Asian Joint Reconstruction
Institute (AJRI)

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Asian Regional Center for
Hip - Resurfaceing

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Joint Reconstruction Group
Chennai

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Dr.Vijay Bose Chandra - Curriculum Vitae

Dr Vijay Bose

Surname :

Bose

First names :

Vijay, Chandra

Present address :

Flat 303, Bay view – Ceebros apts,
12, Raja Rangasamy Avenue,
4th Seaward Road,
Valmiki Nagar,
Chennai – 600041.

Mobile :

91 – 98400 32251

Date of Birth :

4th September 1966

Marital status :

Married with two children

Nationality :

Indian

Registration Details

Indian Medical registration no::47100 / United Kingdom(UK) – G.M.C Reg. no: 96/0196 (Permanent Registration).

Awards during Undergraduate and Postgraduate period

*Lt. Col. Thayumunusamy Gold Medal in Orthopaedics for the year 1989 from the Madras medical College.

*Top mark in the M.S Orthopaedics examinations for the year 1992 from the Mangalore University.

Recent Awards

“Young Achiever Award” presented by Shri.P. Chidambaram, the honorable Union Minister for Finance in July 2008.

“Best Doctor Award” awarded by The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University in 2012.

“Achievement award” for Exemplary contribution in the field of Hip Arthroplasty, SPOT Hospital, By Dr. Rosiah, Honourable Governor of Tamil Nadu in 2013.

Present Job

Joint Director & Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, SRM Institutes for Medical Science(SIMS), Chennai specialising in hip and shoulder surgery . Also serving as the Chief surgeon of the ARCH Centre , (Asian Regional Centre of Hip- Resurfacing) with a clinical experience of more than 1,700 hip resurfacings. This is the largest series in Asia and the 5th largest in the world.

Professional Qualifications

Degree Year University
M.B.B.S Dec. 1989 University of Madras
M.S (Orthopaedics) Dec. 1992 University of Mangalore
Dip. N.B. (Orth) Dec. 1994 National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
M.Med.Sci (Trauma) Sep. 1997 University of Birmingham
M. Ch. (Orthopaedics) Dec. 1998 University of Liverpool
FRCS (Orth) FRCS (Orth) Intercollegiate Board ,United Kingdom(UK)

Post M.S work experience

Period Job title Firm
Nov 1999 To April 2000 Senior registrar in orthopaedics, Aintree University Hospital. Liverpool Mr.P.Brownson FRCS (Orth)
May 1999 To Nov 1999 Senior registrar in orthopaedics, Warrington Hospital.Warrington Mr. H.B.Casserly FRCS(Orth)
Mr. M.B.Jones FRCS
Nov 1998 To May 1999 Senior Registrar in Orthopaedics.Whiston Hospital. Merseyside Mr.Bolton-Maggs MSc.FRCS
June 1998 To Nov 1998 Specialist registrar in orthopaedics.Warrington Hospital. Warrington Mr.G.J. Stewart FRCS
Jan 1998 To June 1998 Specialist Registrar in Orthopaedics. Whiston Hospital. Merseyside Mr. M. Manning FRCS, Mch(Orth)
June 1997 To Jan 1998 Specialist Registrar in orthopaedics. Arrowe park Hospital. Wirral Mr. R. Harvey FRCS
Jan 1997 To June 1997 Specialist Registrar in Orthopaedics.Whiston hospital. Merseyside Mr.J. Denton FRCS,MCh(Orth)
May 1996 To Dec 1996 S.H.O, Arthroplasty service, Royal orthopaedic Hospital. Birmingham Mr. R.B.C. Treacy FRCS(Orth)
Mr.A.M.C Thomas FRCS
Feb 1996 To May 1996 S.H.O South Birmingham Trauma UnitSelly Oak Hospital, Birmingham Mr.M.A.Waldram FRCS(Orth)
Mr.K.A.Alpar FRCS
Aug 1994 To Dec 1995 Registrar in Hand & Plastic surgery, Ganga Hospital Coimbatore, India Mr.S.Rajasabapathy, FRCS, Mch (plastic)
Aug 1993 To Aug 1994 Registrar in Gen. Orthopaedics, Ganga Hospital Coimbatore, India Mr. S.Rajasekeran FRCS, Mch(Orth)

Invited Guest Lectures and live surgery demonstrations

Invited Orator for the OSSAPCON Mar 2014,– Annual meeting of the orthopaedic surgeons of Andhra Pradesh held at Mahbubnagar , Andhra Pradesh
Dr. Ranga Reddy Memoral Oration : Where can we do wrong in Primary THR.

