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EXPERIENCE

Work Experience of more than 20 years & accomplishments includes developing a state of art ENT department in tertiary referral Centre’s for otology & pediatric ENT services. Presently running my own enter which includes ENT diagnostics and Audiology as well as speech therapy services.

My area of expertise in otolaryngology includes:

Otology:

Middle ear surgeries and Cochlear Implantation

Pediatric ENT:

Introduced for the first time in Bangalore OPD based airway & swallowing/ drooling assessments in children. These assessments have become very popular amongst paediatricians. Also introduced opd based endoscopic grading of adenoids prior to surgery.

Airway Diseases:

Working closely with paediatricians & neonatal as well as paediatric ICU’s. Diagnostic endoscopies and bedside bronchoscopies for ICU babies. Also perform airway surgeries like choanal atresia repair, laryngofissure & laryngeal reconstructions.

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery:

I specialise in advanced endoscopic nasal work like endoscopic pituitary excision, CSF leak repairs & orbital decompression. 

Current Associations: 

ENT Surgeon with special interest in Pediatric ENT, deafness management and Cochlear Implantation

Dr Sheelu’s ENT & Cochlear Implant Center Jun 2014 – Present

The center provides out patient based diagnostics and medical treatment. We believe in “We can only refine our therapeutics, when we refine our diagnostic abilities”. The center is focussing on Paediatric ENT especially deafness. It’s multidisciplinary approach. ENT Surgeon with special interest in deafness, Comprehensive Audiology services & a robust AVT Department Center has facilities to cover the complete journey from diagnosis to management. Nasolaryngoscopy, endoscopies and audiology services .We also offer speech therapy and swallowing therapy.

Previous Positions held:

Pediatric ENT Surgeon

Rainbow Children’s Hospitals

May 2016 – Oct 2016

Bangalore

Consultant ENT Surgeon & Department Coordinator, Cochlear Implant Surgeon

Fortis Hospitals, JCIA Hospital

Bannerghetta Road, Bangalore, India

June 2006 to February 2015

Associate Professor ENT in Fortis Institute of Medical Sciences, Affiliated to

Rajiv Gandhi University Bangalore 

 

Project Leader: June 2013- November 2014

Pilot on Infant Hearing Screening at K.C.General Hospital in association

with NRHM (National Rural Health Mission), Government of Karnataka. First

of it kind of hearing screening program at Government hospital in

Bangalore

 

June 2009 –Dec 2012

Honorary ENT Consultant

Spastics Society of Karnataka

Bangalore

 

December 2006 to May 2009

Honorary ENT Consultant

Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health

Bangalore

June 2001 to June 2006

Locum Consultant in the UK

Locum Associate Specialist in the UK

 

Membership of Professional bodies

• Association of Pediatric Otolaryngologists of India

• Interamerican Association of Pediatric Otolaryngology

• Association of Otologists of India

• Association of Otolaryngologists of India, Bangalore Branch

• Indian Academic of Paediatrics, Bangalore Branch

• Member of Indian Academic of Paediatrics, Allergy Chapter

• Cochlear Implant Group of India

• Member of Society for tissue engineering & Regenerative Medicine