17 Years Experience Overall (12 years as specialist)
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94% (345 votes)
Dr. Sunil Gurpur Kini is one of the leading orthopedic surgeons in Bangalore. He specializes in hip and knee surgery that includes primary and revision (previously failed) joint replacements, arthroscopies(keyhole surgeries), sports and adult reconstruction. Dr. Kini pursued his post-graduate training at Bangalore Medical College and Research Centre and graduated in 2007. He then moved on to do his senior residency at University College of Medical Sciences where he refined his skills in complex trauma.He then chose to specialize in hip and knees surgery abroad. He worked in the joint replacement and reconstruction unit at Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore first as a fellow and then as a senior registrar. This exposure also got him to perform navigation surgery and also robot-assisted joint replacement surgery which was being established at that time. He also ran independent trauma lists that included the high volume of hip fractures in the elderly. Dr. Kini subsequently obtained a sponsored arthroplasty fellowship at Orthopaedic Clinic, Ludwig Haus, Wurzburg, Germany. He had the opportunity to work with notable surgeons who specialize in revision hip and knee arthroplasty and also learn the direct anterior approach for the hip.Dr. Kini bagged the AOA accredited hip and knee fellowship at Sydney Australia. The 1 year fellowship with professor Warwick Bruce, a renowned hip and knee surgeon at Concord Repatriation General Hospital exposed him to a high volume of joint surgeries. He also picked up the patient specific instrumentation technique for knee replacements and revision hip and knee surgery.Dr. Kini was selected for the highly prestigious senior hip and knee fellowship at the renowned university college hospitals, London which consistently features amongst the top medical universities in the world. This fellowship was under the supervision of professor Fares Haddad, (director of surgery UCLH, director of the institute of sport and exercise health, chief editor of the bone and joint journal) and a highly skilled hip and knee surgeon of international fame. Dr. Kini was independently running lists that included the high volume of joint replacements and arthroscopic surgeries. This fellowship got him good exposure to highly skilled surgeries like hip resurfacing, uni-condylar knee replacement, multi-ligament knee reconstructions, hip arthroscopy and hamstring repairs. This fellowship also gave him the necessary exposure to set up practice in revision hip and knee replacements.Dr. Kini has had a thorough interest in research that has led him to publish a good volume and also present his work on numerous occasions on a global platform. He has published 23 articles till date in indexed journals, presented and co-authored 35 podium and poster presentations at international conferences.He is also a reviewer for indexed journals, most notable being bone and joint journal.
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I have pain Wrist. Then initially i went to ******** **** hosp and met doctor. no change in pain reduce at all. i have changed many doctors about my wrist pain. But finally i got chance to meet Dr Sunil Sir. ** ** *** ***** every doctor has suggested operation for my pain. but dr sunil suggested dont go for operation we will use medicine. with in one week believe it or not pain reduced to 90 per and i always suggest doctor sunil only.. thanks doctor.
R.Padmanabhan(Verified)17 days ago
Visited ForTotal Knee Replacement
I recommend the doctor
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Showing interest in my health issue and giving encouragement . Showed keen interest in my progress
Verified Patienta day ago
Visited ForJoint Pain
I recommend the doctor
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He is very patient doctor and listen through properly. Highly Recommended. He gave genuine advise and consultation. I would like to visit him future.
Ashish Lingamneni(Verified)2 days ago
Visited ForJoint Mobilization
I do not recommend the doctor
Hoped for better:Wait time
Hospital had a lot of insects flying around which was extremely annoying. Wait time was over 45 mins.