Invited Faculty forTNOACON 7-8 Feb 2014 Chettinad Hospital Chennai Annual meeting of the Tamil nadu orthopaedic association –
Live surgical demo of Deltamotion Hip as part of pre-conference workshop on high performance hips. Lectures 1) Hip resurfacing 2104 – current status.

Invited Faculty for Ranawat Joint replacement course ROC 2014 held at, Delhi Jan 18-19,2014
Lectures 1. Surface Replacement – current status 2. Modular femoral stems

Invited Faculty for ‘ live Arthroplasty Course 2014 held at CIMS Hospital Ahemadabad , , 11&12th Jan 2014
Live surgical demo of 1. Complex revision THR with long stem prosthesis.

Invited Faculty for Hip Arthroplasty course 2013 held at Jehangir & Ruby Hall hospital , Pune Nov 2013
Live surgical demonstration of complex primary THR with R3 / Polar stem
Lectures 1. Hip resurfacing – current status 2. The Oxinium on XLPE bearing.

Invited Faculty for ‘ Smith & Nephew Technoclass 2013 held at Srikara Hospital , Hyederabad, 27th OCT 2013
Live surgical demo of 1. Complex THR ceramic on ceramic bearing with R3/synergy
Lectures 1.Oxinium on XLPE 2) Tips in acetabular component implantation.

Invited Faculty for CME course on osteoporosis 2013 held at Madras Medical College and Hospital , Oct 2013
Lectures 1. THR in osteoporotic Hips.

Invited Faculty for the Deltamotion Cadaveric Course for Asia – Pacific region . Chula university Bangkok. Sep 16 & 17 . 2013
Lectures 1.Relevance of deltamotion in the Asian patient 2) Soft –fit technique of monobloc cup implantation 3. Surgical video of deltamotion
Cadaveric surgical demo of deltamotion hip.

Invited Faculty for Hip CME programme to honour Prof. A . Swaminathan Madurai Govt Rajaji Hospital , Sep 2013
Live surgical demo of Complex THR using the oxinium on XLPE bearing with R3 cup
Lectures 1. Extended Trochanteric osteotomy.

Invited Faculty for ‘ OASISCON 2013 Held at Pondicherry , 23rd & 24th Aug 2013
Live surgical demo of Ceramic on Ceramic large head THR .
Lectures 1. Bone conservation in Hip arthroplasty.
2. Ceramic on ceramic bearing couple.

Invited Faculty for ‘ CME on hip disorders organized by Vasanthi Ortho Hospital , chennai , 4th Aug 2013
Lectures 1. Management of the dysplastic hip.

Invited Faculty for ‘ Miraj operative arthroplasty course 2013 held at Sheik institute of orthopaedics Miraj, Maharastra , 6th & 7th July 2013
Live surgical demo of 1. Fibrous Ankylosis with shortening- SROM reconstruction with subtrochanteric osteotomy.

Invited Faculty for ‘ 3rd Ganga Operative arthroplasty Course held at Ganga Hospital CBE. 2013 , 24th, -26th May 2013
Live surgical demo of 1. Complex hip S-Rom reconstruction with subtrochanteric shortening osteotomy
2. Dysplastic hip – Hip Reconstruction with pinnacle cup
Lectures 1. Changing concepts in the mgmt. of Hip dysplasia.
2. Component Removal in Rev THR.

Invited Faculty for ‘ ISHKS conference 2013 Held at Kolkata. , 26th -28th Apr 2013
Lectures 1. Revision of Hip Resurfacing .lessons from our experience
2.Panel member for symposium on Rev- THR.

