Dr. Nagendra Parvataneni

Senior Consultant & Head of the Department Surgical Oncology

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Brief Profile

Dr. Nagendra Parvataneni is one of the leading Oncologists in the city and currently the Head of the Department of Surgical Oncology at KIMS hospital, Secunderabad. He has been in Cancer Surgery from the year 1998 (last 20 yrs) in both public and private health systems in India. Masters in Surgical Oncology, University topper in MCh Surgical Oncology residency and Five years of residency in India’s Most Premier Regional Cancer Centre- Kidwai Institute of Oncology, Bangalore, Karnataka. The only Institute recognized by the World Health Organization in India a decade ago. Distinction of having gained experience from other Famous Cancer Institutes like Roswell Cancer Institute, New York - USA and also from Tata Cancer Hospital, Mumbai. The area of expertise includes advanced Open, Robotic & Laparoscopic Oncosurgeries such as Robotic & Lap Wertheim's Radical Hysterectomy, Robotic & Lap Radical Nephrectomy/Radical Cystectomy, Robotic & Lap Abdominoperineal resection, Total Colectomy, Pelvic Exenterations, Robotic & Lap Oesophagectomy. Trained in Mumbai for Surgeries in Hepatobiliary cancers. Trained in HIPEC Surgical procedures.
Additionally, a vast experience in Breast Cancer Surgery including Oncoplastic Breast surgeries such as Breast reconstruction following breast conserving surgeries, reconstruction of soft tissue tumor ablative defects.
 He is a Leading Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon having to his credit to be one of surgeons to have operated the largest number of head and neck surgeries in this part of the country. Trained in Mumbai and has experience in dealing with complex head and neck clinical situations such as Skull Base tumors, Advanced Thyroid surgeries, Oral Cancer Surgeries and Laryngeal preservation Surgeries. He does all kinds of head and neck reconstructions including pedicle and Micro Vascular free flaps. 
On an average he conducts over 120 major and minor cancer surgeries every month and has been involved in over 18,000 surgeries in the course of his career since 1998. 
 Authored 11 publications in indexed peer reviewed national and international impactful journals with 13 Citations till date and broadcasted more than 30 different Oncosurgical procedures posted on you-tube web site dedicated to teaching the new upcoming surgeons. He practices evidence-based medicine with emphasis on multimodal approach. It is the multidisciplinary team effort which gives desirable end results. His Motto is to provide a complete comprehensive cancer care with passion to all his patients. 
 He is technology savvy with a vast experience in latest Robotic surgery using the da Vinci Surgical System which is the most widely used clinical robotic system worldwide. This Robotic surgical system helps in the surgical procedures by enhancing the precision, flexibility and control during the surgery by giving the surgeon a high definition, magnified and 3D vision of the surgical site. The surgeon controls the arms of the robot while seated  at a computer console. The surgeon leads other team members who assist during the operation. Using robotic surgery, surgeon can perform delicate and complex surgeries that may have been difficult or impossible with other methods. The benefits of this minimally invasive surgery include fewer complications, less pain, less blood loss, quicker recovery and less noticeable scars. KIMS hospital has one of the highest numbers of Robotic surgeries in India.   
 He has to his credit of having established "Hospice Foundation of Hyderabad" 1st of its kind in Hyderabad in 2004 a 20 bedded facility with a Home care unit which provides palliative care to terminally ill cancer patients free of cost.        


  • M.B.B.S. - Dr. B.A.M.C, 1988 - 1993. Bangalore University of Health Sciences, Karnataka
  • M.S. (General Surgery) - J.J.M.M. College, 1995 -1998. Kuvempu University, Karnataka
  • Resident - Dept of General Surgery:  1994 - 1995.  Bangalore Medical College, Victoria General Hospital, Government of Karnataka, Bangalore
  • Registrar (Honorary, Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology - Colorectal Services) 1999, Q E Hospital, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England, UK
  • Sr. Registrar (Dept of Surgical Oncology) - Kidwai Institute of Oncology & Regional Cancer Centre Government of Karnataka, 1999-2000. RGUHS, Bangalore, Karnataka 
  • M.Ch (Surgical Oncology)- Kidwai Institute of Oncology& Regional Cancer Centre Government of Karnataka, 2003, RGUH, Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Diploma in Hospital Management Periyar University – 2009, Salem, Tamilnadu.
  • Fellow in Robotic Surgery - 2013, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, USA.
  • FMAS,Fellow in Minimal Access Surgery 2014, AMASI, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu.  
  • FIAGES - Fellow Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons 2015, Gurgoan
  • Robotic Surgery Certification, Intuitive Surgicals (da Vinci), Kochi, Kerala - 2017


