Our Doctor

Dr. Manohar Babu

MBBS, MS Orthopedics (Gold Medallist), DNB Ortho, MRCS Edinburgh UK
Fellowship in deformity correction and Paed Ortho Canada
Fellowship in adult reconstruction (arthroplasty) Singapore
Fellowship in Hip and knee surgery, Mayo clinic, USA
Fellowship in Paed Ortho Singapore

Academic Qualification

  • Clinical Fellowship – Pediatric orthopaedics and deformity correction (July 2009 – Dec 2009) / Shriner Hospital – McGill University Montreal, Canada / Dr Fassier F
  • Clinical Fellowship – Adult reconstruction - orthoapedics (Jan 2008 – Dec 2008) / Tan Tock Seng Hospital Singapore / Dr Lai Chun Hin - Dr Sathappan SS
  • Visiting clinician - Hip and Knee Surgery (Sept – Oct 2008) / Mayo Clinic Rochester MN USA / Dr Cabanela ME - Dr Lewallen D
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedics (Nov 2006 – Nov 2007) / KK Women and Children hospital Singapore, National University Singapore / Awarded clinical fellow
  • MS - Orthopaedics (Jan 2003 – Dec 2005) / Bangalore Medical College / Rajiv Gandhi Univer sity Of Health Sciences / First Rank for the University (Gold Medalist)
  • MRCS Edinburg UK (Nov 2005) / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / Awarded fellow (Membership)
  • DNB- Orthopaedics (Aug 2006) / National Board of Exams New Delhi / Awarded diploma
  • MBBS (Sept 1995 – Sept 2001) / Bangalore Medical College / Bangalore University / First Class

Work Experience: 14 Years Of Orthopedic And 15 Years Of Clinical Experience

  • Senior Consultant Paediatric Ortho and deformity corrective surgeon (Feb 2010) / Apollo Hospital, Banneraghatta road, Bangalor
  • Senior Consultant Pediatric Orthopaedics and Trauma (May 2010) /Shri Krishna Sevashrama Hospital Jayanagar 5th Block Bangalore
  • Visiting Senior Consultant Pediatric Orthopaedics (Oct 2012) / Vijaya Hospital for Orthopaedics and Trauma Belgaum, Karnataka
  • Honorary consultant – Paediatric orthopaedics (Feb 2010 – May 2011) / Indiragandhi institute of Child health, Bangalore
  • Clinical Fellow – Pediatric orthopaedics and deformity correction (July 2009 – June 2010) / Dr Fassier F / Shriner Hospital – McGill University. 1529, Cedar avenue, Montreal, Canada H3G 1A6
  • Registrar - Orthopaedics (Nov 2007 – June 2009) / Dr Lai Chun HIn - Dr Sathappan SS / Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
  • Senior Clinical Fellow - Paediatric orthopaedics (May 2007 – Nov 2007) /Prof Lee Eng Hin /KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Bukit Timah Road Singapore 229899
  • Clinical Fellow - Paediatric orthopaedics (Nov 2006- May 2007) / Prof Lee Eng Hin / KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Bukit Timah Road Singapore 229899
  • Associate Consultant Orthopaedics (Mar 2006 - Nov 2006) / R.R. Orthopaedic Centre, Shankarapuram, Bangalore.
  • Senior Registrar Orthopaedics (Jan 2006 – Feb 2006) / Dr.Goutam Kodikal / Mallya Hospital. Vittal Mallya Road Bangalore.
  • Postgraduate registrar/AST in orthopaedics (Jan 2003 – Dec 2005) / Prof. Govindaraju DK. / Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital. Bangalore Medical College. Bangalore
  • Resident/Medical officer. Surgical ICU (Jan 2002 – Dec 2002) / Dr Laxman K. FRCS. / Rajshekar Hospital. JP Nagar. Bangalore.
  • Rotating house officer / Internship including Surgery, Medicine, OB&G, Pediatrics (Oct 2000- Sept 2001) / Prof.Chandrashekar. P. / Victoria hospital and Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital. Bangalore Medical College. Bangalore

Diplomas And Certificate Courses

  • IPOSS POSNA (02/12/09 – 05/12/09) / Orlando FL,USA
  • ATLS (25/07/2008 – 24/07/2012) / Singapore
  • BCLS (28/11/2006 – 27/07/2008) / Singapore
  • Paediatric orthopaedic course (25/07/2008 – 24/07/2012) / Singapore
  • CITI (Collaborative IRB training) April 2007 / Singapore
  • IV Sedation course June 2008 / Singapore

Orthopedic Skills:

Expertise and Special interest

  • Club Foot management: Ponsetti and French method with 100 % success rate
  • Neglected Clubfoot treatment including osteotomies and Ilizarov treatment
  • Cerebral Palsy: Holistic treatment with counseling, cast treatment, PERC, Botox treatment, tendon and muscle surgeries, bony osteotomy procedures
  • CDH and DDH treatment
  • All pediatric fractures and fracture related complications
  • Pediatric spine deformity correction
  • Pediatric bone cancer treatment
  • Deformity correction and paediatric orthopaedics
  • Complex pelvic ostetomies, Periacetabular osteotomies
  • Pelvic and acetabular fractures, Complex fracture management
  • Complex foot and long bone deformity correction, cerebral palsy, limb lengthening
  • Hip Joint preservation surgery, Hip resurfacing, Revision hip replacement
  • Highly proficient in all orthopaedic surgeries
  • Vast experience in terms of number of surgeries performed and variety of cases,
  • Worked under internationally reputed surgeons.

Orthopedic surgical experience

He has performed more than 5000 orthopaedic and pediatric orthopaedic surgeries independently in the last 14 years with very good outcome

  • Deformity correction, Club Foot Correction, Cerebral Palsy management, Limb lengthening and Ilizarao fixator application, Orthofix application.
  • Scoiosis correction, Kyphosis Correction,Anterior instrumentation, Anterior interbody Fusion. Veptor application.
  • Deformity correction in Osteogenesis imperfecta. Growth rods
  • Limb lengthening by intramedullary rods.
  • Adult trauma management, complex intraarticular fractures
  • Closed and open intramedullary nailing of all long bone fractures (well versed with all nail systems).
  • Plate osteosynthesis of diaphyseal and metaphyseal fractures and intra articular fractures.
  • Paediatric trauma management, Flexible IM nails in paediatric fractures.
  • Arthroscopic procedures like ACL repair, Meniscal repair, Meniscectomy, Subacromial decompression, Bankart`s repair.
  • Lumbar discectomy.Spinal instrumentation, PLIF, TLIF.
  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery for lumbar discectomy, PLIF, TLIF, Nucleoplasty.
  • Hip surgery: Primary hip replacement, hemi and total both cemented and uncemented. Expertised in anterior and posterior approach. Revision hip arthroplasy for loosening and infections, bone grafting and megaprosthesis. More than 200 hemi and total arthroplasties have been performed.
  • Well trained in Surface replacement. Navigation and free hand.
  • Knee surgery: Primary knee replacement, revision knee surgery. Unicondylar and Bicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Well versed with Stryker, B Braun, and Brain lab navigation. More than 200 knee arthroplastys have been performed.
  • Pelvic and acetabular fracture fixation. Anterior and posterior approaches.
  • Pelvic osteotomies like Salter, Dega, Pemberton, Steel, Chiari, Shelf, Ganz osteotomies.