Mangaluru: Dr. Venugopal, a highly respected Urologist, and the visionary founder of the Urology Department at Kasturba Medical College and Hospital, breathed his last today at the age of 83. His contributions to the field of Urology have been nothing short of remarkable, and his legacy will forever be remembered.
As the father of Dr. Anand Venugopal, who currently leads the hospitals at Manipal, he leaves behind a remarkable lineage in the medical field. Dr. Venugopal’s dedication and expertise have not only shaped the Urology Department at Kasturba Medical College but also had a profound impact on urologists across the nation and even internationally.
Today, the medical community mourns the loss of a true pioneer and a guiding light. His wisdom, passion, and mentorship have inspired countless medical professionals throughout his distinguished career. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family, friends, and colleagues as they cope with this immense loss.
Dr. Venugopal’s legacy will live on through the countless lives he touched, the knowledge he imparted, and the advancements he pioneered in the field of Urology. His contributions will continue to inspire and shape the future of medicine for generations to come. May his soul rest in peace.