Dr. Shankar R Kurpad
Dr. Shankar R. Kurpad completed his MBBS from the prestigious St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore in 1996, and further trained in Orthopaedic surgery at the renowned Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore [CMC, Vellore] & was awarded the Diploma in Orthopaedics in 2000 from The Dr. MGR Medical University, and the DNB [Orth] in 2004. He furthered his orthopaedic training in Germany, with a fellowship in Traumatology in Munich in 2002 and a fellowship in Hip replacements & reconstruction in Dresden in 2006. A keen researcher and an academician, Dr Shankar has presented papers at various regional & national level conferences & has authored and co-authored several publications in his field of expertise. He has also been a speaker at conferences, and delivered guest lectures at various regional and international meets. Driven by strong social commitment, he has partnered with various NGOs and organized free medical camps for needy persons with deformities in medically under serviced regions in Karnataka.
- Hip joint reconstruction & replacement
- Complex fractures
- Fractures involving joints
- Deformity correction
- General orthopaedic problems such as orthopaedic infections
Total Experience: More than 10 years