Dept-of-ortho

Orthopedics & Rheumatology

This is a state of the art facilities with well trained and highly skilled team of doctors and staff, specialized in all the fields of orthopedics including trauma and accident surgery, pelvic acetabular surgery, joint replacement, arthroscopy and sports medicine, Paediatric orthopedics, shoulder surgeries, spine surgeries, rheumatology and deformity correction.

The team is committed to provide patients of all age with the best possible care in managing made range of musculoskeletal disorders.

The centre is well equipped with most modern technologies ably backed with most experienced and trained nurses, paramedical and a fully-fledged physiotherapy and rehabilitation department.

Facilities & services offered:

Trauma & fracture care

The centre has a world class 24*7 emergency and trauma care facility, a first of its kind in north Malabar region. This centre is now a tertiary referral centre of trauma for the region. This department is capable of managing all kinds of complex fractures including polytrauma, pelvic acetabular fractures and open fractures.

The availability if an excellent trauma ICU, most modern laminar flow operation theatres, highly experienced anesthesia team and a well-equipped post-operative ICU makes it possible to do all life and limb saving surgeries immediately without any delay

Centre of joint replacement (Arthroplasty)

The centre routinely performs all types of primary complex and revision joint replacement surgeries for knee, hip, shoulder and elbow. The unit has exclusive laminar flow operative rooms, coupled with highly trained professionals which allows to attain good results of international standards.

Centre of arthroscopy & sports injuries

This centre well equipped with state of art facilities deals with all kinds of sport injuries and well ranged of problems related to knee, shoulder, elbow, ankle and joint in all age groups. The world class theatre and facilities use the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques in knew and shoulder joint(arthroscopy) to provide quiet recovery and early return to sports.

Centre for Paediatric orthopedics & deformity correction

The Paediatrics ortho unit deals with various musculoskeletal problems of children. The dedicated highly trained and experienced team provide solution to a wide variety of problems including congenital deformity (birth defects) cerebral palsy, various fractures, deformity correction Ilizarov treatment and injection.

A dedicated 24*7 Paediatric trauma care, well equipped Paediatric ICU experienced neonatologist and pediatricians, and qualified nurses make sure that a timely intervention and best possible care is given.

Other specialties:

  • Ortho & neuro integrated spine care
  • Pelvic acetabular reconstructive
  • Arthroscopy clinic
  • Arthritis & rheumatology clinic
  • Knee & shoulder clinic
  • Osteoporosis clinic
  • Minimally invasive spine surgeries
  • Ilizarov deformity correction
  • Most advanced physiotherapy clinic

Doctors

Dr Narayana Prasad K

Senior Consultant

Dr. Narayana Prasad is one of the most highly-skilled orthopaedic consultants in Kerala. He has vast experience in orthopaedics, especially in Arthoplasty, from various prestigious training centres both India and abroad. And, this has made him an expert in several kinds of soft tissue injuries and natural degeneration conditions.

Dr Narayana Prasad K

Senior Consultant

Dr. Narayana Prasad is one of the most highly-skilled orthopaedic consultants in Kerala. He has vast experience in orthopaedics, especially in Arthoplasty, from various prestigious training centres both India and abroad. And, this has made him an expert in several kinds of soft tissue injuries and natural degeneration conditions.

No matter how complex or simple the condition might, Dr Narayana definitely provides the highest quality care to all his patients. The doctor has more than 25 years of experience in Orthopaedics surgery and over 20 years of experience in Joint Replacement surgeries. He aims to serve the community and get all his patients to go back to indulge in activities that they love to do. The doctor has also lent his expertise and knowledge in several conferences as faculty member/delegate as well.

Qualifications

MBBS from Govt. Medical College and Research Institute, Mysore | MS (Ortho) from Kasturba Medical College

Dr Sreehari C K

Sr. Consultant in Arthroscopy, Joint replacement & Sports injury

Dr. Sreehari C K is a senior consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Aster MIMS Kannur with 13 years of experience in Arthroscopy, sports injuries, Joint replacement and complex trauma surgeries with excellent clinical outcomes. He is internationally trained knee and shoulder surgeon.

Dr Sreehari C K

Sr. Consultant in Arthroscopy, Joint replacement & Sports injury

Dr. Sreehari C K is a senior consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Aster MIMS Kannur with 13 years of experience in Arthroscopy, sports injuries, Joint replacement and complex trauma surgeries with excellent clinical outcomes. He is internationally trained knee and shoulder surgeon.

He has completed his MBBS from ACMC Pariyaram and post graduation (MS Ortho) from Govt Med college Mysore. He was trained in various prestigious institutions in Australia, South Korea, Singapore and other national centers. He is now a regular faculty in various orthopaedic conferences. His main focus of interest is injuries and other conditions of the Knee and shoulder joint.

