Dr Harikrishnan Kothandan

Dr Harikrishnan Kothandan

About Dr Harikrishnan Kothandan

Specialty: Anaesthesiology
Subspecialty: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia
Designation: Senior Consultant
Degree: MBBS, DNB(Anaes), DA(CMC,Vellore), MNAMS(Anaes), FANZCA, PGMCU(UniMel)


  • Dr Harikrishnan Kothandan graduated with MBBS from The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University,Chennai,India. Dr Harikrishnan did anaesthesia residency training & obtained qualifications(diploma & masters) from Christian Medical College Hospital,Vellore & Madras Medical College, Chennai. After obtaining the above qualifications, he did his cardio-thoracic anaesthesia fellowship at southern railway HQs hospital, Perambur, Chennai.
  • Dr Harikrishnan moved to Australia in 2003 to pursue his further studies. For the first 2 years, he did intensive care medicine training at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia(which is recognised by ICU college, Australia) & then he continued anaesthesia training at Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia & obtained FANZCA(Fellow of the Australian & New Zealand college of anaesthetist) in 2008. After receiving FANZCA, Dr Harikrishnan did cardio-thoracic anaesthesia & ECHO training at Royal Adelaide Hospital & Royal Perth Hospial. Dr Harikrishnan has recently completed his Masters in Clinical Ultrasond (UniMelbourne) (UniMelbourne).
  • His clinical interests include cardio-thoracic anaesthesia,TEE, VADs, Heart & Lung transplant.


  • PGMCU (UniMelbourne) 2015
  • PGDCU (UniMelbourne) 2013
  • FANZCA 2008
  • Diploma in Anaesthesia 2003
  • Diplomate of National Board (Anaesthesia) 2001

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Senior Consultant Anaesthesiologist,SGH.
  • Visiting Consultant Anaesthesiologist, NHCS.
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Medical School.
  • Clinical Senior lecturer, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.
  • Clinical Core Faculty Member, Sing Health Residency Program

Dr Harikrishnan Kothandan Appointment Process

Appointment Number (For Serial): Make, Change or Cancel Appointment Tel:(65) 6321 4377,General Enquiries (24hrs) Tel: +65 6222 3322, Fax: 6224 9221 & Online Appointment here.
Chamber Name & Address: SINGAPORE GENERAL HOSPITAL, Outram Road Singapore 169608.

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