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Book Appointment with Dr Rohan Shetty in Dakshina Kannada

Dr Rohan Shetty

Surgical Oncologist

7 Years Exp. Dakshina Kannada

Head And Neck Cancer

Yenepoya Specialty Hospital, Mangalore

7 years of experience


Dakshina Kannada

500 / consultation

About Dr Rohan Shetty:

He obtained MRCS from ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH, UNITED KINGDOM in 2011. He has more than 7 yrs of experience in surgical Oncology and has performed over 850 major and supra major surgeries. Also has many publications to his credit. He has been working as a consultant Surgeon and Surgical oncologist in Mangalore since the last 12 years. Work involved O.P.D Consultations, preoperative work up, surgery and postoperative care with independent decision making, as well as a team member. Main work involved surgeries related to Head and Neck Oncology, breast Oncology, G.I Oncology and Uro and Gyenaec Oncology. Performed over 2800 major and supra major surgeries in Oncology independently. Also performed over 2000 procedures in general surgery. Also skilled in Upper G.I Scopy and Colonoscopy. Trained in ROBOTIC SURGERY IN 2016 and performing robotic surgeries since then.


Qualifications 2011 Member of Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS), Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom 2008 Senior Residency in Surgical Oncology, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore 2006 MS (General Surgery) Father Muller Medical College Mangalore Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore 1996 MBBS Sri Devraj Medical College, Kolar Bangalore University, Additional qualification 2020Online course on Introduction to Genomic Technologies, John Hopkins University


After completion of Postgraduation in surgery, got trained in surgical oncology for a period of 2yrs from 2006 to 2008 at Kidwai Memorial institute of Oncology, Bangalore, which is one of the most reputed and largest cancer centres in India. Later joined K.S.Hegde Medical Academy as Assistant Professor in Surgery and consultant surgical oncologist, which is a Medical college attached to 1000 bedded hospital. Promoted as an Associate Professor in September 2013 and continued to work in same institution till March 2016. Later in the month of April 2016 joined Department of Surgical Oncology as an assistant professor in Yenepoya Medical College and promoted to associate professor in October 2020 and continued to work till date. The Yenepoya Medical College hospital is a 1100 bedded teaching hospital. The department of Surgical Oncology in the hospital offers MCh in Surgical Oncology.


Indian Medical Association (IMA) ( IMA) Association surgeons of India (ASI) Indian association of surgical oncology ( IASO) Royal College of surgeons of Edinburgh

Areas of interest:

Head And Neck Cancer, Breast Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, Gynecological Cancer, Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer.

Research publications:

Obstructed / strangulated diaphragmatic hernia: A rare cause of acute intenstinal obstruction in adults Leo Francis tauro, MS, bagalore srinivas satish rao, ms balkur, rathnakar hedge, FRCS, anand Ignatius peter, MS, Rohan Kumar Gulvadi MBBS IJTCVS,2006; 22:233-235 Scrotal Calcinosis, Rare case reports of two cases Nitte university journal of health science , vol 2 , june 2012 ISSN 2249-7110 Harish S. Permi, Rohan Shetty, Shalmali Alva, Balakrishna Shetty, Rajesh Ballal & Jayaprakash Shetty K Ancient Schwannoma of the chest wall diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology Р A rare case report Nitte university Journal of Health science No.3 September 2012 ISSN 2249-7110 Shubha P. Bhat, harish S. Permi, Rohan Shetty, Jayaram shenoy , Kishan Prasad, Panna Hegde Xeroderma pigmentosa with multiple cutaneous malignancies, a rare case report and review of literature , Nitte university journal of health science , vol 3 , No 1 march 2013 DOI : 10.1055/s-0040-1703640 Rohan Shetty, Girish B.S, Rajesh Ballal, Harish S permi Aggressive Mesenteric Fibromatosis, a rare case report and review of literature, nitte university journal of health science , vol 3 , No 1 march 2013 Rohan shetty, Shubha P Bhat, Rajesh Ballal , Pramod Makannavar Neoplastic parkinsonism, an illustrative case report , annals of Indian academy of Neurology, 2013 , jul Рsep , vol 16 isuue 3 Lekha Pandit, Ananthan Raghotham, Yasha Chickabasaviah, Ganesh Khandige, Rohan Kumar Shetty. DOI:10.4103/0972-2327.116933 Ovarian Gonadoblastoma with dysgerminoma in young girl with 46xx karyotype. A case report , JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND DIAGNOSTIC RESEARCH, 2013 sep , vol 7 issue 9 Deepa V kangal, Kishan Prasad, Aparna Rajesh, Rohan G Kumar, Sara Cherian, harish shetty, Prasanna Kumar Shetty Giant inflammatory variant of well differentiated liposarcoma of retroperitoneum, a case report Indian journal of surgical oncology , sep2013, vol 4 issue 3. Shubha P. Bhat, Kishan H.L Prasad, Rohan Shetty, Rajesh Ballal, Sunil Y. Kumar and Panna Hegde A Network map of netrin receptor UNC5B-mediated Signaling Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling (06 Aug 2018) : Advani J, Shetty R, Prasad TSK , Andrabi S , Subbannayya Y,DOI :10.1007/s 12079-018-0485-z A pathway map of AXL receptor- mediated signalling network J Cell commun signal 2020 August 23 Doi: 10.1007/s12079-020-00580-5 Shobha Dagamajalu, DAB rex, Akhina palollathil ,Rohan shetty, Guruprasad Bhat, Lydia w t cheung ts , Keshava Prasad ТRobotic surgery in OncologyУ Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology 2020., M. Vijayakumar, Rohan Shetty, http:// published online :29 October 2020 Robotic Oesophageal Mobilization: A new norm in the future ? (in print )Oncology Journal of India, Rohan shetty,K.C Jalaluddin akbar, H.T Amar Rao, Manavallan vijayakumar, R.J.Dinesh Reddy 13.Sentinel lymph node mapping in early breast cancer using methylene blue dye (in print) Oncology Journal of India H.T Amar Rao, Rohan Shetty , K.C Jalaluddin Akbar , M. Vijayakumar, Mahesh B, J. Dikxit, Gopinathan , Noor M. Proteogenomic examination of Oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC): New lines of enquiry, expert review of Proteomics, 2020 (in print) Shobha Dagamajualu, Manavalan Vijayakumar, Rohan Shetty and T.S.Keshava Prasad Textbooks and Chapters Authored a chapter on Clinical features and Staging in ФYenepoya Student Series Vol Р I Oral Cancer' (ISBN Р 978 Р 81-934857-7-4)


Head And Neck Cancer, Breast Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, Gynecological Cancer, Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer.