Dr. Sarafudeen P K is a Specialist in the Department of Otolaryngology at the Al Safa branch of Medcare Hospital. He completed his basic medical education and followed it up with a Master's degree in ENT from the Government Medical College at Kottayam in India. He then went on to complete a Diploma in Otolaryngology (DORL-ENT) – Head and Neck Surgery (DO-HNS) from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK (RCS Ed).
He's a member of many prestigious institutions like the Politzer Society, the Indian Society of Otology and the Cochlear Implant Surgeons Group of India (CIGI). He is a life member of the Indian Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery (IAOHNS), the Indian Medical Association (IMA), the Association of Otolaryngologists of India (AOI) and the Facial Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery, India (FRCI).
Dr. Sarafudeen commenced his illustrious career as an Asst. Professor in ENT at Amrita Institute of Medical Science and then served as HOD and Chief Consultant ENT and Cochlear Implant Surgeon at KIMS Alshifa Hospital, both in India. He spent many years as Chief Consultant ENT & Cochlear Implant Surgeon with the Ascent Group of ENT Hospitals, also in India.
He has successfully performed various surgeries for chronic discharging ears, cholesteatoma, hearing restoration, ear canal stenosis and osteoma through canalplasty. Dr Sarfudeen’s expertise covers paediatric and adult cochlear implantation surgery for congenital or acquired severe hearing loss, Born Conduction Implantations (BAHA), anterior and lateral skull base surgery, stapedectomy for intra-tympanic treatment for Meniere’s disease and sudden sensory hearing loss. He has treated chronic otitis media and mucosal disease through cortical mastoidectomy and tympanoplasty. He has performed congenital preauricular excision, excision of the sebaceous cyst and pilar cysts scalp, using MIRA - Minimally invasive retrosigmoid endoscopic approach, rhinoplasty, septo-rhinoplasty, transnasal endoscopic CSRF rhinorrhoea repair, septo-turbinoplasty and FESS - Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (for chronic sinusitis and sino-nasal polyposis).
He loves playing football, sports, travelling and reading. He speaks many languages like English, Hindi, Malayalam and a bit of Arabic.
MBBS, Government Medical College, Kottayam, Kerala, India
MS(ENT), Government Medical College, Kottayam, Kerala, India
DORL( ENT) DOHNS - RCS Ed (UK)