WHY UNIVERSAL HOSPITAL

We have a team of highly talented and experienced multinational medical professionals who speak our patient’s local language thus not making language as a barrier. Universal Hospital believes in paperless culture and has integrated all the departments through a hi-tech IT system that reduces the patient waiting time and allows them to get a smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr Tomson D Thomas

MBBS, MS (Surg), MCh (Paed Surg)
Consultant Paediatric Surgery
 

EDUCATION

- MBBS – JJM Medical College, Davengare, Karnataka, India (1988 – 1994)
- MS (Surgery) – JJM Medical College Davengare, Karnataka, India (1996 – 1999)
- MCh (Paediatric Surgery) – Govt Medical College, Trivandrum Kerala, India (2001 – 2004)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

- Visiting Faculty at Amrita Institute of Medical Science (AIMS) – Kochi
- Highly specialized in premature infant and neonatal surgical procedures
- Trained in Advanced Minimally Invasive procedures in neonates. Current work includes:
    - Congenital Malformations
    - intestinal atresia, malrotation, volvulus
    - abdominal wall defects
    - anorectal malformations
- Special training in operating thoracic surgery cases. Current work includes:
    - Tracheoesophageal fistulas
    - congenital diaphragmatic hernias
    - Thoracoscopy
    - Bronchoscopy
    - Lobectomy
    - tumor mass excision
    - Intercostal drainage
- Management of Paediatric Urology cases like:
    - Uro-Laparoscopic/Cystoscopic procedures
    - pelviureteral junction obstruction
    - Vesico-ureteral obstructions
    - ureterocele
    - Ureteric valves
    - Hypospadias
- Major part of the current work involves :
    - GI Surgeries
    - Trauma
- General Pediatric surgery like:
    - Orchiopexy
    - Herniotomy
    - Circumcision
    - USG guided saline enema reduction for Intussusception

CLINICAL EXPERTISE

- Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)
- Achalasia cardia
- Ambiguous Genitalia
- Appendicitis
- Annular Pancreas
- Anorectal Malformation
- Bilary Atresia
- Biliary Dyskinesia
- Branchial Cysts, Sinuses and Remnants
- Breast Problems
- Chest (Mediastinal) Cysts
- Chest Wall Deformities
- Choledochal Cyst
- Cholecystitis Acalculous
- Conjoined Twins
- Cystic Hygroma
- Empyema
- Epididymitis and Orchitis
- Oesophageal Atresia & Tracheoesophageal Fistula
- Gastrointestinal Foreign Bodies & Bezoars
- Gastroschisis
- Hepatoblastoma
- Hirschsprung's Disease
- Hyperinsulinism
- Hyperthyroidism
- Inguinal Hernia
- Intussusception
- Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
- Lung Lesions
- Malrotation and Volvulus
- Meckel's Diverticulum
- Meconium Ileus
- Meconium Plug/Small Left Colon Syndrome
- Neck Abnormalities
- Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)
- Neuroblastoma
- Omphalocele
- Pancreas Tumors
- Pancreas Divisum
- Pancreatic Cysts
- Pancreatitis
- Pectus Carinatum
- Pectus Excavatum
- Paediatric Cancer
- Perirectal Abscess
- Pyloric Stenosis
- Rare Cancers
- Short Bowel Syndrome
- Soft Tissue Sarcoma
- Solid Chest (Medistinal) Tumors
- Spleen Problems
- Testicular Torsion
- Thyroglossal Duct Cysts and Sinuses
- Thyroid Cancer
- Thyroiditis
- Thyroid Nodules
- Thyroid Tissue at the Wrong Site (Ectopic)
- Torsion of Testicular Appendix
- Torticollis
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Umbilical Granuloma/Polyp
- Umbilical Hernia
- Umbilical Infection (omphalitis)
- Umbilical Problems
- Undescended Testis
- Vascular Tumors
- Wilms' Tumor

MEMBERSHIPS

- National Executive Member - Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
- Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
- Paediatric Endo Surgeons Group of India (PESI) (Life Member)
- Indian Society for Paediatric Urology .

Dr Tomson D Thomas

MBBS, MS (Surg), MCh (Paed Surg)
Consultant Paediatric Surgery