Dr Phani Kiran S

Dr Phani Kiran S

M.B.B.S, M.S (ORTHO), D.N.B (ORTHO), F.N.B. (SPINE SURGERY)

Senior Consultant - Spine Surgeon

Locations :

Perumbakkam, Chennai

Adyar, Chennai

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Biography

Dr Phani Kiran is also an esteemed member of professional bodies of Orthopaedic and Spine surgery like the AO Spine(Asia-Pacific), Association of Spine Surgeons of India(ASSI), Neuro-Spinal Surgeons Association of India(NSSA), Indian Orthopaedic Association(IOA), Tamil Nadu Orthopaedic Association(TNOA) among others.

Dr Phani Kiran is an adept spine surgeon with an overall experience of 15 years. He is a National Board certified Spine Surgeon (FNB Spine Surgery) and has a rich experience of performing over 3000 spine surgeries over 15 years including complex spinal deformity correction surgeries. He has been trained in one of the top three medical colleges (MAMC, Delhi University) in India by securing top ranks on merit basis.

He ranked 3rd in a national level entrance exam for Fellowship of National Board(FNB) and complete two years of training in spine surgery in 2011. He has demonstrated an excellent track record of good results in patients who underwent spine surgery over the last 10 years at this hospital.

Professional Experience

15 Years of Experience

    Work Experience:

  • Senior Consultant Spine Surgeon: At Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Chennai (November 2018 - till date).

  • Consultant Spine Surgeon: At Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Chennai (November 2011 - October 2018).

  • Senior Registrar in Spine Surgery: at MIOT Hospitals, Chennai (March 2011 to June 2011)

  • Fellowship of National Board (FNB) in Spine Surgery, 2009-2011 (MIOT Hospital)

  • Senior Resident Orthopaedic Surgery: in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College and associated Lok Nayak Hospital. (May 2006 to Jan 2009)

  • Postgraduate trainee: Scored 3rd rank in Delhi PG entrance to obtain MS Orthopaedics in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College and associated Lok Nayak Hospital. (May 2003 to April 2006).

  • Spine Surgery visiting fellowship: At Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong University, 2012 and at University Clinic of Bonn, Germany, 2015

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Education

  • M.B.B.S : Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, New Delhi

  • M.S. Orthopaedic surgery: Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, New Delhi (May 2003 to May 2006).

  • DNB Orthopaedic surgery, 2007, National Board of Examinations.

  • Fellowship of National Board (FNB) in Spine Surgery, 2009-2011 (MIOT Hospital)

  • Medical Council registration:

  • Delhi Medical Council - M.B.B.S., M.S. Orthopaedics, D.N.B. Orthopaedics. – (DMC/R/01061)

    Tamilnadu Medical Council - M.B.B.S., M.S. Orthopaedics, D.N.B. Orthopaedics (98871)

Expertise

  • Endoscopic spine surgery - Full endoscopic lumbar discectomy, Endoscopic lumbar decompression (Lumbar canal stenosis surgery)
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Spinal fusion procedures
  • Treatment of Spinal injuries and fractures
  • Osteoporotic spinal fractures - Vertebroplasty, Balloon Kyphoplasty.
  • Cervical Spine surgery :
    • Upper cervical spine surgery : O-C1, C1-C2 fixation procedures.
    • Cervical disc replacement as well as fusion surgeries
    • Cervical decompression surgeries
  • Spinal infections & Spinal tumour surgery
  • Spinal deformity surgery :
    • Scoliosis correction
    • Kyphosis correction
    • Spondylolisthesis - surgical treatment
  • Injection procedures for disc prolapse and spinal pain

Membership

Professional affiliations:

  • Life Member of Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI)
  • Member of Neuro-Spinal Surgeons Association of India (NSSA)
  • Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS)
  • Member of Indian Orthopaedic Association AO Spine Member since 2012. (IOA)
  • AO Spine India Council delegate for South zone (elected 2018-2020)
  • Reviewer for European Spine Journal
  • Executive Committee member of Neuro-Spinal Surgeons Association of India (NSSA)

Publications

  • Author of chapter on “Natural history of degenerative changes in lumbar spine” in WFNS (World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies) Spine Committee Text book of Surgical Management of Lumbar Disc Herniation.
  • Author of review article in Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma, 2021: Minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion — a narrative review on the present status.
  • Author : Indian Spine Journal Jan 2021: Infliximab-related tubercular spinal epidural abscess without osseous involvement in a patient with Crohn’s disease: A case report.
  • Author : Case report in Journal of Spine Surgery 2014: A C7 Chordoma Masquerading as Spinal Tuberculosis.
  • Author : Functional restoration after early tendon transfer in high radial nerve paralysis.” Journal of Hand Surgery (European Volume) 2011.
  • Author “Subdural Empyema following skull traction: A rare presentation of a rare complication.” In Delhi Journal of Orthopaedics. Jan 2005.
  • Thesis publication: “To study the efficacy of Subcutaneous and Submuscular Anterior transposition of Ulnar nerve for Ulnar nerve entrapment at elbow.” for the award of degree of Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics, University of Delhi. 2005.