Dr. Vilvapathy. S. KarthikeyanApollo Doctor

Dr. Vilvapathy. S. Karthikeyan



10+ years experience



50+ Recommendations




English, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada


Apollo Hospitals Greams Road

Greams Road, Thousand Lights West Chennai Tamil Nadu

+ 2 More Locations


50+ Recommendations

About Doctor

Dr. Vilvapathy S. Karthikeyan is a seasoned urologist based in Chennai, offering his expertise to patients for more than a decade. Specializing in urology, Dr. Karthikeyan is adept at diagnosing and treating a spectrum of conditions concerning the urinary tract and male reproductive system. Among his areas of proficiency are hematuria (blood in the urine), male sexual dysfunctions, hydrocele, and varicocele surgery. Patients entrust Dr. Karthikeyan with confidence, knowing he provides precise diagnoses and comprehensive treatment plans tailored to their needs. Beyond addressing common urological issues, Dr. Vilvapathy Karthikeyan excels in intricate procedures such as nephrectomy (kidney removal) and testicular surgery, requiring advanced skills and specialized equipment, both of which he possesses. Utilizing cutting-edge diagnostic modalities like ureteroscopy (URS), cystoscopy, or direct visual internal urethrotomy (DVIU), Dr. Vilvapathy ensures accurate diagnoses. Following diagnosis, he collaborates with patients to devise personalized treatment strategies encompassing medication or surgical interventions. Dr. Karthikeyan's commitment to exceptional patient care has earned him admiration and recognition from colleagues and patients alike. I am dedicated to enhancing the health outcomes of my patients, affirms Dr. V S Karthikeyan. Through attentive listening and personalized treatment planning, I strive to make a meaningful impact on their lives. Dr. Vilvapathy. S. Karthikeyan practices at Apollo Hospitals Greams Road in Chennai, where he brings his extensive experience and expertise to address various urological conditions, ensuring the well-being of his patients. If you're seeking Urology in chennai neyveli , chennai abhiramapuram , chennai acharapakkam , chennai choolai , chennai choolaimedu , chennai chromepet , chennai chengalpet , chennai kalpakkam , chennai kottivakkam , chennai kumbakonam , chennai madipakkam , chennai medavakkam , chennai mugalivakkam , chennai mogappair-east , chennai mogappair-west , chennai moolakadai , chennai palavanthangal , chennai r-t-nagar , chennai santhome , chennai shenoy-nagar , chennai thiruninravur , chennai tindivanam , chennai triplicane , chennai tirunelveli , chennai trichy , chennai vepery , chennai vandavasi , chennai villupuram , chennai mahindra-world-city , chennai noble-hospitals , chennai sowkhya-ayurveda-speciality-clinic , chennai hariharan-diabetes-hospital , chennai vasantha-hospital , chennai sri-venkateswara-c-m-hospital , chennai coimbatore , chennai mahabalipuram , chennai mylapore , chennai mandaveli , chennai nandanam , chennai nungambakkam , chennai royapettah , chennai shenoy-nagar , chennai tnagar , chennai teynampet , chennai vadapalani , chennai west-mambalam , chennai motherhood-hospital , chennai billroth-hospitals , chennai amrit-hospital , chennai jehovah-dental-center , chennai laksha-hospital , chennai best-hospital , chennai kumaran-hospital , chennai sakthi-hospital , chennai k-h-m-hospital , chennai adithya-hospital Dr. Vilvapathy. S. Karthikeyan is the right choice for expert care and treatment of your Urology needs. Book an appointment today and experience top-notch medical care.



Clinical Observership, Andrology & Men's Health (University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

Work Experience

Work Experience

- Sri Narayani Hospital & Research Centre



- USI Collaborative Studies Panel

- ED guidelines Panel, USI

- Global Varicocele Research Group (Cleveland Clinic, USA)




Awards and Recognitions

Awards and Recognitions

- Gold Medal in Urology

- Gold Medal in MBBS



1) Dengue shock syndrome after percutaneous nephrolithotomy leading to hematuria and renal failure: A rare complication - https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32549667/

2) Emphysematous Pyelonephritis Presenting as Pneumomediastinum: A Rare Case Scenario - https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7297245/

3) Is sterile pyuria another minor diagnostic criterion in urinary tuberculosis? - https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31813433/

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Where does Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan practice?

Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan offers online consultations on our web platform Apollo 24/7 and Apollo 24/7 App. Also, available for physical consultations at the following locations:

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road,Chennai

What is the educational qualification of Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan ?

Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan is a Urologist with over 10 Yrs. years of experience and has the following qualifications -MBBS, MS, MCH (Uro), MRCSEd, FAIS

What languages can Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan speak?

Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan can speak English, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada.

Why do patients visit Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan?

Patients visit Dr Vilvapathy Karthikeyan for Urology related problems. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Apollo 24|7.