Dr. Sasikumar Arumugham was appointed Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Ghoubra in February, 2017. He is a specialist general surgeon with over 25 years clinical experience including 8 years at the Royal Oman Police Hospital with over 13 years working in Oman.
Dr. Sasikumar gained specialist training in laparoscopy from VG hospital Coimbatore and later furthered his experience at the National University Hospital, Singapore.
Dr. Sasikumar attained his Post Graduate Fellowship from the Royal College of Edinburgh and is a member of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (MRCS). He was a senior lecturer at the Medical College Thrissur in Kerala, India after attaining his Post Graduate Masters in Surgery (MS) at the Government Medical College, Calicut, University of Calicut. He completed his medical degree at the Government Medical College Thrissur in 1992.
Dr. Sasikumar speaks fluent English, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil and Arabic