Sakthivel. A

Sakthivel
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Professional Qualifications

  • MBBS :  Madurai Medical College, Madurai, India,
  • Diploma in Orthopaedics : Madurai Medical College, Madurai, India,
  • Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics :  Madras Medical College, Madras, India

Awards and Membership

  • “Life Time Achievement Award” from the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R.Medical University,  Chennai, (May 2012)
  • Life Member- Tamil Nadu Orthopaedic Association
  • Life Member- Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Life Member-Indian Medical Association
  • Life Member - Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association

Professional experience

  • 1977 – 1979 – Assistant Professor, Madras medical college, Chennai.
  • 1980 – 1983 – Assistant orthopaedic surgeon, Government general hospital, Chennai.
  • 1983 – 1992 – Assistant professor of oprthopaedics, Coimbatore medical college, Coimbatore.
  • 1993 – 1995 – Doctor’s clinic, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  • 1995 to present – Professor and head of department of Orthopaedics, K.G.Hospital and post graduate medical institute, Coimbatore.
  • Presented around 50 papers in various national and international orthopaedic conferences.
  • Co-authored chapters in various textbooks.

Special Training Attended

  • Robert Jones & Agnus Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, England
  • Fellowship in AO Training at Katharinen Hospital, Stuttgart, West Germany
Clinical interests
  • All types of Fracture fixations and management.
  • Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement (Done for Arthritis of Hip & Knee joints)
  • Unicompartmental Knee Replacement and Patello Femoral Replacement for Arthritis of knee joints Spine Surgery

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