  • Honorary Tutor Kidwai Institute of Oncology, Bangalore - 2003
  • Consultant Surgical Oncologist, Yashoda Hospital & freelancer - 2004 to 2006
  • Assistant Professor MNJ Institute of Oncology, Hyderabad - 2006 to 2009
  • Sr. Consultant & Unit Head, Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital, Hyderabad- 2009 to 2013
  • Sr. Consultant and Head of the Dept of Surgical Oncology, Seven Hills Hospital, Mumbai - 2013 to 2016
  • Sr. Consultant and Head of the Dept of Surgical Oncology, KIMS hospital, Secunderabad - 2016 till date


  • Carcinoma of Vulva, Review at KMIO
  • Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection with drains and without drains at KMIO
  • Close margins in oral cancers:  Implication of close margin status in recurrence and survival of PT1N0 and pT2N0 oral cancers at IACI & RC.
  • Reliability of Incision Biopsy for Diagnosis of Oral Verrucous Carcinoma: A Multivariate Clinicopathological Study at IACI & RC
  • Prognostic Value of Frozen Section in T1, T2 Carcinoma of Oral Cavity at IACI & RC
  • Affect on survival per increase in each millimeter of tumor depth in tongue cancer at IACI & RC.
  • Mild to moderate dysplasia at surgical margin is a significant indicator of survival in oral cancer patients” Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology (2016) accepted
  • Successful revision of involved margins under frozen control” British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery”
  • Margin revision under frozen section control in oral cancer: A retrospective study on involved margins in pT1, pT2 oral cancers". British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (2015).
  • "Role of PORT in pT1-T2N0 Deep Tongue Cancers" Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology (2015).
  • Multi Centricity of Oral Verrucous Carcinoma: A Case Series of 22 Cases "Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery (2015): 1-5
  • Operating faculty, invited speaker and moderator in many national and International conferences and surgical workshops in India

Awards And Honors

  • University First in MCh Surgical Oncology - Rajiv Gandhi Health University, Bangalore, 2003
  • Secured All India 1st Rank in M.Ch Entrance Exam conducted by Rajiv Gandhi University, 2000
  • State level high school merit scholarship in Bangalore
  • Best upcoming young surgeons award – ASI  2003
  • Kala vedhika award for Best upcoming Doctors in Andhra Pradesh – 2007
  • 2 awards for outstanding philanthropic work for running a Hospice by Government of Andhra Pradesh
  • Awarded "Rising Star of the year 2017 in Surgical Oncology" by Times Healthcare Achievers Awards

