Dr.SAMMANDAM KARUNAGARAN

Orthopaedics surgeon

Specialty:

  • Orthopaedics

Professional Qualifications

MBBS

MS (Orthopedics)

Fellowship in spine surgery, Arthroscopy and Reconstructive Surgeries –Switzerland

Fellowship in Shoulder and Knee Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine-France.

Areas of Specialization

Arthroplasty (joint replacements-primary and revision)

Spine Surgery

Sports medicine

Trauma

Paediatric Orthopedics

Joint Replacement

Endoscopic Spine Surgery

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Work Experience

Senior Registrar in Spine and Joint unit at Apollo hospitals, Chennai (2006 to 2007)

Junior consultant in Spine and Joint unit at Apollo hospitals, Chennai (2007 to 2008)

Academic in charge for orthopedics at Apollo hospitals, Chennai (2007 to 2009)

Consultant in orthopedics at Apollo hospitals, Chennai- 2009

Over 3,750 trauma surgeries including pelvic and ace tabular fixations.

More than 2,700 joint replacements ( hip, knee, shoulder & ankle).

Around 3,500 spine surgeries including traumatic, degenerative, infective conditions and minimally invasive spine surgeries techniques.
Minimally invasive discectomy and decompression.
MIS TLIF
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Decompression & fusion
Adult & paediatric scoliosis correction

More than 1500 arthroscopy and sports injury treatment procedures

Over 400 procedures in Paediatric Orthopaedics for CTEV, DDH and other conditions.

Around 150 endoscopic and minimally invasive spine surgeries

Consultation at C-Care Wellkin

tuesday

09:30-12:00

14:00-16:00

wednesday

14:00-16:00

thursday

09:30-12:00

14:00-16:00

friday

14:00-16:00

saturday

09:30-12:00