Dr.K. Shanmugasundaram

Dr.K. Shanmugasundaram
Orthopedic Surgeon, Coimbatore

MBBS, M.S Ortho

  • Preformed more than 500 replacement surgery, Expertise in Arthroscopy, Ilizarov, Deformity corrections, Club foot correction, Spine surgery etc
  • Orhtopaedic surgeon and Consultant at Prabhu Hospital, New scheme road, Pollachi, 2002 August to 2008 October
  • Languages :English, Tamil, Kannada


  • Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedics

  • Joint Replacement Surgery

  • Spine Surgery

  • Spine and Joint Replacement


  • Arthroscopy knee and shoulder
  • Ilizarov techniques
  • Deformity correction
  • Club foot correction
  • Trauma surgery


  • MBBS from Sri Devraj URS Medical College, Kolar, 1996 
  • MS (Ortho)from JJM Medical College, Parangere, 1999 
  • Fellowship in Hand surgery at Dept of Hand and Plastic surgery with Prof.G.Balakrishnan
  • Course on Plate Ostesnthesis, Acetabular & pelvic reconstruction, annulated screws, Dynamic Hip screw plating, Condyler Screw Plating and Interlocking bnails, held at Ram 
  • Chandra medical college hospital & Research Institute, Chennai, April 2000 
  • Course on Basic Knee Arthroscopy at Sundaram Medical foundation, Chennai, Oct 2001
  • Course on Internal Fixation at Ram Chandra Medical Colege and research institute, March 2000, Chennai
  • National trauma management course, December 2003, Chennai
  • Course on Arthroscopic Surgery at Para Plegia hospital, Ahmedabd, April 2004
  • Course on Clinical approach to low back pain, January 2005, Pollachi 
  • Course on Arthroscopic Excellence at KOA, Kerala, July 2005 
  • Course on Orthopaedic information at little Flower Hospital and 
  • Research Centre, Angamally, May 2006
  • Deformity course & Hexapod Workshop, January 2008, Pune
  • Course on operative Arthoplasty, May 2008, Coimbatore 
  • Course on Correct therapeuric does and calcitriol in Osteoporosis Management, Aug 2008, Sydney, Australia

Practice Information

Private Practice Information

Arathana Hospital

Arathana Hospital

120, Coimbatore Main Road, Opp. N.M Petrol Bunk, Pollachi, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 642

  • (04259) 226040
  • Fax: (04259) 226039

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Presentations Use of fibular street graft in various orthopaedic procedures, December 1998, Jabalpur 
  • Latest advances in Intramedullary nailing, March 2002, Chennai 
  • MIPO for Octogenarian trochanter fractures of TOA, Feb 2003, Kodaikanal 
  • Diagnosis and management of knee pain, Feb 2005, Pollachi. 
  • Best case presentation award on “Ilizarov assisted Ponseti method of idiopathic clubfoot Correction”, Sep 2007, Mangalore
  • Presentaion on FLAPS, Dec 2008, Bangalore
  • Life Member, Indian Orthopaedic Association(IOA), 
  • Paediatric Orthopaedic Society of India(POSI), 
  • Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association(TOA)
  • Kerala Orthopedic Association(KOA)