Staff Profile
ADMINISTRATIVE DEPARTMENT
  Director
Dr. CHANDRASHEKAR H.S.
M.S. (Ortho)
He has a fellowship in Arthroplasty from USA and has done the basic and advanced trauma courses held by AO. His special interests are in managing primary and revision joint replacement, complex pelvic and acetabulor fractures, limb corrective surgery by Illizarov technique and spine surgeries. He has 12 papers and 2 publications and 24 years of experience.
 Chief Administrative Officer
NAGAHANUMAIAH G.H. K.A.S.



Finance Officer (I/c)
VASUDEVA RAO K.S.


Resident Medical Officer
Dr. BHARATH RAJ B.S. M.S.(Ortho)
He has 3 years of experience and is interested in managing orthopaedic trauma cases especially polytrauma and critical cases.


FACULTY and OTHER STAFF
DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPAEDICS (Head of the Units)
Dr. CHANDRASHEKAR H.S. M.S.(Ortho)
Professor and HOD, Chief Unit – I
He has a fellowship in Arthroplasty from USA and has done the basic and advanced trauma courses held by AO. His special interests are in managing primary and revision joint replacement, complex pelvic and acetabulor fractures, limb corrective surgery by Illizarov technique and spine surgeries. He has 12 papers and 2 publications and 24 years of experience.
Dr. SHIVA KUMAR Y.S. M.S.(Ortho)
Professor, Chief Unit – II
He has 19 years of experience and 1 paper. He has special interest in pelviacetabular fractures, advanced lower limb trauma management, and primary and revision hip & knee arthroplasty.
Dr. PRAKASHAPPA T.H. M.S.(Ortho)
Professor, Chief Unit - III
He has 17 years experience and 2 papers. His special interests are Joint replacements, pelvic fractures and arthroscopy.  He is trained in arthroscopy and is specially focused  on managing difficult non union cases, limb lengthening and deformity corrections.

Dr. MADAN MOHAN BALLAL M.S.(Ortho)
Professor, Chief Unit - IV
He has 14 years of experience. He has special training in Sports injuries and Arthroscopy. He has 1 publication and 07 papers. He was a faculty for the Indian Arthroscopy conference 2014, Faculty for Indo US shoulder conference 2011. He was Team doctor for Indian Davis Cup Team 2013-14 and Team Doctor for Bangalore Football Club.
DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPAEDICS (Assistant Professors, Lecturers)
Dr. BHARATH RAJ B.S. M.S.(Ortho)
Assistant Professor
He has 3 years of experience and is interested in managing orthopaedic trauma cases especially polytrauma and critical cases.
Dr. RAMA SUBBAREDDY M.S.(Ortho)
Assistant Professor
Consulting Orthopaedic Surgeon
He was ex-professor and HOD of Department of Orthopaedics, MVJ Medical College, Bangalore. He has 22 years experience in this field and interested in handling trauma cases and replacement surgeries.
Dr. AVINASH PARTHASARATHY M.S.(Ortho)
Associate Professor
He has done a fellowship in Arthroplasty and AO basic and advanced courses. His special interests are in Arthroplasty and trauma. He has 9 years of experience and 2 publications. >
Dr. BASAVARAJ S.K. M.S.(Ortho), M.Ch.(Ortho)
Assistant Professor
He has 9 years of experience. He has done his fellowship in Joint Replacement from Germany in 2008. He was a faculty to Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (KOA) in 2013. He has 2 paper presentations to his credit and his special interests mainly in Joint Replacement surgeries.
Dr. CHIDANANDA K.J.C. M.S.(Ortho)
Associate Professor
He has 6 years of experience and 5 publications. His special interests are knee and shoulder Arthroscopy and management of polytrauma cases. >
Dr. MOHAN N.S. M.S.(Ortho), M.Ch.(Ortho)
Associate Professor
He has 6 years of experience. He has 4 publications to his credit. His areas of interest are Spine, Arthroplasty and Hand Surgeries. >
Dr. SUBODH M. SHETTY M.S.(Ortho)
Assistant Professor
He has done Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery at Fujita Health University, Nagoya, Japan and also got trained for deformity correction of spine in Children and Adults at a German Scoliosis Centre, Germany. He is currently performing Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery using Percutaneous techniques and computer navigation. He has more than 20 years of experience.
Dr. PAVAN KUMAR G. CHEBBI
MS (MS (Ortho) M.ch., (Ortho-UK)
Assistant Professor
He has 7 years of experience and special training in hand surgery, shoulder and knee arthroscopy and complete polytrauma management. He has 3 publications. >
Dr. VIVEKANANDA B.R. M.S M.S.(Ortho)
Assistant Professor
He has 3 years experience in orthopaedics from BMCRI, has 3 International Journal Publications (Indexed). He has 2 National Paper and has attended multiple trauma & Orthopaedic workshops. >
Dr. Dr. SHEKAR M. D Ortho, DNB Ortho
Assistant Professor
He has done MBBS at JJMMC, Davanagere. Post Graduation from Mysore Medical College. DNB Ortho from Sparsh Hospital, Bangalore. He has 6 years working experience in Orthopaedics including 3 years of teaching experience. He has 2 publications in Indexed journals and Fellowship in Arthroplasty and Arthoscopy. Has done AO Trauma course in basic principles of fracture treatment. >
Dr. VINEETH G. MBB M.S. (Ortho)
Assistant Professor
He has done MBBS and MS at Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute. He has 2 international publications on Arthroplasty. He has attended many international Arthroplasty and Arthroscopy workshops. >
Department of Orthopaedics is the main department. It is doing a commendable job in providing immediate and long term care to trauma patients and non-trauma patients. All minor and major orthopaedic ailments from simple fractures to complex hip, knee and spine problems are treated. The department is fully equipped with C-Arms, Arthroscopic system, Imported drill systems and has subspeciality dedicated operation theaters.


