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Dr. Naveen T K

Dr. Naveen T K

MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon


13 Years Experience Overall  (9 years as specialist)

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Dr. Naveen T K is a General Surgeon in BTM Layout 1st Stage, Bangalore and has an experience of 4 years in this field. Dr. Naveen T K practices at Niranth Kiran Clinic , Life Care Hospital and Niranth Kiran Health Care. He completed MBBS from Sri Devaraj URS Medical College, Bangalore University in 2007 and MS - General Surgery from Sri Devaraj URS Medical College, Bangalore University. He is a member of Karnataka Medical Council.

BTM Layout, Bangalore

Life Care Hospital


No.23/24, 20th Main,Gangothri Circle,1st Stage, Btm Layout. Landmark : Near Gangothri Bar & Restaurant.., Bangalore

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a general surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is a doctor highly skilled in surgery of a wide range of and most commonly occurring diseases.

Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?

A: A general surgeon performs surgery for digestive tract (oesophagus and related organs), abdomen and its contents, appendicitis, hernia, gallbladder, breast, skin, and soft tissue and endocrine system.

Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?

A: A surgeon who has completed his training in general surgery and, then specialized in oncology can perform surgery for cancer treatment.

Q: How general surgeon is different from a specialist surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is highly skilled in surgical procedure for various parts of the body. They are also trained in pre, during and post-operative surgical critical care and injury due to accidents. However, a specialist surgeon, after having training in general surgery, gets additional training in a particular speciality related to a specific system of the body. e.g. orthopedic surgery

Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?

A: Removal of appendicitis is called as appendectomy and is a common surgical procedure performed by a general surgeon.


Awards and Recognitions

Research Paper on Diabetic foot Published in Indian Journal Of Surgery


MBBS - Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar, 2007
MS - General Surgery - Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar, 2011


Institutional Ethics Committee- Member Secretary


2007 - 2010 Post Graduate at sri devaraj urs medical college
2010 - 2013 Assistant Profeser at sri devaraj urs medical college
2013 - Present Medical Director at Life Care Hospital
2017 - 2019 surgeon at life care hospital


76258 Karnataka Medical Council, 2007
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