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Dr. JACOB KURIEN
MS, MCh, FIMSA, FUICC, FRCS
SENIOR CONSULTANT SURGICAL ONCOLOGIST
Mon, Tue, Thru & Fri 9 Am to 4 Pm

Dr. JACOB KURIEN

MS, MCh, FIMSA, FUICC, FRCS
SENIOR CONSULTANT SURGICAL ONCOLOGIST
Mon, Tue, Thru & Fri 9 Am to 4 Pm


Dr Jacob Kurien is the first trained Surgical Oncologist in Kerala with more than 31 years of Cancer Surgery experience. He has successfully performed more than 10,000 major Oncological Surgeries.

He received extensive specialized Surgical Oncology training from UK & Japan. And, he was instrumental in mentoring many Indian and Sri Lankan surgical oncologists.

    Medical Education:
    • M.Ch (Surgical Oncology), Cancer Institute, Adayar, Chennai
    • M.S. (General Surgery), Govt. Medical College, Kottayam
    • M.B.B.S, Govt. Medical College, Kottayam
      Fellowship:
    • Advance Training in Orthopedic Oncology in Royal Orthopedic Hospital, Birmingham, U.K.
    • ICRET FELLOWSHIP (FUICC) aaa
    • Fellow of International Medical Sciences Academy (FIMSA)
    • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons Glasgow (FRCS)
      Prior Assignments:
    • Lead Consultant Surgical Oncologist, Dept. of Surgical Oncology, Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur.
    • Professor & Head Dept. of Surgical Oncology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal.
    • Senior Consultant Surgical Oncologist, Apollo Hospitals, Colombo, Sri Lanka
      Working extensively in:
    • Breast & Thoracic Cancer Surgery
    • Head & Neck Cancer Surgery including reconstruction
    • Base of Skull Cancer Surgery
    • Advanced Pelvic Cancer Surgery
    • Musculo Skeletal Tumour Surgery
    • Gastro Intestinal & Colorectal Cancer Surgery
    • Genito - Urinary Oncology Surgery
      Ph.D. Programs Completed:
    • Development of Laser Spectroscopic Methods for Early Detection of Breast Cancer
    • Development of Laser Spectroscopic methods for Monitoring of Neoadujuvant Treatment of Breast Cancer by Raman Spectroscopy – Analytical Techniques
    • Laser Spectroscopic Studies of Clinical samples in Oral Cancer
      Ongoing Research Projects:
    • Collaborates with Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal(IISER); Central University, Kasaragod, Kerala and Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur in a project titled ‘Investigating The Microbiome And Metabolomics Regulators Of Epigenetic Changes In Colorectal Cancer Cells And Its Progression To Metastasis.’
    • Collaborates with Dept. of Cancer for Laser Spectroscopy and Molecular Biology in various research projects funded by Dept. of Science & Technology, Dept. of Atomic Energy and other Govt. of India agencies.
      Publications:
    • More than 25 publications in International & National Journals in Clinical Surgery and experimental Basic Sciences in Oncology Citations, Invited contribution & Reviews and Book Chapters.
      Conference Presentations:
    • Attended several International & National Conference and Continuing Medical Education programs by participating in Panel Discussion, chairing Sessions, guest lectures, presenting short papers.
      Examinership:
    • Examiner for M.Ch. Surgical Oncology in Cancer Institute, (Dr. M.G.R. Medical University), Chennai; Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore (Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences); Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.
    • Examiner for M.S (Gen. Surgery) in Govt. Medical College, Goa; Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (Deemed University), Maharashtra
      Membership:
    • Indian Medical Association
    • Association of Surgeons of India
    • Association of UICC Fellows
    • Indian Society of Oncology
    • Indian Association of Surgical Oncology
    • Indian Red Cross Society
    • Manipal Cancer Society
     

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    St. Thomas Hospital
    Kurisummoodu P.O
    Chethipuzha Kadavu
    Changanassery, Kerala 686104

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