Dr Jithendra Kumar G P

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Dr Jithendra Kumar G P

MBBS ,MS(Orth)

Orthopedician

Apollo Hospitals Bannerghatta Road
  • 22 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Kannada
  • 579 Recommendations
  •  FRI | 09:00 AM-01:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Dr. Jitendra is highly skilled & an expert in latest techniques with a very high Surgery Success Rate.
  • Minimal Access Knee Replacement Surgery (3-4 inches Incision) *Minimal Access Hip Replacement Surgery (3-4 inches Incision)
  • Minimal Access Unicondylar Knee Replacement Surgery (3 inches)
  • Minimal Access Total Knee Replacement of both Knees under same Anaesthesia HIS EXPERTISE INCLUDES: -Bloodless and Painless Surgery -Metal on Metal Hip Resurfacing Surgery -Arthroscopy (Key Hole Surgery) of Knee Joint, Shoulder Joint -Ligament Surgery of Knee Joint, Shoulder Joint HE HAS SUCCESSFULLY PERFORMED MORE THAN 2000 JOINT REPLACEMENTS SO FAR

Research and Publications

  • Have presented various Papers and Publications at National & International Level Has wide experience in he field of Audit, Research & Teaching

Qualification

MBBS ,MS(Orth)

Work Experience

  • Dr. Jithendra is well accomplished Orthopaedic Surgeon and is our Senior Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore.
  • He is highly trained and has extensive experience of 19 years in the field of Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement Surgery.
  • Before returning to Bangalore, he spent over 14 years in UK where he completed Orthopaedic Specialist Registrar Training Programme. He further underwent Super Specialty Training and gained extensive surgical experience and worked as Specialist Surgeon in Sports Injuries & Joint Replacement Surgery.
  • His advanced training includes: *Arthroscopy Surgeries & Ligament Reconstruction Surgeries at London, UK. *Metal on Metal Hip Resurfacing Surgery for young patients with Hip Arthritis at Oxford, UK. *Minimal Access Surgery and Computerised Joint Replacement Surgery at Houston,Texas,USA. He has successfully performed more than 2000 Joint Replacements so far. He is Registered with General Medical Council, UK and is a Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons, UK Work Experience: He worked as Consultant Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement Surgeon for 5 years in UK. Royal Salford and Hope Hospital, a Manchester University Teaching Hospital (3 years), Manchester, UK and Salisbury District Hospital, UK for further 2 years

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Life Member of Indian Medical Association
  • Member British Orthopedic Association
  • Member American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Life Member Indian Orthopaedic Society, UK
  • Life Member Bangalore Orthopaedic Society

Medical Council Registration

KMC - 27017

Special Interests

  • Joint replacements.
  • Sports injuries.
  • Arthroscopy.
  • Emergency & Trauma Care.
  • Ligaments Reconstruction

Summary

Dr. Jithendra Kumar is a highly skilled Orthopaedician, who has an extensive experience of more than two decades in his field. He has performed several specialized procedures.