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Dr. R. Selvan

Dr. R. Selvan

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Plastic Surgery

General Surgeon


Plastic Surgeon

27 Years Experience Overall  (27 years as specialist)

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Dr. R. Selvan is a General Surgeon and Plastic Surgeon in Tambaram East, Chennai and has an experience of 27 years in these fields. Dr. R. Selvan practices at Complete Surgical Solutions Centre in Tambaram East, Chennai and Sushruth Plastic Surgery Centre in Tambaram West, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1989,MS - General Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1993 and MCh - Plastic Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1996. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Botox Injections,Breast Augmentation/Mammoplasty,Abdominoplasty,Thyroid Swelling and Fistula Surgery etc.

2 clinics for General Consultation

General Consultation
Reconstructive Surgery
Tummy Tuck
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Tambaram East, Chennai

Complete Surgical Solutions Centre


#593, Velachery Roag, Selaiyur, Landmark: Near Selaiyur Police Station, Chennai

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Mon - Sat

07:30 - 09:30


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

Best Teacher Award By Changalpattu Medical College - 2011


MBBS - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1989
MS - General Surgery - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1993
MCh - Plastic Surgery - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1996


Indian Medical Association (IMA)


1993 - Present Owner at Complete Surgical Solutions Centre


46806 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1990
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