Dr. Subramania Iyer
Dr Subramania Iyer had higher surgical training in head and neck surgery and plastic surgery from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Medical College Calicut and various centres in the UK. He initiated the plastic surgery and head and neck surgery departments at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi. He has trained over 400 surgeons in microvascular head and neck reconstruction so far. He led the team that carried out the first two double hand transplants/double forearm/upper arm transplants in South Asia. His team has won the best surgical team of South Asia in 2015 awarded by the BMJ.