Dr. Jacob Varghese is one of the most experienced with almost three decades of experience and is a pioneer in the field of Joint Replacement & Sports Injuries in Kerala. He did his graduation and post graduation from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore University. He went on to do MCh in Orthopaedics from University of Liverpool. He received upper limb Fellowship from Writington, NHS Trust Wigan UK.
He is well-known for his clinical and surgical decision making skills. He has conducted thousands of surgeries which includes arthroscopies, arthroplasties, redo’s, Minimally Invasive Joint replacement surgeries like meniscal repair and replacement as well as autologous cartilage implantation.
Dr. Jacob was the first surgeon to start revision joint replacement and performed the FIRST Arthroscopic surgery in shoulder, elbow and wrist disorders in the state. He has the largest series of biological ACL and revision ACL and multi-ligament reconstructions in the state among the pioneers in primary and revision joint replacement in the country. The success rates of Dr. Jacob Varghese in cases of joint replacement surgery in kerala are comparable to any other surgeon in the world.
Dr. Jacob has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals.
Past appointments as a consultant adult reconstruction unit at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences with an arthroscopy and arthroplasty fellowship from 2000 to 2007 Senior Consultant and Head of unit of sports injuries-Khoula Hospital, Oman Visiting Consultant- Aster Hospital Ghobra .Oman Locum Consultant, North Stafforshire University Hospital Blog- knee-replacement.india.blogspot.com
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