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Amala Institute of Medical Sciences

(NABH Accredited and ISO 9001 2015 Certified)

Amala Nagar PO, Thrissur, Kerala, INDIA - 680555

GENERAL SURGERY

Department of Surgery came into being in June 2003 and rapidly gained momentum. At present, it has 4 full-fledged surgical units. All kinds of general surgical works, laparoscopic works, colo-rectal surgery, thoracic surgery and surgical oncology procedures are undertaken.

Department of Surgery is also supported by super specialty departments like Neurosurgery, Urology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Oncology. The Accident and Emergency Department and the surgical department take care of all the surgical emergencies round the clock.

OP Timing

All working days - 8 AM to 4 PM

Facilities

The Department of Surgery maintain high academic standards for the MBBS students by encouraging them to participate in discussions, seminars, symposia and integration classes. All modern methods of teaching are used for training these students.The Department of Surgery also has two DNB seats and the present students are given excellent training and opportunities in surgical work.

In addition to all the modern equipments available, a 64-Slice CT and state-of-the-art MRI facility are also provided.

Faculty Details

NameDesignationPG Qualification
and Year
Post PG
Teaching Experience
Date of Birth 
Dr. Krishna Kumar MararProfessor and HODMS (Gen. Surgery), 198214 Years & 8 Months09-07-1953Profile
Dr. P K Mohanan ProfessorMS Surgery 198730 Years& 6 Months12-12-1952Profile
Dr. P K Mohanan (Chembukavu)ProfessorMS Surgery 1981, M.Ch.(Plastic Surgery)199326 Years & 11 Months 17-10-1956Profile
Dr. P J VincentProfessorMS Surgery 198124 Years & 8 Months 21-06-1950Profile
Dr. Harikumar UnniAssociate ProfessorMS Surgery 2004, DNB 200413 Years & 1 Month22-06-1975Profile
Dr. Prasad PaulAssociate Professor MS (Gen. Surgery) 2010--14.09.1981Profile
Dr. Linto JohnAssociate Professor MS (Gen. Surgery)--Profile
Dr. Varghese JosephAssistant ProfessorMS (Gen. Surgery) 19845 years & 8 Months28-11-1953Profile
Dr. Babu M RAssistant ProfessorMS (Gen. Surgery) 19957 year & 4 Months28-01-1965Profile
Dr. K K RajkumarAssistant ProfessorMS (Gen. Surgery) 19962 year & 6 Months25-04-1964Profile
Dr. Arun K VAssistant ProfessorMS (Gen. Surgery) 20146 years &7 months03-11-1985Profile
Dr. Rajesh AntoAssistant ProfessorMS (Gen. Surgery) Profile
Dr. Renjith Cherian PhilipSenior ResidentMS (Gen. Surgery) 20143 years & 6 month14-12-1984Profile
Dr. Mebu JosephSenior ResidentMS (Gen. Surgery)Profile
Dr. Sidharth Sabu CherianSenior ResidentMS (Gen. Surgery) 2017---23.12.1988Profile
Dr. Mohamed Rizwan T.Senior ResidentMS (Gen. Surgery) 2018---09.04.1988Profile
Dr. Mukesh V.M.Senior ResidentMS (Gen. Surgery) 2016--01.06.1987Profile
Dr. Remya Thulaseedharan PillaiSenior ResidentMBBS 2012..11-08-1988Profile
Dr. Bineesh PrakashJunior ResidentMBBS 2012..17-11-1986Profile
Dr. Jeevan Joseph JoseJunior ResidentMBBS 2015..18-10-1991Profile
Dr. Neethu FrancisJunior ResidentMBBS 2014..27-02-1990Profile
Dr. Soorya Rajakumari VBJunior ResidentMBBS..24-04-1991Profile
Dr. Faiz Mohamed NJunior ResidentMBBS ..Profile
Dr. Feliz Nazeer K EJunior ResidentMBBS ..Profile
Dr. Linto Anto AlapattJunior ResidentMBBS ..Profile
Dr. Tinu CherianJunior ResidentMBBS ..Profile
Dr. Antony JoseJunior ResidentMBBSProfile
Dr. Navaneeth RanjithJunior ResidentMBBSProfile
Dr. Nidhila KJunior ResidentMBBSProfile
Dr. Sophy StephanJunior ResidentMBBSProfile