Talk Delivered

Scientific Papers Presentations
  • Extended Pelvic Surgeries, Colorectal Update, NIMS Hospital, Hyderabad, September 2018
  • Core Basics in Colorectal Surgery, KIMS hospital,Secunderabad, July 2018
  • Minimal access Surgery in Oncology, IMA Khammam, Telangana April 2018
  • HIPEC& its Anesthesia implications at National Onco Anesthesia update Conf, Hyderabad, March 2018
  • Newer Perspectives in Cancer – IMA North, Hyderabad, February 2018
  • HIPEC a new armamentarium in Onco Surgery, KIMS, Hyderabad, November 2017
  • Coping with cancer - Information and Resources Entebbe, Uganda, November 2017
  • Robotic Surgery - Our experience, Adisabba, Ethiopia, September 2017
  • Pediatric Cancers - Can cure be achieved ?, KIMS, Ongole, August 2017
  • HIPEC our experience, International Cancer Symposium at Cairo, Egypt, July 2017
  • Breast Cancer and the way forward,  KIMS, Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh, July 2017
  • Diet and Cancer, KIMS, Rajamundry, Andhra Pradesh, June 2017
  • Screening and Preventive aspects in Cancer, Kigali, Rwanda, June 2017
  • Recent Advances in Cancer Treatments, Bollineni Hospitals, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, February 2017
  • Over View of Surgical Management of Rectal Cancers, Nanded, MASICON February 2017
  • Human Papilloma Virus and Carcimona Cervix, Dar salaam, Tanzania July 2015 
  • Carcimoma Cervix - Prevalance in Asian Subcontinents, Nairobi, Kenya, July 2015
  • Evolution of Breast Cancer Surgery and Reconstruction, Mumbai, October 2014
  • Oncoplastic Breast Surgery and trends, KMIO, Bangalore, October 2014
  • Laparoscopy in Gynecological Cancers, SHH, Mumbai, August 2014
  • Newer Trends in Cancer Surgery, IMA Juhu, Mumbai, August 2014
  • Minimal access surgery in the Management of Esophageal Cancers, SHH, Mumbai, July 2014
  • Pap smear technique and outcomes in screening for Cervical Cancers, AGP, Mumbai, June 2014
  • Minimal Access Surgery in Urological Malignancies - a Review ,SHH, Mumbai, April 2014
  • VATS Techniques and limitations, DA, Jogeshwari, Mumbai, April 2014
  • Recent advances in Management of Colorectal Cancers, IMA,  Navi Mumbai, March 2014
  • 1st Indian Cancer Congress 2013, New Delhi, Video Presentation on Laparoscopic Total Pelvic Exenteration, November 2013 (International Conference)
  • National Laparoscopic Colo Rectal Summit, Kochi, Chairperson, October 2013
  • Laparoscopic Radical Gastrectomy and D2 Lyphadenectomy, Guest Lecture, ASI, June 2013
  • Ergonomics in Laparoscopic Surgery, Davangere, March 2013
  • Laparoscopy in management of Cervical Cancers, Davangere, March 2013
  • Cancer - A Problem, IMA, Narasapur, September 2012
  • Urethra Cancers - Rare entity, BIACH&RC, Hyderabad, March 2012
  • Robotic surgery - BIACH&RI, Hyderabad, December 2011
  • Low Anterior Resections and Outcomes, BIACH&RI, Hyderabad, April 2011
  • Cancer what's New, IMA, Adilabad, April, 2011
  • Cancer Prevention, IMA, Palakollu, January 2011
  • Total Pelvic Exenterations, BIACH&RI, Hyderabad, November 2010
  • Women and Cancer, IMA, Eluru, July 2010
  • Breast Cancer, IMA, Kothagudem, April 2010
  • Soft Tissue Sarcomas, BIACH&RI, Hyderabad, March 2010
  • Stoma, BIACH&RI, Hyderabad, December 2009
  • Recent advances in Colorectal Cancers, APASICON, Warangal, September 2009
  • Management of Oral Cancers and Future Challenges, MNJIO, Hyderabad, April 2009 
  • Oral Cancers Review at MNJIO, ENT Surgeons Association Meet, January 2009
  • Principles of Limb Salvage Surgery, MNJIO, Hyderabad, December 2008
  • Reconstruction and Cancer Surgery, MNJIO, Hyderabad, September 2008
  • Margins and Evidence based pathology, Surgeons meet, IMA, Hyderabad, July 2008
  • Principles of Surgical Oncology, MNJIO, Hyderabad, March 2008
  • Reconstruction in Oncology, IMA, Vijayawada, May 2007
  • Advanced Laparoscopy, IMA, Vishakhapatnam, March 2007 
  • Cancer and Diet, IMA, Srikakulum, March 2007
  • Hospice - Why, CME, MTCT, Hyderabad, January 2007
  • Significance of Pap Smear, IMA, Hyderabad, June 2006
  • Current Concepts in Management of Colorectal Cancers, IMA, Medak, September 2005
  • Minimal Access Surgery in Oncology, CME, Medwin Hospitals, September 2005
  • Management of Cervical Cancers, IMA, Kurnool, May 2005
  • Hospice Care Indian Scenario, Rotary Club, April 2005
  • Tobacco and Cancer, IMA, Hyderabad, December 2004
  • Cancer Screening - Benefits, IMA, Kamareddy, October 2004
  • Palliative Care & Hospice, IMA, Hyderabad, August, 2004
  • Gastric Cancers - Captain of deaths, IMA, Proddutoru, March 2004
  • CME - Oncosurgery 2004 Basweshwara Medical College & hosp, Gulbarga, Karnataka
  • Struma Ovarii a case report (Surgical Society, Bangalore ’03, awarded the best paper)
  • Carcinoma of Vulva review at KMIO (Surgical Society, Bangalore ’02, awarded the second best paper)
  • Retroperitoneal Lymphedenectomy with Drain and without Drain (Surgical Society, Bangalore’01, awarded the best paper) and also published in International Journal
  • Trans Hiatal Oesophagectomy KMIO experience (Karnataka state chapter ASICON’01 awarded the best paper)
  • Pain Management in Oncology (Surgical Society, Bangalore 2000 awarded the second best paper)
  • Carcinoma of the Penis KMIO experience (Surgical Society, Bangalore ’99)
  • Salivary Gland Neoplasms (ASICON’97)
  • Stumpless Appendectomy  (ISGCON’97)
Poster Presentations:
  • Total Pelvic Exenterations Review (Prague, Czechoslovakia)'12
  • Breast Cancer in Elderly Women (ASICON’01)
  • Revision Surgery for Carcinoma of Gall bladder (ASICON’02)


