Dr Karthik Karuppaiah

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon

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Mr. Karuppaiah joined as a Consultant in Kings College Hospital, London, in 2014 following completion of his advance training in shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist surgeries. With the experience, he manages a wide range of orthopaedic conditions affecting the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist. His clinical expertise is comprehensive evaluation and management of sports injuries, arthritis, nerve and tendon problems in the upper limb. He also treats multiple injured patients, at Kings College Hospital, one of the busiest Major Trauma Centres in the UK and also provides tertiary referral service for complex upper-limb injuries.

He has a brilliant academic career and has published more than 25 articles in peer reviewed indexed journals. He has special interests in upper-limb research and has won several research accolades both at the national and international levels. His research work is cited by numerous authors, journals and orthopaedic textbooks. He is a member of the editorial board and is also a reviewer of various international scientific orthopaedic journals.

Areas of Interest:

  • Fractures (clavicle, humerus, wrist etc…)
  • Rotator cuff injury
  • Impingement syndrome,
  • Arthritis
  • Tennis/Golfers Elbow
  • Carpal and cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Sports injuries

Dr Karthik Karuppaiah works at the following clinics


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