Dr. Ashok Kumar

Dr. Ashok Kumar is a well known, reputed and highly experienced Orthopaedic surgeon. He com-pleted his MS Orthopaedics and subsequent training from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi which is the apex premier tertiary teaching centre of India. He did his MRCS & FRCS from Glasgow, UK. He has worked as an Assistant professor at AIIMS and Specialist Orthopaedics Surgeon at Dubai Bone & Joint Centre (DBAJ, first exclusive musculoskeletal centre of UAE) in Dubai health care city for four years. He was working as Specialist Ortho-paedic at Saudi German Hospital, Dubai for last 2 y.ears He has been trained in Joint Replace-ment & Arthroscopy surgery & Paediatric Orthopaedics at AIIMS, Exeter Hip Centre (U.K) and Germany. He has published more than 31 international indexed Orthopaedic paper and co-authored a book (2014) titled “Tips & Tricks in Total Hip & Knee Arthroplasty”. He has pre-sented his work in various highly prestigious international Orthopaedics Conferences (SICOT/Arab Health/IOACON/ESMOS) including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon (AAOS). He has been a international faculty for  reputed AIIMS cadaveric arthroplasty course & update for (2010- 2015).
MS Orthopaedics form All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, India.
FRCS; MRCS (Glasgow, UK).
Diploma in Sports Medicine, International Olympic Committee
Fellow Joint Replacement/Orthopaedics UK (Exeter Hip Centre)/ Germany (Katharnein Hospital, Stuttgart)/AIIMS, Delhi, India.
16 years experience in Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement / Arthroscopy/ Paediatric Orthopaedics
Languages Spoken: English, Hindi, Urdu
Area of Interest
Joint disorder/Arthritis:
•    Primary complex and revision Total hip (THR) & Knee replacement (TKR)
•    Platelet rich plasma (PRP)/Prolotherapy for Osteoarthritis of knee/hip
•    Surgical correction of joint deformity (high tibial osteotomy)
Sports injury:
•    Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction/meniscectomy/ankle arthroscopy
•    Management of chronic tendinopathy (PRP/ shockwave/prolotherapy/repair)
Paediatric :
•    Paediatric Fractures/Dislocations
•    Management of Flat foot/ club foot (Ponseti/surgery) / DDH (Brace/Pelvic & femoral osteotomy)/ Perthes/ knock knee / bowed leg/ cerebral palsy(brace/tendon release), CVT
Complex musculoskeletal trauma
Surgical management  of acute fracture of upper/lower limbs/delayed or nonunion.
Bone Tumor: Management of benign (injection/curettage & BG) and malignant bone tumour (limb salvage)  
Management of back pain (transforminal / facet joint injection)/ neck pain/tail bone pain (Prolo-therapy)
Online You Tube Teaching/Webinar•  Live total hip replacement surgery  teaching video on U Tube with more than 27,000 views;  https://youtu.be/vZi52FOwEc4•     Live total knee replacement surgery video ; https://youtu.be/9dx9JIjVymI•    ACL reconstruction Video;  https://youtu.be/skph4dekgdU
  • Kumar A, Khan SA, Sampath Kumar V, Sharma MC. Bizarre parosteal osteochondromatous proliferation (Nora’s lesion) of phalanx in a child. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Jan 23; 2014.
  • Neogi DS, Kumar A, Rijal L, Yadav CS, Jaiman A, Nag HL. Role of nonoperative treatment in managing degenerative tears of the medial meniscus posterior root. J Orthop Traumatol. 2013 Sep;14(3):193-9
  • Kumar A, Gupta H, Yadav CS, Khans SA, Rastogi S. Role of locking plate in treatment of difficult un-united fractures- a clinical study. Chin J Traumatol. 2013;6(1):22-26
  • Kumar A, Ansari MT, Yadav CS, Rijal L. Ligamentotaxis for comminuted fracture of capitate: a case report. Chin J Traumatol. 2012;15(4):254-6.
  • Kumar A, Naranje S, Gupta H, Khan SA, Yadav CS, Rastogi S, Gamanagatti S, Bakhshi S. A single incision surgical new anterior technique for forequarter amputation. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg2011 Jul;131(7):955-61. Epub 2011 Jan 4.
  • Rastogi S, Kumar A, Khan SA. Do locking plates have a role in Orthopaedic oncological reconstruction. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2010, Volume 130, Number 12, Pages 1493-1497
  • Kumar A, Khatri D, Varshney MK, Khan SA, Yadav CS, Rastogi S. Painless osteoid osteoma in a 15 years old child- A rare case report. European Journal of  Orthopaedic surgery 2011 ;20 (5), 393-396, DOI: 10.1007/s00590-009-0578-8
  •  Kanan A, Kancheria R, Kumar A, Khan SA, Yadav CS, Rastogi S. Transverse tarsal and tarsometatarsal cuboid subluxation. Lateral tarsometatarsal subluxation with fracture of base of 5th metatarsal. Accepted for publication in Foot & Ankle 2010; 31(5) :452.
