Laproscopy

General Laparoscopic & Thoracoscopic Surgery

The department of General Surgery at Aster MIMS Kannur Hospital offers advanced surgical care and support for patients with acute illness or injury, based on a multi-disciplinary approach. The team here, comprising highly experienced Surgeons, trained nurses and ancillary staff, is capable of handling even the most complicated cases – be it an emergency or planned admission - with unparalleled expertise and provides evidence-based medical care, with strict adherence to international treatment protocols. With the best operating suites in the world and state-of-the-art technical support, it is one of the finest facilities of its kind in the region, offering Outpatient, Inpatient and 24/7 Emergency Care.

Doctors

Dr Jimmy C John

Senior Consultant -

Dr. Jimmy C John is Consultant in Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic surgery. With utmost precision, Dr. Jimmy is too good in handling complex gastrointestinal conditions and diseases in adults. The doctor gives precedence to the patient’s condition while diagnosing them, and treats them with advanced surgical care whenever needed.

Dr Jimmy C John

Senior Consultant -

Dr. Jimmy C John is Consultant in Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic surgery. With utmost precision, Dr. Jimmy is too good in handling complex gastrointestinal conditions and diseases in adults. The doctor gives precedence to the patient’s condition while diagnosing them, and treats them with advanced surgical care whenever needed.

He is familiar with the latest technologies needed for supporting critically ill patients and has sufficient training and expertise in performing advanced laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic surgeries.

Qualifications

MBBS from Calicut Medical College | MS from Goa Medical College | Trained in Laparoscopic Surgeries from Mumbai and Coimbatore | Trained in Thoracoscopic surgeries from NHS hospital, Birmingham, UK

Dr Srinivas I C

Senior Consultant

Dr. Srinivas is the HOD and senior consultant in the department of General Laparoscopic & Thoracoscopic Surgery at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has graduated from Govt Medical College, Kozhikode with degrees in MBBS and MS. in General Surgery. He has worked with Kerala Govt. Health Services and was one of the first ones to establish a fully functional laparoscopic department in the Government Hospital in 2003. He has immense experience in general and laparoscopic surgery and has performed over 20000 major surgeries. His areas of interest lie in thyroid and hernia surgeries.

Dr Srinivas I C

Senior Consultant

Dr. Srinivas is the HOD and senior consultant in the department of General Laparoscopic & Thoracoscopic Surgery at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has graduated from Govt Medical College, Kozhikode with degrees in MBBS and MS. in General Surgery. He has worked with Kerala Govt. Health Services and was one of the first ones to establish a fully functional laparoscopic department in the Government Hospital in 2003. He has immense experience in general and laparoscopic surgery and has performed over 20000 major surgeries. His areas of interest lie in thyroid and hernia surgeries.

Qualifications:

MBBS | MS. General Surgery

Dr Shyam Krishnan

Consultant

Dr. Shyam is a consultant at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has graduated from GMC, Kozhikode with degrees in MBBS and MS. in General Surgery. He has also completed his DNB in General Surgery. An experienced General Surgeon, Dr. Shyam has worked in the Government Health Service since 2015.

Dr Shyam Krishnan

Consultant

Dr. Shyam is a consultant at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has graduated from GMC, Kozhikode with degrees in MBBS and MS. in General Surgery. He has also completed his DNB in General Surgery. An experienced General Surgeon, Dr. Shyam has worked in the Government Health Service since 2015.

Qualifications:

MBBS | MS. General Surgery | DNB General Surgery

Dr Devraj

Senior Specialist

Dr. Devaraj, working as a Specialist in General and Laparoscopic surgery at Aster MIMS, Kannur has a tremendous track record that sets him apart other doctors in his league. He works with high-risk patients and patients looking at post-surgical complications.

Dr Devraj

Senior Specialist

Dr. Devaraj, working as a Specialist in General and Laparoscopic surgery at Aster MIMS, Kannur has a tremendous track record that sets him apart other doctors in his league. He works with high-risk patients and patients looking at post-surgical complications.

An epitome of compassion and care, Dr Devaraj previously served as a consultant in general and laparoscopic surgery at the Josegiri hospital, Thalassery. Prior to that, he was a junior consultant in general surgery at the Government General Hospital, Directorate of Health Services, Thalassery.

Dr Devaraj is an MS in General Surgery from Kerala University of Health Sciences (Trivandrum Medical College). He has a fellowship in minimal access surgery and a DNB in General Surgery from the National Board of Examinations. Dr Devaraj completed his MBBS from the Kozhikode Medical College in 2008.

His expertise includes minimally invasive procedures for haemorrhoids, fistula, fissure, and varicose vein. He has extensive experience in laser surgery for haemorrhoid and varicose vein, bariatric and other laparoscopic surgeries, and thyroid and salivary gland tumour surgeries.

A native of Kannur, Dr Devaraj lives in Thalassery with his wife and their son.

Qualifications

MBBS | MS | DNB (Gen Surg) | FMAS

Dr Mithun Benjamin

Specialist

Dr. Mithun is a Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He graduated from Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur with a degree in MBBS. Along the way, he also obtained MS. in General Surgery from MES Medical College and Hospital, Perinthalmanna. His areas of interest lie in Gastrointestinal, Endocrine surgeries and diabetic foot. Dr. Mithun is registered with the Travancore–Cochin Council of Modern Medicine.

Dr Mithun Benjamin

Specialist

Dr. Mithun is a Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He graduated from Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur with a degree in MBBS. Along the way, he also obtained MS. in General Surgery from MES Medical College and Hospital, Perinthalmanna. His areas of interest lie in Gastrointestinal, Endocrine surgeries and diabetic foot. Dr. Mithun is registered with the Travancore–Cochin Council of Modern Medicine.

Qualifications:

MBBS | M.S.(General Surgery)

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