Dr Kumar Amerendra Singh

Associate Professor

Department of Orthopaedics

Qualification: MS (ORTHO)

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Kumar Amerendra Singh is an Associate Professor in the Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics.

    He:

    • Teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students. 
    • Is involved with the out patient and in patient care of the patients of the department of Orthopaedics.
    • Assists in the emergency care of the trauma victims with special responsibility towards Paediatric Orthopaedic patients.
    • Is involved in the various research projects from the department of Orthopaedics.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Semester / Year
Orthopaedics 7th, 8th, 9th semesters (Old Regulations) and PY2, PY3-I, PY3-II (CBME)
Orthopaedics PGY1, PGY2 and PGY3

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MS Orthopaedics Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2010
MBBS Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2005

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC Manipal Associate Professor 10/2020 till date
Manipal TATA Medical College, Jamshedpur Associate Professor 02/2020 to 10/2020
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 07/2019 t0 02/2020
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 03/2013 to 06/2019
KMC, Manipal Senior Resident 2010 to 2013

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1. Surgical management of the congenital dislocation of the knee and hip in children presented after six months of age. B.K, A.R., Singh, K.A., Shah, H. International Orthopaedics, 2020, 44(12), pp. 2635–2644

2. Orthopedic manifestation as the presenting symptom of acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Raj B K, A., Singh, K.A., Shah, H. Journal of Orthopaedics, 2020, 22, pp. 326–330

3. Does the timing of treatment affect complications of pediatric femoral neck fractures? Singh, K.A., Chandankere, V., Shah, H. Journal of Orthopaedics, 2020, 22, pp. 207–212

4. Comparison of plaster-of-Paris casts and Woodcast splints for immobilization of the limb during serial manipulation and casting for idiopathic clubfoot in infants: A prospective randomized trial Singh, K.A., Shah, H., Joseph, B. Bone and Joint Journal, 2020, 102(10), pp. 1399–1404

5. Evolution of legg-calvé-perthes disease following proximal femoral varus osteotomy performed in the avascular necrosis stage:A prospective study Singh, K.A., Shah, H., Joseph, B., Aarvold, A., Kim, H.K.W. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics, 2020, 14(1), pp. 58–67

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Paediatric orthopaedics

Area of Expertise

Paediatric Orthopaedics

Area of Research

Paediatric Orthopaedics

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life member of Paediatric Orthopaedic Society
  • Karnataka Orthopaedic Association
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association 

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