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Dr. Damodaran P R

Dr. Damodaran P R

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MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, MRCS (UK), FRCS - Trauma & Orthopedic Surgery

Joint Replacement Surgeon




Spine Surgeon (Ortho)

24 Years Experience Overall  (18 years as specialist)

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Dr. Damodaran is an orthopaedic surgeon with an experience of 22 years in treating patients with general orthopaedic treatment, traumatology and is also a pioneer in Joint & Replacement surgeries (Hip & Knees).Dr. Damodaran had spent 14 years in the UK to undergo his orthopedic training in different hospitals to gain the experience that he has today. Dr. Damodaran is also trained pediatric orthopaedic surgeon. He is one of the few surgeons in India with both Master of Surgery degree in Trauma and Orthopaedics and FRCS in Orthopaedics from the reputed Royal College of Edinburgh. Dr. Damodaran is also an expert in Joint Preservation Surgery ( autologous chondrocyte implantation, regrow procedure, autologous osteoblast implantation, and other complex osteotomies of the knee & hip. He is also the only surgeon in India who has done Bilateral Osteoblast Implantation at the same sitting with successful outcome. He has successfully completed numerous joint replacement surgeries of the hips & knees. He is also the only surgeon with a Furlong trained Primary & Revision Hip & Knee programme in the country.Apart from his expertise in Orthopaedics and Joint & Replacement, Dr. Damodaran is also a part of the faculty in the Indian Orthopaedic Association UK Chapter to train candidates for the FRCS examinations in Trauma & Orthopedics. Dr. Damodaran has presented numerous papers and articles in conferences held across Europe and published many papers and articles in many international journals. Dr. Damodaran has also given a lot on interviews which have been aired on Indian TV channels and FM stations.Lastly, Dr. Damodaran is a person with a lot compassion which makes him to serve the poor & needy, he treats the needy people at the dispensary at RamaKrishna Mutt, Mylapore weekly once and monthly once he goes to the rural areas of Villupuram and Kallakuruchi for treating the people in need.Currently, Dr. Damodaran is practising at Apollo Hospitals (OMR) as a full time consultant and also at the Chennai Ortho & Spine Center Clinic in Adyar.

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Adyar, Chennai

Chennai Ortho And Spine Center


1st Floor, 25 Besant Avenue Road,, Landmark: Next To Yamaha Showroom, Chennai

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OMR Road, Chennai

Apollo Speciality Hospitals O M R


5/639, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Perungudi, Chennai, Chennai

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Q: Where does Dr. Damodaran P R practice?

A: Dr. Damodaran P R practices at Chennai Ortho And Spine Center - Adyar, Apollo Speciality Hospitals O M R - OMR Road.

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A: Patients frequently visit Dr. Damodaran P R for Joint Replacement Surgery, Knee Braces For Osteoarthritis, Joint Dislocation Treatment. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Practo.

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A: Dr. Damodaran P R has been recommended by 59 patients and has recieved stories from 48 patients. You can read detailed reviews of the doctor on Practo.

Q: What is Dr. Damodaran P R's education qualification?

A: Dr. Damodaran P R has the following qualifications - MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, MRCS (UK), FRCS - Trauma & Orthopedic Surgery. You can book the doctor through the doctor's profile on Practo.

Awards and Recognitions

State Topper in PG Entrance Exam - 2000
Best Doctor Award in MIOT Hospitals, Chennai - 2004


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MBBS - University of Pune, 1997
MS - Orthopaedics - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2003
MRCS (UK) - Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSE), U.K, 2008


The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSED)
Indian Orthopaedic Association
Tamilnadu Medical Council


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2017 - 2017 Orthopaedic surgeon, joint specialist at Apollo specialty hospitals , OMR , Perungudi
2016 - 2017 Furlong's fellowship in Revision hip and knee joint replacements ans arthroscopic surgeries. at worthing and Chichester NHS trust, west sussex, UK
2015 - 2016 Depuy Fellowship in Knee and hip replacement and arthroscopic surgeries. at East Surrey NHS trust hospitals, surrey, London, UK
2006 - 2014 Orthopaedic surgeon and Trauma surgeon, arthroscopic surgeon at Epsom and St helier hospitals NHS trust, Surrey, London, UK
2003 - 2005 orthopaedic surgeon at MIOT specialty hospitals


58646 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1997
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