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Introduction

The Orthopedic Department was formerly known as the Orthopedic Unit under the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UPM. However in 2006 the unit was accorded a department status.  Currently the department is made up of several units in such as Hand & Microsurgery, Sports Surgery, Arthroplasty, Spine and Pediatrics. The Department is located in the Faculty of Medicine & Health Science Serdang campus.

Presently the department is running the following undergraduate programs:-  Orthopedics Senior Orthopedics (SPK4912) and Introductory Orthopedics (SPK3914). In 2013 the department started to offer post-graduate program namely Master of Surgery (Orthopaedics). The program's main objective is to produce Orthopedic specialists to meet the high demand of public and private sector.

Apart from undergraduate teaching , service and community work, members of the department are also involved in postgraduate teaching and research.

 

Previous Head of Department

  • Assoc. Prof.  Dato’ Dr. K. Selva Kumar a/l A. Kanagarajah (2005-2011)
  • Dr. Zanariah Othman (2011 - January 2012)
  • Prof. Dr. Sharifah Roohi Syed Waseem Ahmad (Februari 2012-2015

 

Organization Sturcture

      Head Of Department : Prof Dr. Manohar Arumugam

      Head Of Units :

             1. Hand And Microsurgery Unit : Prof Dr. Manohar Arumugam

             2. Orthopeadic Paediatric Unit : Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anand Sobhraj Devnani 

             3. Sport Surgery Unit : Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Nizlan Bin Mohd Nasir

             4. Advance Trauma Unit : Dr. Ashraf Hakim bin Ab Halim

             5. Arthroplasty Unit : Dr. Fahrudin bin Che Hamzah

             6. Spine Unit : Dr. Khairuddin bin Kandar

             7. Foot And Ankle Unit : Dr. Azammuddin bin Alias

             8. Sport Medicine Unit  : 

 

Contact

  • Telephone Number : 03-9769 2637
  • Fax Number : 03-8942 3537

 

 

 

 
 Name      Prof. Dr. Manohar Arumugam
 Position  Professor (Medical) / Head of Department
 Disipline  Medical
 Email  a_manohar@upm.edu.my
 No. Phone   03-9769 2635

 

 

 

Updated:: 18/09/2019 [noorhidayati]

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