Dr Senthil Kumar | Liver transplant surgeon in Hyderabad

Dr Senthil Kumar

HOD & Sr Consultant - HPB & Liver Transplant Surgeon

Dr Senthil Kumar is the Head of the Department & Senior Consultant for HPB Surgery & Liver Transplant at Continental Hospitals. An alumnus of the prestigious Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research and Trained in the UK, Dr Senthil is one of the best liver transplant surgeons in India. A clinician, surgeon, and academician, he has over 30 years of stellar experience in the field of upper GI surgery, liver transplants and HPB surgeries.

  • Hyderabad
  • 28 Years Experience
  • English, Hindi, Tamil
Dr Senthil Kumar
MBBS, MS (General Surgery) , FRCS, FRCS (HPB & UGI)
Hyderabad / 9am to 6pm
HOD & Sr Consultant - HPB & Liver Transplant Surgeon
About Dr Senthil Kumar

Dr Senthil Kumar is the Head of the Department & Senior Consultant for HPB Surgery & Liver Transplant at Continental Hospitals. An alumnus of the prestigious Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research and Trained in the UK, Dr Senthil is one of the best liver transplant surgeons in India. A clinician, surgeon, and academician, he has over 30 years of stellar experience in the field of upper GI surgery, liver transplants and HPB surgeries.

He was the professor of HPB surgery & liver transplant at Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education & Research, Chennai. And in addition to his time in the UK, he has spent time at the Asan institute, Seoul as a visiting scholar in the department of Liver transplantation.

Dr Senthil is an expert in live donor liver transplants, hepatobiliary surgeries, upper GI procedures, amongst others. He is widely travelled, and published in prestigious journals worldwide.

Dr. Senthil Kumar's expertise extends beyond his clinical practice and academic endeavors. He is deeply committed to advancing the field of liver transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery through research and innovation. Throughout his career, Dr. Senthil has actively contributed to numerous research projects, aiming to improve surgical techniques, patient outcomes, and the overall understanding of liver diseases. His dedication to advancing medical knowledge has earned him recognition as a thought leader in the field, with his work frequently cited by peers and colleagues globally.

Beyond his professional achievements, Dr. Senthil is known for his compassionate approach to patient care. He takes the time to understand each patient's unique needs and concerns, ensuring they receive personalized treatment and support throughout their medical journey. His ability to communicate complex medical concepts in a clear and empathetic manner has earned him the trust and gratitude of his patients and their families. Dr. Senthil's unwavering commitment to excellence in patient care, combined with his extensive expertise and leadership in the field, solidifies his reputation as one of the foremost liver transplant surgeons in India and a valuable asset to Continental Hospitals.

  • MBBS, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry
  • MS (General Surgery) , Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • FRCS (HPB & UGI), Intercollegiate Specialty Board, UK

Liver Transplants
HPB Surgery
Laparoscopic Procedures
Living Donor Liver Transplantation (LDLT) & Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation (DDLT)
Pediatric Liver Transplantation, Split Liver Transplantation
Combined Kidney & Liver transplantation, Pancreas and Kidney Transplantation, Multi Organ Transplantation - Pancreas Transplantation, Small Bowel Transplantation
Complex Hepatic (liver) resection, Portal Hypertension surgery
Pancreatic surgery (Whipple procedure/pancreaticoduodenectomy)
Complex Hepato Pancreatic Biliary Surgeries

HPB Surgery
Laparoscopic Procedures
Liver Transplants
Surgical Gastroenterology

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"Dear continental Hospital Family. I really appreicate to all the staff of Continental Hospital in India, Hydrabad. Special thanks to Dr Ajay Reddy, Neorosurgery specialist who did succesful operation to my daughter Salmo regarding on very serious tumor on her back. I am again very grateful to all continenal hospital staff in general and Nurse Saktht in particular, because she gave us good medical services pre and post operation. Furthemore , I was very much impressed with good hospitality, medical and recovery and humanity services which the hospital is providing. Finally, I recommed that all patients suffering from neorological problems visit to continental hospital."

