Endoscopic Thyroidectomy

Scarless Removal of Thyroid

Surgery and Consultation at Renai MEDICITY

Dr Padmakumar at Renai Medicity

Dr. R. Padmakumar, Dr. Pai, and Team (formerly at Sunrise Hospital) will now be available for consultation and Surgery at Renai Medicity from February 1, 2017.


NH 47A, Palarivattom Mamangalam,
Kochi, Kerala 682025


  • 15 Nos of ultra modern Operation Theatres that function 24×7
  • State-of-the art Surgical ICU
  • High definition Laparoscopy set
  • Latest Open and Laparoscopic surgical instruments
  • High end radiology and lab services
  • Renowned surgeons with a wealth of experience in the field

Dr Padmakumar Dr Madhukara Pai Renai Medicity


Some of the Open and advanced Laparoscopic (minimally invasive or key-hole) surgeries offered include:

  • Scarless Thyroid Surgery (Endoscopic Thyroidectomy)
  • Obesity Surgery.
  • Diabetes Surgery.
  • Cholecystectomy (gall bladder removal)
  • CBD stone extraction
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy
  • Appendicectomy
  • Inguinal hernia repair
  • Incisional and ventral hernia repair
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Splenectomy (spleen removal)
  • Treatment of hydatid disease of the liver
  • Fundoplication
  • Cardiomyotomy for achalasia cardia
  • Colectomy
  • Rectopexy
  • Nephrectomy
  • Treatment for varicocele
  • Sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity

General Surgery

  • Emergency Surgery including poly trauma
  • Inguinal, Incisional and Ventral Hernia repairs
  • Surgeries of the liver and Biliary tract: such as gall bladder removal for gall stones, cholecystitis, liver cysts, abscesses and management of cholangitis, Biliary tract strictures, choledochal cysts etc
  • Oesophageal resections and reconstruction for diseases including achalasia
  • Gastric (stomach) surgery
  • Surgeries on the small and large intestine
  • Splenectomy (spleen removal)
  • Anorectal conditions
  • Surgery on pancreas –  pancreatic necrosis, pancreatic fistulas, pseudocysts, sphincteroplasty, surgery for chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer surgery, whipples operation
  • Varicose veins of the lower limb
  • Wound care for Diabetic foot and venous ulcers
  • Thyroid surgeries – both for benign and malignant thyroid disorders
  • Parathyroid surgeries
  • Breast surgeries for cancer and non cancer condition and cosmetic procedure like reduction and augmentations etc
  • Proctology – Piles, fissure and other rectal conditions

Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Less Pain
  • Less scars
  • Quicker Recovery
  • Shorter Hospital Stay
  • Quicker Return to Work



Dr. R. Padmakumar

Dr. Padmakumar is a well known Sr. Consultant Laparoscopic and Metabolic Surgeon, one of the few surgeons in the world doing Scarless Thyroid Surgeries (Endoscopic Thyroidectomy). He is an expert Bariatric surgeon, first to start diabetes mellitus surgery in the state for non-obese category (fifth in the world), first surgeon in entire GCC Countries to do diabetic surgery in non-obese patients, first in the world to do bariatric surgery with abdominoplasty, World record on successful bowel surgery at 2gm Hb without blood transfusion, Inventor - Innovative technique MISII (Minimally Invasive Surgery for Ileal Interposition) HYBRID technique

Web: www.drrpadmakumar.com

Contact Details

Dr. R. Padmakumar
Senior Consultant Laparoscopic and Metabolic Surgeon &
Director - Verwandeln Institute (Transforming Lives)
(Specialist in Laparoscopy, Hernia, Cancer, Obesity, Diabetes Surgery, Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery, Thoracoscopy, Intragastric Balloon)
Keyhole Clinic, Thammanam Road, Plarivattom, Kerala, Kochi, India
KIMS Kochi, Pathadipalam, Edapally, Kerala, Kochi, India
Lakeshore Hospital, Maradu, Kerala, Kochi, India

Consultant Surgeon
Starcare Hospital, Mawaleh, Seeb, Muscat, Oman (+968 24557200)
Medeor 24x7 Hospital, Dubai (+971 4 350 0600)
Venniyil Medical Center, Sharjah (+0971 (6) 56 82258)


Mobile: +919447230370, +919846320370 (India)
Mobile: 00971567581025 (UAE)
Email: drrpadmakumar@gmail.com


National President - Indian Hernia Society
GC Member, Association of Surgeons of India
Vice President- Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of India
Jt. Secretary - Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons
Founder Member, Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society Of India
Founder Member, Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
International Faculty of IASGO on Hernia and Diabetic Surgery
International Faculty of IFSO on Diabetic Surgery
Associate Editor : Diabetes and Obesity International Journal