Invitation by Dubai Hospital for Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery

Dr Padmakumar invited to Dubai Hospital for Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery

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.

Dr Padmakumar with Dubai Hospital team members for Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery
Dr Padmakumar with Dubai Hospital team members for Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery

Contact Details

Dr. R. Padmakumar
Senior Consultant Laparoscopic and Metabolic Surgeon &
Director - Verwandeln Institute (Transforming Lives)
(Specialist in Laparoscopy, Hernia, Cancer, Obesity, Diabetes Surgery, Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery, Thoracoscopy, Intragastric Balloon)
Keyhole Clinic, Thammanam Road, Plarivattom, Kerala, Kochi, India
Lakeshore Hospital, Maradu, Kerala, Kochi, India

Consultant Surgeon
Starcare Hospital, Mawaleh, Seeb, Muscat, Oman (+968 24557200)
Specialist Surgeon
Medeor 24x7 Hospital, Dubai (+971 4 350 0600)

Mobile: +919447230370, +919846320370 (India)
Mobile: 00971567581025 (UAE)


National President - Indian Hernia Society (2016)
Chairman (Elect), Association of Surgeons of India - Kerala Chapter
GC Member, Association of Surgeons of India (2013 - 2018)
Vice President- Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of India
Jt. Secretary - Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons (2016)
Founder Member, Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society Of India
Founder Member, Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
International Faculty of IASGO on Hernia and Diabetic Surgery
International Faculty of IFSO on Diabetic Surgery
Associate Editor : Diabetes and Obesity International Journal