Invited Faculty for “ CME on Hip arthroplasty 2013 held at the Narayana Hirdalaya Hospital < Jaipur , 6th & 7th Apr 2013
Live surgical demo of Ceramic on Ceramic large head THR
Live surgical demo of Protrusio hip THR.
Lectures 1. Bone Conservation in THR.
2. Relevance of head size – Deltamotion hip .

Faculty for the Complex primary Hip Course 2012 held at Depuy institute , Chennai and Ramiah Advanced learning centre , 29,30 31st June 2012
Lectures 1. Fused hip takedown. 2 Post acetabular # THR 3 .Hip Dysplasia 4. THR in prox.femoral deformity 5.High performance hips. 6. Hip arthroplasty in Protrusio

Invited Faculty for ‘ Jharkand Arthroplasty Conference 2013 Held at Tata memorial hospital Jamshedpur , 16th & 17th Mar 2013
Live surgical demo of Ceramic on Ceramic large head THR.
Lectures 1. The corail stem.
2. Relevance of head size – Deltamotion hip .

Invited Faculty and Orator for ‘ Arthrocon 2013 Held at Calicut. ,9-10th Mar 2013
Live surgical demo of Corail stem and Pinnacle hip with Ceramic liner
Prof. P.K Surendran memorial Oration Hip arthroplasty in the management of Hip Dysplasia

Invited Faculty for ‘ Operative Workshop and CME on hip arthroplasty held at the N.K.P Salve institute of Medical sciences, Nagpur 2013. ,23rd & 24th Feb 2013
Live surgical demo of Ceramic on Ceramic large head THR.
Lectures 1. Mangement of Dysplasia.
2.THR in the young pt.

Invited Faculty for ‘ Never Stop Moving “ arthroplaty course 2013 Held at Chandigarh. , 16-17th Feb 2013
Live surgical demo of Trilock stem and Deltamotion hip
Lectures 1. Relevance of THR head size in the Asian Patient.
2. Bone conservation in THR- How to choose a stem in a young pt.

Invited Faculty for TNOACON 2013 Annual meeting of the Tamil nadu orthopaedic association –Invited faculty.
Lectures 1) Metal on Metal articulation – current status

Co –ordinator for Revision arthroplasty Pre – Conference workshop as part of IOACON chennti 2012 held at Apollo Speciality Hospital , Chennai , Dec 2012.
Live surgical demo of Revision THR
Lectures 1. The Gription cup reconstruction options

Invited Faculty for CME course on osteoporosis 2012 held at Madras Medical College and Hospital,Oct 2012
Lectures 1. THR in osteoporotic Hips

Invited Faculty for the Annual meeting of the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA) 2012
Lectures 1. Early results from the first 100 deltamotion hips 2) Changing concepts in the mgmt. of Hip Dysplasia New Delhi, oct 2012

Invited Faculty for Revision arthroplasty Course 2012 held at Madurai Govt Rajaji Hospital , Sep 2012
Lectures 1. Component removal and implant options in Rev THR 3) lig balancing in Rev TKR

Invited Faculty for for the SPARSH Operative Arthroplasty surgery Course 2012 held at SPARSH hospital Bangalore , Sep 2012
Live surgical demo of S-Rom stem and pinnacle cup for Fibrous ankylosis with Gross shortening
Lectures 1. Mangement of Dysplasia.

Faculty for the Complex primary Hip Course 2012 held at Depuy institute , Chennai and Ramiah Advanced learning centre , June 2012
Invited Faculty for the MP arthroplasty course , Indore April 2012

Invited Faculty for the Deltamotion Cadaveric Course for Asia – Pacific region . Chula university Bangkok. Feb. 2012
Lectures 1.Relevance of deltamotion in the Asian patient 2) Soft –fit technique of monobloc cup implantation 3. Surgical video of deltamotion
Cadaveric surgical demo of deltamotion hip

Invited overseas faculty for the Bi-Annual meeting of the South African Orthopaedic Association 2011 Capetown , South Africa . APR,2011
Lectures 1.Current status of surface Replacement 3) Refining Acetabular positioning in Hip arthroplasty.

