Dr. R. Vijay Kumar

Senior Consultant
MBBS., MS. (Gen. Surg.), M.Ch (Urology) Dip.N.B.(Urology), MNAMS.,FRCS (Edin)
Chennai - Vadapalani
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Dr. R. Vijay Kumar - Best Urologist in Chennai

Brief Profile:

Practicing as Consultant Urologist in Chennai for 3 decades. Pioneered Minimally Invasive techniques in Endourology ( URS, PCNL, RIRS), ESWL,Lasers( Holmium laser Enucleation of Prostate) and Laparoscopic Urology.Chief Urologist at RG Stone Urology and Laparoscopic Hospital for 25 years (1994 to 2019). Headed the Urology department at Gem Hospital from September 2019 to October 2023.Presently, Heading Urology department at Kauvery Hospital, Vadapalani, Chennai from November 2023.

Have participated in many Operative Workshops, Symposia and as Chairperson of many Discussions in various Conferences. Presented innovative ideas and strategies for Endourology procedures and Cumulative Research data at International and National Conferences.Mentored fellow Urology colleagues in Endourology and Laser techniques applied to Urology.

Educational Qualifications

  • MBBS: Thanjavur Medical College 1978-1985.
  • MS(Gen Surg): PGIMER, Chandigarh 1985-1988.
  • MCh(Urology): SGPGIMS, Lucknow. 1991-1993.
  • DNB (Urology): SGPGIMS, Lucknow. 1991-1993.
  • MNAMS : New Delhi. 1994.
  • FRCS( Edinburgh): 1999.

Area of Specialization

Areas of Specialisation:

  • Endourology, ESWL, Lasers, Laparoscopy.
  • Acute Resuscitation in Sepsis, Trauma and Other Types of Shock
  • Difficult Airway Management
  • Invasive and Non-invasive Ventilatory Support
  • Invasive Haemodynamic Monitoring
  • Renal Replacement Therapy

Professional Membership:

  • Indian Medical Association.(Chennai South).
  • Madras Urological Society (MUS).
  • Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry Association of Urologist (TAPASU).
  • Association of Southern Urologists(ASU)
  • Urological Society of India(USI)
  • Endourology Society (International).
  • European Urology.
  • Société International Urology (SIU).

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