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Dr Keshav Prasad Y. V. MBBS, MS, DNB, FMAS

Hospital Affiliation : KMC Mangalore, Mangala Hopsital and Kidney Foundation

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Board Certification

KMC 63037

Current Position

Associate Professor of Surgery, Chief Laparoscopic Surgeon

Medical Education

GyanBurman Fellowship in Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, June 2011. 

Advanced Laparoscopy training at Ethicon Institute, Chennai

Fellowship - Minimal Access Surgery – Conferred by Association of surgeons of India, 2008

Fellowship - Dip. NB, NBE Delhi, 2006

Residency - MS – Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, 2003

Medical School -MBBS – Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, 1996

Awards & Honors


Sub-Specialty Interest

Advanced laparoscopy

Hepatobiliary surgery

Bariatric surgery

Minimal Access Surgery

Key hole surgery

Laparoscopic hernia

Laparoscopic cancer surgery


Dr Prasad has extensive experience in laparoscopic surgery. Since performing his first laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gall bladder removal) in June 2006 he now performs basic as well as advanced laparoscopic surgery on regular basis. Till date he has performed over 100 gallbladder surgeries, over 150 appendectomies, over 100 lap hernia repairs, about 50 advanced laparoscopic procedures such as abdominoperineal resection for cancer of rectum, rectopexy for prolapse rectum, splenectomy, lap right colectomy , retroperitoneoscopy, cardiomyotomy for achalasia cardia.
Dr Prasad is also a post graduate medical teacher and keeps himself updated with the latest developments in the field of laparoscopy. He has the distinction of having performed the first SILS (Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery) surgery in Mangalore which boasts of six medical college and several reputed private nursing homes.





Dr.Keshav Prasad Y.V, Mangaluru, Karnataka, India

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