Dr Nada Sudhakaran is a consultant Paediatric Surgeon who provides specialized children surgery. He completed all his training in the UK, this included working at the world-renowned Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, London. Prior to bringing his expertise to KL, he worked as a Consultant Paediatric Surgeon at St Georges Hospital, London.
Dr Nada has extensive experience in reconstructive paediatric surgery, with a special interest in minimally invasive surgery (keyhole surgery) Dr Nada has been involved with teaching these techniques to trainee surgeons for the Royal College of Surgeons, London and is now involved with training, here in Malaysia for the masters program in Paediatric Surgery.
He offers surgery for general Paediatric Surgical conditions, all types of reconstructive surgery for congenital malformations (birth defects), and for emergency conditions such as for appendicitis, intestinal obstructions, other acute abdominal or urinary conditions and dealing with traumatic injuries in children.
He also provides surgery for complex conditions of the chest such as for lung anomalies, chest wall defects and for the embarrassing condition of hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) In addition, he practices his precise techniques on newborns with surgical conditions, be it congenital (inborn) or acquired, something that occurred following birth. His other area of interest is in childhood tumour surgery, for example, for vascular access (for chemotherapy) taking biopsy samples or complex surgeries of removing solid tumours.
The vast majority of the procedures performed by him are conducted by the keyhole technique. This significantly reduces the recovery time and the post -operative pain, leaving minimal scarring in the long term.