Dr. Roopesh Kumar VR

Director and Head of Neurosurgery

MCh in Neurosurgery

Ex-Professor and Head of Neurosurgery,
JIPMER, Pondicherry.

Senior Consultant Neurosurgeon and Lead,
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre, Chennai.

Director of Neurosurgery
MGM Healthcare, Chennai.

Contribution to Neurosciences

Dr. Roopesh Kumar is a distinguished surgeon in the field of Neuro-Oncology with over 15 years of experience.

Skull base con 2014

Organized the 16th Annual conference of Skull base society of India (Skull base con 2014)


Organized various cadaver workshops, live surgery workshops and CME programmes since 2009 and conduct periodic microvascular workshops.


Organizing secretary of Neurovascon 2018 at Chennai.


With over 35 publications in esteemed national and international journals, and a track record of presenting papers and delivering lectures at prominent conferences worldwide.

Recipient of various awards


Bischt Award for outstanding Senior faculty by Jipmer Scientific Society for the year


Outstanding Neuro Oncologist of the Year 2022-23, Pride of Nation Awards by Brand Solutions


Junior Chamber International organization awarded the Jaycee award for outstanding public service in Pondicherry, 2014


Institutional award for Neurotrauma by Neurotrauma society of India


Best paper award in Skullbasecon  2011, 2013


Neurovacon 2016 and best poster award -Neurovascon 2012.

Successfully completed 1000 Surgeries

Brain Tumors
CSF diversion procedures
Trauma & Stroke
Non-Oncology Brain surgeries
bypass Vascular bypass
Spine tumors surgeries