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Endocrine Surgery Department at Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India

Endocrine Surgery is a specialty which deals with complex endocrine disorders like thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, endocrine pancreatic, functional ovarian and testicular tumors.

Diabetic foot related problems are also increasing like epidemic which is also dealt within this specialty.

In India there are very few centers with structured training program to produce specialist surgeons in this field.

With the increasing awareness of this specialty many more centers are expected to come up in the next few years.


Baby Memorial hospital is one such center, which has established this specialty so as to achieve its goal of dealing with complex endocrine surgical problems and to manage these tumors according to the latest trends in this specialty.

Highlights of the Department:

Department of Endocrine Surgery, Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India.

The Department of Endocrine Surgery, at Baby Memorial Hospital is highly specialized and deals with disorders of Endocrine organs and Breast.

Endocrine disorders are diseases related to thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal etc. The endocrine system produces hormones. Hormones help the body regulate nearly all other functions such as heart rate, blood pressure, breathing, fluid, electrolyte & blood glucose balance, femaleness or maleness, and weight control. If your hormone levels are too high or too low, you may have a hormone disorder. Most of these disturbances occur when the gland gets enlarged or there is a mass lesion in these glands which is disturbing hormones or there is a cancerous growth in these glands.

The "DEPARTMENT FOR THYROID, BREAST AND ENDOCRINE DISORDERS", located at Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode is a one stop consultation centre for all the problems related to Endocrine System of Human Body.

The department is headed by Dr. Pradeep PV MS, DNB, MRCS (Edinburgh), MCh (Endocrine Surg) who is the First M.Ch qualified Endocrine Surgeon in South India. He is a leading Endocrine specialist with years of rich experience behind him. The aim of this department is to provide complete Endocrine solutions (Medical and Surgical care) to the society at a very nominal price.

The commonly performed procedures in this specialty are:

About Dr. P.V. Pradeep


Awards & Achievements

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Doctor PV Pradeep is the first M.Ch qualified Endocrine Surgeon in South India who specializes in Thyroid Surgery, Parathyroidectomy and Adrenalectomy. He also consult on the matters related to Endocrine Pancreas, Diabetic Foot and Breast Disease.

He is the well known thyroid specialist in Kerala and Andhra Pradesh.

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  1. Pradeep PV, Vissa S. Follicular neoplasm involving one lobe of thyroid: is hemithyroidectomy the adequate initial procedure? Ir J Med Sci. 2012 Apr 11
  2. Pradeep PV, Jayashree B, Skandha S Harshita.A closer look at laryngeal nerves during thyroid surgery: A descriptive study of 584 nerves. Anat Res Int. 2012;2012:490390.

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  1. Gold Medal for the Best paper published by faculty from Narayana Medical College 2012
  2. ISS_SIC Travel Award 2009 by the International Surgical Society, Switzerland To attend & present paper at the 43rd World Congress of Surgery of the INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF SURGERY ISS/SIC Adelaide, Australia, Sept 6-10, 2009

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Dr PV Pradeep
MS, DNB, MRCS (Edinburgh), M.Ch (Endocrine Surgery)

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