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Dr. G. Praburamniranjan Gopalakrishnan - Anesthesiologist

Dr. G. Praburamniranjan Gopalakrishnan



  • Senior Consultant Anesthesiologist, The Eye Foundation, R S Puram, Coimbatore.

    Areas of interest:

    • Shock and Sepsis management.
    • Neuro Critical care.
    • Hemodynamic Monitoring.
    • Ultrasound and its applications in Critical care.
    • ECMO
    • Regional Anesthesia and pain management.


    Expertise in the following skills

    • Difficult Airway Management.
    • Opioid Free Anesthesia.
    • Invasive Lines.
    • Bronchoscopy.
    • Intercostal Chest Tube Insertion.
    • POCUS (ECHO+FAST+Chest).
    • Prone Ventilation.
    • Post Cardiac arrest Management.
    • Trauma and burns victims and other emergencies.
    • Multi Disciplinary rounds.
    • Making Definitive Plan of Management.



    • Difficult Airway Management inclusive of Tracheostomy.
    • Mechanical ventilator workshop.
    • AHA’s BLS & ACLS Training.
    • Hemodynamic monitoring.
    • Neuro critical care, poison unit, trauma unit.
    • ECMO (under supervision).


    Conference, Workshop and CME:

    • ISA state conference July 2011.
    • Ultrasound guided Nerve blocks/Advance Airway, TPN . October 2011.
    • Recent Trends in cardiology, August 2013.
    • CME on Pulmonary Critical care, November 2013.
    • CME on Fluid, Electrolytes & Acid Base Disorders March 2014.
    • ISCCM south zone conference – pulmonary critical care, October 2015.
    • ISCCM south zone conference - Neuro critical care , September 2017.
    • CME on Toxicology & Trauma , May 2019.
    • Ramachandra Anesthesia Continuing Education, RACE in 2012, 2014, 2018, 2021.


    Research & Publications:

    • Comparison of intubating conditions with conventional Macintosh laryngoscope and Glidescope (Videolaryngoscope), Published in TNJA Vol 1 January 2015.
    • Comparison of effects of dexmeditomidine and Haloperidol in delirium in ICU.
    • A Comparative study of Intra Peritoneal Onlay Mesh (IPOM) surgeries done under General Anesthesia with USG guided Erector Spinae plane block versus conventional General Anesthesia Using Opioids (Ongoing).



    • Junior medical officer in sridevi hospital,Chennai April 2009 to March 2010.
    • Private OPD Practice from april 2010 to April 2011.
    • Senior registrar in Anesthesia Dept, MIOT Chennai from May 2015 to September 2015.
    • Senior resident in anesthesia Dept, Muthukumaran Medical College Hospital, Chennai from October 2015 to March 2016.
    • Registrar in critical care unit in Kovai Medical Centre and Hospital Limited, Coimbatore (NABH Accredited hospital) from June 2016 to January 2018.
    • Senior registrar in Institute of critical care, royal care hospital Coimbatore from February 2018 to
    • July 2019.
    • Consultant Anesthetist & Intensivist in VGM Gastro Super Speciality Hospital Coimbatore (NABH Accredited) from August 2019 to October 2021.
    • Consultant Anesthetist in GEM Hospital (Institute of Gastroenterology & Laparoscopy) NABH Accredited from December 2021 to May 2023.



    • MBBS (March 2008) at Thoothukudi Government Medical College Hospital, The Tamilnadu DR M.G.R Medical University.
    • MD Anesthesiology (April 2015) at Meenakshi Medical College Hospital & Research Institute, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.
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