Dr Dhanasekar P

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Dr Dhanasekar P

MS,DNB (General Surgery),M.Ch,Surgical Oncology ,FAIS,FIAGES

Surgical Oncologist

Apollo Cancer Institutes
  • 3 Years of experience
  • English,Tamil
  • 8 Recommendations
  •  MON | 01:15 PM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-02:00 PM Show More

Research and Publications

  • Cutaneous angiosarcoma of the scalp masquerading as a squamous cell carcinoma: case report and literature review. Dhanasekar P (first author); J Cutan Med Surg. 2012 May-Jun;16(3):187-90. Review
  • Jejuno-jejunal intussusception secondary to small-bowel lipomatosis: a case report. Dhanasekar P (second author); S Afr J Surg. 2012 Mar 29;50(2):43-4


MS,DNB (General Surgery),M.Ch,Surgical Oncology ,FAIS,FIAGES

Work Experience

  • Junior surgeon in Renal transplant team in Aswene Soundra hospitals and research centre, Chennai for 40 transplants.
  • Junior Surgeon in Cardio-Thoracic team in Moulana Hospitals, Perinthalmanna, Kerala and assisted around 50 open-heart surgeries.
  • Assistant Professor in the department of General Surgery, Chettinad hospital and research institute, Chennai, from October 2007 to September 2009.
  • Senior resident in the department of surgical oncology, JIPMER, pudhuchery from October 2009 to July 2010.
  • Consultant Surgical Oncologist, Chettinad hospital and research institute, Chennai, from October 2013 to April 2014.
  • Consultant Surgical Oncologist, Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Teynampet, from May 2014 till date.
  • Experience in basic laparoscopic and endoscopic techniques.
  • Trained in head & neck, thoracic, breast, gastro intestinal, genito urinary, gynaecology, soft tissue and paediatric oncological surgeries. Presentations:
  • Pancreatic Psuedocysts and management – Paper presentation at ASICON 2004, Hyderabad.
  • A case of Hydatid cyst with cysto-biliary communication – Poster presentation at ASICON 2004, Hyderabad.
  • Cut margin status and local recurrence in Breast conservation therapy - Retrospective audit; Indian Cancer Congress, New Delhi, Nov 2013.

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Life member of Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Life member of Association of Surgeons of India (ASI).
  • Life member of the Indian Association of Gastro Intestinal Endo Surgeons (IAGES).

Medical Council Registration