Dr.G. Balasubramanian Orthopedic Surgeon in Coimbatore

Dr.G. Balasubramanian

Orthopedic Surgeon, Coimbatore

MS, DNB, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr & Orth) UK

  • 19 Years Experience
  • 1 Hospital


  • Went to United Kingdom and worked in many Internationally renowned orthopaedic centres including The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt orthopaedic hospital at Oswestry, The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital at Birmingham, and The Hartshill orthopaedic centre
  • He was working in Oswestry with Professor Richardson he got excellent training in Hip surgery especially Hip Resurfacing and Hip Arthroscopy
  • He worked with Dr. R B C Treacy, one of the inventors of Hip Resurfacing
  • Consultant Hip Resurfacing & Joint replacement surgeon Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbatore, India, From July 2003
Work Experience in United Kingdom 
  • Senior Registrar in Trauma & Orthopaedics, July 2002 
  • Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry United Kingdom, April 2003 
  • Senior Registrar in Trauma & Orthopaedics, July 2001 
  • Stafford General Hospital, Stafford, United Kingdom, June 2002
  • Specialist Registrar in Trauma & Orthopaedics, July 2000
  • North Staffordshire Royal Infirmary, Stoke on Trent, United Kingdom, June 2001
  • Specialist Registrar Trauma & Orthopaedics, July 1999
  • Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, United Kingdom,  June 2000
  • Registrar Trauma & Orthopaedics, August 1997
  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kings Lynn, Norfolk U.K., June 1999
  • Senior House Officer in Orthopaedics,August 1996
  • The Alexandra Hospital, Redditch, United Kingdom, August 1997
  • Senior House Officer in Orthopaedics, February 1996
  • Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Birmingham U.K., August 1996
  • Senior House Officer in Orthopaedics, August 1995
  • Russells Hall & Corbett Hospitals, Dudley U.K., February 1996
  • Clinical Attachment in Accident & Emergency, February 1995
  • Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley. U.K. , June 1995
  • Registrar in Trauma & Orthopaedics, April 1993
  • Kovai Medical Centre and Hospital, India, January 1995
  • Languages : Tamil, English


  • Orthopedic Surgery

  • Joint Replacement Surgery

  • Knee Surgery


  • Hip Resurfacing



  • MBBS from Bharathiar University , 1989
  • MS (Orthopaedics) from Bangalore University , 1993
  • DNB (Ortho) from National Board of Examinations India, 1993
  • FRCS Surgery in General from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 1997
  • FRCS Trauma & Ortho from Royal college of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2003 
  • Graduated from coimbatore medical college coimbatore in 1988
  • Post graduate training in orthopaedic surgery from the university of Bangalore
  • Diplomate of from National Board of Examinations of India

Practice Information

Bragathi Hospital, Coimbatore

Bragathi Hospital, Coimbatore

336, Chinnaswamy Road, New Siddhapudur, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 641044

Achievements & Contributions

  • He was awarded fellowship (FRCS) by Royal college of surgeons of Edinburgh in Trauma and Orthopaedic surgery after successfully completing intercollegiate examination
  • Recently he has been awarded BEST PAPER GOLD MEDAL PRIZE for his research paper on RELEVANCE OF GENDER KNEE REPLACEMENT at Annual congress of Indian Society of Hip and Knee surgeons.
  • Hip Resurfacing – Paper Presented at TNOA Annual Conference at Chennai, March 2006 
  • Hip resurfacing - Coimbatore experience - Paper presented at Indian Orthopaedic Association Annual conference at IOACON2005 Mumbai in Dec 2005 
  • Hip resurfacing - Coimbatore experience - Free paper presentation at Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association Annual conference at Cuddalore in Feb 2005 
  • Birmingham Hip resurfacing – Oswestry experience - Free paper presented at Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association APOA 14th Triennial congress at Kaulalumbur, Malaysia in September 2004. 
  • Hip Resurfacing – Free paper presented at Orthopaedic Association of South Indian states conducted at Thrissur in August 2004 
  • Paper on ‘SUBTROCHANTERIC FRACTURES FIXED WITH AO UFN' - Presented at East Anglian Orthopaedic club meeting in Norwich, 7 Nov’ 1998 
  • Poster presentation on ‘ACUTE CALCIFIC TENDINITIS OF GLUTEUS MEDIUS BOA Annual congress at Glasgow, UK, in September 1999 
  • Paper presentation on ‘HABITUAL SUBLUXATION OF SCAPHOTRAPEZIUM’ at BOA Annual congress Birmingham,UK, September 2001 
  •  Paper presentation on ‘ATYPICAL PRESENTATION OF TUBERCULOSIS OF HAND’ at BOA Annual congress at Birmingham, September 2001 
  • Poster presentation ‘SYMPTOMATIC CARPAL COALITION’ at Specialist registrars Annual Research meeting at Oswestry March 2001 
  • Paper presentation on ‘Management of Supracondylar fractures in children’ at naughton dunn club meeting at Oswestry in April 2002 
  • ublication 
  • Paper Published in TNOA Journal – Volume 32, 2006 
  • Paper Published in the journal “INJURY” Vol.29, No.10, 751-756, 1998 
  • paper published in Tamil Nadu Orthopaedic association Journal in Dec 2004
  • British Orthopaedic Association 
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association 
  • Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association

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