Dr Umamaheshwara Rao W


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Dr Umamaheshwara Rao. W

MBBS, DA, DNB (Anaesthesiology), FIPM

Senior Consultant Anaesthesiologist & Interventional Pain Specialist

Summary

Dr. Umamaheshwara Rao is a Consultant Anesthesiologist in the Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management Centre at Virinchi Hospitals. He has over 11 years’ experience in his field. Prior to joining Virinchi Hospitals, he worked as a Consultant Anesthesiologist at Kamineni Hospitals for about seven years. He believes in better pain management including acute and chronic pain and safety during preoperative period. Pain relief for patients with acute and chronic pain and anaesthesia for high risk patients are his areas of interest. He is simple generous, optimistic and loves playing indoor and outdoor games.

Expertise in

  1. High risk Anaesthesia cases
  2. Non-Invasive & Invasive Pain Medicine procedures
  3. Ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia and Pain Medicine Interventions
  4. Ultrasound guided venous catheterization
  5. Interventional procedures related to pain medicine
  6. Percutaneous tracheostomy and central venous catheterizations
  7. Mechanical ventilation


Education

M.B.B.S, Vijayanagar Institute of Medical College, Bellary, Karnataka State
Diploma in Anaesthesiology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College & KLES Hospital, Belgaum, Bangalore
DNB (Anaesthesiology), Kamineni Hospitals, L.B.Nagar, Hyderabad
FIPM, Fellowship in Pain & Palliative Medicine, Kamineni Pain Management Centre, Hyderabad

Authorship/Editorship/Reviewer/Co-Author of Chapters

Text Book Chapters Contributed the following four chapters in the “3rd edition” of “Text Book of Pain Management” by Dr Muralidhar Joshi

  1. Physiology of Pain
  2. Psychological Aspects of Pain Management
  3. Trigeminal Neuralgia
  4. Thoracic Paravertebral Block

Conferences and Workshops

Conferences

  1. Pre-anaesthetic evaluation & PG Examination Drill, JNMC & KLES, Belgaum – May 2004
  2. ICA-WFSA Academic Activity, ISA GOA Branch, GOA – September 2004
  3. Karnataka State Conference of ISA, AIMS, Belur – KISACON 2004
  4. ISACON, National Conference, Bhopal – December 2004
  5. PG Excel Karnataka MMC, Mysore – July 2005
  6. KISACON State conference at JJMMC, Davangere – October 2005
  7. CME in Central Venous Catheterization organised by NIMS, Hyderabad – July 2006
  8. 22nd South Zone ISA-PONCON2006 organised by ISA Pondicherry State - August 2006
  9. 54th Annual National Conference & CME, ISACON-2006, organised by ISA, Mysore State Branch – December 2006
  10. IX Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Neuro-anaesthesiology & critical care organised by NIMS, Hyderabad – February 2008
  11. CME programme RACE 2008 at SRMC & RI, Chennai – January 2008
  12. 25th South Zone ISA Conference 2009 & 18th A.P. State Conference, Hyderabad - September 2009
  13. 16th Annual Conference of ISCCM & International Critical Care Congress, Hyderabad – February 10-14th 2010
  14. 4th National Conference of Association of Obstetric Anaesthesiologists, Hyderabad - September 2011
  15. 30th Annual Conference of ISSP, Chennai – Attended as Faculty on February 6- 8th 2015
  16. National Conference of Association of Obstetric Anaesthesiologists & 1st World Obstetric Anaesthesia Congress, Hyderabad – 8th September 2015
Workshops
  1. Workshop on Ventilator organised by J.S.S. Medical College, Mysore at 54th Annual National Conference & CME, ISACON-2006 - 25th December 2006
  2. Workshop on Total Parenteral Nutrition organised by J.S.S. Medical College, Mysore at 54th Annual National Conference & CME, ISACON – 27th December 2006
  3. The first National workshop on molecular & research methodology at CCMB, Hyderabad on 20th July 2007
  4. The 2nd Advanced Regional Anaesthesia & Ultrasound workshop held on 13th &14th October 2007 at Care Hospitals, Hyderabad.
  5. Workshop on “ICU 20:20 Tips & Traps” at Hyderabad organised by TACT (the Academy for Clinical Training) June 2009
  6. EMRI workshop on Trauma & Cardiac Resuscitation Skills, Hyderabad – October 13-14 2010
  7. The 6th Advanced Regional Anaesthesia & Ultrasound workshop held on 12th &13th November 2011 at Care Hospitals, Hyderabad – November 2011
  8. 27th National Conference of the ISSP & CME on Neuropathic Pain conducted by NeuPSIG, ISSPCON 2012, Bangalore
  9. Essential Pain Management, Hyderabad – January 2014
  10. 3rd Annual Hands on Cadaveric Workshop on Interventional Pain Management at Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad – Attended as Faculty on July 3-5 2015
  11. BEST Workshop, Kamineni Hospitals, Hyderabad –13 & 14th September 2014
  12. IPMT, Kamineni Hospitals, Hyderabad – Attended as faculty on December 6 & 7th 2014
  13. Regional Anaesthesia at Century Hospitals, Hyderabad - 12 & 13TH March 2016

Faculty

  • One of the core member of Traveling Pain School
  • Faculty of Essential Pain Management Workshop
  • Faculty of Interventional Pain Management Training
  • Faculty for Cadaveric workshop related to Acute & Chronic Pain Medicine
    (Fluoroscopic & Ultrasound guidance)
  • Faculty of PACH-2016

Honours Awards

Secured 2nd Place in State Level Quiz at a State Conference – KISACON 2005

Memberships

Member – Indian Society of Anaesthesiology
Member – Indian Society for Study of Pain
Member – International Association for the study of Pain
Member – Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
Member – Academy of Regional Anaesthesia

Poster/Papers Presentation

  1. “Comparison of Spraying of 0.15% Benzydamine HCl Oral Rinse & Normal Saline to Posterior Pharyngeal Wall & to Endotracheal Tube for Reducing the Post Intubation Sore Throat” at KISACON-2004, AIMS, Belur, Karnataka
  2. “Comparison of Spraying of 0.15% Benzydamine HCl Oral Rinse & Normal Saline to Posterior Pharyngeal Wall & to Endotracheal Tube for Reducing the Post Intubation Sore Throat” at ISACON-2004, Bhopal
  3. Case report: “Indoxacarb Poisoning Induced Methaemoglobinemia” at Criticare Conference 2010, Hyderabad

Research and Thesis

Clinical Research: “Comparison of Spraying of 0.15% Benzydamine HCL Oral Rinse & Normal Saline to Posterior Pharyngeal Wall & to Endotracheal Tube for Reducing the Post Intubation Sore Throat”.(2004) Thesis /Dissertation: “A Comparative Study of Haemodynamic changes During Laryngoscopy and Endotracheal Intubation with Macintosh and McCoy Laryngoscope Blades” (2008) Case report

  1. “Indoxacarb Poisoning Induced Methaemoglobinemia”.
  2. “An unusual presentation of Trigeminal Neuralgia caused by Fibrous Dysplasia.”