Consultants

Dr. Ashok Kumar
Dr. Ashok Kumar PS
MS (Ortho)

SpecialityArthroplasty & Joint Reconstruction

Dr. Ashok Kumar PS

Studied medicine at the Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University. Completed his Masters in Orthopaedics from Sri Ramachandra Medical University in 2006 under able guidance of Prof. SSK Marthandam. Following surgical training in orthopaedics, he worked as a Registrar at Vijay Hospitals, Chennai. In the year 2007 he has joined Apollo Hospitals in 2007 in the Spine & Joints Reconstruction Unit, headed by Dr. Sajan K Hedge & Dr. Pichai Suryanarayan. He completed his Arthroplasty & Adult Joint Reconstruction Fellowship from Dr. P Suryanarayan’s Unit, subsequently in 2013 he has become a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai.

Currently he is a Consultant at Asian Joint Reconstruction Institute (AJRI), SIMS Hospital, Chennai from 2014.

He has been trained in Navigation Assisted Total Knee Replacement in Hospital Joseph Ducuing, Toulouse, France. He has specialized in COMPUTER ASSISTED SURGERIES (NAVIGATION) in Total Knee Replacement, management of periprosthetic joint infection, Partial / Unicondylar knee replacement

He has acquired a special training in Cementing technique in hip arthroplasty at Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Centre of the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, UK. He has vast experience in managing geriatric (elderly) hip fractures

He is in charge of Fellowship Program of AJRI and South Indian arthroplasty Academy

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