Arthrocon 2011 Refresher course in hip arthroplasty . Lectures 1) NCP- Neck capsule preserving approach for hip arthroplasty 2) Femoro acetabular impingement and hip arthroscopy 3,)Large diameter ceramic on ceramic bearings Calicut . Mar 2011

TNOACON 2011 Annual meeting of the Tamil nadu orthopaedic association – Preconference workshop on DELTAMOTION HIP Madurai . Jan 2011 Invited faculty . Lectures 1) Acetabular orientation in hip arthroplasty 2) The science behind the Delta motion hip 3, Deltamotion hip – surgical technique

Annual meeting of the Australian orthopaedic Association 2010 invited overseas faculty Lectures 1.)Osseus ankylosis hip take down 2) current status of surface Replacement 3) How to deal with impingement. Adelaide , Australia . OCT,2010

KLEOS meeting. Invited guest lectures- 1)metal on metal articulation. 2) Acetabular component insertion. 3) Results of Hip resurfacing . Hong Kong July 2009.

4th Ghent, Advanced hip resurfacing course , Ghent, Belgium . June 2010
Invited faculty. Lectures 1) Avoiding errors in surface replacement 2) Revision of hip resurfacings 3) How to deal with impingement

HAKA live surgery course ( Sydney Delta Course) Invited faculty with guest lectures. Lectures 1) Management of FFD in TKR 2) CAVA angle in acetabular component placement.3) Current Relevance of Metal on Metal articulation. Penrith convention centre, Sydney . May 2010

Advanced hip resurfacing course conducted by Hospital for special surgey (HSS) New York. Invited faculty with guest lectures. Lectures 1) lessons in hip resurfacing from masters 2) CAVA angle in acetabular component placement.3) Soft – Fit technique of monobloc C0-Cr cup insertion. New York. May 2010

Hip Arthoplasty workshop as part of KOACON (Karnataka orthopaedic association Annual meeting.) -Invited Guest lecture New developments in Pri. THR – BMHR, Dysplasia cup, & Oxinium bearing. – Bangalore, Feb 2010.

Advances in arthroplasty C.M.E. programme organized by AIIMS New Delhi -Invited Guest lecture Newer thoughts on acetabular component placement – New Delhi, Mar 2010.

Annual meeting of the Bangalore orthopaedic association (BOSCON) Invited Guest lecture Is BMHR the solution for AVN? ) – Bangalore , jan 2010.

C.M.E. programme by the Madras Orthopaedic Association. (MOS) invited Guest lecture Current trends in High Tibial Osteotomies (H.T.O) – Chennai, Oct 2009.

C.M.E. programme by the South Gujarat Orthopeadic Association. Live demonstration of total hip replacement surgery. Lectures in hip knee and shoulder surgery. Surat, September 2009.

Hyderabad Arthroplasty course- KIMS. Live demonstration of total hip replacement surgery. Hyderabad September 2009.

C.M.E programme on shoulder surgeries. SPOT hospital – Live demonstration of shoulder resurfacing surgery. Chennai August 2009.

High performance bearing course. Course chairman and Live demonstration of THR surgery with S-Rom Stem. Chennai. July 2009.

KLEOS meeting. Invited guest lectures- 1) Resurfacing in Femaro Acetabular Impingement. 2) Technique of Co-Cr cup insertion. 3) Results of resurfacing in Avascular Necrosis of femur. Gold Coast, Australia. July 2009.

Ranawat Meeting. Invited guest lecture- 1)Hip resurfacing in Femaro Acetabular Impingement. 2)Exposure in hip resurfacing surgery. Chennai. June 2009.

C.M.E. programme on Advances in Arthroplasty. Orthopeadic Alumini of Calicut Medical college. Lectures 1) Recurrent dislocation in Total hip Replacement. 2) Component placement in hip replacement. Calicut. April 2009.

Revision hip surgery cadaver course- Chula Lab. Faculty Bangkok, Thailand. March 2009.

CME programme Shalby Hospital – Live demonstration of hip resurfacing surgery. Ahemadabad February 2009.

