MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg.), MCh (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery)
Microvascular surgery, Cosmetic Surgery
Areas of Expertise:
a) Post cancer ablation -- Head & Neck reconstruction, Breast reconstruction
b) Hand surgery, Brachial plexus Surgery, Limb reconstruction
c) Cosmetic Surgery
d) Cleft lip , palate, cleft nasal deformity corrective surgeries and congenital anamoly corrective surgeries
a) MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg) : Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
b) Senior fellow in Department of General Surgery at Bangalore Medical college and Research Institute, Bangalore
c) MCh ( Plastic Reconstructive Surgery) : Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Vishwavidyapeetam, Kochi, Kerala
d) Worked as a senior fellow in Head and Neck surgery at Amrita institute of medical sciences, Kochi
Research and Publications:
1. 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.
2. 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. Dec 2012.
3. Patil R, Jayaprasad K, Sharma S, Sharma M. Reconstruction of foot extensor tendons with gracilis tendon graft. IJPS 2012;45(3):576-577. 4. 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.
5. 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.
a) ASSOCIATION OF SURGEONS OF INDIA
b) ASSOCIATION OF PLASTIC SURGEONS OF INDIA
c) FELLOW OF HEAD NECK ONCOLOGY SOCIETY OF INDIA