Dr. P.K. Karan

Specialities: General Surgeon, Laparoseopic/Laser & Robotic Surgeon

Degree: MBBS, MS, FICRS (USA)

Experience: 28 Years

Know your Doctor – Dr. P.K Karan

 

Dr. P.K. Karan is a highly skilled General Surgeon specializing in Laparoscopic, Laser, and Robotic Surgery at Numed Super Speciality Hospital. He completed his MBBS and Internship in Medical Science at Patna Medical College, Patna University, in 1996, followed by an M.S. in General Surgery from PGIMER, Chandigarh University, in 2002. With advanced training in Robotic Surgery from the WLH & UIC Medical Centre, University of Illinois, USA, in 2013, Dr. Karan is renowned for his expertise and innovative surgical techniques. His dedication to patient care and surgical excellence make him a valued asset to the hospital.

 

Qualifications:

 MBBS & Internship in Medical Science from Patna Medical College, Patna Patna University, 1996.

 M.S. in General Surgery from PGIMER Chandigarh, Chandigarh University 2002.

 FICRS Robotic Surgery from WLH & UIC Medical Centre USA, University of Illinois, USA 2013.

 

Experience:

Working Experience:

–Worked as Registrar in Surgery, PGI, Chandigarh.

–Worked as Registrar in Vascular Surgery at Fortis Hospital Mohali.

–One year as a Consultant Surgery at Amrit Hospital Rudrapur.

–Five years Senior Consultant and Head of the Deptt. General Surgery at Vivekanand Hospital &Research Center, Moradabad 2005 to 2009

Chief Consultant and Head of the Deptt. Of Laparoscopic and GI Surgery at BRIJLAL HOSPITAL &RESEARCH CENTER, HALDWANI, NAINITAL from 2009 to 2018.

Freelance Surgeon at Indirapuram, 2018 till date.

 

Teaching Experience:

–An altogether four years of teaching experience in surgery at Post Graduate Institute, Chandigarh (as per MCI recommendation)

–Attending and presenting Journal Clubs, Seminars, and Clinical meetings at PGI Chandigarh, Vivekanand Hospital &Research Centre, Moradabad and Brijlal Hospital &Research Center, Haldwani.

 

Surgical Experience:

– Vast surgical experience in Laparoscopic abdominal surgery including gynaecological surgery

by doing more than 16,000 Laparoscopic surgeries till now which include laparoscopic cholecystectomy, Appendicectomy, laparoscopic different types of genioplasty, hysterectomy, ovarian cystectomy, lap-assisted colectomy, Lap .hydatid cysts of liver, lungs etc.

-Laser Varicose and Laser proctology – numerous successful laser surgeries.

 

Research Experience:

“The study of Nitric Oxide level in the spermatic vein of infertile males with varicocele.” A thesis topic in urology at PGI Chandigarh. The aim of the study was to determine whether the raised level of nitric oxide is a contributory factor in causing infertility in varicocele, patients or not.

 

Brief Profile:

MS, surgery from one of the prestigious institutes of India- Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Surgical experience in super specialities e.g.GI surgery, Oncosurgery, Peripheral Vascular Surgery, Neuro-surgery, Urology, Pediatric surgery, Cardiac surgery, Plastic surgery, Laser Varicose treatment, Laser Proctology.

20 years post-MS experience in General, Peripheral Vascular and Minimally Invasive Surgery, including all types of Laparoscopic and laser Surgeries.

Wide exposure to surgical ICUs & all types of critical surgical patients including Trauma patients.

All types of Gynecological open as well as Laparoscopic surgeries

Trained in Peripheral Vascular Surgery at Fortis Hospital, Mohali, India and PGI Chandigarh

Training in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.

Training in Robotic Surgery at World Laparoscopic Hospital, Gurgaon and University of Illinois, Chicago, USA.