Dr Krishna Kumar

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Dr Krishna Kumar

MBBS, MS ENT, Diploma in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology

Ent Specialist

Apollo Speciality Hospitals O M R
  • 45 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Tamil,Arabic
  • 1 Recommendations
  • MON-SAT | 09:30 AM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-07:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Gold Medal for best paper in “Advances in Nasal Endoscopy” by practicing ENT surgeon at South Zone Conference, Chennai - 1997
  • Dr.Bhuvana, our Dip. NB postgraduate, received Gold Medal for best postgraduate paper at Tamil Nadu State ENT Conference, Erode - 2000
  • Dr.Vijay, our Dip. NB postgraduate, received Gold Medal for best post graduate paper at Tamil Nadu State ENT Conference, Kanyakumari – 2001
  • Dr.Archana, our Dip. NB postgraduate, received Gold Medal for best post –graduate paper at Tamil Nadu State ENT Conference, Ooty – 2006
  • Dr.Sundari, our Dip. NB postgraduate, received 3rd prize for PG Quiz at State Conference, Ooty – 2006
  • Dr.Rajani, our Dip. NB postgraduate, received 2nd prize for PG Quiz at State Conference, Ooty – 2006.
  • Dr.Geetha Banu, our Registrar received Gold Medal for the best post-graduate paper at the State conference at Mahabaliburam - 2008
 
 

Research and Publications

  • Allergic Rhinosinusitis - Current trends in management, Chennai, 2002
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis - Study of incidence and Aetiology, Bangalore, 2002
  • Adenotonsillectomy - when do we operate, Chennai, 2002
  • Allergic Rhinosinusitis - an approach, Chennai 2001
  • Tuberculos Otitis Media, Cochin, 2000
  • Fungal Sinusitis, Delhi, 2000
  • Headache - Differential diagnosis, Chennai, 2000
  • Approach to Painful Ear, Chennai     1999     
  • Endoscopic CSF Leak Closure, City Neuro Meet, Chennai, 1999
  • Complications of FESS, Erode, 1999
  • Endoscopic DCR, Chennai, 1998
  • Hoarseness of voice - SMF experience, Chennai, 1998
  • FESS using Hummer - A Microdebrider system, Cuttack, 1996
  • Endoscopic Excision of Fungal Granulomas, Cuttack, 1996
  • Myringoplasty - Inlay vs. Overlay technique, Chennai, 1985
  • ONG’s procedure - our experience of 20 cases, Chennai, 1984
  • Incidence of Deafness in malnourished children, Chennai, 1981
  • Has been involved as an active faculty member in various endoscopic and microear surgical workshops in Chennai, as well as in Erode, Trichy, Salem, Madurai and Coimbatore since 1995. Has been conducting free camps periodically – Cuddalore and Pondichery – since 2004
  • Attended American Academy of Otolaryngologists annual conference held at Washington DC – Sep 2007 Had training for advanced Endoscopic surgery with Dr.Vijay Anand, Sr. ENT Consultant & Faculty at Presbyterian Hospital, NewYork – Oct 2007 
     
 

Qualification

MBBS, MS ENT, Diploma in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology

Work Experience

  • Senior ENT Consultant, Apollo Speciality Hospitals ,OMR, Perungudi
  • Senior Consultant Surgeon and Head of Department –ENT Global Hospitals & Health City, Chennai June 2016 – June 2018
  • Senior Consultant Surgeon and Head of Department –ENT SIMS  Chennai 2013-2016
  • Senior Consultant Surgeon and Head of Department –ENT Global Hospitals & Health City, Chennai since March 2009.
  • Senior Consultant Surgeon and Head of Department - ENT Sundaram Medical Foundation, Dr. Rangarajan Memorial Hospital, Chennai 1994 – Feb 2009
  • DNB teacher for DNB PG’s (from 1996-till date)
  • Visiting ENT Consultant Surgeon Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai. (Since March 2003-till date)
  • Visiting ENT Consultant Ministry of Health, Seychelles Registered in Seychelles Medical Council     

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Association Of Otolaryngologists of India
  • Association of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgeries of India
  • Indian society of Otology
  • Indian Association of Surgeons for sleep Apnoea
 

Medical Council Registration

TMC 25211

Special Interests

  • Advanced Micro Ear Surgeries
  • Advanced Endoscopic Sinus Surgeries
  • Endoscopic Orbital Surgeries
  • Coblation Snoring surgeries