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Dr. R. Vijayan

Head of Department. Senior Consultant. Urologist

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Professional qualification

  • FELLOWSHIP IN LAP. UROLOGY – Nov 2002 Chi Mei Med. Center, Taiwan
  • DIPLOMA UROLOGY – July 1991 Institute of Urology, London
  • FCRS(ED) – June 1990 Royal College, Edinburgh
  • FRCS(GLAS) – May 1990 Royal College, Glasgow
  • DNB (Gen Surg) – Nov 1988 National Board, Delhi,India
  • MS(Gen Surg) – Apr 1988 Kerala University, India
  • MBBS – Sept 1983 Kerala University, India

TMC Registration No. 13714 dated 3-1-1985

Permanent GMC, UK Registration No. 4002518


  • First to perform Laparoscopic procedures in Nizam Post Graduate
  • Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India(1000 bed P.G. Institute)
  • First to perform laparoscopic procedure in Urology Department of Derby City Hospital(and Medical School) Urology Department,UK(2003)
  • Conducted 1st Laproscopic Urology Workshop in Kerala State,under Urology Society of Kerala(2002)
  • First to perform Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty in a 2 month old infant(2006), Nephroureterectomy(2004), Nephrectomy(1994), Orchidopexy(1995) and other Urology procedures in Kerala State.
  • Member of core committee in organizing the USICON(Annual conference of Urology Society of India)2004 Founder member, Association of Minimally Invasive Surgeons of India.

Full Life Memberships

  • Urology Society of India
  • Urology Society of India- South Zone
  • Urology Society of India- Kerala

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Consultant Urologist & Dept.Head From 1996

  • Specialists’ Hospital, Kochi, kerala, India. 100 bed Multi Specialty Hospital with Uro Laproscopy, ESWL,URS,PCNL, Reconstructive urology, Uro Gynaecology & Urodynamics

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Consultant Urologist 1993 to 1996

  • Ernakulam Medical Centre, Vennala, Kochi Kerala 1996 to 2011 (300 bed multispeciality Hospital)
  • Lourdes Mission Hospital, Pachalam, Kerala, India 1993 to 1996 (350 bed multispeciality mission Hospital)


  • Best Video Paper- Laparoscopic Pyelolithotomy and Pyeloplasty in a Child with duplex pelvis-Urology Society of India,Kerala chapter 2011
  • Best Scientific Paper- Epispadias Repair-Urology Society of India,Kerala chapter 2011
  • Best Video Paper-Laparoscopic Ureteroureterostomy-Urology Society of India, south Zone Chapter-2009
  • Best paper-Extrophy Bladder Repair-14 years experience-Urology Society of India, South Zone Chapter-2005
  • Best Video Paper – Laparoscopic Dismembered Pyeloplasty in infants below 1yr of age-Urology Society of India,Kerala Chapter-2004
  • Best Published Paper-Urology Society of India,Kerala Chapter-2003
  • Best Paper-Single stage Bilateral Laparoscopic Orchidopexy-Urology Society of India,Kerala State Chapter-1999

International Publications

  • Internal Bladder retractor for Laproscopic Cystectomy in the female Patient. J Urol October 2002,1479-1481
  • Laparoscopic Radial Cystectomy and continent Ileal Pouch-Asian Urology Scientific Articles,August 2002.
  • Transrectal Tru-cut Biopsy of Prostate using a protective sheath-BR-J-UROL 1994,73,454
  • The persistent Indwelling Catheter[Letter] BR-J-UROL:1992:Jun 69(6) P667

Invited Posts

  • Honorary Editor of Urology Association of Kerala,Digital Journal-2004


  • Urology Association of Kerala Workshop 2003
  • Urology Association of Kerala Workshop 2002
  • Lap KG 2000, Laparoscopic Urology Workshop at KG Hospital, Coimbatore, India.

Invited Posts

  • Pathophysiology of bladder dysfunction-Association of South Zone Urologists-2nd annual Prof. HS Bhat Midterm Workshop 2014
  • Single Stage Repair of Distal Hypospadias(Board of Education of India teaching programme in Association of South Zone Urologists 2014)
  • Single Stage Repair of Hypospadias Cripples(Urology Society of India,2012)
  • Lecture on Koyanagi repair in Hypospadias symposium-Urology Society of India-2010
  • Is Laparoscopy the next revolution in Urology?(Urology Society of India, Kerala State Chapter-2000)
  • Chairperson – Guest Lecture on Laparoscopic Nephrectomy Urology Society of India-South Zone,Conf.-1999 Guest Lecture on Current Concepts of Renal Stones Association of Surgeons of India, Kerala Chapt-2005
  • Panelist – Role of Laparoscopy – Symposium on Upper. Ureteric Stone: Controversies & Consensus.Urology Society of India- South Zone, Conf.-1999.
  • Clinical Attachment(1992 to 1993 – 4 months) Renal Transplant unit, Queen Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, U.K
  • Registrar Urology (1990 to 1992-18 months) Royal Infirmary, Sunderland, U.K

Urology Training

  • SHO Urology (1989 to 1990 – 12 months) South Cleveland Middlesbrough U.K.
  • Locum Specialists Registar – 2003, 3 months Derby city general Hospital, Derbyshire, UK
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