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Dr. Vinod Kumar P

Urology


MBBS, MS (Gen-Surgery), DNB (Urology)

Sr. Consultant Urologist – Dept. of Urology,
NU Hospitals

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Dr Vinod Kumar graduated from the prestigious Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute. He further did his Masters in Surgery (MS) from the same institute. He fine-tuned his surgical skills by working as a resident in St John’s Medical college, Bangalore. He later completed DNB Urology from NU hospitals Bangalore and is presently a consultant urologist at NU hospitals.

He has presented various research and clinical papers at National and International podiums. He has participated in and conducted various workshops. He has published indexed articles in reputed journal with an Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID) 0000-0001-7228-7416. Though he treats most of the cases in General Urology, he is particularly involved in the management of diseases under the following subspeciality: Female urology (Urogynaecology), Neurourology, Endourology and Uro-oncology.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • MBBS: Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute.

  • MS (General Surgery): Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute.

  • DNB (Urology) :NU Hospitals, Bangalore

Publications

  • P. R. Thippeswamy Naik, Prem Kumar, and P. Vinod Kumar. “Primary Pleomorphic Liposarcoma of Liver: A Case Report and Review of the Literature,” Case Reports in Hepatology, vol. 2013, Article ID 398910, 5 pages,2013. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/398910.
  • Vinod Kumar Prabhuswamy, Rahul Tiwari, and Ramakrishnan Krishnamoorthy. “A Giant Dumbbell Shaped Vesico-Prostatic Urethral Calculus: A Case Report and Review of Literature,” Case Reports in Urology, vol. 2013, Article ID 167635, 5 pages, 2013. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/167635.
  • Abhishek Vijayakumar, Rahul Tiwari, and Vinod Kumar Prabhuswamy. “Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger’s Disease)—Current Practices,” International Journal of Inflammation, vol. 2013, Article ID 156905, 9 pages, 2013. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/156905.
  • Ramakrishnan Krishnamoorthy, Thejas Savasere, Vinod Kumar Prabhuswamy, Rajashekhara Babu, and Sadashivaiah Shivaswamy. “Giant Malignant Phyllodes Tumour of Breast,” Case Reports in Oncological Medicine, vol. 2014, Article ID 956856, 5 pages, 2014. https://doiuar.org/10.1155/2014/956856.
  • Prabhuswamy VK, Krishnappa P, Tyagaraj K. “Malignant refractory priapism: An urologist's nightmare,” Urol Ann. 2019 Apr-Jun;11(2):222-225. https://doi: 10.4103/UA.UA_140_18.

Professional Membership:

  • American Urological Association (AUA) 00883831
  • Urological Society of India (USI) P326
  • Association of Southern Urologists (ASU) V 081
  • Karnataka Urology Association (KUA) V 023A
  • Karnataka Medical Council. Reg No. 84632
  • Bangalore Urology Society (BUS) V BUS 14A
  • International Urogynecological Association (IUGA) 55693949
  • Urogynaecology Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and Incontinence Association (UPIA) 00204

Presentations in Zonal and National Conferences

  • Paper – A comparative study between single incision and conventional three-port laparoscopic appendicectomy in ASICON Dec 2012 , Kolkata
  • Poster – A Rare Case Of Pleomorphic Liposarcoma Of The Liver in ASICON Dec 2012, Kolkata
  • Poster – A Giant Mediastinal Thymolipoma in KSC-ASICON Feb 2014, Manipal
  • Poster – A Case Of Pigmented Variant Of Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans (Bednar Tumor) in KSC-ASICON Feb 2014, Manipal
  • Paper – Pain management in ER: Urology Perspective in Bangalore urological society Feb 2016
  • Paper – Pain management in ER: Urology Perspective in SZUSICON July 2016, Pondicherry
  • Poster – Malignant Priapism: How different is the management! in KUACON Sep 2016, Goa
  • Paper – Donor site Morbidity in BMG urethroplasty: Our Experience in SZUSICON Aug 2017, Manipal
  • Poster – Metastatic carcinoma prostate: Unusual presentations in KUACON Nov 2017, Virajpet
  • Symposium – Latest treatment paradigm in the treatment of hormone-sensitive metastatic prostate cancer in KUACON Nov 2017, Virajpet.
  • Paper – Correlation of urodynamic parameters to long term outcomes following Posterior Urethral Valve fulguration in USICON Jan 2018, Jaipur
  • Paper – Urethrovaginal Reflux: A great mimicker in AIUG Nov 2019 (Awarded First Place)
  • Quiz master – Devon travelling fellowship in KUACON 2020 (virtual conference) Nov 2020
  • Poster – Urethrovaginal Reflux: A great mimicker in SZUSICON 2020 (virtual conference) Dec 2020

INTERNATIONAL CME/CONFERENCES

  • Paper – A comparative study between single incision and conventional three port laparoscopic appendicectomy in IASGO Dec 2012, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Poster – A Rare Case Of Pleomorphic Liposarcoma Of Liver in IASGO Dec 2012, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Poster – A Giant Dumbell shaped prostatic urethral calculus in IASGO Dec 2012, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Trainee in the lower tract Endourology course organised by Asian Urological Surgery Training & Education Group (AUSTEG) May 2018, Guangzhou, China

Invited faculty in webinars

  • Winner: Problem based learning organised by AUSTEG, Sep 2020
  • Speaker: "Bladder Bowel Dysfunction in children - often Ignored" in ASU YOUTH CONCLAVE, Sep 2020
  • Speaker: "Approach to Kidney and upper ureter – Incision and approaches" in USI-ISU webinar: Open procedures in stone management, Oct 2020
  • Moderator: Panel Discussion in USI-ISU webinar “Update on Urogenital tuberculosis”, Oct 2020
  • Speaker: USI-ISU Debate Competition “Crossfires in Endourology” , Nov 2020

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