Western Indian Regional Orthopeadic conference (WIROC) – Live Demonstration of surface replacement surgery. Mumbai. December 2008.

Indian Arthroplasty Association Meeting- Invited guest lecture – Current relevance of hip resurfacing. Delhi. November 2008

10th annual meeting of Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society( APAS). Guest Lecture- 1)Avascular Necrosis- Issues with hip resurfacing. 2) Predicting failures in hip resurfacing. Kotakinabalu. Malaysia. October 2008

Hip Resurfacing workshop – SPOT Hospital – Chennai Live Demonstration of ASR Surgery, September 2008.

Orthopaedic Association of South Indian states (OASISCON) – Pondicherry Live Demonstration ASR, Surgery Hip Resurfacing – Current status. August 2008.

Chennai Resurfacing Course Chennai.- Course Chairman. Live Demonstration of ASR Surgery, July 2008.

Ganga Arthroplasty course – Coimbatore. Live Demonstration ASR Surgery Lecture – Perfect component placement in THR . Lecture – Hip Arthroplasty in osseous Ankylosis (Fured Hip), May 2008.

Army Hospital Kirkee Demonstration of Live Surgery – ASR. Lecture – Recent Advanees in Joint Replacement, May 2008.

Indian Society of Hip and knee surgery ISHKS – Chennai. Lecture Current Role of Hip Resurfacing in India, April 2008.

Intelligent Hip Surgery course – Shangai. Lecture – Surgical Techniques of ASR, April 2008

Karnataka Orthopedic Association (KOACON) Chief faculty – Proxima workshop, Feb 2008.

Ranawat Meeting – Delhi, Current concepts in Joint Replacement. Lecture – Surgical techniques of surface replacement, Feb 2008.

Indian Orthopedic Association (IOACON) – Kolkata – Symposium on AVN , Dec 2007.

Dubai – Irish BHR Meeting. Lectures : 1. Metal ion issues in Hip resurfacing. 2. Complex indications in Hip resurfacing. 3. History of resurfacing, Nov 2007

Miami – Decade of resurfacing with BHR. Lecture – Asian perspective to Hip resurfacing. October 2007.

APAS (Asia Pacific Arthroplarty Society)- Mumbai. Lecture – Hip resurfacing in AVN. Sep 2007.

Orthopaedic Association of south Indian States (OASISCON) – Mangalore. Lecture – Alternate bearings in Hip Arthoplasty, Sep 2007.

China Road Show – Multiple lectures and surgeries. June 2007

Intelligent Hip Course Bangkok. Lecture – AVN – Surface replacement a possible solution, May 2007.

Ganga Shoulder course Comibatore. Lecture – 7 Year results of Anterior stabilization of shoulder, April 2007.

Mumbai – Indian Society of Hip and knee surgery (ISHKS). Lecture – Hip resurfacing in AVN. April 2007.

Indian Arthoplasty meet – Chandigarh. Lecture NCP Approach to Hip resurfacing. Feb 2007.

Mumbai – Ranawat Meet Current concepts in Joint Replacement. Debate THR vs Surface replacement. Jan 2007.

200 cases of Avascular Necrosis of femoral Head. Invited guest Lecture -APAS, Shangai. October 2006. Asian experiences in hip resurfacing- Invited guest lecture the third International Resurfacing Forum., Boston – U.S.A. September 2006.

Neck Capsule Preserving Approach for hip resurfacing, – Invited guest Lecture, Smith and Nephew Australian Winter meeting Fiji Island, August 2006.

Role of ASR in AVN, – Invited guest lecture and cadaver workshop for the Intelligent Hip Course for surgeons held in Bangkok , Thailand May 2006.

Course Director and chief faculty for the Advanced Intensive ASR course ( Articular Surface Resurfacing) Held in Chennai India , March 2006

Clinical Examination of the shoulder – Invited guest lecture in TNOA Con Annual Tamil Nadu Orthopaedic Association meeting. Chennai , Dec 2005.

