Dr Ramachandra Kamath K

Professor and Head

Department of Orthopaedics


    Ramachandra Kamath K teaches Medical and Paramedical students.   


    • Is also involved in post graduate teaching programme and guide for dissertation.
    • Is also associated with the weekly case presentations, seminars, brief discussions and journal clubs.
    • Is involved in organising yearly orthopaedic education programme.  


Subject Semester / Year
Orthopaedics (Clinics), UG Fifth, Sixth, Eighth semester
Orthopaedics (Theory), UG Seventh, Eighth, Ninth semester
Orthopaedics, PG (D Ortho, MS Ortho) First, Second, Third year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
DNB (Orthopaedics) FMMC, NBE New Delhi 2002
D Ortho Orthopaedics KMC, Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 1997
MBBS KIMS, Hubli, Karnataka University 1989


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Professor and Head 01/09/2021 - till date
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Professor 01/05/2015 - till date
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Additional Professor Jun 2012 - April 2015
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Associate Professor Sept 2008- Jun 2012
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor Sept 2003- Sept 2008
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Lecturer and Research Associate Sept 2002- Sept 2003
Devaraj Urs Medical College, Kolar Tutor Microbiology 10 Months
Casualty and Trauma Centre, FMMC, Mangalore SHO 1 year
Department of Orthopaedics, KSHEMA, Mangalore Tutor 7 months


Area of Interest

Trauma, Rheumatology, Diabetic Foot

Area of Expertise

Trauma, Rheumatology

Area of Research

Trauma, Rheumatology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • KOA international fellowship, Manchester, UK, July-August 2008.
  • Principle investigator for clinical trials attended and participated in investigator meeting at Prague, Czech Republic, London, UK, 2008.
  • Life Member of IOA.
  • Life Member of KOA.
  • Life Member of IAS.
  • Joint Secretary of COS, 2012-2013.
  • Life Member of Rotary Metro, 2012.
  • Member of IMA.
  • Divisional Coordinator of IMA, 2013-2014.
  • Secretary of IMA, Mangalore, 2010.
  • Member of AMC
  • Secretary of AMC, Mangalore 2011-2013
  • President of Greenfields Society.

Flexor tendon repair simulator

2009-01-01 Kamath Jaganath Chandra Girish


Pathological fracture neck of femur due to hypothyroidism will it heal without osteosynthesis- A case report

2005-01-01 M Sudhakar Shetty Sreejith PM Sudhakar Shetty Sreejith PK


Work related musculoskeletal disorders in computer professionals

Surendra U Kamath, KR Kamath, Vipin Maheshwari


A giant lipoma in the hand- report of a rare case

2006-01-01 Jagannath Kamath B


An improvised two in one syringe suction drain for surgeries of extremities

2005-01-01 JB Kamath H Bansal


Myoepithelioma of soft tissue

2009-01-01 Muktha R Pa Ramadas Naik Ramachandra Kamath K Dilasma Magar


Preoperative ultrasound in de qurvain’s disease- An investigation worth doing

2009-01-01 Harshvarshan BJ Kamath A Kumar M Shetty


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

2010-01-01 Narednranath Sanji Sheetal Ullal MRSM Pai Raghavendra Baliga


“Prescribing pattern for osteoarthritis in a tertiary care hospital

Ullal SD Narendranath S Pai MRSM Kamath SU


Trends in prescribing gastro protective agents with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in an orthopaedic outpatient unit of a tertiary care hospital

Raghavendra B Sanji N Ullal S D Pai MRSM


Percutaneous pin fixation of calcaneal fractures

2006-01-01 MR Nambiar Umesh SN


incidence and presentation of repetitive stress injury in computer users

2014-01-01 Diwakar Kumar

prevalance and interventional study of vitamin-D deficient patients coming to tertiary care hospitals in Mangalore

2013-01-01 Dr Ashish Khurana

management and outcome of displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures using sander’s classification

2013-01-01 Dr Sharan Mallya