Dr. R. Anand

Chief ENT Surgeon, Cochlear Implant Coordinator, Sleep Apnea surgeon in Anand ENT Hospital, PSG Medical college & Institute of Medical Science and Research Centre, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India

Aims to give good ENT Care to the community and to eagerly participate in various academic and research activities

Dr. R. Anand is a renowned ENT practitioner in Coimbatore and Tirupur. He is the Director and head of ENT in Anand Hospitals, an academic training institute, Coimbatore, India. He graduated from Madurai Medical College, Madurai, Tamilnadu, India. Dr. R. Anand took his training and obtained surgical skills from Padmasri. Dr. Mohan Kameshwaran, MS(ENT)., DLO.,FRCS., Director of Madras ENT Research foundation, one of the best ENT Hospitals in India. Dr. R. Anand was a former consultant at K.G.Hospital, Coimbatore and is incharge of HOD of Cochlear Implant Department at PSG Hospitals and Medical College, Coimbatore. He has his training in Cochlear Implant Surgeries at Melbourne, Australia

Year Designation
2016–2020 Chief Cochlear Implant Surgeon, PSG institute of Medical Science & Research Centre (2000 Bedded Tertiary Hospital) Coimbatore, India. One of the best pediatric Cochlear implant Surgeon in the country. Successfully completed 250 Cochlear Implants.
2004-2020 Consultant ENT Surgeon, Anand ENT Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India. A tertiary ENT hospital regularly doing all types of ENT Surgeries mainly snoring Surgeries, Sinus surgeries and Micro ear Surgeries.
2002–2004 Junior ENT Consultant, Madras ENT research foundation (MERF) Chennai, India under Dr. Prof.Mohan Kameswaran. Participated in teaching academic activities and actively involved in cochlear implant program.
Overseas Experience
  • As an observer in Stanford Sleep Surgery Clinic, California, USA with Prof. Robson Capsso and Prof. Stanely LIU
  • As an observer in Addenbrooks Hospital Cambridge, UK with Prof. Manohar Bance and Prof. Neil O Donelly
  • As an observer in Leiden University, Netherland in Cochlear Implant Centre
  • Attended basic and advanced cochlear implant course in hearing hub Macquarine University, Sydney
Qualification Year Institute
MBBS 1991-1995 Madurai Medical College, Madurai Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University
MS (ENT) 1998–2001 Govt.Rajaji Hospital, Madurai Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University
DNB (ENT) 2002 Diplomate of National Board Examinations
International Journals
  • Coblation in early glotic cancer – Day care procedure, Otolaryngol (Sunnyvale) 10.4172/2161-119x-C1-016
  • Hypopharyngeal collapse in Obstructive Sleep Apnea – How to address it, Otolaryngol (Sunnyvale) 10.4172/2161-119x-C1-015
  • Idiopathic recurrent meningitis – A rare presentation of congnital Perilymph fistula – 10.32474/SJO.2020.04.000198
International Papers
  • Coblation cordectomy in bilateral abductor palsy in Thailand
  • Comparision between coblation assisted turbinate reduction with conventional turbinate reduction in Rhinology unites. – Dubai- UAE, ISIAN- IRS-PARS 2014 Conference
  • Coblation in early Laryngeal cancer – Day care procedure
  • Omics Otolaryngology 2015 – Dubai
  • Hypopharyngeal collapse in snoring in 2017 – Prague world sleep association congress
  • Coblation in snoring Zagazig sleep surgery in collaboration with Rhino Egypt – Egypt 2017
  • Instructional course in coblation in Cairo in 2018
  • Poster presented in Newyork international Sleep Surgery Conference
Member of
  • All India association of otorhinolaryngology
  • Indian association of surgeons for sleep apnea
  • Cochlear Implant group of India
  • Indian academy of otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck surgery
  • European politzer society of otology
  • World sleep association
  • International sleep surgery association
Courses and Conferences attended:
  • South zone ENT conference – October 1999, Mangalore, Karnataka
  • First all India live ENT Laser Surgery workshop- December 1999, Madras ENT Research Foundation, Chennai, India
  • 52nd all India ENT conference and workshop – January 2000, Cochin
  • IX Temporal bone hands on dissection workshop – March 2000, Madras ENT Research Foundation, Chennai
  • IV Temporal bone dissection and Live ENT surgery course – May 2000, Basavanagudi ENT Care Centre, Bangalore
  • Basic and Advanced Endoscopic sinus surgery course – July 2000, K.K.R Ent Research Foundation, Chennai
  • Live ENT surgical workshop and CME Programme – Upgraded institute of ORL, Madras Medical College, Chennai
  • II Endoscopic Sinus Surgery course and hands of cadaveric dissection- December 2000, Kaluskar Course, New Delhi
  • II Head and Neck workshop and hands on cadaveric dissection – Cancer institute (WIA), Chennai, India
  • Phono surgery and Video endoscopic laryngeal surgery workshop by Isshiki-2001, Bangalore
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery course and hands on dissection course – February 2001, CMC, Vellore
  • Workshop and Clinical audio Vestibulometry- June 2001, KKR Hospital, Chennai
  • International ENT Surgical workshop- Feb 2002, Hyderabad
  • Participated in 2nd all India audiology workshop for ENT surgeons at madras ENT research foundation, Chennai, July 2002.
  • Head and Neck surgical oncology workshop- December 2002, Madras Medical college, Chennai
  • Participated in advanced otology workshop organized by prof UGO FISCH, FISCH Foundation and ASR Desai foundation, Mumbai, Jan 2003
  • All India audiology workshop- 2003, Chennai
  • Participated in 1st all India Hands-On FESS workshop at Madras ENT Research Foundation, Chennai, March 2003
  • All India Hands-on workshop on FESS conducted by PROF.Stammberger at Mumbai in Aug 2003
  • Participated in Hands on Head & Neck cancer workshop at Mangalore 2008
  • Participated in endoscopic skull base surgical workshop at Mumbai 2009
  • Participated in Candaver Head & Neck cancer workshop in Mumbai 2010
  • Participated in international workshop in pediatric cochlear implantation at Bangkok 2009
  • International cholesteatoma workshop at Nagasaki, Japan 2012
  • International Rhinology meet at Dubai 2014
  • Asia Pacific Cochlear Implant conference at Beijing, China 2015
  • Snoring sleep surgery live surgical workshop in Zigazig, Egypt
  • World sleep congress, Prague 2017
  • International sleep surgery conference in Munich, Germany 2018
  • International sleep surgery conference in Newyork USA 2019
Courses and Conference Conducted
  • 1st live ENT workshop ENT focus 2013
  • Hand on cadaver temporal bone workshop 2013
  • All India live otology workshop at Taj hotel ENT focus 2014
  • Hands on candaver temporal bone workshop 2015
  • Hands on candaver temporal bone workshop in PSG IMSR 2016
  • Hands on candaver FESS workshop in PSG hospital 2017
  • Live sleep surgery workshop in PSG hospital 2018
  • Cadaver temporal bone workshop in PSG hospital 2020