Speciality Resident Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon
Degrees Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (University of West Indies) & Masters of Surgery (General Surgery)- National University of Malaysia, Fellowship in Colorectal & Pelvic Floor Surgery (France, Malaysia).
Dr Ragu received his Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery from the University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago in 2000 and obtained his Masters of Surgery (General Surgery) from National University of Malaysia in 2009. He went on to complete his Fellow of Minimally Access Surgery (Laparoscopy) in India in 2012. He completed his Colorectal Fellowship (M’sia, France, Geneva, Thailand) and is a Fellow of American College of Surgeon. He is also a member of Malaysian Society of Colorectal Surgeon.
As a General & Colorectal Surgeon, Dr Ragu has experience in handling a vast array of general surgery cases (breast, thyroid, gallbladder stone surgery, hernia, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy) and of colorectal diseases be it benign or malignant.
As a colorectal surgeon, his main interest is:
Colorectal Cancer Surgery (Laparoscopic/Minimally Invasive)
TAMIS (Trans-anal Minimally Invasive Surgery)
Hemorrhoid/Hemorrhoidectomy Surgery (Stapler, Laser and Doppler Guided (HAL) )
Fistula Surgery (LIFT, Video Assisted)
Sphincter Preserving Cancer Surgery
Having been trained in France and Geneva for pelvic floor disorders, he is keen in treating patients with chronic constipation, obstructed defecation, rectal prolapse and solitary rectal ulcer syndrome.