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Dr. R.N. Premkumar

Dr. R.N. Premkumar - Orthopedist

Dr. R.N. Premkumar

MBBS , MS - Orthopaedics

Orthopedist , 24 Years Experience

Medical Registration Verified
94% (329 votes)
Have Adequate Experience In Managing Almost All Types Of Musculo-skeletal Injuries Like Fractures, Dislocations, Sprains, Wounds With Tendon, Muscle And Nerve I more..
My mother has been always  suffering from back pain,neck,shoulder pain since her delivery.(18 years)
She has taken several tests and all are normal..
If she is tensed the pain increases or if she overeats also the pain increases...
Pls help me out doctors.

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, Your mom may be having some spinal problem may be in the disc. But pain is partly physical and m ... View Answer

My kid was playing today and my mother pulled her fingers and then she started yelling with pain around her wrist. There is no swelling, she is moving her fingers but she is not lifting her hands and she says it's paining. Took xray also and doctor said there is no fracture.Please help me understand what the issue is.

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, just recheck, pain may be in elbow. generally pulling hand will cause a bone slip out of its lig ... View Answer

Can anyone suggest some gud food for weight gain that need to be follow properly everyday??

Note : for d medium class bachelor

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, take eggs, fried ground nut, pulses in food. these are cheap, protein rich foods for weight gain ... View Answer

Dr i have extra bone in my right knee and it pains a lot what to do, it sometimes pains a lot please advice

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, This can't be advised online. You have to see an Ortho doctor. If you have already consulted, ... View Answer

Doctor I m suffering from back pain.. In x-ray it shows I have lumbar spondylitis...
After completing medicine course as given by doctors I had a relief for 2 month but it again strike to me..

Is physiotherapy(ceragem) is helpful in this... Please suggest...

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, if your x-ray shows spondylitis, then it is significant for your age. Only treatment for this is ... View Answer

Hi, i am using a fat burner to reduce my body fat, is fat burner is safe to use?? How many capsules can be taken per day? Also can iy b taken daily by with trainer's guidance???

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, There is no fat burner medicine. you have to exercise to burn fat. there is no shortcut. Regard ... View Answer

Hello sir,
      Iam shashank and iam 18years old. My height is 5.8 feet but my weight is just 52.iam underweight. Please suggest me the diet to gain  weight. I want to see the change in 1 month.

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, Body weight is pure mathematics. weight gain = Intake calories - Output calories. To gain weight ... View Answer

Hi. I am suffering a neck pain for about 2-3 months. It's not that much painful. But I can feel it in the muscle in the left bottom side of my neck.
I am on desktop/laptop and mobile most of the time.
What do you suggest to do? Like any exercise would do for me? Now I am not in any exercise.
Thanks..

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

Hi, Probably you may be suffering from cervical disc disease. First you should avoid prolonged abnor ... View Answer

I had neck
pain and consulted with ortho specialist. He advised to do MRI.

The result shown as mild posterior disc bulge at C5-C6 &C6-C7 with minimal impingement of C6-C7.
Mild disc bulge at Ç3-C4 & C4-C5
No significant nerve root

Doctor advised to do physiotherapy and few tablets
I'm scare .pls help

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, nothing to worry. this is a common problem. you need proper postural advice and regular neck ex ... View Answer

Few month before I had neck pain and consulted with orthopedics doctor. He suggested Xray,MRI and few tablets.
In Xray report shown as loss of normal cervical lordosis, represent muscle in spasm.

Is there required MRI and also suggest the doctor (orthopedics or neurologist)

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Dr. R.N. Premkumar answered

hi, Most common reason for neck pain is disk problem. It may lead to pain in shoulder and along enti ... View Answer

Velachery

, Chennai

Ramya Ortho Clinic

#55, Velachery Main Road, Landmark : Near Yoga Narasimha Temple & Opposite Dhandeeswaram Bus Stop, Chennai

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MON - SAT

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

SUN

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

INR 300

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

Mandaveli

, Chennai

Sri Ranga Hospital

New No.4, Old No.30, Devanathan Street, Mandaveli, Chennai

MON - SAT

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

INR 250

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

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a week ago
Visited For Bone Fracture
Hi ...
I went to him with little fracture in my hand.
He said it is not so serious...wear the hand bag for 3 weeks ....now it is 2 weeks...

