Dr. Atmananda S Hegde

Professor and Head

Department of Orthopaedics


Subject Semester / Year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MRCSEdinburgh Royal college of surgeons of Edinburgh 2013
Stryker arthroplasty fellowship HOSMAT Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka 2009
MS (Ortho) Orthopaedics KIMS, Hubli, Karnataka 2008
MBBS JJMMC, Davangere, Karnataka 2005


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Professor and Head 01/09/2023 - till date
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Professor 19/07/2021 - till date
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Associate professor 2015 - 18/07/2021
Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore Assistant professor 2009-2015
KIMS, Hubli, Karnataka Resident in Orthopaedics 2005-2008


Area of Interest

Hip arthroplasty, shoulder and knee arthroscopy.

Area of Expertise

Arthroscopy, arthroplasty, complex trauma.

Area of Research

Biomedical application, Tumors, Anthropology, ACL reconstruction.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Member of Canara orthopaedic society and Karnataka orthopedic association.

1.Hegde, A., Mohammed, N., & Ahmed, N. R. (Accepted/In press). Correlation between tibial nail length and olecrenon to 5th metacarpal head measurement: An anthropometric study. Chinese Journal of Traumatology - English Edition. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjtee.2019.07.002
2.Baliga, R., Rao, S. K., Pai, R., Shenoy, S. B., Hegde, A. K., Swaroop, S., & Shetkar, A. (Accepted/In press). Periprosthetic bone response to axial loading following TKR: Effect of polyethylene thickness and implant material – a finite element analysis study. Multidiscipline Modeling in Materials and Structures. https://doi.org/10.1108/MMMS-06-2018-0109
3.Savur, A. D., Hegde, A. S., & Karigoudar, B. C. (2018). A hospital based study of clinico-socioeconomic profile of musculoskeletal tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development, 9(10), 278-281. https://doi.org/10.5958/0976-5506.2018.01355.4
4.Sera, R., Hegde, A. S., & Naik, A. (2018). Bicondylar tibial fractures: Comparison of single lateral locked plate and double incision dual plate osteosynthesis. Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development, 9(10), 293-296. https://doi.org/10.5958/0976-5506.2018.01358.X
5.Mallya, S., Kamath, R., Hegde, A., & Annappa, R. (2018). Can bohler’s angle predict the functional results of intra-articular displaced calcaneal fractures? Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 12(11). https://doi.org/10.7860/JCDR/2018/37842.12249
6.Baliga B, R., Pai B, R., Shenoy, S., Hegde K, A., Rao K, S., Swaroop, S., & Shetkar, A. (2018). Effect of posterior tibial slope and implant material on the bone-implant system following TKA: A finite element study. Cogent Engineering, 5(1), 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1080/23311916.2018.1513771
7.Sajjan, S. S., Hegde, A. S., Annappa, R., & Mallya, S. (2017). Monteggia type 1 fracture equivalent with concomitant ipsilateral distal radius and ulna fracture in an adult: A rare case report. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 11(10), RD06-RD07. https://doi.org/10.7860/JCDR/2017/28528.10787
8.Jain, V., Kamath, S. U., Tejaswi, P., & Hegde, A. S. (2016). Unipolar versus bipolar uncemented modular hemiarthroplasty in patients with displaced femoral neck fractures: A three-year follow-up. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, 9(4), 173-176.
9.Hegde, A. S., Shenoy, R. M., Arif, S., Shetty, A., & Babu, R. (2015). Isolated Radiopalmar Dislocation of Fifth Carpometacarpal Joint: A Rare Presentation. American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.), 44(9), E347-E349.