|Dr. K. Gireesh obtained
the following qualifications from the University of Madras,
obtained his Doctoratein Medicine (M.D. General Medicine)
in April 1981, subsequently took his Doctorate in Neurology
in April 1984 and furtherobtained M.Ch (Neurosurgery)
5 Years course on October 1990. Dr. K. Gireesh is the
first in India and whole of Asia to acquire the unique
qualification of being both Neurophysician and Neurosurgeon.
K. Gireesh has been
awarded Ph.D. for his work in multi modality therapy
in pain and for his special work in Neuro Acupuncture
and was further awarded D.Sc., for his academic excellence.
He also obtained a Doctorate in Acupuncture from International
School of Acupuncture, Beijing. Further he has also
been awarded a Ph.D. by College of Chest Physicians,
Delhi and from Inter American University.
Dr. K. Gireesh had further undergone
higher fellowship programme in neurology and neurosurgery
in Fujita Health University, Japan in various micro
neurosurgical procedures including skull Base Surgery,
CT guided sterotaxic surgery, neuroendoscopy, Gama knife
therapy and Neuronavigation. Dr. K. Gireesh has been
conferred Guest Professorship of Fujita Health University,
Japan, Emeritus Professor of Diandra University,
Italy and Visiting Professor of Colombo South Government
General Hospital, Kalubowila, Sri Lanka. On September,
1994 Dr. K. Giresh and been to University of Mainz to
attend to specialized update programme on minimally
invasive neurosurgery including Neuronavigation and
training in neuroendoscope. Further Dr. K. Gireesh had
attended advanced micro neurosurgical technique workshop
at Hannover, German organized by Dr. Majid Samy. Dr.
K. Gireesh is a very hard working, sincere, straight
forward, quite clever and skilful neurosurgeon. He is
highly academic, extraordinarily brilliance and has
a sharp intellect with strong leadership qualities and
also considerable interest in scientific research. He
has innovative ideas in addition he is very much dedicated
to total care of neurological and neurosurgical patients.
Dr. K. Gireesh has presented
a number of Scientific papers both at National and International
Scientific meetings. He is a Fellow member of several
scientific bodies. Dr. K. Gireesh has traveled worldwide.
He received 62 awards and honours from various
voluntary organizations for his relentless services
rendered to poor people by organizing free mega medical
According to Prof. Tetsuo Kanno, Japan
with the encyclopedic knowledge acquired by being both
a Neurophysician and Neurosurgeon, Dr. K. Gireesh indeed
is an ''Ideal Neurosurgeon''.
According to Lord Pandit Prof. Dr. Sir
Anton Jayasuriya, ''Dr. K. Gireesh is unique in that
he is a physician, Neurophysician and Neurosurgeon and
at the same time, a consultant specialist in Alternative
Medicine, as well. Therefore, he is the model
of the futuristic healer of integrated medicines. Dr.
K. Gireesh is a man for all seasons, indeed a model
healer of the third millennium. In my lifetime, having
visited some 133 countries, I am yet to see a doctor
who has such unique wide spectrum qualifications, Charisma,
humanitarianism and clinical sense.''