Emergency Hospital Hyderabad

Doctors Team


Dr. Pratap Varma Penmetsa

MS (General Surgery)[I.M.S, B.H.U],
MCh. (Surgical Oncology) [K.M.I.O, Bangalore]
Consultant Surgical Oncologist

Dr. Pratap Varma Penmetsa is a Surgical oncologist with expertise is latest techniques of minimally invasive thoracic, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, gynaecological cancer surgeries (laparoscopic and thoracoscopic procedures) and cytoreductive surgeries with HIPEC for peritoneal and pleural surface malignancies.
He believes in adopting the evolving new technologies in cancer treatments and using them in clinical practice to give the best cure and quality of life to the cancer patients.

  • Dr. Pratap completed his M.B.B.S and post-graduation training in M.S (General Surgery), from the prestigious Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University – Varanasi.
  • He completed his post graduate super speciality training in MCh. (Surgical Oncology) from renowned (KMIO) Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore.

Dr. Pratap has 12 years of experience in surgical specialities including advanced laparoscopic surgeries, bariatric surgeries and surgical oncology including minimally invasive cancer surgeries and was associated with eminent hospitals over the years.

  • Practiced as a Consultant in the Department of Surgical Oncology at Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Hyderabad from August 2014 to April 2017 and was involved in teaching post graduates and super speciality DNB students.
  • He did Observership in Surgical Oncology at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai; Cancer Institute, Adyar; MNJ Institute of Oncology, Hyderabad and University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, U.S.A.
  • Practiced as Consultant in the Department of Laparoscopic and General Surgery in Apollo Hospital, Secunderabad from April 2010 to July 2011.
  • Worked as a Junior Consultant in the Departments of Surgical Oncology and Bariatric Surgery, Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad from 2009 to 2010.
  • Worked as a Registrar/ Senior Resident in Hyderabad Institute of Laparoscopic Surgery, Aditya Hospital and Care hospital, Hyderabad from 2008 to 2009, with training in advanced laparoscopy and bariatric surgery.
  • Worked as a Registrar/ Senior Resident in the Dept. of Surgical Oncology, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bengaluru from 2006 to 2008.
  • Worked as a Surgery Registrar (covering general surgery, urology, plastic surgery) in Apollo Hospital, Secunderabad from 2005-2006.

Dr. Pratap has expertise and hands on experience in various cancer surgeries, general surgical procedures and bariatric surgeries.

  • Oral/Head & Neck Cancer Surgeries: Composite resections/ maxillectomy with advanced reconstructions, thyroidectomy, parotidectomy, laryngectomy with voice rehabilitation.
  • Thoracic Oncology Surgeries: Open/VATS assisted esophagectomy, lung lobectomy, pneumonectomy, thymectomy, chest wall tumour/mediastinal tumour excisions; pulmonary metastatectomy.
  • Breast Surgeries: Modified radical mastectomy, breast conserving surgery, onco-plastic procedures.
  • Open and Minimally Invasive Gastrointestinal-Oncology Surgeries: Radical gastrectomy, hemicolectomy, total colectomy, abdomino-perineal/ anterior resections, pelvic excentrations, TEMS.
  • Open and Minimally Invasive Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary- Oncology Surgeries: Radical cholecystectomy, hepatectomy, hepatic metastatectomy, whipples procedure, distal pancreatectomy.
  • Open and Minimally Invasive Genitourinary-Oncology Surgeries: Radical nephrectomy, radical cystectomy with neo bladder reconstruction, nerve sparing radical prostatectomy, RPLND, adrenalectomy.
  • Open and Minimally Invasive Gynae-Oncology Surgeries: Nerve sparing radical hysterectomies, cytoreductions, total peritonectomies with HIPEC, vulvectomies, vaginectomy.
  • Peritoneal and Pleural Surface Malignancies: Cytoreductive surgery, total peritonectomy, total pleurectomy with HIPEC.
  • Paediatric solid tumours.
  • Bone and soft tissue sarcoma surgeries with limb salvage reconstructive procedures.