Dr. S. Suresh's Profile

Dr. S. Suresh

Director of Mediscan Systems
Dr. S. Suresh, Director of Mediscan Systems, one of the largest referral centers for ultrasound in Asia. A pioneer in ultrasound diagnostics and training in South India, Dr. S. Suresh along with his wife Dr. Indrani Suresh, contributes to extensive research in fetal malformations, prenatal diagnosis and fetal therapy through their non-profit Fetal Care Research Foundation and more recently, by establishing their own Birth Defects Registry of India that has set out to systematically collect information on the incidence of birth defects and assess their prevalence in India, thereby aiming to achieve the goal of evolving management strategies of birth defects all over India.

Scanning for Good Health - A Lifelong Quest to Serve the Society

Medindia spoke to Dr. S. Suresh, Director of Mediscan Systems, one of the largest referral centers for ultrasound in Asia. A pioneer in ultrasound diagnostics and training in South India, Dr. S. Suresh along with his wife Dr. Indrani Suresh, contributes to extensive research in fetal malformations, prenatal diagnosis and fetal therapy through their non-profit Fetal Care Research Foundation and more recently, by establishing their own Birth Defects Registry of India that has set out to systematically collect information on the incidence of birth defects and assess their prevalence in India, thereby aiming to achieve the goal of evolving management strategies of birth defects all over India.

Q. A lot many doctors we interviewed in Chennai for Medindia said they couldn't have achieved so many milestones without the support of Mediscan, especially in their initial years. How did you hit upon this idea of a scan center which must have been almost unheard of, in South India when you started in 1982? ...

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