Raffles Shield Panel Specialists

Prof Madhavan Krishnakumar

Surgery, Organ Transplantation
National University Hospital, Singapore
Clinic Details

National University Hospital, Singapore

Clinic address: 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074 Clinic Number: 6779 2777 Opening Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:30am to 5:30pm, Sat, Sun & PH: Closed

Prof Krishnakumar Madhavan first joined the Department of Surgery as an Associate Professor. He is currently the Group Director Surgery, Senior Consultant of the Division of Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Head of Department of Surgery, Co-Director in NUCOT and Senior Consultant at NCIS.  After initial schooling and undergraduate medical education in India, Prof Madhavan did his MS in General Surgery at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research. After doing the FRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, he went for further Higher Surgical Training in the UK and after successfully completing this training, was appointed in 1996, a Consultant General and Transplant Surgeon at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh. After 11 years in that post, he joined the NUS/NUH. In addition to all aspects of liver transplantation, he has extensive experience in kidney and pancreatic transplantation and also the whole spectrum of benign and malignant hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery. He was also deeply involved in surgical training over the years and till 2007 was the Deputy chair of the surgical training committee for the South east of Scotland and tutor and convener for the Basic Surgical skills course of the RCSEd. He has also been an examiner for the FRCS, AFRCS and MRCS exams and is also on the panel of examiners for the exit FRCS examination (intercollegiate).

MBBS(India), MS (Gen Surg)(India), FRCS Ed (UK), FRCS (Gen Surgery)(UK), FCPS (Hon)(B’Desh)