Date of Birth : 04
Nationality : Indian
Place of Birth : Kerala,
Marital Status : Married
Permanent Address : ‘Devikripa’ (H),
Paral, P.O Kuthuparamba, H.O Tellicherry Kerala, India –
Medical Licensure : TC Medical
council, Reg No: 30246
Memberships : Indian
Kerala Orthopaedic Association
School Education :
1983-1985, Sainik School, Jammu, India.
1985-1987, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Jammu, India.
1988-1995, Kendriya Vidyalaya, New Delhi, India.
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery)
Diploma in Orthopaedics (D-Ortho)
Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics (MS-Ortho)
4 Diplomate of National Board in Orthopaedics (DNB-Ortho)
Fellowship in Knee Surgery ( Knee Fellow,Seoul, South
1995-2000 - Calicut Medical College, Kerala, India
2000-2001-Calicut Medical College, Kerala, India.
Residency (D-Ortho, MS-Ortho, DNB-Ortho)
2002-2005-Calicut Medical College, Kerala, India.
Fellowship in Knee Surgery(Knee Fellow) 2005-2006 from
Catholic University,Seoul, South Korea under the guidance of
Prof. Chang Whan Han, MD, PhD.
Current position: Senior lecturer,
Dept. of Orthopaedics,
Calicut Medical college, Kerala
state, India - 673004
1. Senior Registrar
Dept. of Orthopaedics,
Baby Memorial Hospital,
India – 673004.
2. Assistant professor of Orthopaedics
Department of Orthopaedics,
Pariyaram Medical College,
Kannur ( District ), Kerala state,
3. Consultant Orthopaedician,
A K G co-operative hospital,
Kannur( District ), Kerala state.
Got training in:
Basic trauma life support
Closed fracture reduction techniques and functional cast
Tendon and ligament repairs, open cruciate ligament
reconstruction, nerve repair and vascular repair in peripheral
AO plating and nailing techniques
External fixation techniques for upper limb and lower
Paediatric orthopaedic procedures like varus derotation
osteotomy for Perthes disease, corrective osteotomies, SCFE
pinning, procedures for cerebral palsy and poliomyelitis, CTEV
surgery (including JESS for CTEV).
Hemiarthroplasty hip joint using Austin Moore prosthesis,
Thompson’s prosthesis and bipolar prosthesis
Hip joint arthroplasty (Charnley’s and Bimodular Hip
Knee joint arthroplasty (fixed and rotating platform knee
replacement, revision knee replacement).
Knee arthroscopy (meniscal procedures, cruciate
Spine procedures like laminectomy and discectomy,
posterior instrumentation (Steffe, Moss-Miami), anterolateral
decompression surgeries in tuberculosis spine.
Musculoskeletal tumour surgeries, limb salvage surgeries
All India talent Search Scholarship (1993)
Surgery Gold Medal (2000)
Krishna Pisharody Medal for best Outgoing Student in
medical school (2000)
Second in State Psychiatry Quiz Competition (2000)
PK Surendran Memorial Orthopaedic quiz Award (2005)
Annual state conference - KOACON quiz trophy (2007)
Sub-editor journal of orthopaedics –online open access
Conferences, Courses and Workshops attended
TRAUMACON 2002, Kollam (Kollam Orthopaedic club)
KOACON 2002/03/04/05/07 (Kerala Orthopaedic Association)
IOACON 2003, Madras (Indian Orthopaedic Association)
ETHISKILLS 2003 (Ethicon Institution of Surgical
OASISCON 2004, Thrissur (South Indian Orthopaedic
ASSICON 2004, Bangalore (Spine Society of India)
INDO-AUSTRALIAN critical care basic course 2005, Calicut
COE-2005, Coimbatore (Orthopaedic Research and Education
CTIC (Clinical training and instruction course) – 2003,
2004, 2005 (Kerala Orthopaedic Association)
Basic fracture fixation
Basic surgical techniques
Basic trauma and life support (BTLS)
Total knee replacement
Total hip replacement
Basic arthoscopic skills
National conference Presentations
Functional outcome of varus derotation osteotomy in Legg
Calve Perthes disease: OASISCON 2003
Anatomical and functional outcome of varus derotation
osteotomy and trochanteric epiphysiodesis in Legg Calve Perthes
disease: IOACON 2003
Ilizarov fixation in infected nonunion fracture both
bones of leg: OASISCON 2004
Role of open reduction and fixation in fracture neck of
femur in young patients: KOACON 2004
KAI1/CD82 suppresses tumor invasion by MMP9
inactivation via TIMP1 up-regulation in H1299 human lung
carcinoma cell line: Biochem Biophys Res
Role of Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha,
Interleukin 8 and Dexamethasone in
the FAK Expression by Human Nucleus
Pulposus Cells: Spine. 2007 Jan 1;32 (1):30-35.
Morphometry of the Proximal Tibia to design
the tibial component of total knee arthroplasty for the Korean
population.. Knee. 2007 Jun 26.
Anthropometry of the medial tibial condyle
to design the tibial component of unicondylar knee
arthroplasty for the Korean population. Knee Surg
Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2007 Apr;15(4):436-42.
Simultaneous total knee arthroplasty and
patellar fixation for osteoarthritis knee with patellar
fracture. Accepted in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology,
Anti-apoptotic bcl-2 gene
transfection of human articular chondrocytes protects against
nitric oxide-induced chondrocyte apoptosis. J Bone Joint Surg
Br. 2006 Dec;88(12):1660-5.
Arthroscopic posterior cruciate ligament
augmentation using autogenous hamstring tendon graft and
posterior-posterior triangulation technique.
Arthroscopy. 2007 Apr;23(4):444.
Hemorrhagic synovial cyst of the posterior
cruciate ligament treated by the posterior-posterior
triangulation technique – a case report. Knee. 2007
Germline Mutation Analysis of BRCA1 and
BRCA2 from Korean breast cancer patients by DHPLC.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2006 Oct 20;349(2):604-10.
A study of resected distal femur
anthropometry to design the femoral component of total knee
prosthesis in the Korean population. Submitted in Knee.
Proteomic analysis of human bone
marrow mesenchymal stem cells during neuronal differentiation.
Submitted to Proteomics.
Enhanced osteogenic differentiation of
the human bone marrow stem cells with use of rhBMP-2 immobilized
Poly (ε-caprolactone) scaffolds. Submitted to
Biochemical and Biophysical Research
siRNA targeting p65 subunit of
NF-kappa B inhibits induction of inflammatory cytokines in human
primary synoviocytes treated with tumor necrosis factor-alpha.
Submitted to Biochemical and Biophysical
Research and Dissertation
(submitted to University of Calicut for MS-Ortho Examination)
Evaluation of outcome of primary closure and fixation in open
fractures of both bones of leg.
Voluntary and community activities
Actively involved in organizing Orthopaedic camps in the rural
areas, KOACON 2004/ 2007 (state orthopaedic conference),
Clinical training programmes and member of National Service
Extra curricular activities
My hobbies includes hearing Hindi and Malayalam melodies,
Playing Table Tennis, and Travelling.
I am well versed in English, Hindi and Malayalam; basics of
I have got special interest in arthroplasty, arthroscopy,
trauma care and paediatric orthopedics and intend to develop my
skills in these fields.