MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - General Surgery, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery
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Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M K, Sr. Consultant pediatric urologist and managing director has been practicing pediatric urology at NU Hospitals, Bangalore since 2003. NU Hospitals is the country's first stand alone nephrology and urology hospital to achieve the dual distinction of being both NABH and NABL accredited. His interests include pediatric urolithiasis (stone disease) - both the minimally invasive urologic surgery and the metabolic evaluation, dysfunctional elimination syndrome, urinary tract infection in children, undescended testis, PUJ obstruction, VUR (Vesico Ureteric Reflux), hypospadias, primary nocturnal enuresis (bed wetting), urodynamics in children, laparoscopic pediatric urology, posterior urethral valves (PUV) and major reconstructive urology for children with spinal dysraphisms. He has 6 publications in peer reviewed indexed journals and has also delivered numerous presentations in the field of pediatric urology across the country in various academic platforms. He was a gold medalist at his school having graduated as the best outgoing student and he is a gold medalist in Mbbs, from the Mysore University. He completed his MS - general surgery and DNB - general surgery from the J N Medical College, Belgaum and finished his residency training (DNB) in urology at the NU Trust, Bangalore. He is also a qualified pediatric urologist having finished his fellowship in pediatric urology from the Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences, Karnataka. He has had training abroad in the field of pediatric urology at the Cleveland Clinic, Columbus, Ohio and at the Boston children's hospital, Boston, USA. At various state and zonal level urology conferences, he has been a recipient of awards in the best paper and best video presentations category. His other interests are it in hospitals and hospital administration and he is currently pursuing expansion plans and launch of new units (launch of the Rajajinagar unit) of NU Hospitals at Bangalore and in Tamil Nadu. He has been instrumental in bringing down the costs of establishing a world class facility, with use of technology and quality material and equipment sourced from around the world, so that this benefit can be passed onto the patients.He is also actively working on bringing forth various philanthropic initiatives in the field of nephrology and urology so that those who cannot afford the current medical costs, may receive quality and timely care.
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Doctor Prasanna is amazing, friendly explains things very clearly, not rushing to any surgery, slow and steady. He treated my father for his urinary retention and his steady clear approach made my father to come out of the issue without surgery. Definitely recommends Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh.
HI this is Pavan, First of all Thanks to NU Hospitals, because i've an appointment with Mr. Dr Prasanna Venkatesh at 2:45pm due to heavy traffic i reached hospital at 4:15pm, with a small request they have accepted my concern, & made an appointment with Dr. A huge tones of Thanks to Miss, Sarala, who is attendant to Dr & Patient, she received me with a a smile, answering with smile, after waiting for 15min, entered into Dr chamber, he received with smile too, he explained me the situation in a simple manner & understandable language, later he enquired about my situation, he did not suggested me take all scanning, he just suggested me to take whichever required tests only, later he suggested me to consult Mr, Prasanna Kumar Kamble, he is also super guy, explained me about my health status with the small general example, he is awesome too. Dr, Kamble suggested me to take 4 weeks of medication but Pharmacy guy gave me tablets only for 4 days. You need to very careful to take the tablets etc. But anyways luckily i met Dr. Prasanna , he is excellent. Thanks Mr. Prasanna Venkatesh & entire team
Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh, strongly recommended and insist for the treatment after identifying stricture in one of the tests called RGU. I was suffering from prolonged UTI for a month, and a dynamic obstruction in the flow. His ethical words touched my heart, he said " once you identifying the cause you should get treated for it, whether you decide here or any where else. " that was his Frank opinion,... Then I decided to under go these procedure and experienced the ********* treatment from him, he is very positive, confident on his decision and work.
Q: Where does Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K practice?
A: Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K practices at NU Hospitals - Padmanabhanagar.
Q: Why do patients visit Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K?
A: Patients frequently visit Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K for Paediatric Urology, Urolithiasis, Kidney Stone Treatment. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Practo.
Q: What is Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K's rating?
A: Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K has been recommended by 292 patients and has recieved stories from 157 patients. You can read detailed reviews of the doctor on Practo.
Q: What is Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K's education qualification?
A: Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K has the following qualifications - MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - General Surgery, Fellowship in Pediatric Urology, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery.
Q: What does Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K specialises in ?
A: Dr. Prasanna Venkatesh M. K specialises as Urologist, Pediatric Urologist.