Dr. Venkateshwaran A. is Head of Department at NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Ghoubra and orthopaedic surgeon. Dr. Venkateshwaran was instrumental in establishing the Orthopaedics Department. The NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Ghoubra Orthopaedics Department is state-of-the-art and equipped with laminar flow, image screening and Physiotherapy Unit to complement the management of all kinds of trauma cases, joint replacement surgeries, spine surgeries and sports related injuries.
Dr. Venkateshwaran has post graduate qualifications and extensive experience in orthopaedic surgery, sports injuries, orthopaedic reconstruction and rehabilitation; intensive care, trauma and emergency medicine.
Dr. Venkateshwaran completed his Masters in Surgery (MCh) from Mumbai in 2012. In 2000, he was appointed Registrar of the Rex Ortho Hospital. At this time, Dr. Venkateshwaran undertook additional specialist training in sports injuries, managing anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, arthroscopy, ligament repairs, knee and hip joint replacements and poly trauma fractures. Dr. Venkateshwaran also lectured physiotherapy, nursing, orthopaedic and medical students.
In 1997, Dr. Venkateshwaran joined the Sri Devraj URS Medical College, completing his post-graduate study in 2000. Prior to this he practiced at the K. G. Multi Specialty Hospital, Coimbatore, where he undertook his fellowship and training in Intensive Care and was responsible for all types of emergencies and critical care as well as orthopaedic and general surgeries.
Dr. Venkateshwaran undertook his Medical Studies at the Sri Sidharha Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore University in Karnataka.
Dr. Venkateshwaran is fluent in six languages: English, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu and Hindi with basic command in Arabic.