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Dr. Praveen Kumar R


Consultant - ENT Surgeon

Dr. R. Praveen Kumar specializes in ENT at Columbia Asia Hospital in Mysore. He completed MS (ENT) from Karnataka Institute of Medical College, Hubli in 2008. He has attended several conferences and workshops. He is well versed in surgical techniques for the following apart from routine surgeries, Ear: Tympanoplasties, Ossiculoplasties, Mastoidectomies (Both intact canal wall and canal wall down) Sigmoid sinus exploration, Nose: Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Endoscopic polypectomy, Endoscopic DCR, Augmentation rhinoplasty, Larynx: Microlaryngeal surgeries (vocal cord stripping, cyst excision) Branchial fistula excision, thyroglossal cyst/fistula excision and Diagnostic Nasal Endoscopic procedures, Direct laryngoscopy, oesophagoscopy. He has assisted in Total laryngectomy, neck dissection, Parotidectomy and submandibular gland excision, and total and partial maxillectomy.


  • ENT
  • Otology & Voice disorders
  • Reconstructive and Plastic surgery


Total Experience: Over 12 years

  • Interned at Shree Siddharata Medical College, (SSMC) Tumkur
  • Underwent Training in Kidwai Memorial institute of Oncology, Bangalore, and All India Institute of Speech & Hearing (AIISH) Mysore as a part of Post Graduate trainee
  • Post Graduate Resident at Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery at Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli
  • ENT Surgeon at Vivus Hospital, Madikere 
  • ENT Surgeon ESIC Model Hospital, Rajajinagar, Bangalore 
  • Assistant Professor at ESICMC & PGIMSR, Rajajinagar, Bangalore


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