Category Archives: Dr J S Rajkumar

Dr J. S Rajkumar uses Google Glass in his surgery at Lifeline Hospitals

Dr. J S Rajkumar, Chairman, Lifeline Hospitals, always likes to stay acquainted with the latest developments in technology. His inclination towards technology has found its way to be used in his hospital as well. Lifeline Hospital houses the latest equipments and gadgets used in medical science. And now Dr. J S Rajkumar has incorporated something absolutely fascinating and revolutionary- Using a Google Glass in a surgery.

The world is dominated by technology. Technology has offered a myriad of benefits in various sectors but there is one sector that has received a great fillip through the use of technology-The healthcare sector.  Technology has revolutionized the healthcare domain. The treatments that seemed impossible a few decades ago have now become a reality, all thanks to the developments in technology. Millions of lives are saved every month across the world, thousands of students are trained every year; all through an extensive use of technology. And the advent of Google Glass has paved in a way for an entirely new experience.

The benefits that a Google Glass offers during a surgery are incredible. It broadcasts the surgery for the people outside the operation theatre. This broadcast can be seen by people in various parts of the world in the real time. This simply means that thousands of students will be able to see the surgery broadcast by the Google Glass and learn intricacies of the surgery. This connectivity is certainly avant-garde and is highly beneficial.

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Reminiscing the memories: Dr. J S Rajkumar’s experiences compiled in a book

Doctors or at write or co-author books based on medical specialty and another book coming from a renowned surgeon would not be much of a surprise to anyone. But what if I were to tell you the book being Talked about here HAS got nothing to do with medical science as its subject. Rather it is not even remotely related to human biology and anatomy, Although it does deal with human emotions and sentiments.
Dr JS Rajkumar, chairman, Lifeline Hospital Multi Specialty Hospital, HAS penned a book called Scalpel Scribbles. This book is a compilation of his experiences and thoughts reverberated through anecdotes and poems. This book is unique for it gives an insight into Dr. JS’s life and how things as small as Om mantra or rains had an impact on him. Just flipping through the book gives the reader an idea of how good a writer Dr. Rajkumar is.
Dr. JS Rajkumar, who always had a penchant for writing HAS finally embarked on a journey where he would pen his thoughts and ideas. He Has already planned to start with his next book-which will talk about his emotional experiences with his patients. A doctor comes to know about the deepest secrets of his patient and Becomes a confidante. Dr.Rajkumar’s book Has touched upon the side that talks about his journey towards becoming Such a successful personality.

108 kg woman trims her weight through surgery

Medical experts say that the epidemic of the 21st century is obesity. The changes which have come in our lifestyles and dietary habits have led us to this disease and this disease further leads us to innumerable illnesses like diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, joint disorders, early onset of bone diseases, and other metabolic diseases. But another hallmark of the 21st century is its advancement of medical sciences, believes Dr JS Rajkumar. From kidney transplant to surgical removal of obesity, everything has become possible now.

Recently, a “high-end laparoscopic surgery and bariatric surgery” was performed by surgeons on a woman whose body mass index (BMI) was more than 40 and weight was 108 kg. The surgery was performed by Dr. JS Rajkumar and Dr SP Ilango at AUM hospital, Puducherry.

Dr JS Rajkumar believes that the bariatric surgery of the woman is a permanent removal of weight. The woman went through ‘sleeve gastrectomy’, as revealed by Dr JS Rajkumar and Dr SP Ilango. AUM hospital is a multi-specialty private hospital which has introduced high end laparoscopic and bariatric surgery for the first time. Laparoscopic surgery stands in opposition to cosmetic surgery and is much better.

The contemporary times personify the old saying ‘impossible itself claims I am possible’. With advancement happening at a rapid pace, almost everything has come under the realm of reality. Medical sciences have reached a peak and are successful like never before. Recently, a laparoscopic surgery and bariatric surgery was performed in Puducherry for the first time on a woman whose body mass index (BMI) was more than 40 and weight was 108 kg. The surgeons who performed this surgery are Dr JS Rajkumar and Dr SP Ilango and it was performed at AUM hospital, Puducherry.

Dr JS Rajkumar believes that the bariatric surgery of the woman is a permanent removal of weight. The woman went through ‘sleeve gastrectomy’, as revealed by Dr JS Rajkumar and Dr SP Ilango. AUM hospital is a multi-specialty private hospital which has introduced high end laparoscopic and bariatric surgery for the first time. Laparoscopic surgery stands in opposition to cosmetic surgery and is much better.

