Dr. Poongkodi Nagappan is a consultant urologist at Kuala Lumpur Hospital. She is also a visiting consultant urologist at Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur.
She specialises in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of haematuria, lower urinary tract symptoms, incontinence, urinary tract infection, and kidney and bladder stones and cancer. She also has special interests in paediatric and female urology with emphasis on complex paediatric urology conditions and genito-urinary reconstruction.
She obtained her basic medical degree from the University of Malaya and postgraduate degree in general surgery from the National University of Malaysia. She then pursued her special interest in urology and worked alongside consultants specialising in urologic oncology, minimally invasive surgery, urolithiasis and endourology, paediatric urology, and functional urology.
In 2012, she was certified by the Malaysian Board of Urology and conferred Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow. She then pursued her training in paediatric urology at the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital in the United Kingdom.
Dr. Nagappan is a member of the Malaysian Urological Association, Malaysian Medical Association, and the Societe Internationale d’ Urologie.