Dr. Sivaprakash Rathanaswamy

Consultant Oncologist Surgeon
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Phone Number:+9718006332273

14 years experience

Al Nud, Sharjah


Clinic Locations

Medcare Hospital Sharjah
Address

King Faisal Street, Sharjah, UAE

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Opening Hours

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Phone Number

+9718006332273

About

Dr. Sivaprakash Rathanaswamy is a Consultant Surgical Oncologist in the Department of Oncology at the Medcare Hospital, Sharjah. He graduated in medicine from the Madurai Medical College and subsequently obtained a Master’s degree in General Surgery from the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in Chandigarh, India. He also has an M.Ch in Surgical Oncology from the renowned King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India. 
He has many achievements to his name including a Fellowship from the American College of Surgeons (FACS - Gynae-Oncology) and the European Board of Surgery (FEBS-Surgical Oncology). He is a member of the Indian Association of Surgical Oncology, a life member of the Association of Surgeons of India, a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, and a member of the Emirates Oncology Society affiliated with Emirates Medical Association UAE.
Dr. Rathanaswamy has a rich experience in the field of surgical oncology. He commenced his career as a Senior Resident in Surgical Oncology at the well-known Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, followed by a stint as a Senior Medical Officer in the Department of Emergency PGI, Chandigarh and as an Assistant Professor in the Department of General Surgery SMVMCH, Pondicherry, all in India. He also served as a Senior Resident in Surgical Oncology at the Apollo Specialty Cancer Centre and KGMC, Lucknow, both in India. He worked as a Senior Consultant in Surgical Oncology at Apollo Specialty Cancer Centre before moving to UAE as a Consultant Surgical Oncologist at Zulekha Hospital.
Dr. Rathanaswamy has successfully treated an extensive range of cancers with the latest technology and procedures. In the treatment for breast cancer, he uses breast conservation surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, oncoplastic surgery and immediate reconstruction. Procedures used for gynaecological cancers include ovary cytoreduction, HIPEC, Wertheim’s hysterectomy and fertility preservation surgeries. To manage gastrointestinal cancers, Dr. Rathanaswamy follows procedures like esophagectomy, D2 gastrectomy, colectomy, sphincter sparing surgery and abdominoperineal resection. For hepatobiliary pancreatic cancers, he has effectively used the Whipple procedure, radical cholecystectomy and hepatectomy. He has treated head and neck cancers by doing an oral cancer resection reconstruction, laryngectomy, thyroidectomy, and parotidectomy. He uses limb salvage surgery for bone and soft tissue sarcomas; for lung cancer, he performs procedures like lobectomy, pneumonectomy and metastasectomy. In the treatment of genitourinary cancers, he uses the latest procedures like radical nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy, radical cystectomy with reconstruction, penectomy, and retroperitoneal lymph node dissection (RPLND).
He is proficient at performing minimal access surgeries like laparoscopic colectomy, anterior resection, Wertheim’s hysterectomy and nephrectomy.
Dr. Rathanaswamy has the distinction of having presented papers at various national and international conferences. He speaks English, Hindi, Malayalam, and Tamil.

Areas of Expertise

Breast Cancer
Gynaecological cancers
Gastrointestinal cancers
Hepatobiliary pancreatic cancers
Head and neck cancers
Bone and soft tissue sarcomas
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Languages

English
Hindi
Malayalam
Tamil

Experience

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Consultant Oncologist Surgeon

Medcare Hospital Sharjah

2022

location

Sharjah, UAE

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Consultant Surgical Oncology.

Oncology

Apollo Specialty Hospital

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Chennai, India

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Specialist Surgical Oncology

Oncology

Zulekha Hospital Sharjah

location

Sharjah, UAE

Research & Publication

Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg

2016

National Journal of Maxillofacial surgery

2013

Indian journal surgery

2012

Insurance

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AXA
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Diamond
AXA 1
AXA 2
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Emirates Insurance Co PSC
Category A
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ALICO
Gold Card
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Neuron
Government of Dubai (ENAYA SCHEME) - Platinum
Comprehensive
Gold
General Network Plus - GN +
Euromed Platinum
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Accepted Payments

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In-Person Only

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Memberships

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American College of Surgeons (FACS - Gynae-Oncology)

Fellow

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European Board of Surgery (FEBS-Surgical Oncology)

Fellow

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Indian Association of Surgical Oncology

Member

Registration & License

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MOH License

D45054

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DHA License

00184372-002

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Dr. Sivaprakash Rathanaswamy

Medcare Hospital Sharjah

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