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Dr. Karthik Gunasekaran

Dr. Karthik Gunasekaran

Dr. Karthik Gunasekaran

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

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Laparoscopic Surgeon

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Sexologist

26 Years Experience Overall  (26 years as specialist)

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Dr. Karthik Gunasekaran, MS, FRCS (Glasg), FIAGES( Gastro), FECSM(UK), FIMSA, F.UROGYN( USA) F.ANDRO, DCE, is a senior consultant in Advanced Laser surgery, Minimally invasive Laparoscopy, Urology and Men's health. He obtained his MS in General Surgery from Madras Medical College and his FRCS from the RoyalCollege of Surgeons( Glasgow). He was awarded the Prof Venugopal Gold Medal in Urology in 1998. He obtained his Fellowship in PelvicFloor Surgery from The Cleveland Clinic in the United States. His interest in Urology and Men's health made him train with Dr. Paul Turek from the Turek clinic, the USA in Men's health and Andrology and Dr. Goldstein from Sandiego, USA. A FECSM ( Oxford, U.K.) qualification in Sexology and Men's health followed and also an Embryology Diploma from Chettinad University. He is the Editor of the text book " Male Infertility- A Clinical Approach" by Springer publications. With so many qualifications under his belt, his areas of interest are in Laser Surgery treatment for Piles, Fissure, Fistulas, Kidney Stones, Hernia, Gallstones, Urinary Incontinence, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Male Infertility and Men's Sexual Health. He is a well known Chennai Andrologist and Chennai Sexologist.

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5/395, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Indira Nagar, Landmark: Near Hotel Formula One, Chennai

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Laser Kidney Stone Clinic

#5/395,Old Mahabalipuram Road,Indira Nagar, Landmark: Near Hotel Formula One, Chennai

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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.

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Sexual Dysfunction
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Delayed Ejaculation
Micro Penis
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Gender Identity Issues
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Male Urology

Awards and Recognitions

Gold Medal in Urology - 1998
Prof A.Venugopal Gold Medal - 1998

Education

MBBS - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 1994
MS - General Surgery - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 1998

Memberships

Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo-Surgeons (IAGES)
Indian Urogynecological Society

Experience

2012 - 2012 Male Fertility Training at Turek Clinic, USA
2012 - 2012 Sexual Medicine Fellowship at San Diego Sexual Medicine, USA
2013 - 2013 Oxford Course in Sexology at Hungary, Europe
2014 - 2014 Fellowship of European Committee of Sexual Medicine at ESSM, Europe
2003 - 2004 Fellowship in Urogynecology at Cleveland Clinic, USA

Registrations

53950 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1994

Trainings and Certifications

FRCS - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (RCPS), Glasgow, 2017
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