MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery
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Dr Shanmugasundaram, Consultant urologist at SS Urology centre, obtained his superspeciality degree in Urology from the prestigious Christian Medical College, Vellore during 2008, and went on to obtain his DNB degree in the specialty. A confident approach resulting from comprehensive exposure to various urological and renal transplant surgeries, kindful passionate patient care and an orientation towards research are all values, that Dr Shanmugasundaram has imbibed from his training at this renowned medical centre. Before getting into the teaching programme, he was working in the department of Urology for 3 years as non-post graduate resident after M.S General surgery. He has worked as a Faculty in the same department of Urology where he got his speciality training and was associate professor of Urology till 2012. During this period, he was actively involved in training many post-graduates and guiding them for their excellence. During the stay of a decade of tenure in the department of Urology, CMC vellore, he has done more than 100 renal transplant surgeries and 220 renal donor surgeries, has expertise in laparoscopic donor nephrectomies and multivessel renal transplant. He has special interest is in the fields of reconstructive urology and renal transplantation. Currently he is heading the department of Urology, MIOT hospitals from 2012 till today. He is an avid academician with 24 peer reviewed publications in various national and international journals. He is a lifetime member of Urological society of India, European association of Urology, Indian society of Organ transplantation, Indian medical association and National academy of medical sciences. Dr. Shanmugasundaram constantly strives to update his knowledge and technical know-how in order to be able to give the best treatment to patients who seek his care. He has attended and presented his research findings in various national and international conferences. His passion for delivering the state of art technically sound surgical skills to common men and women with urological issues has kept him to seek for various innovations and refinement in his skills.
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I am Ganesan A V. I got difficulty passing urine for a while and Igot the chance to visit Dr.Shanmugasundaram, the best urologist in Chennai. From the moment I met the doctor, I were certain God had led me to the best hands.
He is very patient- friendly. Explains the problem very well with absolute clarity. Makes one feel comfortable and confident within less than 5mts into consultation. I highly recommend him.
cool handling and we'll explained.. he is very friendly in explaining the problem to patients .. he is very patient in handling patients questions.
A Doctor indeed is another phase of God who cures our health and guides us during the tough times . Dr. Shanmugasundaram is one such person . I have known him from the past 10 yrs and he is still the same simple person and most importantly a very nice human . I visited him to treat my dad ( currently 73 ) for his urine problem as he was suffering and till date he is perfectly fine under his supervision . He takes care of him so well and remembers his history and advice's him accordingly . Very down to earth . Easily reachable through phone even after consultation , pre/ post surgery .
Q: Where does Dr. R Shanmugasundaram practice?
A: Dr. R Shanmugasundaram practices at SS Urology Centre - Arumbakkam, Fortis Hospitals, Vadapalani - Vadapalani. The doctor also provides online video consultation through Practo.
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A: Patients frequently visit Dr. R Shanmugasundaram for Urology Consultation, Surgery Of The Penis, Ureterostomy. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Practo.
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A: Dr. R Shanmugasundaram has been recommended by 146 patients and has recieved stories from 131 patients. You can read detailed reviews of the doctor on Practo.
Q: What is Dr. R Shanmugasundaram's education qualification?
A: Dr. R Shanmugasundaram has the following qualifications - MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery. You can book the doctor through the doctor's profile on Practo.