MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg.), MCh (Plastic &
Microvascular surgery, Cosmetic Surgery
Qualification: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg.), MCh (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery)
Key Skills: Microvascular surgery, Cosmetic Surgery
Areas of Expertise: Post cancer ablation -- Head & Neck reconstruction, Breast reconstruction
Hand surgery, Brachial plexus Surgery, Limb reconstruction
Cleft lip , palate, cleft nasal deformity corrective surgeries and congenital anamoly corrective
Career History: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surg) : Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
Senior fellow in Department of General Surgery at Bangalore Medical college and Research
MCh ( Plastic Reconstructive Surgery) : Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita
Worked as a senior fellow in Head and Neck surgery at Amrita institute of medical sciences, Kochi
Research and Publications: : Patil R, Jayaprasad K, Sharma S, Sharma M. Short-term augmentation of venous drainage with
shunt and simultaneous auto-transfusion, for salvaging a congested free flap. IJPS 2013;46(3):572-576.
Jayaprasad K, Mathew J, Thankappan K, Sharma M, Iyer S et al. Safety and Efficacy of Low Molecular
Dextran (Dextran 40) in Head and Neck Free Flap Reconstruction. Accepted in Journal of Reconstructive
Patil R, Jayaprasad K, Sharma S, Sharma M. Reconstruction of foot extensor tendons with gracilis
graft. IJPS 2012;45(3):576-577.
Practical technique for predictable wedge osteotomoies during microvascular free fibula
the mandible. Sharma M, Balasubramanian D, Thankappan K, Mathew J, Jayaprasad K. Accepted in Journal of
Microsurgery. Dec 2012.
Balasubramanian D, Thankappan K, Shetty S, Jayaprasad K, Mathew J, Iyer S. Cricotracheal
with free radial forearm flap and titanium mesh. Head Neck. 2012 Jan 31. doi: 10.1002/hed.22931. [Epub
of print] PubMed PMID: 22290872.
Professional Memberships: ASSOCIATION OF SURGEONS OF INDIA
ASSOCIATION OF PLASTIC SURGEONS OF INDIA
FELLOW OF HEAD NECK ONCOLOGY SOCIETY OF INDIA