Dr Surendra Umesh Kamath

Professor & Head of the Department

Department of Orthopaedics

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Surendra Umesh Kamath teaches undergraduates and postgraduate students. He is Consultant Orthopaedics and also involved in implementing of institutional and departmental policies and protocols. 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Orthopaedics MBBS Seventh and Ninth semesters
Diploma in Orthopaedics D Ortho
MS in Orthopaedics MS in Orthopaedics
Orthopaedics for Physiotherapy BPT

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
FRCS Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, UK 1996
FRCS Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, UK 1996
Diplomate National Board (Ortho) National Board of Exams, New Delhi 1989
Diploma Orthopaedics Karnataka University, Dharwar, India 1988
MBBS Government Medical College, Bellary, India 1985

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Professor and Consultant 2010
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Associate Professor and Consultant 2000 to 2010
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor 1992 to 2000
Department of Orthopaedics, KMC Mangalore Lecturer and Senior Registrar 1991 to 1992
Department of Orthopaedics Royal Hospital For Sick Children, Glasgow, UK Clinical Fellow 1999 to 2000
Department Of Orthopaedics Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary, Dumfries, UK Registrar 1997 to 1998
Department of Orthopaedics Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley UK Senior SHO 1997 to 1997
Department of Orthopaedics Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK SHO 1996 to 1997
Department of Orthopaedics King Fahd Central Hospital, Gizan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Resident Orthopaedician 1990 to 1991
Department of Orthopaedics Bombay Hospital, Bombay, India Registrar 1988 to1990
Department of Medicine, Surgery, O&G and Community Medicine, Government Medical College Hospital, Bellary, India PRHO (Internship) 1984 to 1985

Quadriceps contracture in children

1986-01-02

as a co-author at Karnataka Orthopaedic Association, annual conference, Gulbarga, India, February, 1986.

Management of open ankle fractures

1994-01-02

as an author at Karnataka Orthopaedic Association, annual conference, Davangere, India, February, 1994.

Internal fixation for fractures of patella

1994-01-11

as an author at Indian Orthopaedic Association, annual conference at Bangalore, India, November, 1994.

Redislocations following open reduction for developmental dysplasia of the hip

2000-01-05

as an author at Scottish Orthopaedic Club, annual meeting, sterling royal infirmary, Scotland, May, 2000.

Antibiotics use in open tibial fractures in children

2000-01-05

poster presented at Scottish Orthopaedic Club, annual meeting at sterling royal infirmary, Scotland, May, 2000.

Simple bone cysts - do they heal once fractured

2001-01-12

as an author at Indian Orthopaedic Conference, annual conference, Ahmedabad, India, December, 2001.

Radiological assessment of club foot

2003-01-01

as an author at Paediatric Orthopaedic Society of India, annual meeting, Vellore January, 2003.

Antibiotics use in open tibial fractures in children

2004-01-12

as an author at Indian Orthopaedic Conference, annual conference, Chennai, India, December, 2004.

Musculoskeletal manifestations in HIV patients

2006-01-12

as an author at Indian Orthopaedic Conference, annual conference, Mumbai, India, December 2006.

Computer related musculoskeletal injuries

2008-01-08

as an author at SICOT conference, Hong Kong, August, 2008.

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Paediatric Orthopaedics , Arthroplasty and Arthroscopy

Area of Expertise

Paediatric Orthopaedics , Arthroplasty and Arthroscopy

Area of Research

Fracture healing , DVT prophylaxis

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Indian Orthopaedic Association, 2000.
  • Life Member of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association, 2000.
  • Life Member of Indian Medical Association, 2000.
  • Life Member of Association of Medical Consultants, 2013.
  • Life Member of Paediatric Orthopaedic Society of India, 2000.
  • Life Member of Indian Arthroscopy Society, 2000.

open reduction and internal fixation of displaced humeral supracondylar fractures in children

2003-01-01

2003.

simple bone cysts - do they heal once fractured

2004-01-01

2004.

does developmental dysplasia of hip cause delay in walking

2004-01-01 Bennet GC

2004.

supracondylar fractures of the humerus in children CME Orthopaedics

2002-01-01 Bennet GC

2002.

evolution of plates, Orthopaedics today

2004-01-01

2004.

Orthopaedic management of cerebral palsy

2005-01-01 Pramod C

2005.

simple approach to the management of low back ache- Ortholands

2004-01-01

2004.

Redislocations following open reduction for developmental dysplasia of hip

2005-01-01 Bennet GC

2005.

irreducible dislocation of fourth MTP joint- a case report Injury extra

2005-01-01 Savur A Pramod C

2005.

plates and osteosynthesis ortholands

2005-01-01

2005.

Musculoskeketal manifestations in Diabetic patients

1998-01-01 Dr Ranganatha M

1998.

Hydrodilatation and Manipulation under anaesthesia for frozen shoulder

1999-01-01 Dr Vivek Nahar

1999.