Dr. Gomathi Shankar

Dr. Gomathi Shankar
Associate Professor
Medical Registration number: 
TNMC 76341
Academic Qualifications: 

M.B.B.S, M.S (General Surgery),D.N.B ( General Surgery) ,MCh (Surgical Oncology)

Special Area of Interest: 
Breast surgery, Stomach, Biliary and Pancreatic Surgery.
  1. Effect of Peri-Operative Hyperoxygenation on Surgical Site Infection in Patients Undergoing Emergency Abdominal Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial July 2021, Surgical Infections 22(10)
  2. Diagnostic accuracy of Alvarado, RIPASA and Tzanakis scoring system in acute appendicitis: A prospective observational study.July 2021, Tropical Doctor 51(4)
  3. Does negative pressure wound therapy with saline instillation improve wound healing compared to conventional negative pressure wound therapy? - A randomized controlled trial in patients with extremity ulcers January 2021, Annals of Medicine and Surgery 61:73-80
  4. Desire for Information and Preference for Participation in Treatment Decisions in Patients With Cancer Presenting to the Department of General Surgery in a Tertiary Care Hospital in India February 2018  ,Journal of Global Oncology 4(4):1-10
  5. Prophylactic antibiotics in open mesh repair of inguinal hernia – A randomized controlled trial December 2010International Journal of Surgery (London, England) 8(6):444-7