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"I’ve taken my mother for her access port removal surgery with hundreds of questions in mind which were answered not in words but by putting into actions not just by the Surgeon, Dr. Praveen K Reddy but also each and every staff member. I would like to thank each one of them here for all the support they’ve given to us during these tough times. Dr. Praveen is an amazing person who takes care of his patients as family members. Dr. Praveen’s assistant Mary is one such sweet lady supported us right from the admission through the billing and discharge. The IPD 4th floor team (Floor Manager: Karabi Duty Medical Officer: Dr. Sai Nursing Manager: Nikita) made sure of our comfortable stay in the Hospital which is very rare. Thank you so much team. An unforgettable moment is when all the surgical team members came into the Suite with a cake to celebrate my mother’s birthday. I can’t thank enough for this. Thank you so much Dr. Praveen garu for everything."

Meher Tej

"My father got admitted under Dr Laxminadh Shivraju sir the operation diagnosis cp angel cpiclermoil cramolaning excision brain tumer we have been refer form Kammareddy specially to Dr.laxminadh sir .My father is alright now he is going to abroad for work his completely fit and fine now .Dr.laxminadh sir treatment is too good .can't express in words . my father and he was recover very fast..quick recovery we had under him . Dr.laxminadh sir treatment is outstanding and and the staff and nursing team was so caring and helping nature . The management is to good . Hospital is very hygiene and fresh all the time ."

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Best Liver Transplant Surgeon Near Me

If you're in search of the best liver transplant surgeon in Hyderabad, look no further than Dr. Senthil Kumar. With over 30 years of experience and a stellar reputation in the field of liver transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery, Dr. Kumar stands out as a top choice for patients seeking expert care. His impressive credentials, including training at prestigious institutions like Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research and international experience in the UK and South Korea, underscore his expertise. As the Head of the Department and Senior Consultant for HPB Surgery & Liver Transplant at Continental Hospitals, Dr. Senthil Kumar's dedication to patient-centered care and commitment to advancing medical knowledge make him the ideal choice for individuals seeking the highest quality of surgical expertise and compassionate treatment.
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Dr. Senthil Kumar is a highly skilled surgeon with expertise in Hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB) surgery, laparoscopic procedures, liver transplants, and surgical gastroenterology. These specialized fields encompass a wide range of surgical interventions related to the liver, pancreas, bile ducts, and gastrointestinal tract.
Within HPB surgery, Dr. Senthil Kumar performs complex surgeries involving the liver, pancreas, and bile ducts, such as liver resections, pancreaticoduodenectomies (Whipple procedure), and bile duct reconstructions. In laparoscopic procedures, he utilizes minimally invasive techniques to perform surgeries such as cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) and hernia repairs, offering patients faster recovery times and reduced post-operative discomfort.
Dr. Senthil Kumar's extensive experience and training, combined with his commitment to excellence, distinguish him as a premier liver transplant surgeon. With over 30 years of practice and training in esteemed institutions like the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research and international exposure in the UK and South Korea, Dr. Kumar brings a wealth of expertise to his field. His proficiency in both deceased donor and live donor liver transplants, as well as his track record of successful outcomes, make him a sought-after expert in this critical area of surgery.
Dr. Senthil Kumar prioritizes patient-centered care and effective communication throughout the treatment process. He takes the time to thoroughly explain medical conditions, treatment options, and surgical procedures in a clear and empathetic manner, ensuring that patients and their families feel informed and empowered to make decisions about their healthcare. Dr. Kumar also fosters open dialogue, encouraging patients to ask questions and express any concerns they may have, thereby building trust and rapport with those under his care.
Dr. Senthil Kumar emphasizes comprehensive care throughout the recovery process, guiding patients through each stage of post-operative healing. Depending on the specific procedure, patients may experience varying recovery times and post-operative care requirements. Dr. Kumar and his team provide personalized guidance and support to optimize recovery, including pain management strategies, rehabilitation exercises, and dietary recommendations. Through regular follow-up appointments and ongoing communication, Dr. Kumar ensures that patients receive the necessary support and guidance to achieve the best possible outcomes following surgery.