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Dr. Thomas J Kishen

Dr. Thomas J Kishen

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MBBS, Diploma in Orthopaedics, DNB - Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Fellow in Spine Surgery


Spine Surgeon


23 Years Experience Overall  (20 years as specialist)

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Dr. Thomas Kishen is a Spine Surgeon working at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, India. He completed his basic Orthopedic training (DOrtho) at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal and was awarded the Dr. Premananda Nayak Gold Medal for standing first in the University. Following this, Dr. Kishen trained at PSG Medical College, Coimbatore for the Diplomate of the National Board (Orthopaedics) and was awarded the Professor M.V. Daniel Gold Medal for Exemplary Commitment to Patient Care during this period. He then went on to receive the Dr. Balu Sankaran Gold Medal for standing first in India in the Diplomate of the National Board Exam in Orthopaedics for the year 2001. Dr. Kishen undertook his Spine Surgery fellowship training at Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore and received the ASSI-Depuy Best Spine Research Award during this period. He then spent five years in Sydney, Australia where he underwent advanced training in Spine Surgery at St George Hospital, University of New South Wales. He is experienced in all aspects of non-operative and operative management of spinal disorders affecting all regions of the spine from the neck to the lower back. Dr. Kishen has a special interest in the management of spinal deformities (scoliosis and kyphosis). During his tenure in Australia, Dr. Kishen was involved in teaching at the University of New South Wales and was awarded a Graduate Certificate in University Learning and Teaching. He has published numerous papers in peer-reviewed journals and has contributed chapters to books on Spine Surgery.

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Whitefield, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital


143, 212-215, EPIP Industrial Area, Hoodi Village, KR Puram Hobli, Landmark: 560066, Bangalore

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09:00 - 10:30

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Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital


98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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+ 16

Mon - Tue, Thu - Fri

09:00 - 05:00

Wed, Sat

02:00 - 04:00

Max. 30 mins wait + Verified details

Malleswaram, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital Malleshwaram


8th Main Road, 5/2, 13th Cross Road, Landmark: Opposite to Canara Union, Bangalore

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Tue, Sat

06:00 - 07:00

Max. 30 mins wait + Verified details


Awards and Recognitions

Gold Medal for `standing first in India in the Diplomate of the National Board Exam`in Orthopaedics - 2001
Professor M.V. Daniel Gold Medal for `Exemplary Commitment to Patient Care` - 2000
Dr. Premananda Nayak Award for the `Best Outgoing D`Ortho Student` from MAHE University - 1998
Published numerous papers and contributed chapters to books on Spinal Surgery


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MBBS - Mangalore University, Karnataka, India, 1996
Diploma in Orthopaedics - Kasturba Medical College, 1999
DNB - Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery - DNB board, New Delhi, 2001


Medical Council of India (MCI)


Consultant at Manipal Hospitals


42608 Karnataka Medical Council, 1996
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