Clinical Examination of the shoulder – Invited guest lecture in the Pre-conference workshop of the IOCON 50th anniversary – Golden jubilee Indian Orthopaedic Association meeting, Mumbai India Dec 2005.

Hip Resurfacing In AVN & extended indications for hip resurfacing – Invited guest lectures in the IOCON 50th anniversary – Golden jubilee Indian Orthopaedic Association meeting. Mumbai , India Dec 2005.

Hip Resurfacing In AVN & extended indications for hip resurfacing – Invited guest lectures in the Asia pacific arthroplasty ( APAS) meeting , Goa India Aug 2005.

‘The Birmingham hip’ cadaver workshop – Invited Faculty for lectures & workshop at the University of New south Wales , Sydney Feb 2005.

Hip Resurfacing – the last 10 yrs – Dr. K T Dholakia Memorial oration at the annual meeting of the Gujarat Orthopaedic association , Rajkot Feb 2005

Hip Resurfacing for Asian Indications – Invited guest lecture in the 2nd World resurfacing forum, 12th Nov 2004. Dubai.

Relevance & early results of Hip Resurfacing in Asian patients – Invited guest lecture in the workshop on BHR surgery at Hong Kong sanatorium and Hospital , 26th April 2004. Hongkong.

Results of Birmingham hip resurfacing in Avascular necrosis – Invited Guest lecture in the workshop on BHR surgery during the proceedings of the 6th Annual Scientific meeting of the Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Arthroplasty society . 21st -25th April 2004. Beijing , China.

The Birmingham Hip – The Indian experience, Invited Guest Lecture at CME programme on Hip surface replacment surgery organized by Max health care at the India Habitat centre 17th April 2004. New Delhi.

The Birmingham Hip – The Indian experience, Invited Guest Lecture at CME programme on Hip surface replacement surgery organized at Wokhardt Hospital , Mumbai 19th April 2004. Mumbai.

Copeland Shoulder Replacement – Merits of conserving bone in the shoulder. Invited guest lecture at the – Recent trends in shoulder surgery – CME programme organized by Apollo Hospitals March 23rd 2004, Chennai.

Early results of 180 hip resurfacing procedures done in India -Invited Guest lecture in the Annual conference of the Delhi Orthopaedic Association ( DOACON2003 silver Jubilee conference). 10th January 2004, New Delhi.

Live surgical demonstration of the BHR procedure in AVN as part of the Metal on metal hip resufacing pre-conference workshop in the Annual meeting of the Indian orthopaedic association.) IOACON-2003. 16th to 20th December , 2003. Chennai.

Hip Resurfacing in Complex indications – invited guest lecture as part of the Metal on metal hip resufacing pre-conference workshop in the Annual meeting of the Indian orthopaedic association.) IOACON-2003. 16th to 20th December , 2003. Chennai.

Saw bone demonstration of the BHR procedure & invited lecture on Technique of hip resurfacing as part of the conservative Hip arthroplasty workshop in the Annual meeting of the Andhra pradesh orthopaedic association.) APIOACON – 2003. 17th October , 2003. Hyderabad

The Birmingham Hip – Living up to its Promises? Invited Guest Lecture at 5th Bi-ennial conference of the Indian Arthroplasty Association, IAACON2003 26-28th September 2003. Kolkata.

The Indian experience of Hip Resurfacing 1st Asia – Pacific Orthopaedic workshop on Birmingham ‘Metal on Metal’ – Hip Resurfacing arthroplasty , 22nd March 2003. Chennai.

Relevance & early results of Hip Resurfacing in Indian patients – Invited guest lecture in the ‘Pre-conference workshop on ‘Frontiers of arthroplasty’ workshop as part of 47th annual conference of IOA,IOACON 2002, 11th December 2002. Patna, India.

Invited Faculty for Bombay Shoulder Course 2002. To participate as instructor in the cadaveric shoulder arthroscopy workshop and deliver guest lecture on arthroscopic management of A-C Joint problems. June 3 2002, Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai

Live surgical demonstration of Hip Resurfacing as part of Annual Dr. Vijay kumar Memorial CME programme March, 23rd 2002. , Vizag, India.