DEPARTMENT OF CASUALITY
Dr. GIRISH K.K.
B.Sc., MBBS., PGDGM., DNHE
Assistant Surgeon
He has 21 years of experience. He has special interest in emergencies and Intensive care management and gained special training in CTLS, ECLS and ACLS.
Dr. SURESH L. MBBS
Assistant Surgeon
He has 12 years of experience and has undergone training in CTLS. His special interests are attending emergencies in casuality and ICU.
Dr. UMRANI MBBS, D.Ortho.
Assistant Surgeon
He has 20 years of experience. He is interested in the Management of Polytrauma cases and ortho related problems. He has special interest in Arthroplasty of knee.
Dr. RAHEEL IRFAN DNB (Orthopaedics)
Assistant Surgeon
He has 2 years experience. His interests are Management of Polytrauma and Arthroscopic Surgeries.
Dr. DHARANI CHITRA MBBS, D.Ortho.
Assistant Surgeon
She has 6 years experience and interested in managing casualities and polytrauma cases.
The assistant surgeons work in their speciality departments and also in the emergency wing.


DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL SURGERY
Dr. RAVI SHANKAR K.G.
MS (General Surgery) M.Ch (Plastic Surgery)
Associate Professor & Incharge of
Department of General Surgery
He has 25 years of experience and has special interests in Intensive Care Management and Plastic Surgery. He has presented papers in National Conference of General Surgery and Plastic Surgery. He has undergone training in BLTS and Community Rehabilitation Medicine.
The Department of General Surgery is well equipped to deal with trauma victims requiring emergency laparotomy and reconstructive surgery. The department handles neck injuries, chest injuries and abdominal injuries.

DEPARTMENT OF NEURO SURGERY
Dr. VENUGOPAL
MBBS, DNB Neurosurgery, Fellow in Functional &
Epilepsy Surgery

Consultant Neurosurgeon
He has 6 years of experience. His special interests are endoscopic skull base surgery, functional neurosurgery and minimal invasive spine surgery.


DEPARTMENT OF PLASTIC SURGERY
Dr. VIJAYA RAGHAVA REDDY M.Ch.(Plastic Surgery)
Dr. Vijaya Raghava Reddy has finished M.Ch. (Plastic Surgery) from King George Medical College in the year 2012. He is a recipient of gold medal from President of India. He has worked as Consultant Plastic Surgeon in Kidwai and Apollo BGS Hospital, Mysore. His field of expertise is Microvascular Surgery, Onco Reconstruction Cosmetic Surgery and hand injuries.
The Department has well trained doctors to manage complex wounds and to carry out complex reconstructive procedures.

