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Dr. G. Balasubramanian
MS (Ortho), DNB (Ortho), FRCS (ED), FRCS (Ortho) UK
Chief Orthopaedic Surgeon & Managing Director

Dr.G.Balasubramanian was graduated from coimbatore medical college coimbatore in 1988. After completing post graduate training in orthopaedic surgery from the university of Bangalore he obtained Diplomate of National Board from National Board of Examinations of India.

In 1995, he went to United Kingdom and worked in many Internationally renowned orthopaedic centres including The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt orthopaedic hospital at Oswestry, The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital at Birmingham, and The Hartshill orthopaedic centre. He had excellent training in Joint Replacement surgeries especially in Knee replacement and Hip Replacement . While he was working in Oswestry with Professor Richardson he involved in Autologous Cartilage Implantation, a new technique to prevent Arthritis. He was awarded fellowship (FRCS) by Royal college of surgeons of Edinburgh in Trauma and Orthopaedic surgery after successfully completing intercollegiate examination.

Dr. Balasubramanian, has a special interest in Knee replacement and Hip replacement. He had extensive training in this field while working in united kingdom hospitals especially in the world renowned centers like Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopedic Hospital, oswestry, Hartshil orthopaedic center, and Royal Orthopedic hospital, Birmingham. He is a world renowned joint replacement surgeon and hundreds of overseas patients have come to his center for Knee replacement and Hip Replacement. He has done demonstrating surgeries to educate other surgeons in many other centers including Kolalampur. Has given plenty of guest lectures on Knee replacement and Hip replacement. He has done more than 2000 knee replacement and 1000 hip surgeries.


SURGICAL EXPERIENCE


Dr. Bala subramanian, has a special interest in Knee Replacement and Hip Resurfacing and Hip Replacement. He had extensive training in this field while working in united kingdom hospitals especially in the world renowned centers like Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopedic Hospital, oswestry, Hartshill orthopaedic center, and Royal Orthopedic hospital, Birmingham. After returning to India he introduced hip resurfacing surgery in this part of India. He is a world renowned joint replacement surgeon and hundreds of overseas patients have come to his center for Knee replacement and Hip Resurfacing. He has done demonstrating surgeries to educate other surgeons in many other centers including Kuala Lumpur. He has given plenty of guest lectures on Knee replacement and hip resurfacing.

He has done more than 2000 knee replacement and 1000 hip surgeries So far Recently he has been awarded " BEST PAPER GOLD MEDAL PRIZE " for his research paper on RELEVANCE OF GENDER KNEE REPLACEMENT at Annual congress of Indian Society of Hip and Knee surgeons.


FACULTY FOR CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

  •        Faculty for cadaver surgery workshop on "Hip and Knee Arthroplasty" at Chiang Mai, Thailand on 09-09-10
  •       Faculty for workshop on Total knee Replacement at TNOACON Madurai on 7-02-2011
  •       Faculty for workshop on "Total Hip Replacement" during OASISCON 2009 at Cochin on 09-09-09
  •        Faculty for Symposium and workshop on "Current concepts in knee replacement" at Coimbatore on 26-07-09
  •        Faculty for workshop on "Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty" in IOACON2008 at Bangalore.
  •       International Faculty for Hip Resurfacing workshop and performed live surgery in National Arthroplasty course conducted at kaulalumbur Malaysia on 28,29-4-2007
  •       Faculty for workshop on Hip Resurfacing in NZIOACON 2007 at Ludhiana on 20-4-2007
  •       Faculty for Mumbai Resurfacing course at KEM hospital at Mumbai in March 2007
  •       Faculty for workshop on AVN and Hip Resurfacing during Indian Orthopaedic Assn annual conference in November 2007
  •       Organised A National conference on Hip Resurfacing on 24-07-2005 at Coimbatore and Performed live surgery during the conference.
  •       Faculty for Chennai Hip Resurfacing course and delivered multiple Lecturers and Conducted workshop on hip resurfacing on 23rd and 24th March 2006
  •        Faculty for International Symposium and workshop on "Hip Resurfacing - Advances and Newer Thoughts" at Jaslok Hospital at Mumbai on 13th November 2005
  •       Conducted Workshop on ASR Hip Resurfacing and Moderator for Live surgery of the hip resurfacing - One day Conference on Hip Resurfacing at Chennai on 1st October 2005.
  •       Moderator for live demonstration of Hip resurfacing procedure in Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association Annual conference at Cuddalore Feb 2005./span>
  •       Moderator for live demonstration of Hip resurfacing procedure in Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association Annual conference at Cuddalore Feb 2005.
  •       Saw bone demonstration of the BHR procedure & invited lecture on Hip Resurfacing - Oswestry multicenter as part of the Hip arthroplasty workshop in the Annual meeting Andrapradesh. APIOACON - 2003. 17th October , 2003. Hyderabad.

