Durai The Surgeon



Dr. Durai Ravi

About Me

Dr Durai Ravi is a well known surgeon who is in the field of medicine for the past 12 years. He is specialised in General, Laparoscopic, Minimal Access, Endoscopic & Laser surgery. He is practicing since 2015.

Surgeries Performed
  • Swellings Removal
  • Hernia – Laparoscopy
  • Thyroid Surgeries
  • Gall bladder Surgeries
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Weight Loss Surgery
  • Reflux Disease Surgeries
  • Breast Cancer Surgeries
  • Laser Surgeries for Piles, Fissure & Fistula
  • Basic and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeries
  • Varicose Veins Surgeries
Assisted & Performed surgeries
  • GI surgeries –Gastrectomy, Cholecystectomy Lap/ Open
  • Appendectomy- Lap/ open, Lap Hernia TEP/TAPP 
  • Lap / open Colorectal surgeries & Emergencies.
  • Mis: Mastectomy
  • Endocrine Surgeries: Thyroidectomy
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Minor Procedures, Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Bariatric Procedures
  • Endoscopic Fellowship in Indian association of Gastrointestinal Endo surgeons(EFIAGES)
  • Fellowship in Indian association of Gastrointestinal Endo surgeons(FIAGES)
  • Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS)
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons(FACS)(USA)
  • Fellow in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery(FALS)
Educational Details

X: ARLM Matriculation Hr. Sec. School, Cuddalore (2002)

XII: SRV Hr. Sec. School, Rasipuram (2004)

MBBS: Rajah Muthiah Medical College and Hospital, Chidambaram 2004-2010

MS (General Surgery): Rajah Muthiah Medical College and Hospital, Chidambaram 2011-2014 TN MC Reg. No: 91189


1. Ashwath TS, Aroul. TT, Durai. R. PG – 27: Synthetic Tissue Adhesive Sealing Versus Polypropylene Suture Material for Mesh Fixation in Lichtenstein Hernioplasty: A Prospective Observational Study. 2018; 7 (1):43-44. DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10085-7145

2. Thapar VB, Thapar PM, Goel R, Agarwalla R, Salvi PH, Nasta AM, Mahawar K; IAGES Research Collaborative Group. Evaluation of 30-day morbidity and mortality of laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a multicenter prospective observational Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (IAGES) Study. Surg Endosc. 2022 Nov 10:1–15. doi: 10.1007/s00464-022-09659-z. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36357547; PMCID: PMC9648883.

Association Memberships

1. Full Time Member Association of Surgeons of India(30896)
2. Life Member The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons(SAGES) 39534
3. Life time Member Indian Medical Association(IMA) TN/25298/42/259/216588/2016-17/
4. Life Member Indian Association of Traumatology & Critical Care(IATCC) 762
5. Executive Member: Scientific and Academic Forum, MGMCRI (2015-16)
6. Treasurer: Scientific and Academic Forum, MGMCRI (2016-17)
7. Life member Indian association of Gastrointestinal Endo surgeons(IAGES) 5491
8. Life Member Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)7215
10. Fellow of American College Of Surgeons(FACS)
11. Life Member The Association of Colon & Rectal Surgeons of India(1846)

Work Experience

Apollo Spectra Hospitals, MRC Nagar & Alwarpet, Chennai : Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon April 2022- Present

MIOT International Hospital, Chennai : Junior Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon

Dept. Of Surgical Gastroenterology, Minimal Access & Bariatric Surgery June 2019 – March 2022

Apollo Hospitals, Chennai : Junior Consultant May 2018 – June 2019 General, Gastrointestinal, Breast, Minimal Access & Endocrine Surgery, Urology, Ctvs

Fortis Malar, Chennai : Senior Resident Feb 2018-Apr 2018 General Surgery

Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute, Pondicherry : Department of General Surgery Senior Resident: July 2014 – June 2015 Assistant Professor: July 2015 – Feb 2018

Subha Anandham Medical Centre, Cuddalore : Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon August 2015 – Jan2018

Kannan Hospital, Cuddalore : Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon July 2014 – Jan 2018

Kannan Hospital, Cuddalore : Junior Resident 10 months – Assisted Surgeries Oct 2010 – Jul 2011


1. Dissertation: A study on Chronic Non Diabetic Leg ulcers (2011-2014)
2. Paper Presentation: Recurrent Lumbar Hernia in a child in TN&PASICON 2015, Kodaikanal
3. Poster presentation : Congenital Lymphatic Malformations in TN&PASICON 2015, Kodaikanal
4. Clinical Audit of 30-day Morbidity and Mortality after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in MIOT International.