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Senior Consultant- Department of Neurosurgery
QualificationMBBS, MCH (Neuro Surgery), FMMC
Field of ExpertiseMicro- Neurosurgery, Endoscopic Neurosurgery, Vascular Neurosurgery
Awards & Achievements
- Dr Karthikeyan is a Senior Consultant of Neurosurgery in Chettinad Superspeciality. His expertise spans over a period of 12 years, following his post graduation from the prestigious Madras Medical College.
- He specialises in the field of Micro Neurosurgery, and is well trained with the use of highly specialised biomedical equipments such as the LEICA OH4 and PENTURO800. He has also performed over 50 trans-sphenoidal and 30 vascular neuro surgeries, making him one of the few neurosurgeons in the city to do so.
- He is not only an excellent clinician, but also an excellent lecturer. He has close to a decade of teaching and mentoring experience for upcoming neurosurgeons. He has been a key presenting member of several national and international conferences and also is instrumental in the organisation of various International Neurosurgery Conferences held across India.
- He delivers lectures frequently in the local body meetings of the Indian Medical Association and has conducted several CME (Continuing Medical Education) programs for Medical Professionals. He is an internationally recognised researcher, with several of his research articles published in various national and international journals. His latest research on ‘Cervical Extradural and Extra Spinal Ependymoma Mimicking Dumb-Bell Shwannoma’ has been published in the India Neurology journal.
- He is a lifetime member of various medical bodies such as the ‘Neurological Society of India’, ‘Neurovascon’ and ‘Tamil Nadu Neurosurgeons Association’. His passion for the profession, his down to earth attitude and his exceptional clinical skills are some qualities that make him an irreplaceable asset to our hospital.