As a recognition to his contributions, he has been conferred the Honorary FRCS from Royal College of Surgeons in Glasgow. He has also received Judy Wilkenfield award for Global Excellence in tobacco control and has been a recipient of multiple state level awards including the Kempegowda award.

He also serves as editor of journal of precision oncology and has over 100 national & international publications to his credit. Dr. Vishal in an international advisor to World Health Organization Tobacco Free initiatives and is a visiting faculty of John Hopkins University leadership programs.


Aum: 1$ voice prosthesis
Shushruth: Prosthetic inserter and plunger
Dhwani: Double lumen tracheotomy tube
Capsule Insertion Technique
Ravi Retractors: For performing Robotic neck dissections
OncoTheology: Trademark filed for a research initiative
Electron Acceptance Theory for Carcinogenesis
Oral Cisplatin using Nanotechnology
Fish Eye C-Knife


Judy Wilkenfeld Award for Excellence in Global Tobacco Control
FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons Glasgow, 2018
Karnataka Man of Year for Science and Techno, News18, 2018
Rotary Vocational Training Award for innovation of AUM Voice Prosthesis
Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine & Healthcare in 2012
Gold Medal on “Role of Vitamin A in the Evolution of Cholesteatoma"
Best Video & Poster Award “Spindle Cell Tumor of the Larynx"
ND Purushottam Award; Conference of Otolaryngologists & Head Neck Surgery


Contributed to more than 50 Publications
Author for E-magazine & international journal
Presented Oral papers and Posters
Member of 12 national & international bodies
Guest & adjunct visiting professor to many colleges
Volunteering work with more than 5 organisations
Implements FCTC with WHO