Bariatric Surgeon India – Dr R Padmakumar at VPS Lakeshore
Bariatric Surgeon – Dr. R. Padmakumar is Sr. Consultant Laparoscopic and Obesity Surgeon – Department of MIS and Head of Department, General & Lap. Surgery at VPS Lakeshore Hospital and also Managing Director of Keyhole Clinic – Center for Obesity and Laparoscopic Surgery. Dr. Padmakumar is hailed as the leading Bariatric Surgeon in India & UAE. He is renowned for new and improved treatment techniques. He is first in the World to perform SCARLESS BARIATRIC SURGERY with Abdominoplasty
Best Bariatric Surgeon – Professional Excellence Awards
- World Medical Council Excellence Healthcare Award 2019 – Professional Excellence – Obesity (Bariatric Surgery) and Diabetes Resolution. Read More
- Professional Excellence in Obesity (Bariatric Surgery) & Diabetes Surgery. Read More
100 most power Indians in the Gulf – Business.com
A specialist in obesity and diabetes, Dr. R. Padmakumar is presently exerting his considerable intelligence in a bid to help alleviate lifestyle diseases in the Gulf. Padmakumar is the first surgeon to win approval from the UAE’s Ministry of Health to conduct keyhole excess fat removal surgery.
Given the prevalence of diabetes in the Gulf – with some estimates claiming that the disease accounts for some 40 percent of the UAE’s healthcare budget alone – Padmakumar’s technique could make the difference for hundreds of patients in the region. He received his training in laparoscopy and cancer surgery from prestigious institutions including the All India Institute of Medical Sciences and Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai and Apollo Cancer Hospital, Chennai.
Dr. Padmakumar – The Wizard Laparoscopic Surgeon – Article in Indian Express
Dr. Padmakumar noted that Obesity Surgery was effective in controlling Diabetes and he was one among the first five in the world to do Diabetic resolution surgery.
Dr Padmakumar is a sought after surgeon to conduct these surgeries in various parts of India. In the Gulf, Diabetes and Obesity were taking away 40% of the health expenses and he was invited by renowned hospitals in the Gulf to conduct these procedures. He has helped citizens from many countries in resolving diabetes and obesity and lead a healthy life. In recognition of his work, Dr Padmakumar was selected in the list of “100 most powerful Indians in the Gulf,” holding 28th position for the professional excellence and commitment in obesity and diabetes surgery.
The New Indian Express – The Sunday Magazine
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VPS Lakeshore Hospital
VPS Lakeshore, also known as Lakeshore Hospital is a multi super-speciality Hospital in Kochi, Kerala. It is located along National Highway 47 in Nettoor, and is a 650-bedded facility with over 30 clinical departments.