Dr Amarnath Dinakar Savur

Professor

Department of Orthopaedics

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Amarnath Dinakar Savur teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    He:

    • Is involved in bed side teaching and daily patient care guidance.
    • Also teaches operation theatre surgical skills training to postgraduate residents.
       

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Orthopaedics MBBS Seventh, Eighth, Ninth semester
Diploma in Orthopaedics D Ortho
MS in Orthopaedics MS (Ortho)
Orthopaedics for Physiotherapy BPT

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
DNB (Ortho) Diplomate National Board National Board of Examinations, New Delhi 2001
D.Ortho (Diploma in Orthopaedics) Orthopaedics Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 1997
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery) Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 1993

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Professor 2017 - till date
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Additional Professor and Consultant 2012 - 2015
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Associate Professor and Consultant 2008-2012
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor 2003-2008
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Lecturer Cum Research Associate 2002-2003

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Expertise

Arthroplasty (Joint Replacement Surgeries) of Hip and Knee joints

Area of Research

Rheumatoid Arthritis , Skeletal Tuberculosis , Antibiotic-Impregnated Intramedullary Nails in Open fractures

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Organizing Secretary of CME on Hip and Knee Arthroplasty, September 2011.
  • Life Member of Indian Orthopaedic Association, 2005.
  • Life Member of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association, 2009.
  • Life Member of Canara Orthopedic Association, 1997.
     

Trends in prescribing gastro-protective agents with NSAIDS in orthopaedics in a tertiary hospital

2009-01-01 Raghavenda B Narendranath Sanji Ullal SD Ramachandra Kamath

journal of clinical and diagnostic research, 2009.

Percutaneous pinning of supracondylar fractures- A simple modification in technique to minimize growth plate damage, techniques in shoulder and elbow surgeryaccepted for publication

2009-01-01 Ronald J Menezes B J Kamath, Binoy PS Harshvardhan

2009.

Prescribing pattern for Osteoarthritis in a tertiary care hospital

2010-01-01 KR Kamath Ullal S D Narendranth S MRSM Pai

journal of clinical and diagnostic research 4:2421-2426, 2010.

Trends in non- steroidal anti-inflammatory drug utilization in the Orthopaedic outpatient unit of a tertiary care hospital in India

KR Kamath Sheetal Ullal Narendranth Sanji MRSM Pai

online 1:375-381, 2010.

Percutaneous pinning of supracondylar fractures- A simple modification in technique to minimize growth plate damage

BJ Kamath Binoy PS Harshvardhan Ronald J Menezes

techniques in shoulder and elbow surgery, 1(22) page 2010.

Correlation of RA factor and anti-CCP with the clinical severity in patients of rheumatoid arthritis

2014-01-01 Dr Praveen Madan

this involves a comparison of the hematological parameters with clinical severity in patients of rheumatoid arthritis, 2011-2014.

Survey of musculoskeletal tuberculosis

2015-01-01 Dr Kari Gowdar

this involves a survey to know the incidence of distribution of musculoskeletal tuberculosis in patients treated at KMC hospitals, 2012-2015,

Efficacy of antibiotic-impregnated intramedullary nails in open fractures

2016-01-01 Dr Manjunath

this involves a study to know the comparison of the efficacy of intramedullary nails with and without antibiotic impregnation in the incidence of infection in treatment of open tibial fractures, 2013-2016.