DEPARTMENT OF FACIOMAXILLARY SURGERY
Dr. ABHINANDAN PATEL
M.D.S.(Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery)
Associate Professor
He has 9 years of experience. He has special interests in managing congenital and residual deformities of upper and lower jaws and associated structures. Trained in Facial Reconstructive surgeries and has done course on Facial Trauma conducted by AO. He also trained in performing oral oncology surgery. He has 2 papers to his name. >
Dr. SRINIVAS MURTHY K.V. BDS, CTLS
Assistant Surgeon
He has 15 years of experience and has special interests in attending emergencies. Completed Comprehensive Trauma Life Support. He has 5 years training management of New Surgical patients, 3 years working in Plastic Surgery. He has special interest in Comprehensive Trauma Care. He has been trained in management of Maxillo Facial Injuries.
Dr. RAJENDRA K.S.
MDS (Russia)
Assistant Surgeon
He has completed 9 years in Management of Maxillo Facial Trauma. He has completed Comrehensive Trauma Life Support workshop. He has one publication. He has been in Management of Emergency Maxillofacial Trauma Patients.
Dr. GIRISH G.
MDS (Faciomaxillary) FMA
Assistant Professor
He has done post graduation in Oral and Faciomaxillary Surgery. Has special interest in Faciomaxillary Trauma & Esthetics Surgeries. He has done Fellowship in Aesthetic Surguries. He has got 12 publications into his credit. />
The department deals with fractures of upper and lower jaws and associated structures including Zygomatic bone complex (cheek Bones), orbital bones and nasal bones. Well trained doctors with well equipped operation theaters and out patient services are providing comprehensive care for facial bone fractures to reestablish a perfect harmony between functional and esthetic components of face. In addition, the department offers cosmetics and deformity corrections and minor dental procedures.

DEPARTMENT OF ANAESTHESIA
Dr. SHIVALINGAIAH P. M.D.(Anaesthesia)
Professor and HoD of Anaesthesia
He is trained in BLS and ACLS conducted by American Heart Association. His special interests are management of polytrauma patients and ICU.
Dr. Dr. LOKESH KUMAR K.S. M.D.(Anaesthesia)
Associate Professor>
He has completed his MBBS from BMCRI, MD from MMCRI with 4 publications. His special interest is regional anaesthesia.
Dr. MALATHI ANIL KUMAR M.D.(Anaesthesia)
Associate Professor
She has 10 years of experience especially in orthopaedic anaesthesia and is particularly interested in Regional anaesthetic techniques. Has attended BLS, ALS & SAARC Conferences. >
Dr. ASHA RANI B.N. M.D.(Anaesthesia)
Assistant Professor
She has completed her MBBS from JSS Medical College, Mysore and her post graduation from Baroda Medical College, M.S.University. Trained in critical care medicine from Manipal Hospital, Bangalore. Further worked in Apollo Hospital, Mysore and Narayana Health Care, has done ACLS & BLS Course and attended National & State Conferences. Interested further in Regional Anaesthesiology and pain management.
Dr. YATHISH L.N. D.A.D.A., D.N.B.(Anaesthesia)
Assistant Professor
Has completed his Diploma in Anaesthesiology from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal and DNB from St. John's Medical College Hospital, Bangalore. He has keen interest in Regional Anaesthesia and Ultrasound guided Nerve Blocks. He has attended BLS and ACLS Course. >
Dr. PRAVEEN KUMAR C.A. D.A.(Anaesthesia)
Sr.Asst. Surgeon - Anaesthesiology
After completion of MBBS from AIMS, Bellure, improvised his skills in Cardiology by working at Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology. Worked at critical care MICU at BGS Global Hospital after completion of his DA from JSS MCH & RC, Mysore. Has got experience working at BMCH&RC, Chitradurga and later as specialist in Anaesthesia in Department of Health and Family Welfare. He has interest in pain management.
Dr. TEJASWINI MALAGI D.A.(Anaesthesia)
Senior Assistant Surgeon
She has attended BLS, Fundamental Critical Care Programme & SAARC Conferences.

Dr. MALASHREE M.D.(Anaesthesiology)
Assistant Professor


Dr. BHARATH M.D.(Anaesthesiology)
Assistant Professor


DEPARTMENT OF UROLOGY
Dr. SHREEHARSHA MALLAPPA AWATI
MS (General Surgery) DNB (Urology)

Assistant Professor and Incharge of Urology Department
He has 2 years of experience and has special interests in Endourology, Andrology, Reconstructive Urological procedures and managing Neurogenic bladder.
The Department is complimentary to other departments in providing trauma care. Emergencies in Urology and Urological injuries are managed. The Institute is planning to acquire Endo Urological instruments to provide urological services to non-traumatic cases with special emphasis on urethral reconstruction, Andrology and Endo Urology.

DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL MEDICINE
Dr. ASHA R. MD (Internal Medicine)
Assistant Professor and Incharge of Department of Medicine
She has an experience of 11 years practicing medicine. She has a fellowship in Diabetes. She has a special interest in Diabetes treatment and management. She is a state-level swimmer, Bharatanatyam dancer and has given programmes in India and abroad.
Dr. VARUN G. MD (Medicine)
Assistant Professor
The Department of General Medicine is complimentary to all specialties in providing medical care to the trauma and other patients. The medical conditions of patients like Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Epilepsy and monitoring of patient in ICU are taken care of. The physician is available on call for all emergencies which need medical attention. Pre-operative evaluation and fitness for surgery are ensured by the department.

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION (PMR)
Dr. SUMALATHA K.B. MBBS, MD in PMR (AIIMS)
Assistant Professor and Incharge of Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
She has 6 years of clinical and teaching experience from AIIMS, Delhi and SGITO, Bangalore. She has interest in Musculoskeletal pain management, Musculoskeletal ultrasound, Injection treatment for various Musculoskeletal painful conditions, botulinum toxin blocks for spasticity, prosthetics & orthotics and Neurological Rehabilitation. She has a gold medal to her credit for best paper presentation.
The Department help in adding life to the years of the patients (Non surgical and post operative) by designing appropriate rehabilitation plan.

DEPARTMENT OF RADIOLOGY
Dr. SATHISH PRASAD B.S. MBBS, MDRD
Assistant Professor & HoD of Radiology
He has 14 years of teaching experience for post graduates in medical college, he has 11 publications, 7 in international journals and 4 in national journals. His special interest are musculo-skeletal imaging and vascular imaging using high end 64/128 slice CT, 1.5 T MRI, colour doppler studies and in obstetric ultrasound.
Dr. RAJESH MURTHY DMRD, FRCE(London)
Senior Radiologiist
Presented paper on Dilated Cardiomyopathy - IRIA 1994 National Conference. Presented paper on NEUROAIDS at International Congress of Radiology at New Delhi 1995. Journal Publication - Choroid plexus cyst significance in IRIA journal 2000. Intereseted in Interventional rediology and Musculoskeletal radiology. Worked in many hospitals as visiting consultant from 1996. Worked in CMC Vellore and Columbia Asia Hospitals as Consultant.
The Department of Radiology is contemporary and well equipped and offers high class imaging facilities. Siemens somatom emotion, CT Scanner, latest CR and DR X-Ray Systems, Sonoline G50 digital whole body colour Doppler System, 500 MA X-ray machine, Portable X-ray machines are available.
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSFUSION MEDICINE
Dr. SHANTHI JYOTHI K. MBBS., DCP
Blood Bank Officer
She has 6 years of experience in General Laboratory and Transfusion Medicine (Blood Bank). She has undergone Induction training on Blood Bank and Blood Components at NIMHANS and Training on RNTCP, ART & STI/RTI.
The transfusion medicine department (Blood Bank) is equipped to carry out separation, storage and issue of blood components. Blood bank is available 24 hours and it conducts voluntary blood donation camps regularly.

DEPARTMENT OF BIOCHEMISTRY
Dr. GOMATHY R. M.Sc., Ph.D.
Professor and HoD of Biochemistry
She has 17 years of experience and has done a special course on Genetic Engineering at at IISc, Bangalore. She has 3 publications.
Dr. Dr.SUMAN DODDAMANI MD (Biochemistry)
Assistant Professor
She has completed her MBBS from SDMCMS&H, Dharwad and post graduate from BIMS, Belgaum. Worked as Assistant Professor for 9 months in BIMS, Belgaum. She has 6 National and International Publications to her credit. She has been awarded with innovative idea award in KRSSDI National conference held in Bangalore in 2013. Her research paper was selected for young scientist award in ACBI Con 2013 at New Delhi. She is a trained NABL internal Auditor. >
The department is well equipped to carry out all biochemical investigations viz, Diabetic Profile, LFT, Renal Function Test, Electrolytes. Extensive quality centre programme is carried out using  CMC Vellore as external control on a monthly basis to ensure the accuracy of reports.

DEPARTMENT OF MICROBIOLOGY
Dr. PRATHIBHA S. MD (Microbiology)
Assistant Professor & Incharge of Department of Microbiology
She has 4 years of experience and has 3 publication. She has undergone Internal Auditors Training programme conducted by NABL and has special interests in hospital infection control (HICC), and academic activities.
The laboratory is being equipped with biosafety cabinet, automated blood culture system, ELISA, and Serum Protein analyser to perform Bacterial, Fungal, Mycobacterial culture and antibiotic sensitivity determination. All stains, serological tests, retroviral tests are being set up to give microbiology services.

DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY
Dr. LAKSHMI K.S. MD (Pathology)
Associate Professor
She has 7 years of experience. The pathology department is fully equipped to carry out Hematology, Histopathology and Cytology services. Stringent internal and external quality control programmes are being conducted to give better quality service. >
Dr. ARUNDHATHI S. MD (Pathology)
Assistant Professor
She has 2.5 years of experience. She has 10 publications to her credit. She has experience in immmunofluresence and IHC. She is a trained NABL internal Auditor. She has special interest in Oncopathology and Cytology. >
Dr. JAYANTHI K.J. MD (Pathology)
Assistant Professor
She has done MBBS and MD Pathology from JJMMC, Deavanagere. She has worked in Narayana Health, Bangalore for 5 years. She is a trained NABL internal Auditor. She has actively involved in getting NABL, NABH, JCI accreditation. She has 2 publications for her credit. Haematology and bone marrow pathology are her areas of interest. />
SPORTS INJURY & ARTHROSCOPY CENTRE
Dr. MADAN MOHAN BALLAL
MS (Ortho)

Assistant Professor and Incharge of Sports Medicine Centre
Sports Injury and Arthroscopy Centre aims to provide comprehensive surgical, rehabilitative and diagnostic services under one roof for specialised treatment of sports and related disorders. The benefits also to be extended to general patients sustaining similar joint injuries. The unit is well versed in handling complex knee injuries and is focused on Arthroscopic reconstruction of ligament injuries and other sports related injuries with minimum amount of inpatient stay in hospital. It has a dedicated operation theatre with a special table exclusively for arthroscopic surgeries. The centre aims to recruit sports medicine specialists, sports psychologists, physiotherapists, nurses and fitness trainers and dieticians. In the long term it aims to act as a pilot to develop the speciality of sports medicine in Karnataka.

SPINAL INJURY CENTRE
Dr. MOHAN N.S.
MBBS, MS(Ortho)

Assistant Professor and Incharge of Spinal Injury Centre

&

Dr. SUBODH M.SHETTY
MBBS, MS(Ortho)

Assistant Professor
The centre intends to provide State of the Art facilities for the management of all types of spinal ailments. It has a team of dedicated, internationally trained and acclaimed spine surgeons providing cutting edge medical and surgical technology. The centre is meant to provide comprehensive management of spinal injury, back pain, spinal deformities, tumours, osteoporosis, etc. In the near future, the plan is to provide motion preserving spine surgeries including disc replacement and dynamic fixation, minimally invasive pedicle screw fixation and decompression, percutaneons ryphoplasty, thoracoscopic / laproscopic fusion and advanced pain and spasticity management techniques. The goal of centre is to reach the lives of thousands of spinal injured every year by providing medical excellence through scientific expertise and to optimize self sufficiency and independence for the rehabilitation of the patients.
The centre is equipped with operating microscope and endoscope for the management of spinal trauma, back ache and spinal deformities. Specialized surgeries like Endoscopic Discectomy, Scoliosis correction, Microscopic cervical discectomy, Anterior and Posterior spinal instrumentation are also done.

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOTHERAPY
Dr. PALANIVELU
MPT in Musculoskeletal Sports

He has 16 years of experience. His special interest are in Spinal cord Rehabilitation, Shoulder Rehabilitation and Knee Rehabilitation. He is assisted by team of physiotherapy technicians.
Dr. LAVANYA V. BPT
Physiotherapist
She is a Physiotherapist serving since 10 years in this hospital. Her special interest are in the field of musulo-skeletal Cardio-pulmonary and neuro rehabilitation.
The Department of Physiotherapy is doing a very good service in rehabilitating the trauma victims. Ultrasound massage, Wax therapy, Muscle stimulation, Hydrotherapy and Rehabilitation measures have been a great boon to patients. Long term Rehabilitation for spinal injury patients with paraplegia and Quadriplegia is offered.
LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CENTRE
Mrs.SATYA MA, MLISc, M.Phil in LISc
Librarian
She has 16 years experience.

he Library has about 1500 books, (Medical and Nursing Subjects) and 11 journal subscriptions. It has a Wi-Fi- Facility and Helinet facility. The library has all latest orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, axillo facial surgery books. It has books on all nursing subjects and important books on Pre, para clinical subjects, Medicine, Medical law, Anaesthesia etc. It subscribes to most orthopaedic journals.
NURSING AND HOSPITALITY
Smt. SUSHEELA M.S.
Nursing Superintendent Grade-I
She heads a well trained team of dedicated Nursing Staff, Paramedical Staff which forms the back bone of the Institute. Prompt service and "Patient care with smile" is the motto of the Nursing Staff.