Dr. Prakash K

Aster Medcity

Dr. K Prakash is one of the most coveted surgeon in the field of Surgical Gastroenterologist in Kerala. He has a thriving experience of 16+ years & has received training from some of the finest institutions in Europe and India. Dr. Prakash has completed his MBBS from University of Calicut, MS (Surgery) from Medical College, Baroda. Following which he did his MCh (Surgical Gastroenterology) from Medical College Trivandrum. He has done his AFSA (Attestation de Formation Specialisee Approfondie) at University of Pierre et Curie, Paris

Dr. Prakash has undertaken special training like – Workshop on hands-on training and animal lab in Micro Vascular surgery, Ethicon Training Centre, Chennai. His expertise lies in complex hepatobiliary, pancreatic surgeries and advanced laparoscopic surgeries.

Surgical Gastroenterologist, Complex hepatobiliary, Pancreatic surgeries, Advanced laparoscopic surgeries
16 years of experience overall
MBBS (1990) - Medical College - University of Calicut, Kerala, MCh - Medical College, Trivandrum, MS - Medical College, Baroda, Fellowship, PACE training program at AV Hospital and Vikram Hospital, Bangalore

Best Poster Award. ISG Mid-Term Conference, Kollam, Oct 2006: Surgery for Crohn’s Disease involving Small Bowel
Best Paper Award ISG mid-Term Conference, Kollam, October 2006: Laparoscopic colorectal surgery: preliminary experience
Best Paper award ASI Annual Conference, May 2008: Laparoscopic Versus Open Colonic Resections for Left Sided Colonic Tumors: Short Term Results of 62 patients
Best Paper Award and Palanivelu Gold medal in 8th International Congress of AMASICON, Indore, India, September 2013. An Audit of 423 Elective Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgeries in a Tertiary Care Center
Best Paper Award in IASG National Conference, October 2013, Kolkata, India.
A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial on use of Octreotide in patients with Soft Pancreas undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Chief Course Co-Ordinator and faculty: Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery training program, Ethicon Endosurgery.