Dr. Pavithra B

Dr. Pavithra B

Assistant Professor, GENERAL SURGERY

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2009) from M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore.

MD in Surgery (2014) from AIIMS New Delhi

Email :drpavithra.surg@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

    • Minimal access surgery
    • Upper GI surgery
    • Colorectal surgery
    • Hepato-biliary diseases
    • Benign and malignant breast diseases.


    • Life member of The Association of Surgeons of India.
    • Life member of The Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons.


1. Tummidi S, Naik B, Shankaralingappa A, Balakrishna P, Bhadada AA, Kosaraju N. Phaeoacremonium species detected in fine needle aspiration: a rare case report. Diagn Pathol. 2020 Sep 20;15(1):113. doi: 10.1186/s13000-020-01023-w. PMID: 32951607; PMCID: PMC7504861.
2. Tummidi S, Balakrishna P, Gupta Y. Insulin-induced amyloidoma-A cytological catch. Diagn Cytopathol. 2020 Sep 15. doi: 10.1002/dc.24616. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32931659.
3. Gupta, P., Parshad, R., Balakrishna, P. et al. Angle of His Accentuation Is a Viable Alternative to Dor Fundoplication as an Adjunct to Laparoscopic Heller Cardiomyotomy: Results of a Randomized Clinical Study. Dig Dis Sci (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10620-018-5130-4
4. Pinto N, Prakash C, Govindraj S, Bhanou S, Pavithra B. Perforated Jejunal Diverticulosis: An Unexpected Diagnosis. IJSS Case Reports and Reviews 2017;3(3):76-78.
5. Prakash C, Roshini AP, Govindaraj S, Bahnou S, Pavithra B. Colonic Malignancy Masquerading as Gastric Outlet Obstruction: A Case Report. IJSS Case Reports & Reviews 2017;3(9):1-3.
6. Ravindhran B, Prakash C, Govindharaj S, Bahnou NMS, Pavithra B. An Aggressive Primary Retroperitoneal Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Mimicking a Pancreatic Neoplasm, Presenting as Duodenal Stenosis. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research : JCDR. 2017;11(9):PD09-PD11. doi:10.7860/JCDR/2017/27222.10611.
7. Balakrishna, P., Parshad, R., Rohila, J. et al. “Symptomatic outcome following laparoscopic Heller’s cardiomyotomy with Dor fundoplication vs. laparoscopic Heller’s cardiomyotomy with angle of His accentuation: Results of a randomized controlled trial” Surg Endosc (2015) 29: 2344. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-014-3958-z