Dr. Tahir Ahmed - KM NU Hospitals
Dr. Tahir Ahmed


MBBS, MS Ortho, Mch Ortho, FAAS (UK)

Sr. Consultant Orthopaedics, Joint Replacement & Trauma Surgeon - Dept. of Orthopaedics, KM NU Hospitals, Ambur

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Paper Presentation and Research Work

  • Presented a poster on ‘Neglected displaced fracture neck of femur in a young male with multiple comorbidities – Uncemented Total Hip Arthroplasty and a multidisciplinary approach’, at Indian Arthroplasty Association Conference, Mumbai, 2021.
  • Research paper titled “Clinical outcome in the peri-operative period following single stage simultaneous bilateral TKR - a retrospective study of 56 patients”, presented at ISKSAA 2014 Conference.
  • Poster titled “Arthroscopy assisted PCL reconstruction - inlay technique using single bundle BPTB graft”, presented at ISKSAA 2014 Conference.
  • Research paper titled “Enigma of missed scaphoid fracture”, presented at Karnataka Orthopaedic Association Conference 2012.
  • Dissertation titled “Analysis of upper limb function in children with cerebral palsy” during MS Orthopaedics training.


  • Tamil Nadu Orthopaedic Association (TNOA)
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
  • International Society for Knowledge for Surgeons on Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty (ISKSAA)
  • International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT)

Professional Qualifications

  • M.B.B.S - The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University-2007
  • MS Orthopaedics -Manipal Academy of Higher Education -2012
  • MCh Orthopaedics -American Institute of Medicine -2013

Sub Speciality Fellowships

  • Primary and Revision Arthroplasty and Arthroscopy Fellowship,Chennai,India (April 2013- March 2014)
  • Arthroplasty and Artroscopic Surgery Fellowship,Leicester, UK (April 2015)

Other Training Courses Attended

  • MSR Spine Course – Discectomy and Pedicle Screw Instrumentation. Bangalore
  • MAMC Knee Arthroscopy Kari Storz Cadaveric Course. Delhi
  • MAMC Knee Arthroscopy Kari Storz Cadaveric Course. Delhi
  • Cadaver Course on MAST (minimal access spine technologies). Medtronic. Bangalore.
  • AO Trauma Course, Principles in Operative Fracture Management. Cochin.
  • AO Course on Proximal Femur. Chennai.

Work Experience

  • Apollo Spectra Hospital, MRC Nagar, Chennai
  • CSI Kalyani Hospital, Mylapore, Chennai.
  • Atlas Hospitals, Trichy.
  • Fortis Malar Hospital, Adyar, Chennai.

Medical Registration

  • Tamil Nadu State Medical Council Registration Number-81666

My Orthopaedic Interest

  • Knee Replacement
  • Hip Replacement
  • Spine Surgery
  • Trauma
  • Arthroscopy