Present position- Consultant Orthopedic surgeon - Independent private practice in own clinic and associated hospital of Chennai.
Orthopedic surgeon, Joint replacement, Hip, Knee & shoulder, key hole surgeryDr.A.K.Venkatachalam FRCS Glasgow (UK), M.Ch Orth Liverpool (UK), DNB Orth, MS Orth ( Delhi) (UK Trained)
Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam is an Indian & UK trained orthopedic surgeon.
He has introduced several technological advances, implants, devices and techniques in this region. These are
Conferences- Guest speaker in Abu Dhabi. Papers presented at Indian Orthopaedic association annual meeting 2012.
Teaching experience- Associate professor in orthopedic surgery at Chettinad medical college.
Research-R & D for IMEL (now TTK pharma), an orthopedic implant company 2005.
Specialties: Primary Knee replacement| Revision knee replacement | ACL reconstruction | High tibial osteotomy | Autologous chondrocyte implantation | Cartilage regeneraton with stem cells and scaffolds| Meniscal repair | Meniscal replacement| Meniscal transplant | MPFL reconstruction | Tibial tubercle osteotomy |