And the main thing is he is very kind...
He answer us kindly
Hi ...
I went to him with little fracture in my hand.
He said it is not so serious...wear the hand bag for 3 weeks ....now it is 2 weeks...

And the main thing is he is very kind...
He answer us kindly for what we ask without irritating.... He is a good Doctor....
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a year ago
Visited For Foot Pain, Knee Pain
Had Pain In the knee sides,foot in both legs for almost 3 weeks and for the past 3 days it was severe pain and couldn't use my right leg at all..Just queried for MS ortho and found good reviews for thi Had Pain In the knee sides,foot in both legs for almost 3 weeks and for the past 3 days it was severe pain and couldn't use my right leg at all..Just queried for MS ortho and found good reviews for this doctor..consulted and was given tablets and ointment to be taken.The next morning,pain gone..just a miracle..shall highly recommend Dr.Prem Kumar.
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a year ago
1) The diagnosis was Accurate but the Doctor follows unethical practices.
2)He himself gave me medicines and included it in the bill. I feel this is wrong as he does not have any knowledge of the cas
1) The diagnosis was Accurate but the Doctor follows unethical practices.
2)He himself gave me medicines and included it in the bill. I feel this is wrong as he does not have any knowledge of the cash we have in hand or we could get the same medicines at a pharmacy at a good discount of 15%.
3)He sold me a sample copy of a pain reliever ointment(given by the medicine company) which was not meant to be sold.
4) He does not prescribe the best medicines. He only prescribes the medicines that he has in stock at his clinic. He prescribed me a tablet which he had with him. And later his compounder brought a new stock of medicines, he simply swapped that tablet with the new medicine that had arrived and said that this was more effective. My question is why was this not prescribed in the first place. This is bad from a doctor as he tried to sell me a sub- standard medicine because he only had that in stock instead of giving me the best medicine for my problem
4) He does not provide a break up of the bill. I calculated the price myself and I ended up paying about Rs.50 more (even after including the sample copy ointment )
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a month ago
************ ** *** **** ***** ****** * **** **** ****. I met with an accident last year and broke my right collar bone was advised for a surgery by some leading hospitals. I didn't feel like having a ************ ** *** **** ***** ****** * **** **** ****. I met with an accident last year and broke my right collar bone was advised for a surgery by some leading hospitals. I didn't feel like having a surgery and hence met Dr.Prem on my third consultation. The moment doctor reviewed by situation and the X-Ray he confidently told it will heal on its own and absolutely ruled out the need for a surgery. He had a methodical approach and recommended exercises at the right stage of healing. My fracture got healed exactly within the time frame he mentioned. I have referred a lot of my friend and relatives and this feedback is collective of them. I would certainly recommend Dr.Prem for Ortho related issues.









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Musculoskeletal Infections
Pain Management Counseling
Knee Pain Treatment
Limb Deformities
Shoulder Pain
Neck Pain Treatment
Hip Pain Treatment
Spondylitis
Osteoporosis Treatment
Hand Pain
Trauma Surgery
Excercise Therapy

Specializations

Orthopedist

Education

MBBS - Madurai Medical College, 1992

MS - Orthopaedics - Madurai Medical College, 1996

Verification Pending

Experience View all (5) View less

2003 - Present Consultant at Ramya Ortho Clinic
2008 - 2010 Ortho Surgeon at Parvathy Ortho Hospital
2005 - 2008 Assistant Professor at Chettinad Medical College Hospital
2003 - 2006 Consultant at CSI Kalyani Multi Speciality Hospital
2000 - 2003 Specialist Ortho Surgeon at King Khalid General Hospital, Riyadh

Memberships

Tamilnadu Medical Council

Registrations

50833 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1992

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Most orthopaedic problems can be managed by simple means. Improper execution of latest Hi-tech treatment is worser than simple treatment.

  1. Fractures - Don't panic! Only a very few fractures are real emergency - eg. Displaced fractures around elbow in children, fracture neck of femur at [...]

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2015-10-01 22:31:31


Most orthopaedic problems can be managed by simple means. Improper execution of latest Hi-tech treatment is worse than simple treatment.

Fractures - Don't panic! Only a very few fractures are real emergency - eg. Displaced fractures around elbow in children, fracture neck of femur [...]

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