Qualification

MBBS | MS. Ortho

Dr Imthias V K

Senior Consultant

An orthopaedician with more than 10 years of vast skills, Dr. Imthias is an expert in rendering valuable service for the diagnosis, correction and treatment of various disorders and deformities of the skeletal system.

Dr Imthias V K

Senior Consultant

An orthopaedician with more than 10 years of vast skills, Dr. Imthias is an expert in rendering valuable service for the diagnosis, correction and treatment of various disorders and deformities of the skeletal system.

His specializations in the field of orthopaedics include clubfoot, cerebral palsy, developmental dislocation of the hip, Perthes disease, osteogenesis imperfecta, neonatal infections and paediatric trauma. The orthopaedic specialist is efficient in managing trauma and high velocity injuries.

Qualifications

Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedics from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal | Fellowship in Joint Replacement from Apollo Hospital, Bangalore | MS in Orthopaedics (Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram) | MBBS from Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram

Dr Muhammed Siraj K T

Specialist

Dr. Siraj K.T presently works as a Specialist orthopaedician at Aster MIMS Kannur after rendering his services and expertise in a number of hospitals at Kasargode and Kannur. With intense hardwork and one-minded dedication, Dr. Siraj has been able to provide the best of his capabilities at these hospitals, making his name a renowned one in the medical field.

Dr Muhammed Siraj K T

Specialist

Dr. Siraj K.T presently works as a Specialist orthopaedician at Aster MIMS Kannur after rendering his services and expertise in a number of hospitals at Kasargode and Kannur. With intense hardwork and one-minded dedication, Dr. Siraj has been able to provide the best of his capabilities at these hospitals, making his name a renowned one in the medical field.

With his immaculate experience in handling trauma cases has let the doctor to communicate to his patients, their present situation and how they can be treated and healed. This has been of major boost to the patients because they find themselves peaceful at his hands.

Qualifications

MBBS | D-Ortho

Dr Sandeep K M

Specialist

Dr. Sandeep has experience in performing trauma surgeries including the upper and lower limbs and periarticular fractures. He has assisted with spine and arthroscopic surgeries of both knee and shoulder and joint replacement of both knee and hip.

Dr Sandeep K M

Specialist

Dr. Sandeep has experience in performing trauma surgeries including the upper and lower limbs and periarticular fractures. He has assisted with spine and arthroscopic surgeries of both knee and shoulder and joint replacement of both knee and hip.

He has completed his MBBS from Govt Medical College, Thrissur and his D Ortho from Madras Medical College. He had recently obtained his degree in DNB Ortho from Metropolitan Hospital, Thrissur in 2019.

Qualification

MBBS | D Ortho | DNB Ortho

Dr Nishanth Kumar V V

Specialist

Dr. Nishant Kumar works as a specialist in Orthopaedics at Aster MIMS, Kannur after working in the Orthopedics department at various hospitals in Kerala. The doctor specializes in Joint Replacement Surgeries, Spine Surgeries, and Traumatology. As part of his DNB training, he did a thesis on the comparative study on Clavicular midshaft fractures; Open reduction and internal fixation versus conservative management

Dr Nishanth Kumar V V

Specialist

Dr. Nishant Kumar works as a specialist in Orthopaedics at Aster MIMS, Kannur after working in the Orthopedics department at various hospitals in Kerala. The doctor specializes in Joint Replacement Surgeries, Spine Surgeries, and Traumatology. As part of his DNB training, he did a thesis on the comparative study on Clavicular midshaft fractures; Open reduction and internal fixation versus conservative management

Dr.Nishanth is affiliated to various medical associations, including Indian Medical Association.

Qualifications

MBBS from Govt medical college Calicut | D-Ortho from Govt medical college trivandrum | DNB(Ortho) from KIMS hospital Trivandram | Diploma in Orthopaedics from Government Medical College, Trivandrum | Diplomate of National Board - Orthopaedics from KIMS Hospital, Trivandrum

Dr Aabu Alex Thomas

Senior Consultant

He completed MBBS and MS-Orthopedics from CMC Ludhiana followed by training in the United States, where he completed Residency in Internal Medicine followed by Fellowships in Geriatrics and Rheumatology. He is Board certified (ABIM) in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

Dr Aabu Alex Thomas

Senior Consultant

He completed MBBS and MS-Orthopedics from CMC Ludhiana followed by training in the United States, where he completed Residency in Internal Medicine followed by Fellowships in Geriatrics and Rheumatology. He is Board certified (ABIM) in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

Qualifications
MBBS | MS-Orthopedics | ABIM-Rheumatology | Fellowship in Geriatrics

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