Dr Khader Hussain is a renowned specialist in Thoracic Oncology with over 10 years of experience. He is the Consultant in Thoracic Surgical Oncology with an exemplary knowledge from endobronchial to thoracotomy along with minimal invasive technology. His areas of interest are VATS Tracheal resection & reconstruction and Double sleeve lung parenchymal preserving surgery.

Education & Training


  • Diplomate of National Board in General Surgery, National board of Examinations, India
  • Diplomate of National Board in Surgical Oncology, National board of Examinations, India
  • Fellowship in Thoracic surgery (India)
  • Fellowship in General Thoracic surgery

Professional Work


  • Consultant Thoracic Surgeon & Surgical Oncologist at a top hospital, Chennai
  • Worked as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Head, Neck, Breast & Thoracic services, Department of Surgical Oncology at a top institute in Adyar, Chennai.
  • Member of the Association of Surgeons of India
  • Member of Asian society of cardiothoracic and vascular surgery
  • Member of Indian Association of Surgical oncology
  • Member of European society of Thoracic surgery
  • Member of European Association for Cardio-Thoracic surgery



  • Published more than 25 articles in peer review reputed journals
  • Has also contributed in books and chapters

Areas of Expertise


  • Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgeries
  • No Tube No Fasting Oesophagectomy
  • Robot Assisted Thoracic Surgery for Locally Advanced Thymic Tumours
  • Image Guided VATS for Early Lung Cancer

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