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Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute

Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute

A Unit of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University)

Accredited by NAAC with highest A++ Grade

Ranked 77 among Universities by NIRF 2023

A UGC Category 1 Higher Education Institution

Accredited by


Nirf 2023 among Medical

47 Rank

Nirf 2023 among universities

77 Rank


Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute (MGMCRI)

A constituent college of

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), PUDUCHERRY


General surgery



Senior Resident

Dr Manoj Kumar Sistu


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Dean of Faculty

Prof. Ananthakrishnan N

MS (AIIMS), MNAMS (General Surgery - NBE), FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed),FRCS (Glasgow), FICS, FACS, FACG, FIMSA, FAMS

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After qualifying in MBBS grom the Government Kilpauk Medical College, Madras and his MS in General Surgery from AIIMS, New Delhi, joined JIPMER, Pondicherry and worked there for 30 years and retired  as Director Professor and Head of Surgery in 2006. He is working in SBV since 2009.Besides being a Surgeon par excellence, his passion for teaching led him to work as a faculty of NTTC, JIPMER for 26 years, training over 2500 medical teachers. Amongst his innumerable publications, the book “Medical Education, Principles and Practice” and “Medical Postgraduate Dissertations – a step by step approach” are most popular works. AK introduced several innovations both in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. He played a key role as a member of the Consortium of medical colleges, which formed the basis of MCI MBBS regulations 1997. He was a member of the expert panel of Government of India for implementing th e"Knowledge Commission' recommendations and  the chairmain Of the MCI Expert grooup on postgraduate education for two years.  As a strong advocate of Competency Based medical education, AK is committed to the task of pushing research and allied health sciences to a new height. His main areas of interest in research were Helicobacter pylori, Corrosive injuries of the alimentary tract, biliary lithogenesis and carcinoma penis. He is a genral surgeon by training, a surgical gastroenterology ouyt of itnerest and an medical educator for over 40 years.
Procedures and Surgical Concepts published in Public Interest in Lieu of Patents by : Dr. Ananthakrishnan K



Dr. Rajan K.V


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Qualified from JIPMER, with MBBS and MS degree in General Surgery.Worked in the UK as Senior Surgical Consultant in University Teaching Hospitals, London and Glasgow Hospitals.Experienced in carrying out many advanced GI laparoscopic surgeries, laparoscopic hernia surgeries, single incision laparoscopy, Endoscopic procedures, Complex Oncologic surgeries.Undergone Advanced laparoscopic skills training from  Cuschieri Dundee Skills Institue Of Laparoscopy. Certified from Royal College of Surgeons of London in Critical Care, ATLS, and also undergone  the most advanced training in definitive Trauma care (DSTS course) from RCS London.This  course is available only in few countries and offered only to select  trauma surgeons based on strict eligible criteria.
I have also published research articles in many high impact journals, indexed by Thomson Reuters as well.



Dr Ganesan R

MBBS, MS General Surgery

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Am a native of Madurai, Graduated my MBBS and MS General Surgery from Mdurai Medical college. my area interest in Thyroid, Breast & oncolgy.


Emeritus Professor

Dr. Robinson Smile S


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I am native of Nagercoil.did my MBBS and MS in general Surgery in JIPMER..Retired as Professor of Surgery from Jipmer in interest is cancer surgery and portal hypertension and teaching under graduates and post graduates.I play tennis regularly.


Professor,Deputy Medical Superintendent

Dr. Tirou Aroul T

MBBS.,MS.,FRCS (Glasgow)

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Tirou Aroul MBBS, FRCS



Dr. Saravanakumar Subbaraj


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Dr.Saravanakumar Subbaraj is a leader in Gender Reassignment surgery for Male to Female Transgender clients and he has conducted more than 400 cases of single stage penile skin inversion vaginoplasty for MtF transgender. He is also performing Breast Augmentation using Silicone Prosthesis for MtF transgender clients.
He has completed his fellowship on Basic and Advanced Laparoscopic sugery and till date he has conducted over 500 cases of Laparoscopic surgeries. He is a versatile surgeon and he has more inclination towards the reconstructive surgery.
He completed his fellowship on Diagnostic and Therapeutic endoscopy and performed over 1000 cases of Upper and Lower GI scopy. His other areas of interests are Burn related surgical care and Trauma.
He is a very good teacher/mentor for both UG and PG Students and Guided so many research projects. To his credit, he has 16 publications in indexed journals. His total number of Teaching experience is 13 years. He also has been associated with various organisations like ASI, IAGES, ABSI ect.....
Currently he is holding the position of chief surgeon ,MGMCRI and served the department as UG curriculum coordinator for 5 years.



Vice Principal (Student),Professor

Dr. Kannan R