Surgical Gastroenterology & Laparoscopic Surgery

Our Doctors

Dr. Madhavan, MS, MCh, DNB, MRCS

Dr. Madhavan, MS, MCh, DNB, MRCS

Over the last years, we have established ourselves as a leading centre in Thrissur as far GI Surgery is concerned with stress being on Minimally invasive surgery. This was solely due to the effort of Dr. V P Madhavan who has been in the forefront of development of Gastro Surgery as a speciality. Dr. V P Madhavan did his Post Graduation in General Surgery from "Jawaharlal Institute of Post graduate Medicine and Research" (JIPMER), Pondichery and was awarded the prestigious 'S.B. Sen gold medal' for the best outgoing Post Graduate of Pondichery University. He did his MCH in surgical Gastro enterology from Trivandrum Medical College, where he had extensive training in complicated pancreatic and colorectal procedures. He had advanced laparoscopic surgical training from some of the best centres in India. He has to his credit numerous published papers and has made presentations at various national and international conferences. His area of special interests includes pancreatic and colorectal surgeries including surgeries for carcinoma pancreas and chronic calcific pancreatits. He has made tremendous advancements, by establishing a state of the art laproscopic surgery theatre, where all routine and advanced procedures are being done.

Major Surgeries performed

Open Surgeries:

Whipple's resection for carcinoma pancrease.
Lateral pancreaticojejunostomy for chronic calcific pancreatitis.
Liver resection.
Surgery for carcinoma stomach and esophagus.
Colorectal resection especially sphincter saving procedures.
Laparoscopic Surgeries:

Laparoscopic appendicectomy.
Laparoscopic hernia repair.
Laparoscopic colon resection.
Laparoscopic surgery for achalasia cardia.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Laparoscopic spleenectomy.
Laparoscopic APR, Anterior resection.
Laparoscopic Surgery Facilities

Our laparoscopic surgery theatre is equipped with

State of the art equipments from 'KARL STORZ GERMANY'.
'HARMONIC SCALPEL'- the most modern and advanced Laparoscopic ultrasonic Dissector.
Piles Clinic:

Painless treatment for piles:- the most modern and pain free treatment of piles.
Stapled Haemorrhoidopexy


Least pain.
Hospitalization for a few hours only -done as a day care procedure.
scientifically proven safe and more physiologically correct.
HERNIA CLINIC: (Laparoscopic hernia repair)

Laparoscopic hernia repair has the advantages of:

Minimum pain.
Early recovery.
Early return to work.
smallest scar.
Minimum hospitalization.
Low recurrence rates.