Brief history of Dr N.N. Murali
Born in a Village, Thamarakudi in Kottarakara, Keraia in the year 1952. After School education in Thamarakudi and Pre-degree from Arts College,Thiruvananthapuram, he took MBBS from T.D. Medical College Alappuzha in 1975, M. S from Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram in 1980 and Dip.N.B from All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi 1983. He joined in the Kerala Health services in 1979 in the E.S.I. Hospital Ezhukone, Served in different Hospitals in Kerala and retired as Deputy Director and DMO (H) Pathanamthitta in 2007. Now he is working in various hospitals as General Surgeon namely Sri Sathyasai Multi Speciality hospital,Kottarakkara, Mercy hospital Valakom,Kottarakkara, Dr. Murali´s charitable clinic Kottarakkara and Yogakshema Hospital Veliyam.
Started surgeries by himself from 1979 while he was working as a surgeon at ESI Hospital Ezhukone , then he has conducted more than 3000 surgeries and later while he was working in Yogakshema Hospital , Veliyam he had done more than 4000 surgeries till 1986 , But due to the lack of proper maintenance of records he had excluded those numbers , After 1987 he maintained proper records (Government hospitals worked and proper maintenance of records from other hospitals) and done 27113 major surgeries till June 2012 . He is continuing his surgical career.
During his surgical career he has conducted more than One Lakh major and minor surgeries and .His name is recorded in the Limca book of records 2012 for conducting 26394 major operations between 1987-2011 june. Now his records is updated to 27113 till June 2012.This matter is reported to Guinness Book of World records.
Major surgeries performed from 1987 to 2012 June
Hysterectomy Abd/Vag : 5262
LSCS (Caesarean section) : 3547
Hernia repair: 3603
Appendectomy : 2310
Ligation and excision Hemorrhoids : 1514
Hemi and Sub total thyroidectomies : 911
Removal of different tumors : 4801
Other major surgeries : 5165 (Cholecystectomy, Amputation, laparotomies,Trendelenberg´s and Multiple ligation varicose veins(Lower limb), skin grafting etc.)
Totally : 27113
Dr.Robert Mcclure (Born in 1901) of Torondo Canada performed total of 20,423 major operations in 1924-1978. Here Dr. N.N.Murali has performed more than I Lakh major and minor surgeries with the record of more than twenty seven thousand major operations in 1979-2012. All these surgeries are done by him alone in Taluk Hospital and Community Health Centre only. Most of surgeries are done in poor class people in a Govt. Set up and that too in Community Health Centre and Taluk Hospital level only.
He is running Dr.Murali´s charitable clinic giving free mediacal treatment and medicines for thousands of patients in and around kottarakkara, more than 25 lakh worth medicines were distributed through this clinic till now.
He is the Life member of IMA, ASI, Kollam Surgical Club etc. He has got Dr.Seela Bhadran Nair Endowment prize, Snehaduth Award from Kottayam, Minimol charitable Athurasevarathna Award. Excellency Award from Rotary club and JCI.
He joined Lionism in 1987 in the Lions club of Kottarakara which was chartered in 1969.He became the President in 1993 and during his tenure as President Lions Club possessed 25 cents of land and community hall in Kottarakara and Ambulance services and mortuary services. Till date more than 25 lakhs of rupees has been donated to the poor from all these service projects. He is the secretary of Yogamayanandha charitable asramam Vadasserikara near Sabarimala from where thousands of Ayyappa devotees and local public are given free annadanam daily. He has been the ZC,DC (Peace Poster Contest), GLT member and attended senior leadership institute in Colombo, Issame in Dubai and so many other leadership institutes.
He is Second Vice District Governer (318 A) with Lions Club International.