Dr.  Murali  Appukuttan

Dr. Murali Appukuttan

Primary Speciality : Gastrointestinal Surgery

Secondary Speciality : Oncology-Surgical

Qualification :  MBBS, MS, DNB, MCh, MChir, MNAMS, FEBS, FMAS, FALS, FAIS

Location : KOTTAYAM, India

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BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Trained Surgical Hepatologist, Surgical Pancreatologist, Surgical gastroenterologist, Surgical Oncologist, Minimally access and Liver transplant / Multi-visceral transplant surgeon. First Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and liver transplant surgeon in south india (Fifth in the country) holding the degree of MCh HPB surgery from the prestigious Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences, Newdelhi (Largest liver university in the world). First fully India...

PRIMARY LOCATION 

CARITAS HOSPITAL

ADDRESS

THELLAKOM
KOTTAYAM
KOTTAYAM
KERALA
Contact Person : MURALI A

Services Available at this Location

  • Day and Night Pharmacy
  • Ambulance
  • Trauma Care for Accident
  • Blood Bank
  • Hospital

Specialities Available at this Location

  • Oncology-Radiation
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Transplantation - Kidneys
  • Transplantation - Liver
  • Transplantation - Lungs
  • Dentistry - Oral Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Neuro Surgery
  • Pathology
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Surgery-Thoracic
  • Transplantation
  • Transplantation - Multi Organ
  • Gastroenterology
  • Palliative Care or Rehabilitation
  • Pulmonology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Anesthesiology
  • Hepatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Oncology-Medical
  • Oncology-Surgical
  • Cosmetology - Cosmetic Dermatologist
  • Neurology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Neonatology
  • Physical therapy
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • ENT
  • Nutrition
  • Nephrology
  • Microbiology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Pediatrics
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Transplantation - Heart
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Infertility and Reproductive Health
  • General Medicine

Working Hours

    Tue, Thu, Sat:09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    Mon, Wed:09:00 AM - 12:30 PM/ 01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

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EDUCATION

  • MBBS - GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE, KOTTAYAM - 2003
  • DNB - NATIONAL BOARD - 2012
  • MCh, MChir - HEPATO-PANCREATO-BILIARY SURGERY, INSTITUTE OF LIVER AND BILIARY SCIENCES, NEWDELHI - 2015
  • FMAS - AMASI - 2018
  • FAIS - ASSOCIATION SURGEONS OF INDIA - 2018
  • FEBS - SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, EUROPEAN BOARD OF SURGERY FELLOWSHIP- FEBS - 2018
  • FALS - IAGES - 2018
  • MNAMS - NATIONAL BOARD, NEWDELHI - 2017
  • MS - GENERAL SURGERY, GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM - 2008

EXPERIENCE

  • SENIOR RESIDENT, SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, BRA-IRCH, AIIMS, NEWDELHI September - 2008 - August - 2009
  • SENIOR RESIDENT [NON ACADEMIC], HPB SURGERY, ILBS, NEW DELHI October - 2010 - November - 2011
  • SENIOR RESIDENT ACADEMIC- MCh HPB SURGERY, ILBS, NEWDELHI August - 2012 - July - 2015
  • SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW, ILBS, NEW DELHI August - 2015 - December - 2015
  • CONSULTANT GASTRO SURGERY, SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, HPB AND LIVER TRANSPLANT SURGERY February - 2016 - December - 2018
  • JUNIOR RESIDENCY, GENERAL SURGERY, GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE, TRIVANDRUM May - 2005 - May - 2008
  • SENIOR RESIDENCY, GENERAL SURGERY, GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE, TRIVANDRUM July - 2005 - September - 2008
  • REGISTRAR GASTRO SURGERY, HPB AND LIVER TRANSPLANT SURGERY, FELLOW- HPB AND LIVER TRANSPLANT SURGERY, APOLLO HOSPITAL , CHENNAI February - 2010 - September - 2010

AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST AND EXPERTISE

  • Liver Transplantation- both cadaveric and live donor programme Gastro intestinal and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Oncosurgeries and surgeries for benign conditions [Hepatocellular carcinoma, Metastatic liver SOL, Cholangiocarcinoma, gallbladder malignancies, cystic neoplasms, pancreatic malignancies, esophageal/ stomach, smallbowel, colorectal], Benign Biliary strictures, Biliary/pancreatic drainage procedures, necrosectomies, portal hypertensive surgeries Complex GI surgeries
  • Liver surgeries Multi-visceral transplantation Oncosurgery- GI and HPB Portal hypertension and surgeries of EHPH- shunts/devascularization surgeries Pancreatic resection/ drainage/ necrosectomies Minimally invasive GI and HPB surgeries, VATS Colorectal malignancies including liver metastasis

    AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

    • 2015 - First South-indian [Fifth Indian] To Hold The Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery Mch Degree From The Worlds Largest Liver University- Ilbs- Institute Of Liver And Biliary Sciences
    • 2016 - First Keralite To Get The Prestigious Mch Hpb Surgery Degree From The President Of India- Mr Pranab Mukherjee
    • 2018 - First Fully Indian Trained Gastro Surgeon To Hold The European Board Degree- Febs - In Surgical Oncology [Sub-speciality- Hpb Surgery and Gastro/ Colorectal Surgery]
    • 2003 - BEST OUTGOING STUDENT, GENERAL SURGERY, MBBS

    MEMBERSHIPS

    • ESOT- European Society of Organ Transplantation APASL ASI AMASI- Association Of Minimal Access Surgeons Of India IAGES ACS- American College Of Surgeons IMA ICS- INternational College Of Surgeons -January - 2018 -December - 2018

    CERTIFICATIONS

    • FELLOW OF EUROPEAN BOARD OF SURGERY-FEBS- SURGICAL ONCOLOGY
    • MCh- HEPATO-PANCREATO-BILIARY SURGERY

    LANGUAGES KNOWN

    • Hindi
    • English
    • Malayalam