Shoulder Surgery & Sports Trauma


Dr Ayyappan V Nair, who is a Shoulder and Sports Injury Specialist Surgeon at Manipal Hospitals consulting at Jayanagar, Whitefield and Malleshwaram branches.

Dr Ayyappan’s and his team aims to provide the latest and cutting edge treatment in Shoulder Surgery and Sports Medicine. The Shoulder Centres specializes in Sports Trauma, Sports Physiotherapy, Sports Psychology and Sports Nutrition.

He has carved a niche in the field of Shoulder Treatment and Shoulder Arthroscopy and successfully performed a number of complex Shoulder Surgeries.

He has over 12 years of experience in the field of orthopaedic and shoulder treatment and surgeries. He has earned a number of Shoulder & Sports Medicine Fellowship from several countries like Japan, South Korea, USA etc

Dr Ayyappan V Nair has authored  several national and international research papers and publications.

He is one of the few surgeons in the world trained in the cutting edge shoulder surgeries like the  arthroscopic latarjet – for shoulder dislocations which he learned from Prof. Emilio Calvo,in Spain and the superior capsular reconstruction for rotator cuff tears from Dr.Mihata in Japan.

He has trained with the best shoulder surgeons in the world -at world renowned  centres from the Funabashi hospital- Japan, Hallym university- Seoul, Subiaco clinic-Australia,Spain and Belgium.

Dr.Ayyappan V Nair has many firsts to his credit-

He is credited for pioneering the Arthroscopy at Rajiv Gandhi Hospital, Lakshwadeep Islands. That was the first time that advanced arthroscopy is happening in one of the remotest territories of India.

He was part of the India’s first Hand Transplant team.

He was one of the first surgeons to do the complex arthroscopy called superior capsular reconstruction in India.

Dr.Nair is one of the few surgeons in India to do the “arthroscopic latarjet” with persistently excellent results.

His patients call him the “Best Shoulder Surgeon in India” with professional efficiency, compassionate attitude and easily approachable nature.

Dr Ayyappan has worked in several reputed hospitals like Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Sparsh Hospital for Advanced Surgeries, Bangalore.

He currently consults at Manipal Hospitals, Bangalore – Jayanagar, Malleswaram and Whitefield.

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Shoulder Injuries and Conditions

Consultation at Manipal Hospitals
Jayanagar, Whitefiled and Malleswaram

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+91 - 7022425881

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