Orthopedics Department


Knowledge: The student should be able to:

  • Explain the principles of recognition of bone injuries and dislocation.

  • Apply suitable methods to detect and manage common infections of bones and joints.

  • Identify congenital, skeletal anomalies and their referral for appropriate correction or rehabilitation.

  • Recognize metabolic bone diseases as seen in this country.

  • Explain etiogenesis, manifestations, diagnosis of neoplasm affecting bones.

Skills: At the end of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Detect sprains and deliver first aid measures for common fractures and sprains and manage uncomplicated fractures of clavicle, Collis’s, forearm, phalanges etc.

  • Techniques of splinting, plaster, immobilization etc.

  • Management of common bone infections learns indications for sequestration, amputations and corrective measures for bone deformities.

  • Aspects of rehabilitation for Polio, Cerebral Palsy and Amputation.

Department Contacts

Serial No. Name of Faculty Qualification Designation Mobile Number Photo
1 Dr. C.J.ManiKumar M.B.B.S, M.S(Orthopedics) Associate Professor 9848198594
2 Dr. P.Raja M.B.B.S, M.S(Orthopedics) Assistant Professor 9985522772