Dr. Gopal Kumar

Consultant Head and Neck Oncology , Cancer Institute


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Dr. Gopal Kumar, Consultant Head and Neck oncology Medanta – The Medicity , has overall more than 13 years of experience in Head and Neck Oncosurgery / Surgery. In 2019- 2020 he went to Yonsei Cancer Center and Severance Hospital Seoul for his advance Robotic and Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery fellowship and is trained in all the three models of Da Vinci System. Apart from head and neck cancer surgery, has special interest in Organ preservation and recurrent carcinoma surgery of tonsil, base of tongue, larynx and hypopharynx, Robotic neck dissection and thyroid surgery. Voice rehabilitation with Injection laryngoplasty and swallowing in head and neck are also being treated. Has an experience of more than 200 cases in Robotic Head and Neck Surgery.

Medical Qualifications

Fellowship (Head & Neck Surgical Oncology)The Gujrat Cancer & Research Institute2011
MS (Otorhinolaryngology)NHLM Medical College2010
Diploma in AnaesthesiaRajendra Medical College2007
MBBSSriram Chandra Bhanja Medical College Hospital, Cuttack2003
Advance Robotic and Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery / Oncosurgery FellowshipSeverance Hospital and Yonsei Cancer Center, SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA2020
Global Online Fellowship in Head and Neck SurgeryMSKCC , NEW YORK2018

Specialization and Expertise

  • Minimal Invasive Head & Neck Surgery
  • Head & Neck Oncology & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Conservative Laryngeal Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy 
  • Laser Surgery 
  • Scarless thyroidectomy (Transoral thyroidectomy)
  • TORS
  • Parotidectomy

Memberships & Certifications

  • Korean Society of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery + Federation of Head and Neck Oncology (FHNO) 
  • Indian Society of Thyroid Surgeon
  • Association of Otorhinolaryngology Society of India 
  • Indian Society of Anesthesiologist

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Gold medal in Consultant award paper at AOI, 2014
  • Conducted research: A clinical study of premalignant cases of oral cavity, 2011