Dr VB Narayanamurthy

About Dr VB Narayanamurthy

MBBS , FRCS, DNB Plastic Surgeon , 35 Years Experience, Global Hospital and Health City, Chennai

Professor (Dr) V.B.Narayana Murthy, a highly qualified surgeon, has a passion for two areas of medicine plastic and reconstructive surgery, and the treatment modalities of Diabetic Foot. Currently the Head of the Institute of Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery at Global Hospital and Health City, Chennai, and Managing Director of NRA Advanced Wound Care Pvt Ltd, Dr.VBN is a much-fted member of the medical community, holding many prestigious teaching positions including the Adjuct/Visiting Professorship at IIT Madras. He has been deeply involved in research and innovation, as well as in voluntary work in his areas of interest.

  • 1977: Entry into MBBS at Stanley Medical College, Madras
  • 1983: Completion of MBBS
    • Dr. VBN Murthy completes the medical course with flying colours, having secured a university rank in his 3rd Year and a Gold Medalist in the final year.
  • 1990: FRCS completed
    • Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (Glasgow) bestowed upon Dr. VBN Murthy
  • 1993: Certification in Plastic Surgery
    • Dr.VBN Murthy obtained the British Association of Plastic Surgeons (BAPS) and Royal college of Surgeons of Englands Certification in Plastic Surgery


  • Vice-President (2014) and Life Member, Diabetic Foot Society of India, Chennai. During my tenure as Executive Member, I conducted and was the Organizing Chairman for the 6th International and National Diabetic Foot Society of India Meeting (year). We had many stalwarts in attendance, such as Chris Attinger from Washington DC, Mike Edmomds from Kings Collage Hospital, London and David Armstrong from the US. Over 450 national and international delegates who attended the Meeting appreciated the course content, speakers and programs.
  • Executive Member of the Indian Society for the Surgery of the Hand, NOIDA
  • Life Member, Association of Surgeons of India, Chennai
  • Life Associate Member, Association of Plastic Surgeons of India, New Delhi
  • Life Member, Indian Medical Association, New Delhi
  • Life Member, Madras Chapter of Oto-rhinolaryngologists
  • Life Member Chennai Chapter of Plastic surgeons


  • Achievement Award by the Indian Science Monitor for contribution to Diabetic Foot research (2009)
  • Citation and Achievement award by the Association of Surgeons of India, Nagerkoil Branch, for research and original work and contribution to clinical practice in the area of Diabetic Foot (year)
  • Tamil Nadu State prize for Tuberculosis Research (1982)
  • Memorial Prize for Medicine (1982)
  • Prize for Leprosy Research: First prize (1982)
  • AKN Menon Gold medal for Radiology (1981)
  • Surgical Clinical Exam Prize, 2nd Place (1981)
  • Old Students Prize for Proficiency in Microbiology (1980)
  • Old Students Prize for Proficiency in Pathology (1980)