Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan

Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan
Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan

Designation of Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan

Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan 
Liver Transplant Surgeon and HPB Surgeon
Senior Consultant
Apollo Hospitals Greams Road, Chennai

Profile Snapshot of Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan

  • Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan is one of the best liver transplant surgeons in India with nearly 15 years of experience.
  • He is the topper in academics, and also an ECFMG certified clinician. Dr. Naganathan is the clinical lead in liver transplantation and HPB Surgery at Apollo Hospital, Greams Road Chennai.
  • He is an expert in managing Hepatitis, Ascites, Gallstones, and Liver Diseases like Cirrhosis, Cancer, etc. He has carried out more than 2000 procedures, including 300 donor & 500 recipient hepatectomies, cadaver transplantations, retrieval of cadaver livers, and live donor liver transplants.
  • Dr. Naganathan keeps himself updated with the latest techniques in the field with regular participation in national and international conferences.
  • He also established many liver transplantation centers across India & other countries.
  • Dr. Naganathan shies off 20 published research articles in renowned national periodicals.

Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan’s Expertise

  • Ascites
  • Cadaver transplantations
  • Cirrhosis
  • Gallstones
  • Hepatitis
  • HPB surgeries
  • Liver Failure
  • Living donor liver transplantation
  • Minimally invasive liver surgeries

Work Experience of Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan

  • An overall 15+ years of experience
  • Working as Clinical Lead –  Liver transplantation and HPB Surgery, Apollo Hospital, Chennai
  • Director, Liver transplantation and HPB surgery, MGM Healthcare

Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan’s Qualifications

  • Fellowship (HPB and Liver Transplantation) from Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi in 2014
  • DNB (Surgical Gastroenterology) from Army Hospital Research and Referral, New Delhi in 2011
  • MS from Madurai Medical College, Madurai in 2007
  • MBBS from Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu in 2001

Memberships of Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan

  • National Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Liver Transplantation Society of India
  • ASI – Association of Surgeons of India
  • ILTS – International Liver Transplantation Society
  • IAGE – Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
  • International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (India Chapter)

Awards & Recognitions received by Dr. Selvakumar Naganathan

  • Performed nearly 500 recipient hepatoplasties, 300 donor hepatoplasties, and all types of advanced HPB procedures with Prof. Subash Gupta
  • Bestowed with Anna Award

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