award, Ministry of Youth Affairs, Government of Karanataka, for
  • securing university first rank in final BDS examination
  • Medical student research award Royal college of Radiologist, UK in  1992
  • Medical Research Council of UK Rogers Prize for project- Oral cancer in young adults, 1992
  • British Medical and Dental Students' Union Bursary, 1992
  • 3M Health Care Elective Project Prize, 1992
  • BMI Research Award, British Association of Maxillofacial Surgeons Conference in 1991
  • Outstanding Clinical Research Award, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo in 1997
  • Certificate for outstanding presentation at the Centennial Triological Society
  • meeting, Arizona, 1997
  • Outstanding Basic Science Research Award, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York  in 1998
  • New York Head and Neck Society Research Award in 1998
  • Young Scientist Travel Award, 4th International workshop of head and neck cancer research, Virginia in 1998
  • American Head and Neck Society Young Investigator Award in 1999
  • New York School of Medicine Clinical Investigator Award in 2000
  • AACR/ASCO Junior Faculty Award to attend the Vale Clinical Trial Workshop in 2001
  • Distinguished Alumni Award Manipal Academy of Higher Educations, Dec 2011
  • Publications:Thankappan, K., Trivedi, N. P., Sharma, M., Kuriakose, M. A. and Iyer, S.  Free radial forearm adiposo-fascial flap for inferior maxillectomy defect reconstruction. Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery, 2009.  42, 100-103
  • Elango, J. K., Sundaram, K. R., Gangadharan, P., Subhas, P., Peter, S., Pulayath, C. and Kuriakose, M. A.  Factors affecting oral cancer awareness in a high-risk population in India. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 2009.  10, 627-630
  • Kuriakose, M. A. and Trivedi, N. P.  Sentinel node biopsy in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery, 2009.  17, 100-110.
  • Chatni, S. S., Sharan, R., Patel, D., Iyer, S., Tiwari, R. M. and Kuriakose, M. A.  Transmandibular approach for excision of maxillary sinus tumors extending to pterygopalatine and infratemporal fossae. Oral Oncology, 2009.  45, 720-726
  • Thankappan, K., Sharan, R., Iyer, S. and Kuriakose, M. A.  Esthetic and anatomic basis of modified lateral rhinotomy approach. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2009.  67, 231-234
  • Trivedi, N. P., Swaminathan, D. K., Thankappan, K., Chatni, S., Kuriakose, M. A. and Iyer, S.  Comparison of quality of life in advanced laryngeal cancer patients after concurrent chemoradiotherapy vs total laryngectomy. Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery, 2008.  139, 702-707
  • Sharan, R., Sharma, M., Vijayaraghavan, S., Sasidharan, P. R., Kuriakose, M. A. and Iyer, S.  A simplified technique of free flap pedicle transfer for reconstruction of defects following head and neck cancer ablation. Journal of Surgical Oncology, 2009.  99, 80-81
  • Battoo, A. J., Salih, S., Unnikrishnan, A. G., Jojo, A., Bahadur, S., Iyer, S. and Kuriakose, M. A.  Oncogenic osteomalacia from nasal cavity giant cell tumor. Head & Neck, 2010
  • Thankappan, K., Kuriakose, M. A., Chatni, S. S., Sharan, R., Trivedi, N. P., Vijayaraghavan, S., Sharma, M. and Iyer, S.  Lateral Arm Free Flap for Oral Tongue Reconstruction: An Analysis of Surgical Details, Morbidity, Functional, and Aesthetic Outcome. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 2010
  • Iyer, S. and Kuriakose, M. A.  Tensor Facia Lata-iliac crest osteocutaneous flap for orbitomaxillary reconstruction: A preliminary report. Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery. 2010.  43, 8-13
  • Thankappan, K., Duarah, S., Trivedi, N. P., Panikar, D., Kuriakose, M. A. and Iyer, S.  Vascularised fibula osteocutaneous flap for cervical spinal and posterior pharyngeal wall reconstruction. Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery, 2009.  42, 252-254
  • Trivedi, N. P., Ravindran, H. K., Sundram, S., Iyer, S., Kekatpure, V., Durah, S. and Kuriakose, M. A.  Pathologic evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes in oral squamous cell carcinoma. Head & Neck, 2010.  32, 1437-1443
  • Nambiar, A., Pv, S., Susheelan, V. and Kuriakose, M. A.  The concepts in poorly differentiated carcinoma of the thyroid: A review article. Journal of Surgical Oncology, 2011
  • Member of NYU Cancer Institute in 1999-2003
  • Member of Bellevue Cancer Committee in 2002-2003
  • Member of Research and Ethics Committee, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in 2004-2005
  • Member of Scientific Review Committee, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in 2005-2009
  • Doctoral committee, Amrita Viswavidhaypeetham University, 2008-2009
  • Member Instituional Review Board, Narayana Hrudayalaya Medical City, 2011 to present
  • Honoranary membership of Iranian Association of Oral and Maxillofaical Surgeons, June 2010
  • Member Operation Room Utilization Committee, Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City, 2009 to present
  • Member Ethics and Scientific Review Committee, Narayana Hrudayalaya, 2011 to present