Thyroid Disorders The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped structure situated in the lower part of the neck. The thyroid gland...
Dr Siddhartha Chakravarthy – MBBS, MS, MCh
Consultant Endocrine and Breast Onco-Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills.
He completed his MCh in Endocrine and Breast surgery at the prestigious Christian Medical College, Vellore.
He worked as a consultant in the department of Endocrine & Breast Surgery, CMC Vellore, and has extensive experience in performing thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, and breast surgeries.
He is an expert laparoscopic surgeon, specializes in minimally invasive procedures including scarless thyroidectomy (TOETVA) and retroperitonioscopic adrenalectomy. He has numerous publications and has presented papers in various national and international forums.
He has undergone training at reputed international centers in Sydney, Seoul, and Bangkok.
Dr.Siddhartha worked as a Consultant in the Endocrine and Breast Surgery unit at Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore. CMC&H, Vellore is a 2000-bedded tertiary care teaching hospital in South India. It has consistently been ranked among the top institutes in the country for patient care, as well as for academic and research activities.
The unit is one of the reputed departments in this field in the country. It consists of four consultants three MCh trainees and one or two MS general surgery post-graduates. His experience included surgeries on the thyroid gland, parathyroid, adrenal gland, extra-adrenal phaeochromocytomas, paragangliomas, endocrine tumors of the pancreas, and advanced laparoscopic surgeries. Surgeries of the breast included operations for both benign diseases and malignancies of the breast. Dr.Siddhartha has performed thyroid surgeries, parathyroid surgeries, and breast surgeries during his tenure at this institution.
During his tenure in this unit, Dr.Siddhartha performed general surgical work (both elective and emergency procedures) as well as basic laparoscopic surgeries.
He also performed various kinds of block dissections and composite resections for oral malignancies.
He was also involved with teaching undergraduates, interns as well as postgraduate students.
Information for Patients
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What is the parathyroid gland? Parathyroid glands are 3-4mm glands located behind the thyroid gland, which is present in the...
Post-Operative Instructions Wound Care: Your wound will be covered with tape, which should be left in place for five to seven...
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