Consultant Urologist and Renal Transplant Surgeon
MBBS, MS, DNB, MNAMS, FMAS, MCh (Urol)
Specialties: Organ Transplant,Renal Sciences
Dr. Avinash T S is a Consultant Urologist & Transplant Surgeon at SPARSH Hospital who specialises in minimally invasive urology (endourology, laparoscopy) and renal transplant.
He completed his initial medical training from JJM Medical College, Davangere and obtained a postgraduate degree in General Surgery (MS) from Bangalore medical college. He also obtained a Dip. NB in General surgery from National board of education, New Delhi. He further completed Urology training at Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences, Mumbai to obtain MCh degree. After which he worked in Grant Medical College, Mumbai and Goa Medical College, Panaji in various capacities. Further, he worked in Lakeshore Hospital and PVS Memorial Hospital, Kochi to become specialist in Laparoscopic Urology, under the mentorship of renowned laparoscopic urologist Dr George P Abraham. After gaining skills in advanced laparoscopy and renal transplant, he served as a Consultant Urologist in Apollo BGS Hospital, Mysore.
Dr. Avinash is skilled in performing various ablative and reconstructive laparoscopic urology procedures like laparoscopic nephrectomy, ureterolithotomy, pyeloplasty, ureteric reimplantation etc. He also has vast experience in performing kidney transplant surgery. Besides Laparoscopy, he has rich experience in managing various urological problems including kidney stone disease, enlarged prostate, urological cancers, urethral stricture, urological problems in children and women.
Dr. Avinash has published more than 25 scientific papers as a primary author. As a co-author, he has published in various national and international peer-reviewed journals. He has presented several papers at various conferences. He is a course instructor for trainees in ‘Key to keyhole’ course- laparoscopic urology training programme conducted at Lakeshore hospital and PVS memorial hospital, Kochi.