Yenepoya Medical College Visiting Professor
A wonderful session of Skill Training Programme for Surgeons at Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore was conducted by Dr. R. Padmakumar and Dr. Madhukar Pai. The programme received unprecedented support by Vice Chancellor, Dean , Heads of Departments and staff. Team of 15 from Verwandeln Institute Kochi (Center for laparoscopic training) spend 4 days very productively with 33 Surgeries done in animal lab and 22 procedures in the main operation theater. Participating Surgeons from different parts of India & abroad, significantly improved their skills in various keyhole surgeries to be of great use to their patients.
Training was conducted on Endotrainers, Suturing, Knotting, Videos, Energy Source, Video Sessions, Demonstration, Updates on Mesh, Fixation devices, Hernia Surgeries (TEP, TAPP, Ventral hernia), Bariatric Surgery, Endoscopic Thyroidectomy.
About Dr. R. Padmakumar
Dr. R. Padmakumar is one of the Best Hernia Surgeon in India. He has been changing lives through Keyhole Surgery. He has got more than 30 years of hands-on experience in laparoscopic Surgery in major hospitals across India and has completed more than 7000 cases of Laparoscopic Hernia Surgeries. Dr. Padmakumar has trained more than 300 surgeons from all over the world the art of laparoscopic surgery especially Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery. Dr. Padmakumar is also hailed as one of the Best Bariatric Surgeon in India & UAE. He is renowned for new and improved treatment techniques and the first in the World to perform Scarless Bariatric Surgery with Tummy Tuck / Abdominoplasty. He is also one of the very few thyroid surgeons in India doing Endoscopic Thyroidectomy (scarless thyroid surgery).