Dr Vaikunthan Rajaratnam, MBBS,FRCD,MIDT,DipHandSurgery(Eur),DipMedEd - KTPH - Senior Consultant

Dr Vaikunthan Rajaratnam

MBBS,FRCD,MIDT,DipHandSurgery(Eur),DipMedEd

KTPH

Senior Consultant

Yishun, - None - | Singapore

Main Specialties: Hand Surgery, Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery

Additional Specialties: Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Surgery

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Dr Vaikunthan Rajaratnam, MBBS,FRCD,MIDT,DipHandSurgery(Eur),DipMedEd - KTPH - Senior Consultant

Dr Vaikunthan Rajaratnam

MBBS,FRCD,MIDT,DipHandSurgery(Eur),DipMedEd

Introduction

Dr Vaikunthan Rajaratnam graduated from the University of Malaya and is an accredited hand surgeon, medical educator and instructional designer and has practised and taught over the last three decades in Malaysia, the NHS in the UK and Singapore. He regularly conducts teaching and training programs in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Cambodia. He has developed and maintains open online educational programs for Hand Surgery and Medical Education
Detail link
http://www.linkedin.com/in/vaikunthanrajaratnam

Primary Affiliation: KTPH - Yishun, - None - , Singapore

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Education

Sep 2015
Open University Malaysia
PhD Candidate
Jun 2013
Open University Malaysia
MIDT(Dist)
Jun 2009
University of Dundee
Dip Medical Education
Jun 2004
FESSH
Dip Hand Surgery
Joint Highest Mark
Jun 2004
FESSH
Dip Hand Surgery
Joint Highest Mark
Jun 1984
RCS Edinburgh
FRCS

Experience

Jun 2018
Homer Grant
Principal Investigator

Publications

5Publications

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7Profile Views

Managing hand and reconstructive microsurgery service during COVID-19 pandemic: Singapore experience.

Postgrad Med J 2020 Jul 10;96(1137):379-383. Epub 2020 Jun 10.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/postgradmedj-2020-137735DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7316107PMC
July 2020
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Experience with the Use of Splint Caps for the Management of Fingertip Amputation Injuries.

J Hand Surg Asian Pac Vol 2020 Jun;25(2):199-205

Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S242483552050023XDOI Listing
June 2020

Corrective Metacarpal Osteotomy With Intramedullary Screw Fixation: Technique and Case Report.

Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 2020 May 19. Epub 2020 May 19.

Department of Orthopaedics Surgery, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BTH.0000000000000297DOI Listing
May 2020

A model for surgical volunteerism: a qualitative study based in Cambodia.

Trop Doct 2020 Jan 20;50(1):53-57. Epub 2019 Nov 20.

Senior Consultant, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore.

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January 2020
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Operative management of intra-articular distal interphalangeal joint fractures of the hand.

Acta Orthop Belg 2010 Aug;76(4):425-31

Birmingham Hand Centre, University Hospital Birmingham, UK.

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August 2010
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