Head and Neck Cancer Specialist,MS (ENT) MCh Head and Neck
Dr. Rahul Buggaveeti, MS (ENT), MCh Head and Neck is trained in skull base surgery at Singapore General hospital, Singapore and Robotic surgery (TORS and Neck) at Severance hospital, Yonsei university, Republic of Korea. He is presently working as consultant head and neck surgeon at Apollo Cancer Hospital , Hyderabad.
Procedures Endoscopic sinus surgery, Phono-Surgery, Head and neck cancer surgery(oral cancer, throat cancer), Tumor surgery of sinus, Thyroid surgery, minimally invasive, Parotid surgery, Neck surgery(lumps,cysts,nodes). read more...
Half (hemi) and complete thyroid removal is done for a wide variety of conditions such as nodules & cysts in thyroid to cancer in thyroid
Surgery for parotid gland to remove lumps and tumors is called parotidectomy , either superficial parotidectomy (partial removal -only superficial gland) or total parotidectomy.
Most common neck swellings in Indian population is enlarged lymph nodes.These are secondary to infection which gradually subside with medication.
Most common presentation of oral cancer is non-healing ulcer or rapidly growing lump or loosening of tooth associated with pain.
Throat cancer( voice box, food pipe)- Change in voice or difficulty in swallowing is most common presentation. Some patients have blood in sputum.
10YEARS OF EXPERIENCE