Dr. Krishna Kumar Marar

MS (General Surgery) - 1982

Training Certificate - Surgical Oncology

Dr. G Viswanatha Das

Dr. P K Mohanan

Qualification
MBBS in 1979 and MS (General Surgery) in 1987 from Calicut Medical College

Experience
Worked in Thrissur Medical College for 25 years and retired in 2008 as Professor & Head of Department of Surgery
Joined Amala Institute of Medical Sciences in 201

Member, Association of Surgeons of India
Member, Indian Medical Association

Dr. P K Mohanan (Chembukavu)

Qualification
MBBS in 1982 , MS (General Surgery) in 1991 and M.Ch. (Plastic Surgery) in 1993 from Calicut Medical College

Experience
Worked in Calicut Medical College for 6 years & 6 Months ,
Worked in Thrissur Medical College for 19 years & 3 Months and retired in 2016 as Professor, Department of Surgery Govt. Medical College, Kozhikode.
Deputy Superitendent at Govt. Medical College Thrissur from 2003 to 2014.
As Nodal Officer of 'Burns Unit' was instrumental in setting up a 16 beded high end Burns Unit at Govt. Medical College, Thrissur.
Field of Interest: Thyroid & Breast surgery.
Joined Amala Institute of Medical Sciences in 2016.

Membership of Associations:

Life Member of Association of Surgeons of India.
Life Member of Indian Medical Association.
Life Member of Association of Plastic Surgeons of India.
Life Member of National Academy of Burns India.

Dr. P J Vincent

MBBS, Pune University. Armed Forces Medical College, Pune(1971).
MS (Gen Surgery) Pune University. Armed Forces Medical College, Pune(1981)
Teaching experience of 24 years

Previous positions held:

1. Assistant/Associate Professor in various Military Hospitals
2. Professor of Surgery in Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
3. HOD & Professor of Surgery in RGUHS Bangalore Command Hospital Bangalore
4. HOD & Professor of Surgery in Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Ernakulam Dist, Kerala
5. Medical Superindent Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences Ernakulam Dist, Kerala

Membership of Associations:

Association of Surgeons of India
Association of Armed Forces Surgeons
IMA

Awards

Visishta Seva Medal awarded by President of India - 2006

Dr.Jayakrishnan Kolady

MBBS, Government Medical college , Thruvananthapuram in 1976.
MS (Gen Surgery), Government Medical College , Thruvananthapuram in 1981.
M.Ch.(Plastic Surgery), Government Medical College , Thruvananthapuram in 1983.
Teaching experience of 16 years

Previous positions held:

1. Assistant/Associate Professor in various Medical Colleges
2. Professor of Surgery in Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur.

Membership of Associations:

Association of Surgeons of India
IMA

Dr. Ajay Kumar KK

MBBS, Govt. Medical College , Thrivandrum in 1985.
MS (Gen Surgery) Govt. Medical College, Kottayam in 1990.
M.Ch., Government Medical College , Calicut in 1995.
Teaching experience of 18 years

Dr. Harikumar Unni

MBBS from Govt. Medical College , Thrivandrum in 1997
MS in General Surgery from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry in 2004.
DNB from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry in 2004.

Dr. Binu Jose

MBBS, Govt. Medical College, Thrivandrum in 2002
MS General Surgery, Government Medical college, Calicut in 2008.
M.Ch., Government Medical College, Calicut in 2013.

Dr. Varghese Joseph

Qualification

MBBS from St. John's Medical College, Bengaluru in 1977
MS (General Surgery) from St. John's Medical College, Bengaluru in 1988

Memberships

Member of IMA (Indian Medical Association)

Dr. Babu MR

Qualification

MBBS from Government Medical college, Thrissur in 1990
MS (General Surgery) from Government Medical College, Calicut in 1995

Dr. KK Rajkumar

Qualification

MBBS from MS Ramaiah Medical college, Bangalore in 1987
MS (General Surgery) from Medical College Surat, South Gujarat in 1996

Dr. Arun KV

Qualification

MBBS from Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur in 2009.
MS (General Surgery) from Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry in 2014.

Dr. Susan Johny

Qualification

MBBS from Christian Medical College, Ludiana in 2006.
MS (General Surgery) from Christian Medical College, Ludiana in 2013.

