Dr. R. Padmakumar is invited by the Government Hospital in Dubai for endoscopic thyroid surgeries. Generally, these invitations as International visiting doctors to operate in Dubai Hospital is extended to reputed surgeons from US, UK, Germany, etc, but usually inviting doctors from India is very rare. Dr. Padmakumar was invited directly by Dubai Health Authority.
Dr. Padmakumar is currently practicing as Consultant Surgeon in Keyhole Clinic and VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Dubai Medeor 24 x 7. He is one of the few surgeons in the world doing scarless Thyroid Surgery (Endoscopic Thyroidectomy) and is the first surgeon to start scarless keyhole (endoscopic) thyroid surgery in the Gulf regions.
He is invited by Dubai Health Authority to perform Endoscopic Scarless Thyroid Surgery and parathyroid surgery two times in a month.