  • Khan SA, Kumar A. Ponseti manipulation in neglected club foot in children more than seven year of age- A prospective evaluation of twenty five with long term follow up. Accepted for publication in Journal of J Pediatr Orthop B. 2010 Sep;19(5):385-9
  • Neogi DS, Kumar A, Singh S, Yadav CS. Delayed tuberculous infection in total knee replacement arthroplasty – Is conservative treatment possible: Case Report. Acta Orthopaedica Belgica. 2009 Feb; 75 (1): 136-140.
  • Neogi DS, Kumar A, Khan SA, Rastogi S, Yadav CS. Total hip arthroplasty in patients with active tuberculosis of the hip with advanced arthritis. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2010Feb;468(2):605-12. Epub 2009 Jun 30
  • Kumar A, Varshney MK, Trikha V, Khan SA. Isolated tuberculosis of the coccyx. JBJS (Br) 2006 Oct; 88 (10): 1388-1389.
  • Kumar A, Varshney MK, Trikha V. Unusual presentation of isolated sacral tuberculosis. Joint Bone Spine. 2006; 73(6): 751-752.
  • Khan SA, Kumar A. Letter to editor on pseudomalignant myositis ossificans mimicking osteosarcoma: a case report. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery (Hong Kong). 2006; 14(3):360.
  • Khan SA, Varshney MK, Hasan SA, Kumar A, Trikha V. Tuberculosis of sternum – A clinical study. JBJS (Br) 2007; 89:817-820.
  • Kumar A, Varshney M K, Trikha V, Rastogi S. An unusual presentation of a rare chest wall tumor -a case report. Joint Bone Spine. 2007; 74(1):100-102. 
  • Kumar A, Khan SA, Yadav CS, Nag HL. Letter to Editor on locking compression plate in treatment of forearm fractures – a prospective study. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery (Hong Kong). 2007; 15 (1):121.
  • Varshney MK, Kumar A, Khan SA. Letter to Editor on a predictive method for subsequent avascular necrosis of the femoral head by observation of bleeding from the cannulated screw used for fixation of intracapsular femoral neck fractures. J Orthop Trauma. 2007 Oct; 21 (9): 670.
  • Kumar A, Varshney MK, Trikha V, Khan SA, Hasan SA, Yadav CS. A rare actinomycosis of humerus: an unusual location and a diagnostic dilemma – a case report. Archive of Orthopaedics Trauma & Surgery 2008 Jan; 128 (1):121-
  • Khan SA, Shamshery P, Gupta V, Trikha V, Varshney M, Kumar A. Locking compression plate in long standing clavicular non-unions with poor bone stock. Journal of Trauma 2008 Feb; 64(2):439-441. 
  • Khan SA, Kumar A, Varshney MK, Rastogi S. Chondromyxoid Fibroma of the Clavicle in a Child. Euro J Orth Surg TraumaMarch 2008; Vol 18. No.2:135-3
  • Khan SA, Kumar A, Varshney MK, Trikha V, Yadav CS. Dextrose prolotherapy in the management of recalcitrant coccygodynia.Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery (Hong Kong) 2008;16(1): 27-9.
  • Khan SA, Kumar A, Varshney MK. A rare association of deformities with diplopodia, aplasia of the tibia and double fibula: a case report. J Med Case Reports. 2008 Apr 7;2(1):102
  • Kumar A, Ghosh SB, Varshney M K, Trikha V, Khan SA. Congenital spinal tuberculosis associated with asymptomatic endometrial tuberculosis – a rare case report. Joint Bone Spine 2008 May; 75(3):353-5.
  • Varshney MK, Kumar A, Khan SA, Yadav CS. Kimura disease of extremity- an unusual manifestation in bone. Joint Bone Spine 2008 May 3.[Epub ahead of print]
  • Kumar A, Varshney MK, Khan SA, Rastogi S, Safaya R. Low Grade Central Osteosarcoma – A Diagnostic Dilemma: Case Report. Joint Bone Spine 2008 May 3. [Epub ahead of print ]
  • Khan SA, Kumar A, Varshney MK, Trikha V, Yadav CS: Accidentally falling of instruments during orthopedic surgery– Time to wake up. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics Aug 2008: 794-795.
  • Khan SA, Tulkar S, Sharma DK, Kumar A, Varshney MK, Yadav CS, Rastogi S. CT guided radiofrequency ablation of osteoid osteomas – Indian Perspective. Hong Kong Journal of OrthopaedicSurgery (September 2007).
  • Naranje S, Kumar A, AR Natraj, Mittal R. Hemorrhagic prepatellar bursitis: a rare case report and review of the literature. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery &  Traumatology 2009;19: 281-284. 
  • Kumar A, Neogi DSKhan SA, Logani V,Yadav CSIIlizarov External Fixator for Bilateral Severe Flexion Deformity of the Knee in Haemophilia: Case report Accepted for publication in Archive of Orthopaedic Trauma & Surgery 2010; 130(5): 621-625
  • Khan SA, Kumar A, Inna P, Bakhshi S, Rastogi S. Endoprosthetic replacement for giant cell tumour of the proximal femur.  Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 2009; 17(3):280-3.