Dr Suresh Y V


Department of Anaesthesiology


      Suresh Y V is Professor and also a Consultant Anaesthesiologist at the Department of Anaesthesiology, KMC Hospital, Mangalore.

      He teaches both undergraduate and postgraduate students. He is also a research guide and an examiner for the postgraduates.


Subject Semester / Year
Anaesthesiology Seventh and eighth semester MBBS
MD in Anaesthesia
Diploma in Anaesthesia


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Anaesthesiology Fr. Mullers Medical College 1995
MBBS Ambedkar Medical College 1988


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Professor & Unit Chief 26/11/2016 - till date.
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Associate Professor - Professor 01/06/2004 to 26/11/2016
K.S.Hegde Medical Academy Associate Professor 01/09/2003 to 31/05/2004
K.S. Hegde Medical Academy Assistant Professor 01 /01/2001 to31/08/2003
K.S. Hegde Medical Academy Lecturer 01/01/1999 to 31/12/2000
Fr.Muller ‘s Medical College Lecturer 01/06/1995 to 31/05/1996


Area of Interest

Regional anesthesia

Area of Expertise

Geriatrics anaesthesia , Regional anesthesia

Area of Research

Airway assessment

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Life Member of IMA

Life Member of ISA 

Member of AMC (Association of Medical Consultants)

The top five publications of Dr. Suresh YV:

1.      Jayaprakash A and Osmani SG, Anupama SY, Suresh YV. Effect of Intravenous Dexmedetomidine on Spinal Anaesthesia with Hyperbaric Bupivacaine in Lower Limb Orthopedic Surgeries - A Randomized Controlled Study.  Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development.2018;9: 311-16. 

2.      Gautam M, Suresh YV, Anupama SY, Osmani SG, Kavya P. Comparison Prophylactic Glycopyrrolate, Dexamethasone, Metoclopramide in Control of Nausea and Vomiting after Spinal Anaesthesia for Caesarean Delivery. Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development.2019;10: 261-66

3.      Shaik Zebaish Zamir, Suresh Y V, Shaila S Kamath Comparison of Conventional and Lateral Approach to Supraclavicular Brachial Block. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, August 2019:10:8:759

4.      Shankar D, Suresh YV. Comparison of various airway assessment factors with ratio of height to thyromental distance (RHTMD) in predicting difficult airway in apparently normal patients. J. Evolution Med. Dent. Sci. 2017;6(011):902-907.

5.      Ashwin AB, Suresh YV, Comparison of paravertebral block with spinal anaesthesia in unilateral inguinal hernia repair International journal of scientific and research publication 2015; 5(2)1-4.

1. Comparison of Prophylactic Bolus Phenylephrine Versus Bolus Noradrenaline Regimens for Maintaining Hemodynamics During Caesarean Delivery Under Spinal Anaesthesia 2. Comparison of outcome of three different modes of oxytocin administration in prevention of postpartum hemorrhage after caesarean delivery