Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Department of Orthopaedics at the Kasturba Medical College, Manipal is India’s premier orthopaedic program standing among top ten in the country. The department was started by Dr. Varghese Chacko in 1967 with a mandate to create knowledge, advance learning, and improve the musculoskeletal health at the community, provincial, national, and international levels. 

Five Orthopaedic sub-specialties in our department allows intense focus of our faculty in the areas of Hand, Upper Extremity & Micro Surgery, Paediatric orthopedics, Spine, Arthroscopy and sports injuries, Joint replacement and complex trauma providing outstanding treatment to all.   

 

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  • A rare case of rubber band syndrome of wrist with distal radius and ulna fracture

    Narayana Kurup, J. K. & Shah, H. H., 01-07-2020, In : Journal of Orthopaedics. 20, p. 60-62 3 p.

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  • Biallelic variants p.Arg1133Cys and p.Arg1379Cys in COL2A1: Further delineation of phenotypic spectrum of recessive Type 2 collagenopathies

    Girisha, K. M., Bhavani, G. S., Shah, H., Moirangthem, A., Shukla, A., Kim, O. H., Nishimura, G. & Mortier, G. R., 01-02-2020, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle