Dr. Prasanna Kumar

Brief Profile:

Prasanna Kumar S is an ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist and has an experience of 26+ years in this field.

Education qualification:

MBBS from University Of Mysore, India in 1993,
Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO) from Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, (KIMS) in 1997
DNB – ENT National Board of Examinations, New Delhi in 1999.


26 Years of Experience

Clinical Expertise :

  • Micro Ear Surgery
  • Endoscopic Nasal surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Surgery of the Airway

Special procedures:

  • Complete Ent Care
  • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery – Fess
  • Microsurgery Of The Larynx
  • Micro Voice Surgery
  • Head And Neck Surgery
  • Vertigo Treatment
  • Ear Micro Surgery
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Throat And Voice Problem
  • Hearing Aid Fitting
  • Ear Lobe Repair
  • Nasal And Sinus Allergy Care
  • Cochlear Implant
  • Nose bleed Treatment
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Reconstructive Middle Ear Surgery
  • Head And Neck Tumor / Cancer Surgery
  • Hearing Deficiency Assessment
  • Sinonasal Malignancies
  • Nebulization


  1. S. Prasanna Kumar, A. Ravikumar. Biometric Study of the Internal Dimensions of Subglottis and Upper Trachea in Adult Indian Population. Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, DOI 10.1007/s12070-012-0477-x
  2. S. Prasanna Kumar, A. Ravikumar, L. Somu Modified Radical Mastoidectomy: A Relook at the Surgical Pitfalls Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg DOI 10.1007/s12070-011-0466-5
  3. S. Prasanna Kumar, A. Ravikumar, L. Somu, P. Vijaya Prabhu, RajavelMundakannan Subbaiya Periyasamy Subbaraj, TracheostomalMyiasis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature, Hindawi Publishing Corporation Case Reports in Otolaryngology Volume 2011, Article ID 303510, 3 pages doi:10.1155/2011/303510
  4. S. Prasanna Kumar, A. Ravikumar, L. Somu, Nazrin Mohd Ismail, Malignant otitis externa: An emerging scourge, Journal of Clinical Gerontology and Geriatrics, Available online 6 May 2013, ISSN 2210-8335, 10.1016/j.jcgg.2013.02.003.
  5. Prasanna Kumar S, et al. Role of Montgomery T-tube stent for laryngotracheal stenosis. Auris Nasus Larynx – April 2014 (Vol. 41, Issue 2, Pages 195-200, DOI: 10.1016/j.anl.2013.10.008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anl.2013.10.008
  6. Prasanna Kumar S, A Ravikumar, Somu L, Srinivasa Reddy. Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma: Our Experience. Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences 2014; Vol. 3, Issue 01, January,06; Page: 561-566, DOI:10.14260/jemds/2014/1865
  7. Prasanna Kumar S, A.Ravikumar, Somu L, Nazrin Md Ismail. “Cystic Lymphangioma: An Atypical Presentation”. Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences 2014; Vol. 3, Issue 05, February, 03; Page: 1075-1080, DOI:10.14260/jemds/2014/1948
  8. Saravanam Prasanna Kumar, Arunachalam Ravikumar, Lakshmanan Somu, Fungal necrotizing fasciitis of the head and neck in 3 patients with uncontrolled diabetes. Ear, nose, & throat journal (Impact Factor: 1.03). 03/2014; 93(3): E18-21.

Awards and Honours:

  • Dr. P.A. Shah Gold Medal for consultant prize paper at AOICON2011, 63rd National Annual conference of the otolaryngologist of India. For the paper “An animal model for laryngotracheal injuries: A pilot study”.
  • Prof. Gnanathilakam Gold medal for “innovation in ENT for designing a new indigenous laryngotracheal stent”
  • Dr. Sergio G Litewka Patent Awardee Gold medal for Sri Ramachandra University Faculty member securing Indian Patent, 10/ 04 /2014
  • Prof. K.K. Ramalingam Gold Medal for practicing ENT Surgeon at AOI- 5th south zone & 13th TNCON 09, for the paper “Morphometric analysis of the internal dimensions of the subglottis and trachea”.
  • Prof. K.K. Ramalingam Gold Medal for practicing ENT Surgeon at AOI- 14th TNCON 10, Erode, for the paper “Atticoantral disease revisite
  • AOI Andra Pradesh gold medal for the consultant at AOI-6th south zone for the paper “Fungal infections of head and neck”.

Fellowships / Memberships:

  • Association of Otolaryngologist of India
  • Association of Otolaryngologist of India, Tamilnadu Chapter.
  • Member of the National Academy of Medical Science.
  • Member of the Indian Association of Surgeons for Sleep Apnea
  • Member Laryngology and Voice Association
  • Member Indian Association of Otology