Mr Arun Kumar

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBB, MS Orth, MSc. Trauma, FRCS, Diploma Sports Medicine, FRCS Tr & Orth

Year qualified:1992

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Personal profile

Mr Kumar is currently working as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the University hospital of South Manchester (Wythenshawe Hospital). He completed his higher surgical training in Trauma and Orthopaedics on Manchester rotation and then went to Toronto for a fellowship in Lower Limb Arthroplasty for six months, where he gained experience in Uncemented Hip Arthroplasty and Revision Surgery.

He then returned to join another fellowship at the University Hospitals of Leicester gaining extensive experience in Lower Limb Arthroplasty and soft tissue surgery of the Knee, before joining Wythenshawe hospital in Manchester in September 2007.

Mr Kumar was awarded Travelling Fellowship by The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and John Charnley Trust for Fellowship in Canada. Mr Kumar has published over 35 papers in different Orthopaedic journals and remains committed to teaching of medical students and training of Orthopaedic trainees.

Clinical Interests

  • Lower limb surgery
  • Hip and knee replacements
  • Sports Injury Clinic
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Surgery for Patello-Femoral disorders

Professional Memberships

  • British Orthopaedic Society
  • British Hip Society
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • AO Trauma
  • General Medical Council

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