Dr. GVS Rao


Specialization : Chairman
Qualification : MBBS, MS(ENT)

Dr. GVS Rao is the Founder and Director of Dr. Rao’s ENT Super Speciality International Hospital, Hyderabad. As India’s leading ENT surgeon engaged in training, research and treatment, Dr Rao is recognised by the medical community for his dedication to elevating Indian ENT healthcare to global standards.

In a stellar career spanning almost three decades now, Dr. Rao has served as an ENT Consultant at several South India’s leading hospitals such as Medwin Hospitals (Hyderabad), Chinnamal ENT Hospital and KKR ENT Hospital (both in Chennai) and St. Gregorious Mission Hospital (Pathnamthitta, Kerala). Till recently, Dr. Rao was the Chief Consultant (ENT) at Medwin Hospitals, Hyderabad. He also serves as the Director, Hyderabad ENT Research Foundation.

Areas of Expertise


  • Otology and Neurotology (Ear Surgeries)
  • Nose and Sinus Surgeries
  • Larynx procedures (Voice Box Surgeries)

Awards & Recognition


  • In 2010, Dr. Rao became the first ENT surgeon in the world to enter the Limca Book of World Records by conducting 20 micro-ear surgeries in a span of barely 12 hours
  • First ENT surgeon to successfully undertake a cochlear implant surgery on a 2-year old child