Dr. Raghunath S K Uro Oncologist in HCG Cancer Centre - K. R. Road, Bangalore

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Dr. Raghunath S K Uro Oncologist in HCG Cancer Centre - K. R. Road, Bangalore


Dr. Raghunath S K Uro Oncologist in HCG Cancer Centre - K. R. Road, Bangalore

Dr Raghunath top uro oncologist in Bangalore is the senior consultant and the director of the uro-oncology and robotic surgery department at HCG Cancer Centre, Bengaluru. Dr. Raghunath has performed more than 3000 uro-oncological surgeries. His expertise lies in the following: Open and robotic radical prostatectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy for prostate cancer, Open, Laparoscopic and Robotic partial nephrectomy / Nephron sparing surgery kidney cancers (Renal cancers) and nephroureterectomy for urothelial carcinoma of kidney and Ureter, Open and robotic radical cystectomy and ileal conduit/neobladder (to enable the patient to pass urine naturally after removal on the urinary bladder) for bladder cancers, Open and robotic adrenalectomy for benign tumours and cancers of the adrenal gland, Open and robotic retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy for testicular cancers, Open, Laparoscopic and robotic video endoscopic inguinal lymphadenectomy for penile cancers, Treating metastatic prostate cancers with hormone therapy and immunotherapy, Treating metastatic kidney cancers with targeted therapy and immunotherapy. His areas of interest include robotic surgery and medical equipment innovations and designing. Dr Raghunath has so far performed more than 4500 surgeries.

Training and Certifications

He completed his fellowship training in uro oncology from Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre, Delhi. He received his training in laparoscopic and robotic urology from Taipei City Hospital and Mackey Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.


Dr. Raghunath is the 1st uro-oncologist to establish the 1st dedicated uro-oncology department in South India at HCG. He is the 1st uro-oncologist in south India to perform robotic radical cystectomy and total intracorporeal ileal neobladder surgery for bladder cancer and robotic perineal radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. Dr. Raghunath is the founder-chairman of the Global Prostate Disease Foundation, an NGO that works on creating awareness about prostate diseases among urologists and the community. He has served as the secretary (2013) and president (2018) of the Bengaluru Urological Society. He is currently serving as the secretary for the Society of Genitourinary Oncologists (SOGO) of India. Dr. Raghunath has served as a principal investigator for more than 20 clinical trials conducted on prostate and renal cancers. He has authored and co-authored over 20 publications for national and international journals. He has also authored several book chapters for several uro-oncology books. Dr. Raghunath has served as a faculty for more than 135 national and international conferences. He has also organised more than 20 conferences and live workshops. He has been invited as an operating faculty for live demonstrations of robotic radical prostatectomy and robotic VEIL at reputed institutes like Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute (Delhi), Indian Cancer Congress, Bengaluru, 21st TS Jayaram Memorial Live Operative Workshop and many more. He is also a visiting professor at the Department of Uro-oncology at Minnesota University, Minneapolis. He was one of the speakers at the TEDx DSCE event 2019 and spoke on robotic surgery.


1. Consulting Services & Treatment Package Creation : Personal medical record is required to accurately assess a treatment plan.
2. Physician C.V: Medical records transfer to physician for treatment and pricing options.
3. Second Opinion : Medical report for consultation by your specialist doctors a feedback is expected within 72hours [3days].
4. Budget Friendly Treatment Plans : Expect to have as many referrals from different hospitals detailing their second opinion and the cost of treatment.
5. Medical Visa Assistance: Once the patient is satisfied with respect to the advised treatment and hospital and finalize their plan for coming to India , we assist the patient in obtaining medical visa. The patient has to apply on his own for the same in High Commission of India (Indian embassy) in their home country. We provide an invitation letter to the patient from the respective hospital which is required for submitting their visa application. Also, our team is trained to provide any information/query that the patient may have regarding medical visa and medical attendant visa.
6. Treatment Itinerary : When see doctor, When operation takes place extra, also contact details for the ward room .
7. Personal case manager: Once the patient arrives to the designated country for treatment he/she becomes our full responsibility. To handle any cases arising from hospital/ doctor negligence or malpractice to the patients. Also organized the accommodation and stay of the members accompanying the patient we will be responsible for their safety.
8. Interpretation: Interpretation assistance if necessary
9. Communication: Assist in communicating with family and home. Mobile phone or telephone card.
10. Airport support arrival / departure.: Complimentary airport pick-up / drop-off in a cab.
11. Post care rehab: Post care rehab and nursing needs.

12. Wellness and spa packages: Wellness and spa packages added pre and post procedures. Palade , yoga and spiritual classes. Resort accommodation at 4 to 5 star level.
13. Follow-up support: Provide free support when patients come back their home countries.