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Dr Tirukonda Prasanna Sivanath

Dr Tirukonda Prasanna Sivanath


Senior Consultant

Specialty: Diagnostic Radiology

Sub-specialties: Interventional Radiology

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant SingHealth Duke-NUS Vascular Centre
  • Senior Consultant Diagnostic Radiology Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital


Dr Tirukonda Prasanna Sivanath attained his MBBS at Madras Medical College in Madras, India. He then went on to complete his post graduate training in the UK in general surgery, followed by higher specialty training in clinical radiology.


  • MBBS (India)
  • FRCR (UK)

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Clinical Assistant Professor - Duke-NUS
  • Member - Renal Dialysis Catheter Quality Improvement Project


  • Best prize for presentation by a trainee at British Society of Interventional Radiology, Brighton, 2005
  • Chipperfield Memorial Gold Medal, Clinical Medicine, Final Year MBBS, Madras Medical College, 1995

Research Interests


1. Subintimal Recanalization of Peripheral Chronic Occlusive Arterial Disease with Modified Transseptal Needle. Gastaldo F, Tirukonda P, Yip G, Patlas M. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2012 Dec 19. doi:pii: S1051-0443(12)01069-X. 10.1016/j.jvir.2012.10.011.

2. Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia (DIPNECH) masquerading as metastatic carcinoma with multiple pulmonary deposits. Patel C, Tirukonda P, Bishop R, Mulatero C, Scarsbrook A. Clin Imaging. 2012 Nov-Dec;36(6):833-6. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2012.01.022.

3. Embolization for Non-Variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Haemorrhage: a Systematic Review. Mirsadraee S, Tirukonda P, Nicholson A, Everett SM, McPherson SJ, J Clin Radiol 2011 Jun;66(6):500-9.

4. Radiology errors: Are we learning from our mistakes? Mankad K, Tirukonda P, Hoey E, Smith J, J Clin Radiol 2009 oct;64(10) 988-93.

5. The Detour extra-anatomic stent – a permanent solution for benign and malignant ureteric obstruction? Lloyd S N, Tirukonda P, Biyani C S, Wah T M, Irving H C, European Urology, 52(1), p.193-198, Jul 2007

6. Genetic and epigenetic analysis of von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) gene alterations and relationship with clinical variables in sporadic renal cancer R E Banks, P Tirukonda, C Taylor, N Hornigold, D Astuti, D Cohen, E R Maher, A J Stanley, P Harnden, A Joyce, M Knowles, and P J Selby, Cancer research 2006; 66: (4)

Research Trials