SREE MOOKAMBIKA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES

Affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University

Orthopaedics

Introduction

The Department of Orthopaedics consists of a team of highly experienced surgeons who are at the forefront in offering the best treatment for various Orthopaedic problems like Trauma, Sports Injuries, Arthritis and the like. There is a highend dedicated operation theatre (OT) with laminar flow, a well-trained team, which is committed and efficient. The Department is 24 X 7 ready in treating Trauma, as well as performs other surgical procedures including the latest Arthroscopic Reconstructive techniques and Arthroplasties (Joint Replacement Surgeries) like Total Knee Replacement and  Total Hip Replacements, as well as Paediatric Orthopaedics.

The Department is dedicated to providing excellent patient care and outstanding education to Undergraduate and Post Graduate students. We are committed to provide the best available treatment for all conditions of musculoskeletal system from newborns to the elderly. All manners of trauma cases are managed with latest implants and techniques.

Focus of the Department

Research

Sl.NoTitleAuthorsJournal Name
1Study of functional outcome of conversion total Hip ArthroplasyDr. R. Sahaya Jose
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Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences, Nov-16-2015; Vol 4; Issue 92, Page 15722-15727
2Comparative Study of Functional outcome of operative and Non-operative treatment in Mid-Shaft Clavicle FracturesDr. R. Sahaya JoseJournal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences
3Study of Functional outcome of Distal Femur Fractures Treated by open reduction and Internal Fixation with locking compression plateDr. R. Sahaya JoseJournal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences
4Comparative study of functional outcome of external and internal fixation in treatment of comminuted distal radius fracturesDr. R. Sahaya JoseJournal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences

Facilities Available

Head of Department

Dr. K. C. Mathew

Teaching Programmes

Regular classes for MBBS students, post graduate MS Orthopaedics are conducted with seminars, ward rounds, journal presentations, case discussions and topic presentations.

Conferences & CMEs
Faculty as Speaker/Guest Lecturer

All our faculty has participated as speakers in various CME’s including “Bone and Joint Day” CME conducted in our Institution.

Awards