Dr. Arvind K.S. has completed his MBBS from Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore in 2002. He did a one-year clinical rotating internship in the departments of medicine, surgery, obstetrics & gynaecology, psychiatry, emergency medicine, P&SM & ophthalmology in 2003 from Bangalore Medical College and Combined Hospitals, Bangalore. He studied MCh in HPB Surgery from Institute of the liver and biliary sciences, New Delhi in 2015.
Dr. Arvind K.S. has started his career as a junior resident from Shekhar Hospital, Bangalore in 2004. In 2005, he joined PGIMER Chandigarh as a general surgery resident. Later, in 2008, he started working as a senior resident in the department of general surgery at JIPMER, Puducherry.
He has surgical experience in liver - anatomical/ non anatomical/ extended resections, minimally invasive left lateral segmentectomy/ metastasectomy/ cyst excision, de-roofing, surgery for benign & malignant lesions of gallbladder, liver resection for hilar cholangiocarcinoma, laparoscopic surgery for benign biliary diseases, pancreatoduodenectomy (+/- venous resection/ reconstruction), distal pancreatectomy/ splenectomy ; surgery for chronic pancreatitis, portal hypertension - shunt surgeries, devascularization procedures, liver transplant - deceased donor/ living donor liver transplant.
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He has good experience in the management of hepatic tumours, biliary malignancies, surgery in cirrhotics and portal hypertension, living donor liver transplant, and borderline resectable carcinoma pancreas