MBBS, MS(Gen Surgery), MCh(Urology), DNB(Genito Urinary Surg
Dr T B Yuvaraja has performed over 7000 Major and Supramajor Uro-Oncology Surgeries at Kokilaben Hospital including over 1900 Robotic Surgeries with excellent outcomes. He was instrumental in setting up the Robotic Surgery Program at the Hospital in June 2012 and Second state of the art Xi Robot in 2017.
He has performed over 910 Robotic Radical Prostatectomies with an average blood loss of around 100 ml (international benchmark 100-200ml), The 6 month Potency Rates are 68% (international benchmark 54 -70%) and 12 month Potency Rates are 88% (international benchmark 62- 92%). The Urinary Continence rates are 92 % at 6 months (international benchmark 70-95%).
He has performed over 750 Radical and Partial Nephrectomies by Open, Laparoscopic and Robotic methods (310 - surgeries) with a perioperative mortality of 0% ( international benchmark 0-1.2%) and morbidity of 3% ( international benchmark 2-5%).
310 patients have undergone Radical Cystectomy (Removal of Urinary Bladder for Cancer) with Studer Neo Bladder or Ileal Conduit done by Open and Robotic (210cases) methods with mortality of 1-2% and morbidity of 10%. He is credited with doing the highest number of Robotic Radical Cystectomies and Intracorporeal Urinary Diversion in India. He has a special interest in managing Cancer Penis and Testis and has treated more than 350 such cases by both open and robotic method.
His work on Robotic Inguinal Lymph Node Dissection for Cancer Penis has been presented at the Annual Conference of The American Urology Association in 2013.
Speciality - Urology
Special Interest - Cancer/Surgical Oncology, Robotic Surgery, Minimal Access Surgery, Urology