Dr. K. Vinodh – Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon

AREA OF EXPERTISE
Joint replacement surgery:
  • Total hip replacement,
  • Revision hip replacement,
  • Total knee replacement, Partial knee replacement and Revision knee replacement.
  • Total shoulder, reverse and hemi shoulder replacement.
  • Total elbow replacement
Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Developmental dysplasia of hip
  • Club foot
  • Congenial dislocation of knee,
  • Cerebral palsy,
  • Bone and joint infections, fractures, limb reconstruction and bone tumours.
Shoulder reconstructive surgeries:
  • Latarjet procedure and mini open cuff repair.

Day

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Timing

1 PM to 5 PM
  1. 1977-1984 Coimbatore Medical College Coimbatore M.B.B.S
  2. 1986-1988  Christian Medical College Hospital   Vellore Diploma in Orthopaedics
  3. 1995 University of Liverpool U.K M.Ch Orthopaedics
  • 2007 – 2015 Senior consultant and director , ortho one – Orthopaedic speciality centre
  • 1999-2007 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, G.K.N.M Hospital
  • 1997-1999 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sitalaxmi Hospital, Coimbatore 641002
  • 1996-1997 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Alder hey Children’s Hospital - Liverpool U.K
  • 1994-1996 Registrar in Orthopaedics - Merseyside. U.K Worked in Arrow park Hospital, Southport hospital and Fazakerly Hospital.
  • 1993-1994 S.H.O in Orthopaedics, Alder hey Children’s Hospital Liverpool U.K
  • 1992-1993 S.H.O in Orthopaedics, Rochdale infirmary - Rochdale U.K
  • 1988-1992 Senior registrar, Sitalaxmi Hospital – Coimbatore
  • 1985-1988 Registrar in Orthopaedics, Christian medical collage Hospital – Vellore
  • Trained in  ' Joint replacement surgeries' in United Kingdom, Italy, Germany, Belgium and Australia.
  • Life member- Indian Medical Association
  • Life member- Tamil nadu Orthopaedic Association
  • Life member- Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Life member- Paediatric Orthopaedic Society of India
  • Full registration – General Medical Council (Inactive at present)
  • Life member- Indian Society of Hip and Knee Surgeons (ISHKS)
Current President of 'Coimbatore Orthopaedic Society'
  • Modified Marshall McIntosh technique for anterior cruciate ligament substitution with early knee rehabilitation- Indian journal of Orthopaedics, Jan 1993
  • Arthroscopic treatment of septic arthritis of knee by irrigation, distension and wash out method- Indian journal of Orthopaedics, Jan 1993.
  • Arthroscopy and biopsy- Is it useful in mono articular problems?- Journal of Western pacific Orthopaedic Association, Sep 1994.
  • Epiphyseal injuries- Trends in Paediatric orthopaedics (McMillan India ltd) edited by Mathew Varghese,2001.
  • Tibial plateau slopes in Indian patients with or without anterior cruciate ligament injury : a magnetic resonance imaging study -  Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, Vol. 24 No. 3, December 2016
  • Chapter in text book  “The hip” editor Dr. Mohan Iyer. Title : Septic arthritis of hip in neonates and children including complications