Dr Ranjiv is a Stanford trained Head and Neck Surgeon, he left behind a thriving practice in Stanford where he was on staff to come back to Singapore.Dr Ranjiv is the leader in robotic thyroid surgery in Singapore. He was the first to perform this and has the largest series in the private sector. He is one of the few surgeons who routinely do robotic thyroid surgery in the private sector. Advantages of using the robot include making this surgery less invasive with no neck scar and quicker healing time.Many other head and neck surgeons still perform general work. Dr Ranjiv is a true subspecialist surgeon. Following his time at Standfor, Dr Ranjiv came back and worked as Chief of the Head and Neck Service at SGH, was instrumental in advancing this field in Singapore.