Dr.CHADALAWADA NAGESWARA RAO hails from Guntur District. He had his Medical Education from Andhra Medical College and took his M.S. Degree in General Surgery from Andhra University in 1964. He was Assistant Professor of General Surgery in Andhra Pradesh Medical services and worked at Medical colleges inVisakhapatnam & Guntur. He went to U.S.A in 1968. He did his internship at Franklin Square Hospital in Baltimore and was awarded a certificate of merit as an “Outstanding Intern of the year” in 1969. He was a fellow in General Surgery at world renowned Lahey Clinic for one year. He took the American Boards in Urology in 1975. He was the top ranker in Boards examinations conducted by American Board of Urology. He obtained F.R.C.S (Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Canada) in Urology. He was on the faculty of Tufts University as Assistant Professor in Urology till 1978. He returned to India in 1978. He established the state of the art Urology Centre at Pinnamaneni Poly Clinic in Vijayawada. Under his aegis, Pinnamaneni Poly Clinic had a free clinic and served 40% of out patients and 10% of inpatients free of charge. From 1987 for more than 15 years, rural programme were conducted and reached 100 villages in 4 mandals in Krishna District serving the poor and the school children. He served as Council member, Hony. Secretary and President elect of Urological Society of India. He served as President of Urological Society of India 1997-1998. He published many articles and presented many papers in National & International Journals and meetings. He is the Post-graduate teacher for DNB Course in Urology since 1991 and he is a Professor at Pinnamaneni Poly Clinic, which is one of the fifteen to be recognized for training in urology in the entire country till 3 years ago. Dr. Nageswara Rao along with Dr. Sudha was the recipient of UGADI PURASKAR award by MADRAS TELUGU ACADEMY in 1994 for the dedicated work in their profession.
He is the Managing Trustee of Dr. PINNAMANENI & SMT. SEETHA DEVI FOUNDATION which was established in 1990 who honour eminent persons in various fields every year with a cash award of Rupees Two lakhs and a citation. The foundation extends financial assistance to meritorious students who are economically backward, to pursue their professional studies.
On 15th January, 1999 he received National award “UROLOGY GOLD MEDAL” for his outstanding contribution to Urology. He delivered the most prestigious oration of Urological Society of India. “HIMADRI SARKAR MEMORIAL ORATION” in their 32nd Annual conference held at Bhuvaneswar. He also delivered another prestigious oration conducted by South Zone of Urological Society ofIndia, Professor H.S. Bhatt Oration in 2002. Dr. Nageswara Rao along with Dr. Sudha was the recipient of Life time achievement award by roots health foundation Vijayawada in 2011. Dr. Pinnamaneni family donated 31.30 acres of land at Gannavaram to Siddhartha Academy for establishment of Medical and Dental colleges.
He is the Director General of Dr.PINNAMANENI SIDDHARTHA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES & RESEARCH FOUNDATION and Drs. SUDHA & NAGESWARA RAO SIDDHARTHA INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES.
He is the Convenor for STRIVE (Strategic Team for Reinforcement & Improvement of Vijayawada Ecology), which conducted 10K run 2 years ago and got an excellent Vijayawada map printed. It is looking in to the matters of the traffic control and sanitation in the Vijayawada city.
Complied and published the following books:
1. Pour Faire Rire (To Raise a laugh)
2. Scaling New Heights
3. Future Surgeons Key Surgical Skills
4. Infectious Inspiration & Pursuit of Excellence