  • Colorectal Surgery Update, Kidwai Institute of Oncology, Bangalore, May 2016, Operating Faculty
  • 10th Annual Onco Surgery 2014, Tata Memorial Hospital, GI Surgery, Faculty
  • National Breast Cancer Surgery Workshop at Kidwai Institute of Oncology, Bangalore, October 2014, Operating Faculty
  • Video Presentation Laparoscopic Pelvic Exenteration at NATCON, Chennai, September 2014
  • Laparoscopic Onco surgery Workshop at Seven hills Hospital, Mumbai, July 2014, Operating Faculty
  • AMASI-FMAS programme, Surat, September 2014
  • Bariatric Surgery Training Programme, Covidien Centre of innovation, Mumbai February 2014
  • 1st Indian Cancer Congress, Preconference Workshop Faculty, New Delhi, November 2013
  • Laparoscopic Oncoworkshop for surgical oncologist at Global Summit in oncology, Hyderabad March 2013- Operating Faculty
  • Oral Cancers Surgery workshop, Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Hyderabad, August 2013 – Operating Faculty
  • Laparoscopic Oncoworkshop for Gen surgeons - Association of Surgeons of India September 2012 - Operating faculty
  • Head and Neck - Thyroid Surgery workshop, Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Hyderabad, September 2011 – Operating Faculty
  • Laparoscopic Oncoworkshop - sponsored by Johnson &Johnson July 2012 - Operating faculty
  • Laparoscopic Gynec-Oncology Workshop, Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Hyderabad, September 2011 – Operating Faculty
  • Laparoscopic Oesophagectomy Workshop, Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Hyderabad, May 2011 – Operating Faculty
  • Live Surgery & Demo Workshop on Oral Cancer, Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Hyderabad, December 2010- Operating Faculty
  • Colo-Rectal Cancers Workshop, MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Centre, Hyderabad, September 2009- Operating Faculty 
  • Oral Cancer surgery Workshop, MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Centre, Hyderabad, March 2009- Operating Faculty
  • Pancreatic Workshop, MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Centre, Hyderabad, August 2008 - Operating Faculty
  • Total Mesorectal Surgery workshop 2005 Basweshwara Medical College & hosp, Gulbarga, Karnataka - Operating faculty
  • Gynec oncology workshop 2006 Basweshwara Medical college hosp Gulbarga, Karnataka - Operating faculty
  • Endo training Workshop - 2003, Surgical Society Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Oral Cancer Surgery Workshop 2003, Kidwai Institute of Oncology and Research Centre, Bangalore, Karnataka - Operating faculty
  • Hepatobiliary workshop 2002, Kidwai Institute of Oncology and Research Centre, Bangalore, Karnataka - Operating faculty
  • Stapler Training Course (advanced) – Johnson & Johnson, Mumbai - 2001
  • Basic Surgical Skill Course, Ethicon institute of Surgical Education, Mumbai - 2000
  • Stapler Training Course – Johnson & Johnson, Mumbai - 1999
Professional Membership and Affiliation:
  • Telangana Medical council - TMC
  • Andhra Pradesh Medical Council - APMC
  • Karnataka Medical Council - KMC
  • Association of Surgeons of India - ASI
  • Indian Association of Surgical Oncology - IASO
  • Indian Medical Association – IMA North, Hyderabad
  • Association of Gyneaconcologist of India - AGOI
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