Doctors believe that 21st century is plagued by obesity which further leads to end number of diseases like diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, joint disorders, early onset of bone diseases, and other metabolic diseases. A solution to obesity rids one of all the illnesses that follow.

Dr J S Rajkumar- Best Guide

Dr J S RajkumarI am a MBBS Doctor practicing my own profession in a private nursing home in Delhi. I am a physician dealing all kinds of problems from past 5 years. But these days, I have observed that people are coming up with overweight problem. I used to recommend them to take small meals or try to change the diet. But there are some cases in which these recommendations don’t work. In extreme cases, I prescribe slimming pills for two or three months. There are some patients of mine who are not affected by any of the treatments. My patients ask for results but too not coming. I have not done much work in obesity, so I am not much aware about the techniques used to control the obesity. I have known Dr J S Rajkumar work in obesity and use of latest techniques to keep the obesity under check in any case. I called him seeking his advice. Dr J S Rajkumar even forwarded the videos of live surgery he has conducted. It really helped me a lot but I was not getting confidence to conduct the laparoscopy technique. I visited Dr J S Rajkumar in Chennai for his help. Dr J S Rajkumar helped to witness the whole surgery with the help of his google glass. After coming back to Delhi, I conducted the surgery and it turn out to be successful and my patients start coming to their normal size. I am really thankful to Dr J S Rajkumar for his guidance.

Dr J S Rajkumar Online Surgical Class

I am pursuing medical in obesity from Chandigarh Medical College. I am in the final year of the college and as a part of curriculum I have to work in hospital and do the work. I was very  afraid of joining as a intern in hospital as I have perform very less practical in my medical college related to my specializations , I have very less knowledge about the latest technique and its execution part. I have heard about Dr J S Rajkumar great work in obesity, so my wish was to see him conducting the surgeries, but as a student it is not possible. I have heard that Dr J S Rajkumar used to take sessions on his latest technique executed by him but due to distance problem i failed to attend it. Dr J S Rajkumar also conduct online teaching classes on various topic regarding obesity but that only add to theoretical knowledge. Finally I got the chance to view the Dr J S Rajkumar live surgery as he was conducting online surgical classes. That very particular day, I took off from college; he started the session explaining the basic concepts, then going deep into the details of surgery. He also performs the laparoscopic hernia surgeries and bariatric surgeries which help all medical students to gain experience. It also helps to boost my knowledge and now have confidence that I can assist the surgery in hospital in my internship. I am very helpful to Dr J S Rajkumar for his work in teaching students.

Dr J S Rajkumar- Banded Bypass Combined Surgery

I want to share my sister problem of obesity. My sister is overweight by birth. In the school days, she used to play basketball in school though being overweight.  She manages to keep balance between her studies and physical activity as it is essential for him to indulge in physical activity to keep her weight in check. After passing school days, she failed to manage between the studies and her weight problem. She became so obese that she was not able to walk for even 5 minutes. She joins the aerobics classes but all her efforts were futile as she was not able to reduce weight. She thought to consult a dietician to lose weight under the doctor but her body is not responding to any kind of diet she is taking. She consulted general physician to take anti biotic that can reduce hunger but that treatment also fails in her case. We have heard about Dr J S Rajkumar treatment of obesity by surgeries in Chennai. Though visiting Dr J S Rajkumar is tough call for us as we are staying in Delhi, still we decided to visit him. Dr J S Rajkumar conducted several test which indicate that the surgery is mandate is my sister case. Dr J S Rajkumar told us that he will conduct banded bypass surgery which help help the stomach to be in its normal size. He will Laparascopically places an adjustable silicone band around the upper part of the stomach.  When the silicon band squeezes the stomach becomes a pouch. After banding the stomach can hold very little food. Dr J S Rajkumar further told us that the key aspect of this surgery is that a plastic tube runs from the silicone band to a device under the skin. Sterile salt water can be removed or injected through this to the silicone band. When saline water fills the band it becomes tighter. With this method the band can be loosened or tightened whenever needed to improve weight loss with least side effects. Dr J S Rajkumar conducted the surgery and my sister stomach is back to normal size. She is really thankful to Dr J S Rajkumar for his treatment.