Dr. Prof. Mohan Kameswaran ENT Surgeon in Chennai

Dr. Prof. Mohan Kameswaran

ENT Surgeon, Chennai


  • 1 Hospital


  • Managing Director & Senior Consultant of Madras ENT Research Foundation, is the Visiting Professor of Rajah Muthiah Medical College Hospital, Annamalai University, Chidambaram and at Sri Ramachandra Medical University, Chennai
  • He is one of the pioneers of Cochlear Implant Surgery in India and was responsible for starting Cochlear Implant surgery in many cities in India, Sri Lanka & Nepal
  • He is the FIRST Surgeon in South and South East Asia to have performed the AUDITORY BRAIN STEM IMPLANT and the FIRST PAEDIATRIC BRAINSTEM IMPLANT in Asia, January 2009
  • Also the FIRST surgeon in Asia Pacific region to have performed the TOTALLY IMPLANTABLE HEARING DEVICE surgery
  • He is the first surgeon in India & South East Asia to have performed the Auditory Brain Stem Implant
  • He was also the first to introduce the KTP/532 laser in ENT surgery in India, this being the most advanced laser in the world
  • He has worked as a professor of ENT in King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
  • He is the first Indian ENT surgeon to have been invited as a Guest Faculty by the prestigious British Academy Conference in 2006
  • He also has to his credit a textbook on ‘Tropical Diseases in ENT’
  • He is a Doctor with a social consciousness & conducts free ENT camps in several parts of rural India
  • He has mentored ENT surgeons who hold positions of distinction in various parts of the country


  • ENT (Otolaryngology)


  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

  • Laser Surgery

  • Sinus Surgery

  • Skull Base Surgery


  • Cochlear Implants
  • Laser Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery


  • Graduated from Madras Medical College
  • MS from Madras Medical College, Chennai 
  • Fellowship at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh

Practice Information

Madras ENT Research Foundation, Chennai

Madras ENT Research Foundation, Chennai

No-1, I Cross Street, Off. II Main Road, Raja Annamalai Puram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600028

Achievements & Contributions

  • He was conferred the prestigious ‘Tamilnadu Scientist Award-2007’ by the Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology, Government of Tamil Nadu in 2008 and was also conferred ‘Doctor of Science (Honoris–Causa)’ by The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University in 2008
  • He has also conducted several workshops for the benefit of the Post Graduate students in ENT, including advanced techniques in ENT surgery
  • He has been a recipient of the ‘PADMA SHRI’ National Award by the Government of India in recognition of his distinguished and exceptional service in the field of Medicine in 2006
  • He was also awarded the prestigious ‘Indo-Australian Award’ for Meritorious Service by the Indo-Australian Association, and ‘For the sake of Honour Award’ by Rotary club of Madras Esplanade in 2006
  • He was the recipient of ‘Award for Excellence of Service’ in appreciation of contribution to Pioneering Cochlear Implant Program in Srilanka, by the President of Srilanka, in 2006
  • ‘Award for Service’ from Vidya Jyothi Sir Arthur C. Clarke, Srilanka in 2006 and Conferred ‘Award for Excellence’ in appreciation of outstanding contribution towards the Cochlear Implant Group of India, by His Excellency, the Governor of Kerala, in 2006
  • He was awarded the ‘Shri Shyam Lal Saxena Memorial Award 2005-2006’ by the National Academy of Medical Sciences for the best-published work in the field of bio-medical engineering by bio-medical scientists
  • He has received several gold medals in his undergraduate and postgraduate days
  • He has more than 75 publications in major international journals. He is an outstanding teacher and has been duly recognized by the Royal College of Surgeons for which he is an overseas tutor
  • He is the only Indian to be elected as a Member of the Governing Body-Asia-Pacific Cochlear Implant Board, in 2007
  • Prof. Mohan Kameswaran was elected as an Executive Board Member of the International Federation of Otorhinolaryngological Societies (IFOS)

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