Dr. Sivaraman LetchumananSpecialist General & Laparoscopic Surgeon
B.Sc., MBBS., M.S., DNB (Gen Surgery), FRCS(Edin)., FRCS(Glasg)., MNAMS., FRS (Fellow of Robotic Surgery)
Dr. Sivaraman Letchumanan is a well renowned General Surgeon who completed his MBBS at Bharathiar University, India in 1991, followed by Masters of Surgery at Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India in 1998 where he also received the gold medal for the best outgoing medical student. In 1999, he became a fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. A year later, he became a Diplomate in National Board (General Surgery), then in 2011, he obtained his Fellowship of Robotic Surgery.
In the span of his medical practice, Dr. Sivaraman had clinical attachments with hospitals in UK such as Law Hospital, Carluke and Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh; and in India such as Kasturba Hospital, Government Stanley Hospital, Government General Hospital, and PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Hospital.
Dr. Sivaraman’s areas of expertise include treatment of gall stones, abdominal pain, appendicitis, breast pain and lumps, thyroid disorders, hemorrhoids and fissures, varicose veins, pilonidal sinuses, abscesses, hernias, umbilical hernias, fistulas, endoscopies, colonoscopies, salivary gland lumps and lymph node problems.
Currently, he is a member of Association of Surgeons of India, Association of the Colon and Rectal Surgeons of India, Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India, Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, and Emirates Medical Association — Emirates Society of Laparo-endoscopic Surgeons. He also has several publications and presentations to his credit.
Dr. Sivaraman is well versed in English, Arabic and Hindi..