Advisory Board

Our state-of-the-art S3D MediMagic product has content that is mapped to medical education curriculum as prescribed by the Medical Council of India. S3D MediMagic offers lessons in Human Anatomy, Human Physiology and Medical Biochemistry for the first year MBBS, BDS and first year students studying Ayurvedic, Homeopathic, Yogic, Siddha and Unani medicine, apart from helping students of M.Sc. Anatomy, M.Sc. Physiology and M.Sc. Biochemistry in higher education.In order to cater to the specific needs of the students, we have obtained insightful guidance and expert advice from a high profile Advisory Board. Each member of this Advisory Board has a distinguished career record as Senior Surgeons, Ex-Vice Chancellors or Senior Academicians with decades of teaching experience behind them. This board guides the production of the content that is tailor cut to the curriculum


Dr. Khaled A. Tawansy


  • World-renowned Vitreo-Retinal surgeon

  • Professor of Ophthalmology and Paediatrics

  • Bachelor in Biomedical Engineering

  • Tau Beta Pi Honours at Johns Hopkins University

  • Doctorate of Medicine with Honours from University of Michigan Medical School

  • Residency - Henry Ford Health System

Dr. Tawansy’s Experience

  • Fellowship training in Ocular Ultrasound at Johns Hopkins University.

  • Vitreo-Retinal Surgery at the University of British Columbia.

  • Retinal Pathophysiology and Muscular Disease at Vanderbilt University.

  • Ocular Ultrasound and Trauma at the Schepens Retina Foundation.

  • Pediatric Retinal Diseases and Uveitis at Harvard School of Medicine.

  • Founder of the Children's Retina Institute in Pasadena, Los Angeles and Arroyo Vision Care, Los Angeles in order to advance clinical management, teaching and research for complicated retinal diseases.

  • Has pioneered Pars Plana and Open Sky Vitrectomy Surgical Techniques for Retinal Detachment associated with complex retinal conditions.

  • Leads the California Arm of the multi-centre FDA monitored BEAT-ROP study that demonstrates the benefits of Anti-VEGF therapy.

  • Directs the Ocular Trauma Service at several California hospitals, and has performed over 10,000 Vitrectomy and Scleral Buckle procedures.

  • Founding member of the American Pediatric Retina Society.

  • Fellow of the European Retina Society, where he lectures annually.

  • Has received a Senior Fellow Honour award from the American Society of Retina Surgeons.

  • Also received Shine Award from Ronald McDonald House Charities.

  • Selected as one of America's top Opthamologists and California Patient's Choice Physicians.

Dr. S. Kantha

Advisory Board Member

  • First Vice Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science.

  • Former Director of Medical Education, Karnataka.

  • Member of ad-hoc committee of Honourable Supreme Court of India.

  • Conferred with “Doctor of Science” by RGUHS, Karnataka.

Dr. V. Balasubramanyam


Advisor for: Anatomy (Limbs and Abdomen)

Professor, Dept. of Anatomy

St. John's Medical College, Bangalore

  • 30+ yrs. of teaching Anatomy.

  • Noted E-learning medical educationalist with a research focus on computer animations.

  • Member of All India Bio-informatics Association.

  • Awarded Sir Sriram Memorial Award by NAMS, India for outstanding work in adopting modern technology in Medical Education 1997-98.

Publications by Dr. Balasubramanyam

  • 69 research papers.

  • 7 chapter contributions in books, one text book, over 200 conference. presentations in the field of computers in medical education.

  • Delivered guest lectures on the topic “Audio-visual Aids in Biomedical Communication” and “Computer Applications in Medical Education” at several centres in India.

Dr. N. K. Venkatramana

MBBS, M.Ch (Neurosurgeon)

Advisor for: Anatomy (Head and Neck)

  • President of the Indian Society for Paediatrics Neurosurgery

  • President of the Indian Society for Stereo-tactic and Functional Neurosurgery

  • Bestowed with Dr. B.C. Roy award, the highest Indian award in the medical category

  • Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani award in 2006

  • PRCI Chanakya award in 2007

Member of

  • The Neurological Society of India

  • Indian Society Cerebrovascular Surgery

  • America Association of Neurological Surgeons

  • International Society of Paediatric Neurosurgery

  • New York Academy of Sciences

  • Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeon

  • Indian Society of Palliative Medicine

  • Stem Cell Research Forum of Indian

  • Indian Society of Oncology

  • Commonwealth Association for Mental Handicap and Developmental Disabilities

Dr. I. B. Vijayalakshmi


Advisor for: Anatomy (Thorax)

  • Professor of Paediatric Cardiology

  • MD Gold Medallist

  • Skilled Interventionalist

  • Pioneer in Paediatric Cardiology

  • 33 Gold Medals and 2 Silver Medals

  • 52 Publications, 105 Research Papers (32 International), 6 World Records

  • Delivered 210 Scientific Lectures

  • Authored “Step By Step ECHO in CHD”

  • Best Presentation Award at 'PICS' at Chicago and Boston.

  • First Prize for 'Outstanding Scientific Presentation' at World Congress of Echocardiography

  • Recipient of 'Lifetime Achievement Award in Cardiology' from the Honourable President of India

Dr. C. N. Chandrasekhar

MSc (Human Physiology), PhD (Physiology)

Advisor for: Physiology and Biochemistry

  • Former Professor of Physiology and Neurosciences.

  • AUA College of Medicine, Antigua, West Indies.

  • 30+ years of teaching Physiology in both Indian medical curriculum as well as curriculum of American Association of Medical Sciences.

  • Chairperson (KMC IC) – Institution Curriculum Committee.

  • Has authored four books on medical physiology for allied health, nursing, dentistry and medical students.

  • Extensive experience in setting up a conceptual and theoretical framework in academic institutions.

  • Well versed with curriculum of the Medical Council of India, the American system of medical education and evaluation, conforming to the USMLE examination.

  • Scientific paper presentations in several international conferences in many countries.