Overview

Dr. Karthick Hunse has over 11 years of experience in Joint Replacement Surgeries, both Primary Knee and Hip replacement surgery, as well as navigation assisted computer surgery.
He has assisted in more than 20,000 Orthopaedic Surgeries which include over 1000 hip and Joint Replacements, a few Shoulder Hemireplacements and over 100 Arthroscopic ACL Reconstructions, more than 50 Laminectomy and Discectomies, over 20 Vascular repairs and Microvascular repairs, more than 20 Flap surgeries, over 100 Paediatric  Surgeries, Ilizarov Ring Fixators and & over 10,000 major Trauma cases and Tendon Transfers. He has individually operated over 1000 cases of all Femoral, Tibial Intramedullary Nailings, Humerus Nailing, External Fixators, Hand Surgeries, both bone Forearm Fractures, Humeral Fracture Fixation, MIPPO procedures, Ankle, Calcaneal Fractures.  
 

Education & Qualifications

  • M.B.B.S -Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences, BG Nagar, Mandya 
  • DNB (ORTHO) - Tejasvini Hospital; Mangalore 
  • M.S (ORTHO), Seychelles 
  • Fellowship in Arthroplasty (Buechel Pappas) 
  • Fellowship in Arthroplasty ( DEPUY)
  • Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences
     

Experience

  • Associate Consultant under Dr H P C Khincha at Sagar Hospitals, Khincha Orthopaedic Centre , Bengaluru
  • Consultant at Shikara Ortho Centre, Excel Care Hospital, Bharati Nursing Home, Brindhavvan Arion Hospital , Bengaluru
  • Visiting Consultant at Sagar Hospitals, BGS Hospitals, Malathi Manipal Hospital  and Manipal Hospitals in Bengaluru

Research & Publications

  • Osteoporosis - Changes In Hormonal Levels And Electro Cardiological Activity
  • Relation Of Osteoporosis; Estrogen Level And Periodontitis 
  • Talus Fractures, 8 Years Functional Outcome 
  • Scenario Of TKR - Rotating Platform In India 
  • Presented 1 scientific paper at the All India Orthopedic Conference held at JAIPUR in Dec  2010 
  • Awarded 1st Best Scientific Paper award for “ Relevance of Z score in diagnosing  Osteoporosis” in KOACON 2010 

 

Specializations

  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Navigation Assisted Computer Surgery ( Hip & Knee Replacement)
  • ACL Reconstructions
  • Shoulder Hemireplacements 
  • Laminectomy 
  • Discectomy
  • Vascular and Microvascular repair
  • Flap surgery
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Ilizarov Ring Fixators 
  • Trauma Surgery