MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg.), MCh (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery)
Microvascular surgery, Cosmetic Surgery
Qualification: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg.), MCh (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery)
Key Skills: Microvascular surgery, Cosmetic Surgery
Areas of Expertise: Post cancer ablation -- Head & Neck reconstruction, Breast reconstruction
Hand surgery, Brachial plexus Surgery, Limb reconstruction
Cleft lip , palate, cleft nasal deformity corrective surgeries and congenital anamoly corrective surgeries
Career History: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg) : Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
Senior fellow in Department of General Surgery at Bangalore Medical college and Research Institute, Bangalore
MCh ( Plastic Reconstructive Surgery) : Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Vishwavidyapeetam,
Worked as a senior fellow in Head and Neck surgery at Amrita institute of medical sciences, Kochi
Research and Publications: : Patil R, Jayaprasad K, Sharma S, Sharma M. Short-term augmentation of venous drainage with extra-corporeal
shunt and simultaneous auto-transfusion, for salvaging a congested free flap. IJPS 2013;46(3):572-576.
Jayaprasad K, Mathew J, Thankappan K, Sharma M, Iyer S et al. Safety and Efficacy of Low Molecular Weight
Dextran (Dextran 40) in Head and Neck Free Flap Reconstruction. Accepted in Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery.
Patil R, Jayaprasad K, Sharma S, Sharma M. Reconstruction of foot extensor tendons with gracilis tendon
graft. IJPS 2012;45(3):576-577.
Practical technique for predictable wedge osteotomoies during microvascular free fibula reconstruction of
the mandible. Sharma M, Balasubramanian D, Thankappan K, Mathew J, Jayaprasad K. Accepted in Journal of Reconstructive
Microsurgery. Dec 2012.
Balasubramanian D, Thankappan K, Shetty S, Jayaprasad K, Mathew J, Iyer S. Cricotracheal reconstruction
with free radial forearm flap and titanium mesh. Head Neck. 2012 Jan 31. doi: 10.1002/hed.22931. [Epub ahead
of print] PubMed PMID: 22290872.
Professional Memberships: ASSOCIATION OF SURGEONS OF INDIA
ASSOCIATION OF PLASTIC SURGEONS OF INDIA
FELLOW OF HEAD NECK ONCOLOGY SOCIETY OF INDIA