Dr. C. Shanmugavelayutham

Dr. C. Shanmugavelayutham

MBBS. MS (Gen. Surg), MCh (Vascular Surgery)

Vascular surgery

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Brief Profile

Dr. Shanmugavelayutham is a Senior Assistant Professor in the Department of Vascular Surgery and has nearly 12 years of experience in teaching the Undergraduate and the Postgraduate department and also the super-speciality students. His clinical skills include conventional surgeries, endovascular surgeries, sclerotherapy. His other specialized skills comprise laparoscopy, upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and no-scalpel vasectomy.

Educational Qualifications

  • M.B.B.S, Madurai Medical College, Madurai, 1996-2000
  • M.S General Surgery, Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2003-2006
  • M.Ch Vascular Surgery, Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2012-2015

Overseas training

  • Endovascular training at St.James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Other specialized pieces of training:

  • Trained in laparoscopy
  • Trained in Upper Gastro Intestinal endoscopy
  • Trained in No-Scalpel Vasectomy (NSV)

Honors and Awards

  • First prize in paper presentation at Vascular Society of Tamil Nadu conference VSTCON 2014.

Research and Publication


  • Pediatric vascular injuries – 6 years analysis – PARIPEX Indian journal of research Volume-6 | Issue-9 | September-2017 | ISSN – 2250-1991 | IF : 5.761 | IC Value : 79.96
  • Silent pulmonary embolism: incidence and risk factors in Indian patients with lower limb DVT – Int.J.Adv.Res.5 (4), 2135 – 2138 (IJAR).
  • Outcome analysis of upper limb vascular trauma – our institutional experience – Int. J. Adv. Res. 6(4), 1067-1072
  • The usefulness of Ultrasound Doppler in Vascular Surgery Practice – NDT.net issue Vol.19 No.2 (Feb 2014)
  • Varicose Veins An Uncommon Presentation. – Int. J. Adv. Res. 5(6), 1568-1571(IJAR).
  • Clinical examination lost art in medicine? : Diagnostic role of venous collaterals in determining proximal venous obstruction: – Int. J. Adv. Res. 5(4), 1029-1034. (AJAR).


  • Paper presentation at VSICON 2013 – Iatrogenic Vascular Injuries a review
  • Paper presentation at 14th Asia Pacific Conference in Non-Destructive Testing (APCNDT 2013) – Usefulness of Radio Frequency Ablation in treating Varicose Veins
  • Paper presentation at 14th Asia Pacific Conference in Non-Destructive Testing (APCNDT 2013) – Usefulness of Ultrasound Doppler in Vascular Surgery practice
  • Paper presentation at VSTCON 2014 – DVT Genetics and pharmacogenomics of warfarin
  • Poster presentation at 3rd ENDOVASCULAR symposium 2014 – Pediatric Vascular Injuries
  • Paper presentation at VSICON 2014 – Pediatric Vascular Injuries An appraisal


  • An insight into pediatric vascular injuries.
  • A study on acute appendicitis incorporating modified Alvarado score and ultrasonogram.

Clinical Expertise

Conventional surgeries

  • Abdominal aortic surgeries – aneurysms, occlusive diseases
  • Peripheral vascular bypasses for extremity diseases
  • Thoracic outlet decompression
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • AV access procedures – AV fistula creation, AV graft, permanent catheter insertion, fistula salvage procedures
  • Thromboembolectomy in acute limb ischemia

Vascular Trauma

Endovascular surgeries

  • Catheter-directed thrombolysis for acute/acute on chronic limb ischemia
  • Peripheral angioplasties with stenting
  • Endovascular aneurysm repair EVAR, TEVAR
  • Sclerotherapy for Arteriovenous malformations
  • IVC filter placement

Venous procedures

  • Endovenous treatment of varicose veins – Radiofrequency ablation, Laser ablation sclerotherapy
  • Trendelenberg procedure, GSV stripping, stab avulsions
  • Catheter-directed thrombolysis for DVT


Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

  • Gleneagles Global Health City, Perumbakkam, Chennai
  • COSH Multispeciality Hospital, IAF road, East Tambaram, Chennai
  • Kumars Ortho and Multispeciality Hospital, Chromepet, Chennai

Previous Posts Held

  • Assistant Professor, General Surgery, Government Vellore Medical College, Vellore
  • Assistant Professor, General Surgery, Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu
  • Senior Assistant Professor, General Surgery, Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu


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