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Dr. Sivaprakash Rathanaswamy

MBBS, MS, MCH, FACS, FEBS (Fellow of American College of Surgeons, Fellow of European Board of Surgical Oncology)

Consultant Surgical Oncologist

Work Experience

  • Dr. Sivaprakash is a Consultant Surgical Oncologist trained in premier Institutes in India like Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER, Chandigarh), Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH, Mumbai) and King George Medical University (KGMC, Lucknow).
  • He has working experience in India as Consultant surgical Oncologist in Apollo specialty Cancer Institute, Chennai India before joining Zulekha hospital UAE.
  • He is a gold medalist in MCh surgical oncology super specialty training, Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS gynecological oncology) and Fellow of European Board of Surgical Oncology (FEBS).

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • Malayalam
  • Punjabi

Special Interests

  • Breast Cancer:Breast Conservation Surgery, Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Oncoplastic Surgery, Immediate reconstruction
  • Gynecological Cancers: Ovary Cytoreduction, HIPEC, Wertheims Hysterectomy, Fertility Preservation Surgeries
  • Gastrointestinal Cancers: Esophagectomy, D2 Gastrectomy, Colectomy, Sphincter Sparing Surgery, Abdominoperineal Resection
  • Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Cancers: Whipples Procedure, Radical Cholecystectomy, Hepatectomy
  • Head and Neck Cancers: Oral Cancer Resection Reconstruction, Laryngectomy, Thyroidectomy, Parotidectomy
  • Bone and soft tissue sarcomas: Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Lung Cancer : Lobectomy, Pneumonectomy, Metastasectomy
  • Genitourinary Cancers: Radical Nephrectomy, Partial nephrectomy, Radical Cystectomy with reconstruction, Penectomy, Retroperitoneal lymphnode dissection (RPLND).
  • Minimal Access Surgery: Laparoscopic Colectomy, Anterior Resection, Wertheim’s Hysterectomy, Nephrectomy

Research / Publications

  • Sivaprakash Rathanaswamy, Sanjeev Misra, Vijay Kumar, Chintamani et al. Incidentally Detected Gallbladder Cancer- The Controversies and Algorithmic Approach to Management. Ind J Surg 2012; 74(3): 248–254.
  • Vijay kumar, Sindhu VA, Sivaprakash R, et al. Cancers of upper gingivobuccal sulcus, hard palate and maxilla – A tertiary care centre study in North India. National Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery 2013; 4(2): 202-205.
  • Singh MP, Misra S, Rathanaswamy Sivaprakash, Gupta S, Tewari BN, Bhatt ML, et al. Clinical profile and epidemiological factors of oral cancer patients from North India. Natl J Maxillofac Surg 2015; 6: 21-24.
  • Barvadheesh C, Dhanasekar P, Sivaprakash R, Maran M. Leiomyosarcoma of Inferior Vena Cava: Surgical Excision and Reconstruction of Inferior Vena Cava with Bifurcated Dacron Graft. Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2016; 3: 7072
  • Impact of Primary Surgical Procedures on Definitive Surgical Treatment of Breast Cancer. A Single Tertiary Referral Centre Study from North India – Oral Paper presentation in NATCON- Oct, 2012, Goa. (National Conf.)
  • Impact of Primary Surgical Procedures on Definitive Surgical Treatment of Breast Cancer. A Single Tertiary Referral Centre Study from North India – Poster at ABSICON, (International Conf.), Hyderabad, May, 2012.
  • Auto-amputation of penis - case series. An extreme self neglect. – Poster at NATCON, Sep, 2011, Lucknow. (National Conf.)
  • Skeletal metastasis in Gallbladder cancer- A series of rare cases. Oral Paper presentation, International HPB Workshop, Ahmedabad, 2012.
  • Skeletal metastasis in Gallbladder cancer- A series of rare cases in Northern India. Poster presentation, IDD-forum, International, HongKong, 2013.
  • Ameloblastic carcinoma- A case report of rare entity. Poster presentation at IASO-UPASI CME, Varanasi, May, 2013. 
  • Clinicopathological study of TNBC from Northern India. Poster presentation, ABSICON, Chandigarh, May, 2013. (National Conf.)
  • Ewing’s Sarcoma – metastasis to jaw bone: A case report. Poster presentation, IASO-UPASI CME, Varanasi, May, 2013.
  • Leiomyosarcoma of the maxilla – a rare presentation: A case report. Poster presentation, IASO – UPASI CME, Varanasi, May, 2013.
  • Clinicopathological profile of 204 cases of Gall bladder cancer in a high volume tertiary care cancer centre of North India. Poster presentation, IDD-Forum, International, Hongkong, 2013.