Dr. Kannan Kumar

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13 years of experience, MBBS, MS Orthopedics

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About Dr. Kannan Kumar

Dr. Kannan K Kumar is an Orthopedic surgeon with more than 13 years experience in hand and upper Limb surgery. He has done multiple fellowships in hand and upper Limb surgery. he has been a Kleinert fellow[louisville, Dr. paul brand fellow[CMC,Vellore], Shoulder and elbow fellow[NUH, Singapore], Pediatric Hand fellow[TSRH,Dallas, Texas] and brachial plexus fellow under Dr. Doi, yamaguchi,Japan a doyen in his field.

Education and Experience

13 years of experience


MS Orthopedics

Fellowship in brachial plexus, microsurgery & hand

Fellowship hand & upper limb surgery

Fellowship in elbow & shoulder

Fellowship in pediatric hand

He is well versed in in all types of hand wrist elbow and brachial plexus surgeries Proficient in taking care of break plexus injury and other peripheral nerve injury patients

He has further sub specialized in taking care of congenital pediatric limb injuries

All aspects of upper Limb trauma both in in adults and children

Complex shoulder & elbow problems

Brachial plexus & peripheral nerve surgery

Congenital pediatric anomalies

Awards and Recognitions

  • Cervical intradural abscess masquerading as an epidural collection

  • Radioscapholunate arthrodesis using low-profile dorsal pi-plate “Isolated Abductor Digiti Minimi palsy - An unusual case of Guyon's canal compression”

  • Parsonage-Turner Syndrome: Clinical and Epidemiological Features From a Hand Surgeon’s Perspective

  • Radiographic Evaluation of Chronic Static Scapholunate Dissociation Post Soft Tissue Reconstruction

  • Intraosseous Xanthoma of the distal radius – a case report.

  • Pedicled vascularized fibular graft in a flow-through manner for reconstruction of infected nonunion of tibia in a single artery leg

  • Reconstruction of shoulder and elbow function using multiple muscle transfers for cervical spondylotic amyotrophy

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