Dr. Susan Johny

Qualification

MBBS from Christian Medical College, Ludiana in 2006.
MS (General Surgery) from Christian Medical College, Ludiana in 2013.

Dr. Jithin Eldo Paul

Qualification

MBBS from Government Medical college, Calicut in 2007.
MS (General Surgery) from Government Medical college, Calicut in 2014.

Dr. Renjith Cherian Philip

Qualification

MBBS from Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur in 2008.
MS (General Surgery) from Government Medical college, Coimbathore in 2014.

Dr. Joju Antony Sebastian

Qualification

MBBS from Father Muller Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University in 2010.
MS (General Surgery) from Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur in 2017.

Dr. Vysakh R

Qualification

MBBS from Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur in 2011.
MS (General Surgery) from Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur in 2017.

Dr. Dinraj TV

Qualification

MBBS from Academy of Medical Sciences, Kannur University in 2012.

Dr. Mohammed Rizwan T

Qualification

MBBS from Government Medical College, Thrissur in 2012.

Dr. Mebu Joseph

Qualification

MBBS from Academy of Medical Sciences, Kannur University in 2010.

Dr. Sainath B

Qualification

MBBS from Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur in 2011.

Dr. Anjali Ravi Kumar

Qualification

MBBS from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin in 2014.

Dr. Geena George

Qualification

MBBS from Government Medical College, Ernakulam in 2013.

Dr. Remya Thulaseedharan Pillai

Qualification

MBBS from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin in 2012.

Dr. Sreejith S

Qualification

MBBS from Govt. Medical College, Kottayam in 2009.

Dr. Sasikumar.M.S.

Dr. Alphonsa Sebastian (Sr. Alphonse Rose)

Completed MBBS in 2000 and DNB (General Surgery) in 2008

Dr. Aravindakshan V N

Dr. Mohandas M V

Completed MBBS in 1977 and MS General Surgery in 1997 from Calicut Medical College. Joined in Govt. Health Services as Assistant Surgeon in 1982 & retired as District Hospital Superintendent in 2007. Now working as Assistant Professor in the Department of General Surgery from July 5th 2014 onwards. Life member of IMA.

Publications

1. Rizwan TM, Babu MR, Marar K. Effectiveness of ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration cytology of axillary node in women with clinically node negative breast cancer. Int Surg J 2019;6:211-5.

2. PaulD, BabuMR, MararK.Correlation between pathological tumour stage and lymph node involvement in oral cancers: a descriptive study. Int Surg J2019;6:257-60

CME / Workshop / Quiz

Name of CME Theme/Subject Date of Conduct Credit Hours
Recent advances in surgery (Rains) 2018 conducted in AIMS – Attended by Post graduate & Faculty GI & Bariatric surgery October 28th 2018 Two hours
Surgical CME (GMC, Thrissur)   March 11th 2018  
AIMMS USG Trauma Life – Support (AUTLS)   March 24-25 2018  
Annual CME of ASI – Kerala (Thiruvalla)   September 8-9 2018  
MAMC – Surgical Update 9New Delhi)   September 24th – 29th 2018  
KASI Clinic Thyroid Diseases October 20th 2018  
JMMC & RI CME   November 11th 2018  
KASI Clinic Colorectal Diseases November 24th – 25th 2018  
KASI Clinic Oral Cavity Disorders January 27th 2019  
Madurai Medical College CME   February 1st – 3rd 2019  
Attended by Post Graduate & Faculty      
ASICON 2018 CHENNAI   December 2018 Six Hours
AMAICON 2018  KOCHI   July 2018  
KASICON 2018   May 2018  
MISCON 2018   July 2018  
KPSACON 2018   April 2018  

Award / Prizes

Name of Receiver Type of Award Award Provider Year      

Title of research paper, if applicable

Dr.Anjali Ravikumar

Dr. Ramya T Pillai

Quiz 1st Prize

ASI – Kerala 2018  

Dr. Ramya T Pillai

Dr.Anjali Ravikumar

Case Presentation 1st Prize Amala Institute of Medical Sciences 2018  
Dr.Anjali Ravikumar Poster Presentation 3rd Prize ASI – National 2018  

Clinical Materials

  1. Flexible gastroscope – Olympus
  2. Flexible sigmoidoscope – Olympus
  3. Ultrasound for FAST
  4. Baron’s banding