Cinque Terre
>DR. Pramod Sudarshan

Qualification:
MBBS, MS Ortho, Fellow in Spine surgery (ASSI, IGASS)

Key Skills:
Degenerative lumbar and cervical spine surgery (open and robotic guidance), Pediatric and adult spinal deformity correction , Management of spinal infections and tumors.

Areas of Expertise:
Spine surgery.

Career History:
Registrar, Orthopedic surgery, Institute of Orthopedics, BGS Global Hospital, Bangalore (May Sept 2014)
Masters in Surgery (Orthopedics) M.S.Ortho - Madurai medical college , Madurai (May 2011 - 2014 )
M.B.B.S M.S.Ramaiah Medical College and Teaching Hospital, Bangalore (2004-2010).

Fellowships:
Clinical Spine fellow - Association of Spine Surgeons of India(ASSI) - Oct 2014 Sep 2016, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, India
Fellow in Spine surgery - International Group for Advancement in Spinal Science (IGASS) - October 2016, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Selected for SICOT meets SICOT fellowship program 2017 at the Texas Childrens hospital, Department of Orthopedics and Scoliosis, Houston, Texas
Travelling fellow in spine surgery - Lilavati hospital, Mumbai (July 2014)

Achievements and Awards:
The Charles D Ray award for BEST CLINICAL PAPER ISASS 2016 meeting , Las Vegas, NV, USA April 2016
Prof.A.S.Annamalai Gold medal, For Best Outgoing student (M.S.Ortho) from Madurai medical college, 2014
TNOA PG KMC Gold Medal, Winner of the prestigious annual Postgraduate Quiz at TNOACON, 2014, Chennai
BEST PAPER AWARD - OASISCON 2012, (Orthopedic Association of South Indian States Conference) Bengaluru
BEST PAPER AWARD - POACON 2012 (Pondicherry Orthopedic Association Conference) , Pondicherry
Awards for highest scorer in Otorhinolaryngology and MBBS part II phase III, Convocation, M.S.Ramaiah Medical College and Teaching Hospital, Bangalore
Author of the book - Neuro Integrated for NIMHANS Entrance Examination, Jaypee medical publishers, India , currently in 4th edition

Research and Publications:
The Charles ray award publication - Long Term Experience with Reduction Technique in High Grade Spondylolisthesis in the Young accepted at International journal of Spine Surgery (IJSS)
Delayed onset quadriparesis following posterior correction in Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis A case report and literature review: Under review at 'Spinal cord' journal
Author of chapters on 'Robotics in Spine surgery' in National and International textbooks
6 International podium presentations (USA, Malaysia, Hong kong, Dubai)
4 National podium presentations and several poster presentations at conferences.

Professional Memberships:
Association of Spine surgeons of India (ASSI) , since 2014
Asia Pacific Orthopedic Association (APOA) and Asia Pacific Spine society (APSS)
AO Spine - AO Foundation
SICOT, Belgium
North American Spine Society (NASS) 2015
International society of advancement of Spine surgery (ISASS), USA
Bangalore Orthopedic society (BOS) since 2014