Podiatrician in Chennai

Dr Prem Kumar

MBBS, MS General Surgery, Fellowship in Podiatric Surgery

Work Experience

10 yrs+

Registration No

89930

Language

English, தமிழ்

Location

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road Chennai

Speciality And Areas Of Interest

  • Limb salvage in diabetic foot by revascularization and reconstruction.
  • Foot Surgeries includes belowkneeamputations,
  • aboveknee amputations, midfoot amputations,ray amputations,
  • split skin grafting, debridement. •
  • Non-surgicalaspects,deepknowledgeaboutnegativepressurewoundtherapy,
  • hyperbaric oxygentherapy. •
  • Knowledge about various types of pressure dressing and conventional dressings
  • Diagnosing various types of ulcer and treating accordingly
  • Knowledge about various offloading techniques of foot.
  • Knowledge about biomechanics of foot
  • Knowledge about Orthotics and prosthesis of leg
  • Knowledge about imaging and interpretation of foot
  • Knowledge about POVD and revascularization ofischemic foot ulcers.
  • Knowledge aboutinfection and antibiotic aspects of Diabetic foot
  • Knowledge about Diabetic footin relation to other comorbidities PERSONAL PROFILE Treating neuropathy,
  • nail infections, fungal infections,
  • venous ulcers,
  •  Educating patients aboutfoot care,
  • Glycemic control,
  • foot wear advice 
  • Managing Charcotfoot

Work Experience

  • Organization : Apollo Hospitals, Chennai Tamil Nadu Role : Associate consultant-department of podiatry Duration : June 2017 to till date Responsibilities ? lower limb and foot wound management
  • Organization : AMRITA Institute of Medical Science – Cochin – Kerala. Role : Fellowship in podiatric surgery Duration : Feb 2016 – Feb 2017. Responsibilities: • To perform all kinds of diabetic foot surgeries and dressing. PROFESSIONAL STRENGTH
  • Organization : SRM General Hospital – Chennai – Tamil nadu. Role : General Surgeon Duration : Sep 2015 – Feb 2016. Responsibilities: • To perform general surgical Procedures,Diabetic wound management.
  • Organisation : HYCARE WOUND CARE CLINIC Role : Associate wound care consultant Duration : April 2015 -August 2015. 

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  •  June 2017 to till date Responsibilities ? lower limb and foot wound management 
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