• Brief Profile


    Dr. Rau's distinctions Professor and Head of Dept. of Surgery, Director of Surgical Gastroenterology, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute University Hospital, deemed University, Chennai. Professor Emeritus - Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University President of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons for 1998 - 2000 Visiting Professor Khon Kaen University, Thailand Faculty Member for the Annual Post Graduate Course of International Gastro-Surgical Club in Athens, Greece Founder Chairman International Gastro-Surgical Club, Indian Chapter, Head Quarters, Athens, Greece. Selected Col. Pandalai Orator, Association of Surgeons of India for 1998. President Elect 2001-2003 Asian Society of Hepato Biliary and Pancreatic Surgery President Elect 2001-2003 International Laser Society for Medicine and Surgery Member of Publication Committee and Research Committee of Organisation Mandiale D'Endoscopic Digestive Member Asian Pacific Zone of the Organisation Mondiale D'Endoscopies Council Digestive Member Executive Committee of International Society of Laser Awards and achievements: Won the Dr. B.C. Roy National Award for the year 1997 - recognising the best talents in encouraging the development of specialities in different branches in Medicine. Education: M.B.B.S - Madras University (First Rank) M.S. - Madras University F.R.C.S. (England) F.R.C.S. (Edinburgh) F.I.A.M.S. (Fellow of the Indian Academy of Medical Sciences) F.A.C.G. (USA) F.I.C.S. (USA) Dr. Rau specialises in GI Surgery, Therapeutic GI Endoscopy, Laser and Laparoscopic Surgery. Distinction : Johnston Gold Medal for the best outgoing student in M.B.B.S. from Madras Medical College Dr. Masilamani Medal Chipperfield's Gold Medal for proficiency in Surgery Dr. Nair's Gold Medal Dr. Rangachari Gold Medal Dr. A. Srinivasan's GoldMedal Hon. RamaBadra Naidu's Gold Medal for proficiency in Medicine Allan Even's Grant Prize POSITIONS: Hon. Secretary : Association of Surgeons of India - 1989-91 Hon. Treasurer : Association of Surgeons of India - 1992-95 President Association of Surgeons of India - 1997 Honorary Asst. Surgeon, Govt. General Hospital, Chennai - 1965-73 Honorary Asst. Professor in Surgery, Madras Medical College, Chennai - 1965-73 Honorary Surgeon at the Government Royapettah Hospital - 1974-93 Honorary Professor in Surgery, Kilpauk Medical College - 1974-93 Consultant Surgeon and Endoscopist at the Perambur Railway Hospital - 1980-90 Founder Member of the Association of Surgeons of South East Asia Founder Member of Elsa (Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia) Council Member of ARLAMS (Asia Pacific Laser Application in Medicine and Surgery) Founder Fellow of the Indian Medical Association, Academy of Medical Specialities President of the Society of Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy of India - 1985 Past Vice President of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology Hon. Professor in Oncology Cancer Institute - Adyar, Chennai for 1980 - 1995 President of Indian Endoscopic Society for 1995 President of Indian Association of Surgical Gastro Enterology for 1995 President Indian Society of Gastroenterology for 1996 Medical Director, Willingdon Hospital, Chennai for 1967-1997 Participated in Seminars in India and Abroad Examiner for M.B.B.S. and M.S. Madras, Bharathiar and Utkal Universities.

Questions Answered by me

By stomach upset I presume you have diarrhoea. This could be due to irritable bowel disease. You will require following tests.
1. Stool...

Answered on : 13 Feb 2003

Swelling seen is usually due to a minor form of frostbite. Keeping the extremities warm will prevent this water accumulation. Nutrition has no...

Answered on : 23 Jan 2003

Passage of blood through the rectum could be due to any one of the following common conditions:
1. Piles
2. Fissure
3. Fistula...

Answered on : 21 Jan 2003

From the brief description it appears to be a Variocoele. Another differential diagnosis is Hernia. Both these conditions require surgical...

Answered on : 06 Jul 2002

Chronic Back ache is difficult to manage. As the pain has been persistant for 10 years with no progress or evidence of any anomaly in the...

Answered on : 03 Jul 2002

For Piles the following options are available Regular Surgery, Sclero therapy, Banding, Cryo therapy, Caser pholocogula, Infrared therapy. Only...

Answered on : 24 May 2002

The recurrent blister is part of apthus ulcer. He should check this GIT. Ultrasound of abdomen, haemogram, stool of parasitis. Locally he should...

Answered on : 22 Jan 2002
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