Dr. Kiran Kumar Vedavyasa Acharya

Professor and Unit IV Head

Department of Orthopaedics

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Kiran Kumar Vedavyasa Acharya teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    • Is involved in clinical work.
    • Gives operative training to the residents under direct supervision.
    • Helps postgraduates with their theses and dissertation.
    • Guides PhD Projects and other student projects

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Orthopaedics MBBS 7th, 8th and 9th semester
Orthopaedics MS
Orthopaedics D Ortho

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MS Orthopaedics (Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty & Sports Injuries Service) Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 1997
MBBS Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 1992

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Professor and Head of Unit 06/2012 till date
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 05/2002 to 06/2012
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 05/1997 to 05/2002
KMC, Manipal Tutor - Anatomy 04/1993 to 04/1994

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Cartilage regeneration, Cartilage implantation, Biomechanical assessment of the knee, Osteoporosis

Area of Expertise

Arthroscopy and Sports Injuries Cartilage Surgery

Area of Research

Autologous Cartilage Implantation, Stem Cell Therapy, Osteoporosis

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association, 1997.
  • Life Member of Indian Orthopaedic Association, 1997.
  • Life Member of Indian Arthroscopy Society, 2000.
  • Life Member of ISAKOS, 2009.
  • Life Member of SICOT, 2005.
  • Life Member of AO Alumni, 2005.
  • Life Member of MASHAV Alumni, 2005.

Top 10 Publications

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