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Dr Raghunath Sk

Surgical Oncologist

16 Years Exp. Bangalore

Genitourinary Cancer

HCG Cancer Centre, Kalinga Rao Road, Bangalore

16 years of experience

MBBS , MS ,DNB

Bangalore

About Dr Raghunath Sk:

Dr S K Raghunath's long career has brought him many experiences and laurels. Dr S K Raghunath is the Founder-Chairman of the Global Prostate Disease Foundation, an NGO that works to create awareness about prostate disease, specifically Prostate Cancer, among Urologists, in order to facilitate its early detection and prevention. Throughout his career. Dr S K Raghunath has performed over 2000 uro-oncological surgeries, including extremely complex procedures like- Nerve Sparing Radical Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer, Nerve Sparing Radical Cystectomy and Ileal Conduit and Neobladder for Urinary Bladder Cancer, Radical & Partial Nephrectomy, including Zero Ischemia Partial Nephrectomy for Kidney Cancer, Partial & Radical Penectomy and Video Endoscopic Inguinal Lymphadenectomy (VEIL) for Penile Cancer and Radical Orchiectomy & Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection for Testicular Cancer, surgeries for Adrenal Tumours. Dr S K Raghunath and his team have one of the largest records of performing such surgeries using open as well as robotic means, in India.

Education:

MBBS - Govt. Medical College, Mysore, 1993 MS - General Surgery - Mysore Univesity, 1998 DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery - National Board of Examination, India, 2004 Fellowship in Uro-Oncology from Rajiv Gandhi cancer institute and research centre(RGCI-2006-2008), Delhi Fellowship in laparoscopic and Robotic urology at Taipei City hospital and Mackey Memorial hospital, Taipei, Taiwan. Fellowship in Molecular Oncology for Prostate Cancer at Centre for Prostate Disease Research (CPDR) & Walter Reed Army University at Maryland, Washington DC

Experience:

Lecturer (January 1994 Р March 1995) in department of Forensic Medicine , Sri Devaraja Urs Medical College, Kolar, Karnataka, INDIA. Senior Resident (December 1998 Р June 2001) in department of Urology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research center, Cochin, Kerala, INDIA. Junior Consultant urologist (December 2004 Р Sep 2005) in department of urology, NU Trust hospital, Padmanabhanagar, Bangalore Consultant Urooncologist and Laparoscopic Urologist (March 2008 Р Dec 2010) Sr. Consultant Urooncologist and Laparoscopic Urologist (Jan 2011 Р till date) Independent consultant Urooncologist at Bangalore Institute of Oncology, Bangalore (health Care Global).

Memberships:

Urological society of India (USI) Society of Genito urinary oncologists India (SGUOI) Bangalore urological society Karnataka urological association Robotic Urology forum India (RUFI) European robotic Urology society (ERUS) America's Urology association (AUA) European Urology association (EUA)

Areas of interest:

Genitourinary Cancer, Adrenal Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Penile Cancer, Renal Pelvis and Ureter Cancer.

Research publications:

Rawal, Sudhir & Raghunath, S.K. & Khanna, Samir & Jain, Deepak & Kaul, Rakesh & Kumar, Prem & Chhabra, Rakesh & Bhushan, Kirti. (2008). Minilaparotomy Radical Cystoprostatectomy (Minilap RCP) in the Surgical Management of Urinary Bladder Carcinoma: Early Experience. Japanese journal of clinical oncology. 38. 611-6. https://doi.org/10.1093/jjco/hyn079 Jain, Deepak & Raghunath, S & Khanna, Samir & Kumar, Prem & Rawal, Sudhir. (2008). Urinary diversion after cystectomy: An Indian perspective. Indian journal of urology : IJU : journal of the Urological Society of India. 24. 99-103. https://doi.org/10.4103/0970-1591.38611 Rawal, Sudhir & Kumar, Prem & Kaul, Rakesh & Raghunath, S.K. & Julka, Saurabh. (2006). The pitcher pot ileal neobladder: Early experience. Japanese journal of clinical oncology. 36. 717-22. https://doi.org/10.1093/jjco/hyl100

Specialisation

Genitourinary Cancer, Adrenal Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Penile Cancer, Renal Pelvis and Ureter Cancer.