Dr. Prashant Kittur

Dr. Prashant Kittur
Joint Replacement Surgeon, Hubli-Dharwad

MBBS, MS (ORTH), DNB (ORTH), MCH (ORTH), MNAMS, FJRS

Dr. Prashant Kittur is a consultant Joint Replacement Surgeon associated with Fortis Suchirayu Hospital, Hubli-Dharwad.After completion of MBBS from J.N.Medical College, Belgaum (year 2000-2006), Dr. Prashant joined Seth G.S.Medical College and KEM Hospital which is considered as one of the prestigious medical institutes in India where he completed his masters degree in Orthopaedic Surgery. Following completion of MS (Orthopaedics) he worked in one of the BMC run Municipal Hospital in Santa Cruz Mumbai, V.N.Desai Hospital for one year which is a high-volume trauma centre.
Later Dr.Prashant joined Seven Hills Hospital Andheri as Clinical Associate in Orthopaedics and worked under the guidance of greats like Dr. V.J.Laheri a reputed Spine and Joint Replacement Surgeon in Mumbai. In the year January 2014 Dr. Prashant joined Sunshine Hospital, Hyderabad as a Fellow in Joint Replacement Surgery & spent a year in learning the tips & tricks of Joint replacement Surgery Under the guidance of Dr.A.V.Guruva Reddy known as one of the legends in the field of Joint replacement.
In Sunshine Hospitals Dr.Prashant got exposure to great volume & quality in joint replacement surgery After completion of his fellowship he had a little stint in Pune’s prestigious Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital as observer for joint replacement Surgery under the guidance of Dr.Hemant Wakankar. After his vast exposure to the field of Joint replacement, Dr.Prashant joined Fortis Suchirayu Hospital as full-time Consultant in Joint replacement Department.

Experience

Specialist Medical Officer, V N Desai Hospital, Mumbai August, 2011 -  August, 2012

Clinical Asssociate, Seven Hills Hospital, Mumbai September, 2012 -  November, 2013

Fellow in Arthroplasty, Sunshine Hospital, Hyderabad December, 2013 -  January, 2015

Consultant, Suchirayu Hospital, Hubli March, 2015 -  Present

Specialities

  • Joint Replacement Surgery

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

  • Osteoporosis

  • Osteo Arthritis Knee

  • Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Oncology

  • Knee Surgery

  • Traumatology

  • Orthopedics

  • Orthopedics & Traumatology

  • Spine and Joint Replacement

Procedures

  • Hip Resurfacing

Expertise

  • Primary Knee Replacement
  • Revision Knee Replacement
  • Primary Hip Replacement
  • Revision Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Unicondylar Replacement in Knee
  • Complex pelviacetabular reconstructions
  • Limb Salvage Surgeries in cancer patients

Education

MBBS, 2006, J.N.Medical College, Belgaum, India

MS in Orthopaedic surgery, 2011, Seth G S Medical college & KEM Hospital, Mumbai, Mumbai, India

Practice Information

Fortis Suchirayu Hospital, Hubli-Dharwad

Fortis Suchirayu Hospital, Hubli-Dharwad

S. No. 29/8,9,10,11 Javali Garden, Opp. To Reg. KSRTC Bus Depot, Off NH4 Highway, Off Gokul Road, Hubli-Dharwad, Karnataka - 580030

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Karnataka Orthopaedic association
  • Indian Orthopaedic association
  • Indian society for Hip and Knee Surgeons.