MB BS, MD (Academic surgery), MRCS (Eng, Ed, Glas), MRCSI (Dub), FRCS (Gen.Surg), EBSQ (European Board of Surgery – Coloproctology)
Dr Narasimhaiah Srinivasaiah is a Senior Consultant in the Department of Colorectal Surgery / surgical oncology for Karnataka Region at Apollo Institute of Colorectal Surgery.
He completed his MBBS from Bangalore University, Surgical memberships (MRCS) from the college or surgeons from England, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Dublin, MD (Academic surgery) from University, FRCS from the intercollegiate board (UK) and FEBS from the European board of examinations.
Prior to joining Apollo Group he served as Consultant general and colorectal surgeon at Princess Alexandra hospital in Essex, UK. He holds the position of honorary senior lecturer in the Queen Mary University of London.
He undertook Medical degree from Bangalore University (India); Rest of the Structured surgical training was in Great Britain. Basic surgical training was undertaken in the University of Newcastle, followed by a higher research degree from the University of Hull. Higher surgical training was undertaken from the Welsh Surgical School & London Postgraduate School of Surgery on the South Thames training circuit National Training number. This was followed by fellowships at the Royal London, St Marks, The Royal Marsden & the Christie. The European training was undertaken in Germany (Erlangen) and Portugal (Champaulimaud foundation / EARCS – Lisbon). Time was spent at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in USA.
He holds memberships from the college of surgeons of England, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Dublin. A fellow of the Inter collegiate board of surgeons (UK) and is certified by the European board of surgery. He has to his merit, visiting fellowships to India, France, Germany, Thailand and USA. He is a recipient of number of awards and travel fellowships. He has Academic research interest on Cancer health outcomes, translational research and psycho-oncology.
He has previously held positions as Surgical Tutor for Royal College of Surgeons, England. He was a core member for Laparotomy outcomes review group (LORG) & Mortality review group (MoRG) in Essex, UK. He has been a surgical lead for Endoscopy users group and a key member for the Quality Improvement in Surgery (QIPS) at Essex, UK
On the research front his interests are on Precision onco-surgery, Psycho-oncology, Decision making and Health outcomes in Surgery. Has published and lectured nationally and internationally. He has been an invited speaker on a number of subjects. Some of which are Precision onco-surgery, Decision making, Thromboprophylaxis and Surgical stress response.
He is a key opinion leader on Precision colonic onco-surgery & is a reviewer for Medical Practice and Reviews – An open access journal. He is on the editorial team for the colorectal surgical section in Clinics in Surgery Journal. He has been a reviewer for BMJ Action Sets and accompanying evidence summary pages.
He is passionate about teaching and teaches on the FRCS courses and advanced skills courses. Has been a convenor for PLAB exams in the past.
He is also a faculty Member on various examination courses for FRCS and an examiner for the EBSQ coloproctology exams.
Dr Narasimhaiah S is an authority in his field, a scholarly physician with vast experience in colorectal surgical oncological surgery. Administratively, clinically and scientifically is keen to contribute to the development of our colorectal program at Apollo Group.
He is a writer, researcher, teacher and an innovator. He is passionate about natural farming, Horticulture and tropical forestry. Healthcare education has been his passion and a way to repay his social debt to the society. Project CANFRI (http://www.canfri.org) is very close to his heart, since he believes in health education being the driver for our future health. Cancer is a major health care issue and prevention is the key for success. “Education is the investment for future, Health education is the key to healthy future” he says.
He currently is the Director of Health Sciences Park, Bangalore & is the founder of CANFRI.ORG(A charitable CSR venture) & NaNiDam.org (A wellness & healthcare venture) both based in rural Bangalore.