Worked as Consultant Surgeon and Endoscopist at Semalk Hospital, Ottapalam.
Worked as Visiting Consultant Surgeon at Shankar Hospital, Cherpulassery.
Worked as Consultant Surgeon at PVS Memorial Hospital, Kochi till 2005.
(Publications and Presentations)
Management of CBD stones in the era of laparoscopic surgery- paper presented at National Conference of ISG-Varanasi 1995.
Presented a poster- Pancreatic pseudoaneurysms in chronic pancreatitis, Annual Conference ISG-1996.
Resection versus Drainage for intractable pain due to tropical pancreatitis- Annual Conference and CME of ISG Kerala chapter- judged as the best short paper of the conference.
Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma: results of parenchyma conserving hepatic resection. H Ramesh, Prakash K, A Venugopal, V Lekha, G Jacob. HPB Surgery (accepted manuscript NO 564).
Primary tuberculous stricture of the oesophagus mimicking carcinoma. Prakash. K, K. Kuruvilla, V Lekha,
A Venugopal, G Jacob, H Ramesh. Tropical Gastroenterology: 2001;22(3):143-144.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in acute cholecystitis: factors associated with conversion. Prakash. K, G. Jacob, V. Lekha, A. Venugopal, B. Venugopal, and H. Ramesh. Surgical endoscopy. 2002;16(1):180-183.
Port-site Tuberculosis after laparoscopy. Ramesh H, Prakash K, Lekha V, Jacob G, Venugopal A, Venugopal B. Surg Endosc 2003 Mar 7; [epub ahead of print]
Are Some Cases of Infected Pancreatic Necrosis Treatable without Intervention? Ramesh H, Prakash K, Lekha V, Jacob G, Venugopal A: Dig Surg 2003;20:296-300 (DOI: 10.1159/000071694)