JAYATEERTH KULKARNI

MS (ORTHO), DNB (ORTHO), FRCS (GLAS), FRCS (TR & ORTH)

FELLOWSHIP IN SHOULDER AND UPPER LIMB SURGERY, UK

FELLOWSHIP IN TRAUMA AND JOINT RECONSTRUCTION, TORONTO, CANADA

SENIOR JOINT REPLACEMENT AND ARTHROSCOPIC SURGEON

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MS (ORTHO), DNB (ORTHO), FRCS (GLAS), FRCS (TR & ORTH)
FELLOWSHIP IN SHOULDER AND UPPER LIMB SURGERY, UK
FELLOWSHIP IN TRAUMA AND JOINT RECONSTRUCTION, TORONTO, CANADA

Welcome

Dr. Jayateerth W Kulkarni is the Head of the Department of Orthopaedics and Senior Joint Replacement Surgeon in Fortis Hospital, Cunningham Road, Bangalore. He has specialized in joint replacement surgery of the knee, hip, shoulder, elbow, and other joints. His practice also includes arthroscopic surgery and trauma surgery.

Dr. Kulkarni did his post-graduate training in orthopedics at PGIMER Chandigarh. He then continued his training in England. He was selected as a Specialist Registrar in Orthopedics on the higher surgical training programme of Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals, London. This was a four-year training programme at the end of which he passed the FRCS (Orth) examination.

He then undertook fellowship training in shoulder and upper limb surgery in the UK. He followed it up with a fellowship in trauma and joint reconstruction in Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

JAYATEERTH KULKARNI
MS (ORTHO), DNB (ORTHO), FRCS (GLAS), FRCS (TR & ORTH)
FELLOWSHIP IN SHOULDER AND UPPER LIMB SURGERY, UK
FELLOWSHIP IN TRAUMA AND JOINT RECONSTRUCTION, TORONTO, CANADA
SENIOR JOINT REPLACEMENT AND ARTHROSCOPIC SURGEON

There have been a number of developments in the field of joint replacement such as minimally invasive surgery, computer navigation, patient-specific (custom-fit) replacement, newer prosthetic designs like hip resurfacing, partial knee replacement, patello-femoral replacement, trabecular metal augments, etc. Dr. Kulkarni has the training and exposure to these and uses them in his clinical practice.

Education

MBBS Karnatak University, Dharwar

MS (Orthopaedics) PGIMER, Chandigarh

DNB (Orthopaedics) National Board of Examinations, New Delhi

FRCS (Glasgow) Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow

FRCS (Tr. & Orth.) Royal College of Surgeons, UK

Fellowship in Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgery Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, UK

Fellowship in Trauma and Joint Reconstruction Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Canada

Teaching Experience

Senior Resident in Orthopaedics PGIMER, Chandigarh

DNB Tutor HOSMAT Hospital, Bangalore

Faculty at National & Regional conferences, hands-on workshops & cadaveric skills courses

Areas Of Interest

Hip Replacement

Knee Replacement

Sports Medicine

Arthritis

Publications

Use of Demineralized Bone Matrix to Bridge Segmental Bone Defects J.W.Kulkarni, M.S.Dhillon, S.S.Gill, B. N.Datta and O.N.Nagi Bulletin PGI 1993;27:151-157.

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS

Indian Orthopaedic Association

Indian Medical Association

Indian Arthroscopy Society

Indian Society of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Bangalore Orthopaedic Society

Faculty

Knee Replacement Workshop Coimbatore

Cadaveric Acetabulo-pelvic Fracture Workshop IOACON Bangalore

Hands-on workshops and Cadaveric skills courses on hip and knee replacement at national and regional conferences

Role of Tranexamic Acid in Trauma KOACON, Bangalore

BOSCON Bangalore

ACL Reconstruction Arthro Bengaluru

Focus Knee Arthroscopic surgery of the knee

Research Experience

Healing of Segmental Bone Defects by Demineralized Bone Matrix - An experimental study in rabbits. PGIMER, Chandigarh

Clinical Appointments & Work Experience

Fellowship in Trauma and Joint Reconstruction Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Canada

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and DNB Tutor HOSMAT Hospital, Bangalore

Honorary Consultant in Orthopaedics HAL Hospital, Bangalore

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon CMH Hospital, Bangalore

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore

Fellowship in Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgery Brighton, UK

Residency Training in Orthopaedics (MS Ortho) PGIMER, Chandigarh

Specialist Registrar in Orthopaedics, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals Rotation, London Higher Surgical Training Programme, South-East Thames Region, UK

Senior Resident Orthopaedics PGIMER, Chandigarh

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