Department of Spine is headed by Dr.karthikeyan.He is highly skilled and a trained SPine surgeon. He has a high volume of successfully operated patients across the world.
Medical Education 1997: Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, Coimbatore medical college, TamilNadu, Dr MGR Medical University, Coimbatore
Postgraduate Education 2000: Diploma in Orthopaedics ,Sri Ramachandra Medical College, ,Sri Ramachandra Deemed University, Chennai
Postgraduate Education 2002: Diplomate in National Board,Madras Medical college,Chennai
International Meets / Conferences :
FACULTY: Scoliosis Week, AO Spine, 2008
CHAIR PERSON: Spondylolysthesis –Insitu vs Reduction, TNOA, 2009.
Special Interest :
ANTERIOR CERVICAL DISCECTOMY
SPINAL INSTRUMENTATION FOR INFECTIONS (TB, PYOGENIC) AND TUMOURS
FRACTURE FIXATION FOR CERVICAL, THORACIC,LUMBAR SPINE BOTH ANTERIOR AND POSTERIOR FIXATIONS.
DEGENERATIVE SPINE(ANTERIOR LUMBAR INTERBODY FUSION, POSTERIOR LUMBAR INTERBODY
FUSION,TRANSFORAMININAL INTERBODY FUSION)
DEFORMITY CORRECTION (SCOLIOSIS,KYPHOSIS)