Oomen Mathew Dr.

Specialities
Orthopaedics
Languages
English, Malayalam, Hindi, Tamil

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Nationality
Indian
Summary
Dr. Mathew obtained his Masters in Orthopaedics from Manipal Academy of Higher Education following which he joined Pushpagiri Medical College as Assistant Professor, gaining wide experience in the management of spine and joint disorders, trauma and fracture surgeries. He also worked in the Paediatric Orthopaedics unit handling a wide range of congenital and developmental childhood orthopaedic problems. He also underwent the basic knee arthroscopy and sports medicine training by the Indian Arthroscopic society. He achieved his Fellowship in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty at the prestigious Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, which is an internationally renowned orthopaedic speciality hospital and performs around 10 to 15 hip and knee replacements a day. He then obtained his MCh Orth degree from Dundee university, UK and worked in the knee surgery unit at Ninewells hospital, Dundee, one of the largest surgical teaching hospitals in Europe and also obtained the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He then returned to India and took over as Associate Professor and chief of the Joint Diseases unit at Pushpagiri medical college.
His clinical expertise includes the surgical and conservative treatment of arthritis and other joint-related problems, paediatric orthopaedics, spine and back care and sports medicine. Procedures he performs include hip and knee joint replacement, knee arthroscopy, fracture surgeries, deformity corrections, joint manipulations and intra-articular injections.

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MS (Orth)
MRCSEd
MCh Orth (UK)
F. Arthroplasty

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