Dr. Chitrathara K is a reputed Cancer Surgeon and a brilliant academician specialized in gynecological, urological, and breast cancer surgeries. She is the first and the only Lady Urologist in Kerala and first Uro-gyneac Oncology Surgeon who started the department at Regional Cancer Center Trivandrum. She was awarded the Fellowship of Assoc of Indian Surgeons (FAIS) in 2012.
Co- investigator of the project of Dst. Kerala “Speculum Examination in Down Staging Cervical Cancer”.
Editor of the book “Ovarian Cancer- Comprehensive & Contemporary Management” published by Jaypee brothers in 2008.
Contributed two chapters for the book “State of Art Vaginal Surgery” published in 2007.
Principle investigator of the project funded by Dst, Kerala “Prostate Cancer Screening in Kerala- a pilot study” submitted in 2011.
Editor of the book “Cervical cancer- Comprehensive & Contemporary Management” published by Jaypee brothers in 2010.
Published about 25 papers in peer reviewed journels.
Membership in professional Associations
Association of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of India
Indian Society of Oncology
Association of Urologist of Kerala
Association of South Zone Urologist
Association of Urologist of India
Indian Medical Association
COGS Secretary 2011-2012
Member of Association of Surgeons of India, Urological Society of India, Association of Gynec Oncologists of India, Federation of O & G of India and Kerala, Indian Medical Association etc.