Dr Nikhil Hegde

Senior Resident

Department of Orthopaedics

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Involved in the teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate students in KMC. Also involved in the academic training of allied health students.

    Actively involved in out-patient and in-patient care and taking care of emergency and trauma patients.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Orthopaedics MBBS 7th, 8th and 9th semester
Orthopaedics MS 1st,2nd and 3rd year

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MS Orthopaedics Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2019
MBBS MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital,Bangalore. Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences 2015

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC Manipal Senior Resident 18/7/2019 to date

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1. Operation theatre protocol for COVID-19 cases requiring orthopaedic surgery: A workflow without altering the existing infrastructure. Bhat, A.K., Vijayan, S., Acharya, A.M., ...Kanhangad, M.P., Hegde, N. Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma, 2021, 17, pp. 163–168

2. Disappearing pulse: proximal humerus fracture with acute thrombosis of axillary artery. Hegde, N., Kundangar, R.S., Nishanth, A., Bhat, S.N. BMJ case reports, 2021, 14(4)

3. Valgus-impacted fracture of neck of femur in a 12-year-old child. Murali, S.D., Hegde, N., Shah, H. BMJ Case Reports, 2021, 14(3), e240707

4. The Middle Trunk Fascicle: A Simple, Effective Nerve Transfer for Suprascapular Nerve in Upper Brachial Plexus Injuries. Acharya, A.M., Bhat, A.K., Hegde, N. The journal of hand surgery Asian-Pacific volume, 2021, 26(1), pp. 107–111

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Trauma, Spine, Arthroscopy

Area of Expertise

General trauma

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Life member of Karnataka Orthopaedic association

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