Dr.(Major) R.S RENGAN M.S., D.N.B., Dip Laproscopic Surgery (University of Strasbourg)                                

Senior Consultant, General & Laparoscopic surgery                                                                         For Appointment: 94440 42294

Apollo First Med Hospital,Chennai.


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Specialized centre for Gastrointestinal Surgery, Breast, Thyroid Endocrine, Vascular, Cancer & Cosmetic surgery


Dr (Major) R S Rengan is a National Board certified senior consultant Laparoscopic and General Surgeon in Chennai. He specialises in Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal and Colo-rectal surgery. He has a special interest in Endocrine Surgery which includes Thyroid and Breast surgery. He has also performed thousands of Hernia , Breast, Thyroid and Cancer surgeries. As a laparoscopic surgeon for the past 16 years , he has also developed his skills in the niche field of minimal access thyroid surgery. He has also performed a great number of laparoscopic gall bladder surgeries and often takes classes for budding surgeons on laparoscopic techniques and skills.

He has contributed heavily to the field of gynaecomastia/male breast surgery. At the surgical centre at West Mambalam, there is an exclusive service for Breast and Gynaecomastia surgery.

He is an ATLS certified Trauma Surgeon and has had great experience in polytrauma including bullet and bomb injuries as well as road traffic accidents.


07/2004 to Current

Senior Consultant – General and Laparoscopic surgery

Apollo FirstMed Hospital - Chennai

As one of the senior consultants in the department of General and Minimal access surgery, Dr Rengan’s team has performed numerous Gastrointestinal, breast, thyroid, hernia and minimal access surgeries. His team has performed a number of thyroid and Endocrine surgeries successfully

09/2001 to Current Founder and Chief Surgeon

Home Of Healing Surgical Centre - Chennai

An Ambulatory Surgical Centre started in 2001 to serve minor surgical needs of patients and to aid in pre-op consultations and post-op followup.

12/1997 to 06/2001 Graded Specialist – General Surgery

Indian Army - Bareilly, India

A tertiary referral centre handling all major endocrine, gastro-intestinal, urological and surgical emergencies including polytrauma. Part of Relief operations during Kargil War 1998-99

08/1994 to 12/1997 Graded Specialist – General Surgery

Indian Army - Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Single surgeon in the entire state of Sikkim from 1994 to 1997. Handled many polytrauma, urological and general surgical emergencies with minimal resources. A huge number of thyroid surgeries performed due to the heavy incidence of Thyroid goiter in local populations of hilly areas attributed to iodine deficiency

01/1991 to 05/1994 Resident – General Surgery

Armed Forces Medical College - Pune, India

3 years of academic General Surgical Program at AFMC, Pune with stints at Command Hospital Lucknow and Calcutta

06/1988 to 12/1990 Regimental Medical Officer

128 Infantry Battalion Territorial Army – Ecological Indian Army - Thar Desert, Rajasthan, India

Was a part of the Ecological battalion in Rajasthan adjoining Pakistan border to help in restoring the fragile ecology of Rajasthan

10/1987 to 03/1988 Regimental Medical Officer

3 Punjab , Indian Peace Keeping Force Indian Army - Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Served as a part of Indian Peace Keeping Force in Sri Lanka in war torn battle zones with 3 Punjab regiment ( The oldest regiment in Indian Army )

Won the Army Commanders Commendation Award ( Southern Command) for gallantry and exemplary service

12/1986 to 10/1987 Medical Officer Indian Army - Madras (Chennai), India

Commissioned as a Medical Officer in Indian Army at Military Hospital, Madras(Chennai)


1986 MBBS:

Stanley Medical College - Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Gold Medals in Physiology , Pathology and General Medicine. I won Proficiencies in first and final MBBS.

1994 MS (Master of Surgery): General Surgery

Armed Forces Medical College - Pune, MH, India

Gold Medallist in General surgery – AFMC, Pune Univ

1996 General and Minimal Access Surgery

National Board of Examinations (NBE) - New Delhi, India


  • Dr Rengan is a faculty and Professor at Ethicon Institute of Surgical Education (EISE) where he takes classes for Surgeons and other surgical auxillary staff. He specialises in taking classes on Laparoscopic surgery , Science of Tissue Management , Surgical site Infection and Hernia teaching modules.
  • He was a council member of the National Committee on Uniform Surgical Training for Hernia Surgery for post graduates.
  • He has also participated and given many lectures at various International Surgical Summits. He recently represented India at the Asia-Pacific Summits on Surgical Site Infection at Singapore and Hong Kong.


  • Member of Rotary Club – Madras T Nagar. participated in various relief camps.
  • Community Service in association with Rajasthan Jain Sabha during Chennai
  • Floods December 2015.
  • Conducted various medical camps for Tribal populations of Tamil nadu in
  • association with Vanwasi Seva Kendra.
  • Free Medical care at Madras Kali Bari temple for disadvantaged sections of
  • society every Tuesday and Saturday.
  • School and Adoloscent Health Counsellor
  • Orator and Public speaker – campaigned on behalf of various social causes



Home of Healing Surgical Centre was started on 13th September 2001 in Chennai by Dr ( Major ) R S Rengan , a senior Laparoscopic Surgeon who had just finished 14 years of glorious service in the Indian Armed Forces.

At Home of Healing Surgical Centre , quality time with patients is a priority both in pre-operative and post-operative periods . Every surgical patient is given individual attention and personalised care to hasten recovery. Located in the heart of the city and equiped with great staff and modern infrastructure, Home of Healing is the preferred destination for many Indians as well as foreigners to cater to their surgical needs.

Affliated Websites:- www.surgeonrengan.com & www.gynaecomastiaclinic.com


The Associations of Surgeons of India

Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India

Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons