Mangaluru: Dr. Jalaluddeen M V, HoD, Department of Orthopaedics, KIMS and Dr. Jose Mario Marina, Chief Joint Replacement Surgeon, Precision Orthopaedics, USA, conducted a Total Knee Replacement (TKR) procedure with a live telecast at Kanachur Hospital & Research Centre auditorium, 3rd floor on October 9.
The TKR procedure was skilfully conducted by orthopaedic surgeons Dr. Jalal and Dr. Marina, Anaesthetists Dr. Vincent and Dr. Suhas, Assistant Nurses Sr. Laisy, Br. Subheesh and Sr. Lalitha at Kanachur Hospital & Research Centre, Mangalore.
The live surgery was followed by the inaugural address. Founder and Chairman of Kanachur Islamic Education Trust, Haji U K Monu; Dr. Abdul Rahiman, Director, Kanachur Institute of Medical Sciences; Dr. H S Virupaksha, Dean, Kanachur Institute of Medical Sciences; Dr. Deviprasad Shetty, Medical Superintendent, Kanachur Hospital & Research Centre; Dr. Rohan Monis, Chief Administrative Medical Officer; Dr. Jalaluddeen M V; Dr. Jose Marina, Precision Orthopaedics Mission, Texas, USA; Dr. H R Rai, President, Canara Orthopaedics Society and Dr. Ajith Kumar, President, KOA were present on the dais.
The programme was inaugurated by Haji U K Monu and Dr. Ahmed Rizwan C M welcomed the gathering. In his address, Dr. Jalaluddeen expressed his gratitude to Dr. Marina and all the eminent orthopaedic surgeons for coming under one roof to help learn and share their art of TKR surgery. He mentioned that soon there would be speciality clinics in the Department of Orthopaedics dedicated to spine at Kanachur Hospital, Deformity Corrections and Arthoplasty. Monu, in his formal address stressed on the benefits to the patients, keeping the factor Quality of Life (QOL) in view, amidst such world class skill and facility. He said patient satisfaction was a priority to him.
Abdul Rahiman addressed the need for teaching institutions to gather quality skills with rich clinical acumen to ensure amazing outcomes. He also stressed that inspite of caste, creed, race or financial status, Kanachur was equipped to achieve amazing standards with the constant learning and fellowships achieved by the faculty.
Dr. Marina in his address, expressed the need to share skills across the borders and was happy to have Kanachur Ortho Team at his facility in the US. Dr. H R Rai and Dr. Ajith Kumar mentioned the need of the hour for constant learning and sharing of skills.
Special TKR insights were lectured by Dr. Jose Marina, Dr. R M Shenoy of Yenepoya Medical College, Dr. K S Arif of Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences, Dr. Sachidanand Rai of Unity Hospital, Dr. Vikram Shetty of K S Hegde Hospital, Dr. Prashant Achar of Fr. Muller’s Medical College, Dr. Surendra Kamath of Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore and Dr. Ajith Kumar of Tejaswini Hospital & SSIOT.
The programme was compered by Shivakumar Vishwanathan. Dr. Jose Mario Marina has been an integral part of achieving Disease–Specific Care
Certifications, with 5-Star rating especially for Advanced Total Joint Replacement Surgery i.e., Hip and Knee at Health Care Institutions in USA. Dr. Marina, demonstrates a high degree of skill and commitment to the highest level of coordinated and comprehensive quality of care with excellent clinical outcomes.
Dr. Jalaluddeen M V is an eminent joint replacement surgeon with over 25 years of rich clinical experience, practising at Mangalore. Known for his meticulous approach, he has earned an enviable position in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery and is widely acclaimed for his innovative techniques. Dr. Jalaluddeen has a Fellowship AO from Germany besides a host of certifications from Italy and United Kingdom to his credit.
He heads a fine team of Orthopaedic Surgeons, which takes care of ailments of the spine to bone deformities, bone tumours, intricate trauma and limb salvaging
procedures. Haji Monu has established a string of healthcare institutions, giving into his vision, dream and desire of giving back to the society he belongs to. The son of the soil and the workhorse of Kanachur, with a “dare to do” attitude has garnered the faith and love of all – his family, doctors, nurses and para medical staff in making this healthcare campus a success. Monu expresses and brings in vitality and steadiness in all that he does.
Abdul Rahiman is the formidable strong arm to his father, Haji Monu. He is a robust dynamic leader in the making. Giving what it takes to make it happen, is his mantra. An appealing personality, with an eye to detailing and a man of substance, he oversees this blossoming healthcare education enterprise.
Kanachur Institute of Medical Sciences, Natekal, Mangalore is a premiere medical education institute which imparts clinical acumen to young budding healthcare
learners, yearning to make a difference in the healthcare space in India and beyond. Backed by experienced teachers from the medical fraternity, the students stand to gain constantly from their wisdom.
Kanachur Hospital & Research Centre, Mangalore strives in delivering affordable, accessible and clinical evidence-based patient care to the people of Dakshina Kannada, its neighbouring districts and beyond. Its architectural beauty, backed by the state of the art infrastructure, leaves everyone spellbound and is accelerating itself as a change medium in the healthcare space.