Metal on Metal interface & Hip Resurfacing – a tale of two histories. Guest lecture delivered at Coimbatore orthopaedic association. 14th March 2001. Coimbatore , India.

Relevance & early results of Hip Resurfacing in Asian patients – Invited guest lecture in the workshop on BHR surgery at Hong Kong sanatorium and Hospital , 26th April 2004. Hongkong.

Copeland Shoulder Resurfacing – Merits of conserving bone in the shoulder. Invited guest lecture at the “Recent trends in shoulder surgery” – conference organised by Sooriya hospital December 23rd 2001, Chennai.

Surface arthroplasty of the hip . Is it new? – Invited Guest lecture at the MP Orthocon 2001, August 3 2001. Bhopal , India.

Guest lecture on ‘Newer bearings in Arthoplasty’. Madurai orthopaedic Association ; 9th sep 2000, Madurai, India.

Guest Lecture on ‘Metal on Metal bearing? The future’ at CME programme as part of Annual conference of the Tamil Nadu orthopaedic association . TNOACON 2001, 14th April Trichy, India

Conservative Hip Arthroplasty. – Invited Guest Lecture at the Inaugural conference of the Chattisgarh Orthopaedic association. 2nd & 3rd Feb 2003. Bilaspur, India.

Metal on Metal interface & Hip Resurfacing – a tale of two histories. Invited Guest lecture at Ahemadabad orthopaedic Society , Nov 14, 2000. Ahemadabad, India.

The Golden hour of trauma management – Invited lecture to the IMA Trinelveli branch, Trinelveli June 23rd ,2000. Trinelveli India.

Papers & Presentations

Resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip for Avascular Necrosis of the femoral heads – A min follow – up of 4 yrs . Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. British Vol. July 2010 vol. 92B,.

Early Results of Birmingham hip resurfacing in Avascular necrosis – Free paper presentation at 6th Annual Scientific meeting of the Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Arthroplasty society . 21st – 25th April 2004 . Beijing , China.

‘Relevance of Metal on Metal hip resurfacing in Indian patients’. Free paper presentation at the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association APOA , 13th Triennial congress , 3rd April 2001. Adelaide , Australia.

4 – portal, 3 cannula method ( Chennai technique) of Arthroscopic anterior stabilisation of the shoulder. 2nd Annual conference of the Indian Arthroscopy Society, 10th October 2003.- IAS 2003 Hyderabad. * Best Paper of conference award.

4 – portal, 3 cannula method ( Chennai technique) of Arthroscopic anterior stabilisation of the shoulder. IOACON 2003, 48th Annual Conference of the IOA 16-21st December.2003.*Best Scientific Paper of the session award.

Irreducible dislocations of the Interphalangeal joint of the Thumb, due to sesamoid bone interposition. Journal of Hand Surgery. American Vol. May 1995 vol. 20A, No. 32 pg 487-488.

Simultaneous volar and dorsal dislocation of PIP joints in adjacent fingers-A case report. Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery July 1994.Vol 8.pg 34.

Reconstuctive Surgery in Orthopeadic Trauma -Chapter no: 18 in “A Handbook of Burns and Plastic Surgery, Ed : R.K.Khazanachi, 1st edition ,New Delhi, Delhi Medical Association,1994.

A Comparative study of sliding screw devices (D.H.S) versus rigid fixed angle implants used in Intertrochanteric fractures of the hip. – Thesis submitted to the university of Mangalore, Dec. 1992.

A comprehensive study of Radial head fractures – Thesis submitted to the university of Birmingham Dec. 1997.

Evaluation of the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing prosthesis used in avascular necrosis of the hip – Thesis submitted to the University of Birmingham, Dec1998.

A fast track neurophysiological service for carpal tunnel syndrome.-Paper presented at the British society for surgery of the Hand ,Autumn meeting . Derby , England October 1997.

“Red Herrings in Disc surgery” – T.N.O.A xxvii annual meeting, Vellore Feb 1994.

Aggressive treatment of Post-Surgical Osteomyelitis – T.N.O.A.xxvii annual meeting , Vellore Feb 1994.