Krishnakumar Madhavan

Madhavan Krishnakumar

  • Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University National University Hospital
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Department of Surgery, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Chair, University Surgical Cluster, National University Hospital
  • Co-Director, National University Centre for Organ Transplantation, National University Hospital                                   
Joint Appointment(s)
  • National Director, Liver Transplant Services, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, University of Poona, India
  • MS, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Haemodynamics in Liver Transplantation
  • Technical Innovations in Liver Transplantation
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Training in Surgery
  • Pancreas Cancer
  • Pancreas Transplantation
Recent Publications
  • 1. Chia, D. K. A., Yeo, Z., Loh, S. E. K., Iyer, S. G., Madhavan, K., & Kow, A. W. C. (2018). ALPPS for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Is Associated with Decreased Liver Remnant Growth. JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY, 22(6), 973-980. doi:10.1007/s11605-018-3697-x.
  • 2. Xi Terence, L. Y., Jia, G. Y., & Madhavan, K. (2018). Fulminant Emphysematous Pancreatitis.. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. doi:10.1016/j.cgh.2018.04.037.
  • 3. Chue, K. M., Aw, J. W. B., Chua, S. H. M., Chen, Z., Iyer, S. G., Madhavan, K., & Kow, A. W. C. (2018). A predictive nomogram to identify factors influencing the success of a concomitant laparoscopic cholecystectomy with common bile duct exploration for choledocholithiasis. HPB, 20(4), 313-320. doi:10.1016/j.hpb.2017.09.005.
  • 4. Prakash, P. S., Chan, D. Y. S., & Madhavan, K. (2018). The Stomach: a Rare Site for Metastatic Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasm of the Pancreas. JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY, 22(4), 759-760. doi:10.1007/s11605-017-3599-3.
  • 5. Tan, C. H. N., Yu, Y., Tan, Y. R. N., Lim, B. L. K., Iyer, S. G., Madhavan, K., & Kow, A. W. C. (2018). Bridging therapies to liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: A bridge to nowhere?. Ann Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg, 22(1), 27-35. doi:10.14701/ahbps.2018.22.1.27.