Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy

Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy
Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy

Designation of Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy

Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy 
Surgical Gastroenterologist
Senior Consultant
Apollo Hospitals Greams Road, Chennai

Profile Snapshot of Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy

  • Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy is a veteran gastroenterologist in Chennai.
  • He has nearly 48 years of experience in the field and has served his patients in Apollo Hospital for more than 25 years. He also got rewarded for completing 25 years there.
  • Along with MBBS and DNB in surgery, he has a Diploma in Laparoscopy from Strasbourg.
  • Over the years, Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy has gained enough recognition and appraisals for his treatment methods and has become one of the most preferred doctors.

Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy’s Expertise

  • Anti-Reflux Procedures
  • Crohn’s Disease Treatment
  • Liver Cirrhosis Treatment
  • Piles treatment with Laser
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography – TEE
  • Treatment of Gastritis
  • Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

Work Experience of Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy

  • Total 48 years of experience
  • Senior Consultant – Surgical Gastroenterologist in Apollo Hospital, Greams Road, Chennai

Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy’s Qualifications

  • FRCS (U.K)
  • FACG (U.S.A)
  • MBBS
  • DNB – General Surgery
  • Honors Diploma in Surgical Laparoscopy – University of Strasbourg

Memberships of Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy

  • Tamil Nadu Medical Council

Awards & Recognitions received by Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy

  • Course Director at Ethicon Institute of Endo-Surgery Chennai
  • Establishment of GI unit in Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, India
  • Set up Advanced Laparoscopic Unit at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, India
  • Awarded Gold Medal at Dr. B. Shanmugeswarao Memorial Oration, Andhra Pradesh Chapter of ASI, Hyderabad (2006)
  • Foreign Instructor for Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh (1995)
  • Exec. Committee Member (1998- 2002), Indian Association of Gastro Endo Surgeons

Publications of Dr. Prasanna Kumar Reddy


  • Intraperitoneal bleeding due to primary splenic pregnancy – British Journal of Surgery, Volume 70, Issue 9, page 564, September 1983
  • Laparoscopic Removal of an Artery Forceps – Journal of the Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons- Sept 2003 Vol 7 No: 3



  • Hepatic Cystadenoma – A Diagnostic Challenge – Published in Apollo Proceedings Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy for Papillary Cystic Neoplasm
  • Single port access cholecystectomy: The initial learning curve – Published in Apollo Proceedings, Apollo Medicine Vol.7 No.2, June 2010

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