I'm visiting Kuala Lumpur in May 2017. I'm wondering whether it would be possible to have a TURP procedure while I'm there. I'm 73 yrs of age. If so, could you tell me what the costs might be? Yours sincerely, Roger (email@example.com).
Dr Arumuga completed his MBBS degree in Kasturba Medical College , Manipal in 1994 graduating with first class. After 1 year of housemanship in India he completed another year in malaysia in 1995 . After having worked in the surgical department as medical officer at hospital TAR Klang . He joined the masters programme in general surgery (university sains malaysia) and worked in Hospital Ipoh, Hospital Kuala Lumpur , IJN , KL , Hospital USM and Hospital Kota Bharu to complete the various rotations in surgery. He succesfully completed his masters in general surgery in 2001 having graduated with honours.
He was posted in hospital ipoh as a general surgeon and worked there 2 and a half years after which he joined the urology subspeciality programme in 2003 and worked at the institute of urology and nephrology at Kuala Lumpur Hospital . After completing his urology board exit examinations in 2006 he opted to do a fellowship in renal (kidney) transplantation and urology in Adelaide, Australia for 1 and a half years under the tutelage of Dr Mohan Rao who is a world renowned Australian transplant urologist.
Upon his return to Malaysia in 2008 he was actively involved in the transplant programme in Hospital Kuala Lumpur and was the key person in the commencement of laparoscopic donor surgery in malaysia.apart from transplant work he is also a skillful urologist trained in endourology , uro-oncolgy and vascular and peritoneal access surgery. He is also visiting transplant surgeon to Hospital UKM in Cheras.
Dr Arumuga joined columbia asia group on the 1st of january 2011. He is still visiting urologist to Hospital Kuala Lumpur And Hospital UKM where he performs renal transplants from time to time . He is resident urologist for the columbia asia puchong and does sessions and emergency work at Bukit Rimau and Cheras Columbia Asia Hospitals .
Dr Arumuga Kumar is also a visiting specialist in Kelana Jaya Medical Centre. His clinic hours at Kelana Jaya Medical Centre is Wednesday 2pm - 5pm.