GUEST LECTURES AND PAPER PRESENTATIONS

  •       Guest lecture on Can we avoid complications in Hip Resurfacing? How? In Arthroplasty Symposium at NewDelhi in 1-7-2011
  •       Won Best Paper Medal and cash Prize for his Presentation on Relevance of Gender Knee – Morphometric analysis of Male and Female knee in Indian population during Annual congress of Indian society of Hip and Knee Surgeons at Bangalore in April 2011
  •       Guest Lecture on Ceramic on Ceramic Hip Replacement in TNOACON at Madurai on 7-2-2011
  •        Guest Lecture on Current Status
  •       Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty in OASISCON 2010 at Chennai in 22-9-2010
  •       HIP RESURFACING - Option for young people with hip problem Guest lecture delivered during TNOACON 2009 at Kutralam on 13 feb 2010
  •       Paper presentation on "Simultaneous bilateral knee replacement" at OASISCON 2009 at cochin on 09-09-09
  •       Guest lecture on "Principles of Total Hip Replacement" at OASISCON 2009 Arthroplasty workshop at cochin on 09-09-09
  •       Guest lecture on Choice of implants in fracture neck of femur in Basic Trauma Symposium held at Puduchery in 1-08-2009
  •       Guest lecture on "Complications of Total Knee Replacement" during the symposium on Current concepts in knee replacement" at Coimbatore on 26-07-09
  •       Faculty for Symposium and workshop on "Current concepts in knee replacement" at Coimbatore on 26-07-09
  •       PRINCIPLES OF TOTAL HIP REPLACEMENT Lecture delivered during TNOACON 2009 at coimbatore on 13 feb 2009
  •       HIP RESURFACING APPEARS TO CONTROL AVN? Guest lecture delivered in IOACON2008 at Bangalore dec 2008
  •       TRIBOLOGY OF HIP RESURFACING Guest lecture delivered in ASR workshop in IOACON 2008 at Bangalore dec 2008
  •       TIPS AND TRICKS OF HIP RESURFACING Guest lecture delivered in ASR workshop in IOACON 2008 at Bangalore dec 2008
  •       HIP RESURFACING - A GREAT ANSER FOR ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS Guest lecture delivered in Asia Pacific Arthroplasty society meeting held in Kota kinabalu in malaysia 23-10-08
  •       METAL ON METAL TOTAL HIP REPLACEMENT Lecture delivered in OASISCON 2008 at Pondicherry on 28-7-2008
  •       HOW I DO IT INTERLOCKING NAILING DIFFICULTIES IN CLOSE REDUCTION Guest lecture delivered in TNOACON 2008 at Kodaikanal in feb 2008
  •       HIP RESURFACING FOR ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS Paper presented in TNOACON 2008 at kodaikanal in feb 2008
  •       Hip Resurfacing for Inflammatory Arthritis – paper presented at TNOA annual conference at Erode in February 2007
  •        Medical tourism and Hip Resurfacing – paper presented at TNOA annual conference at Erode in February 2007
  •        Hip Resurfacing for Inflammatory Arthritis – Paper presented at Indian Orthopaedic Association Annual conference at IOACON2007 Delhi in Nov 2006
  •        Functional outcome after Hip Resurfacing –Paper presented at OASISCON2006 conference in Thirupathi in Sept 2006
  •       Hip Resurfacing – Paper Presented at TNOA Annual Conference at Chennai, March 2006
  •       Hip resurfacing - Coimbatore experience - Paper presented at Indian Orthopaedic Association Annual conference at IOACON2005 Mumbai in Dec 2005
  •       Birmingham Hip resurfacing – Oswestry experience - Free paper presented at Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association APOA 14th Triennial congress at Kaulalumbur, Malaysia in September 2004.
  •       Hip Resurfacing – Free paper presented at Orthopaedic Association of South Indian states conducted at Thrissur in August 2004
  •       Paper on 'SUBTROCHANTERIC FRACTURES FIXED WITH AO UFN' - Presented at East Anglian Orthopaedic club meeting in Norwich, 7 Nov' 1998
  •       Poster presentation on 'ACUTE CALCIFIC TENDINITIS OF GLUTEUS MEDIUS BOA Annual congress at Glasgow, UK, in September 1999
  •        Paper presentation on 'HABITUAL SUBLUXATION OF SCAPHOTRAPEZIUM' at BOA Annual congress Birmingham,UK, September 2001
  •       Paper presentation on 'ATYPICAL PRESENTATION OF TUBERCULOSIS OF HAND' at BOA Annual congress at Birmingham, September 2001
  •       Poster presentation 'SYMPTOMATIC CARPAL COALITION' at Specialist registrars Annual Research meeting at Oswestry March 2001
  •       Paper presentation on 'Management of Supracondylar fractures in children' at naughton dunn club meeting at Oswestry in April 2002