Designation / Role: Associate Consultant Surgical Oncologist and Robotic Surgeon at Yashoda Hospital, Hyderabad
Specialty: Oncology

Dr. Harish N L is an Associate Consultant Surgical Oncologist and Robotic Surgeon at Yashoda Hospitals, Hitec City, with over 10 years of experience.

He is one of the best surgical oncologists, highly knowledgeable, and practises evidence-based medicine with the utmost care and compassion. He has a keen interest in research and has multiple publications in national and international journals to his credit.


  • 2022-Present: Associate Consultant Surgical Oncologist and Robotic Surgeon, Yashoda Hospitals, Hitec City
  • 2021-2022: Associate Consultant, Department of Surgical Oncology, Apollo Cancer Institute, Apollo Health City, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad
  • 2017-2020: Senior Resident (Academic), Department of Surgical Oncology, Gujarat Cancer Research Institute, Ahmedabad

Education Qualifications

  • 2021: Certification as a Robotic Surgeon (Console Surgeon) by Intuitive
  • 2017-2020: MCh (Surgical Oncology), Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute, BJ Medical College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
  • 2015: Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery (AMASI)
  • 2014: MRCS (A) - University of Glasgow

Awards and Achievements

  • Guest speaker in a CME on “Best practices in gynaecological cancer”, Karimnagar, conducted on June 28, 2022 (Topic-Breast cancer and ICG in cancer)
  • Part of the “Multidisciplinary robotic surgery workshop by Apollo surgeons” on May 13th and 14th, 2022 (live workshop). Certified as a Robotic Surgeon (console surgeon) by Intuitive
  • Cleared the quiz competition of India’s next Sushruta in a nationwide surgical competition and was shortlisted in the top 15 surgeons

Research & Publications

  • Pooled analysis of WHO Surgical Safety Checklist use and mortality after emergency laparotomy - GlobalSurg Collaborative – British Journal Of Surgery (BJS) Volume106, Issue 2 Special Issue: Global Surgery. January 2019 Pages e103-e112 DOI: 10.1002/bjs.11051
  • Management and Outcomes Following Surgery for Gastrointestinal Typhoid: An International, Prospective, Multicentre Cohort Study-GlobalSurg Collaborative, World Journal Of Surgery (2018) 42: 3179.

Professional Membership

  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
  • European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO)

Special Interest and Expertise

  • Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgeries
  • Breast and Thoracic Cancers
  • Gastrointestinal Cancers
  • Gynecologic Cancers
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