Dr. Krishna Prasad P.R.

Associate Professor

Department of Orthopaedics

Qualification: MS (ORTHO) 1. Observership/Fellowship in Foot and Ankle surgery from University of Alabama Birmingham, USA. April 15th to July 15th 2016 under Dr.Ashish shah 2. Observership in Queen’s and King George Hospitals, Barking, Havering Redbridge university hospitals, NHS trust, Romford, East London, from 8/05/2017 to 2/06/2017 Under Dr.Ashok Acharya 3. Clinical and Research fellowship training program in “Foot & Ankle Surgery & Sports Medicine”in Clinica Creu Blanca,Barcelona and Hospital De MatarÕ, MatarÕ, Spain from April 2019to June 2019,under Dr.Manel Ballester Alomar.


    Krishna Prasad PR teaches undergraduate students. He also guides PG students with research and clinical work.


Subject Semester / Year
Orthopaedics 7th, 8th and 9th semester
Orthopaedics 1st,2nd and 3rd year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Clinical and Research Fellowship in Foot &Ankle Surgery Clinica creuBlanca ,Barcelona and Hospital De matarÓ,Spain 2019
Fellowship in Foot & Ankle Surgery University of Alabama,Birmingham(UAB)United states of America 2016
MS Orthopaedics AJ Institute of Medical Sciences, Mangalore 2011
Diploma Orthopaedics Fr Muller’s Medical College, Mangalore 2002
MBBS Sri Siddartha Medical College, Tumkur, Bangalore University 1998


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 12/2022 till date
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 05/2013 - 11/2022
AJ Institute of Medical Sciences, Mangalore Assistant Professor 06/2011 to 04/2013
AJ institute of Medical Sciences, Mangalore Senior Resident 2005 - 2009
Father Mullers Medical college, Mangalore Senior Resident 2002 - 2004


1. Reconstruction for chronic Achilles tendinopathy: comparison of flexor hallucis longus (FHL) transfer versus V-Y advancement. Staggers, J.R., Smith, K., de C. Netto, C., ...Prasad, K., Shah, A. International Orthopaedics, 2018, 42(4), pp. 829–834

2. Radiographic evaluation of first MTP joint arthrodesis for severe hallux valgus: Does the introduction of a lag screw improve union rates and correction of the intermetatarsal angle? Pinter, Z., Hudson, P., Cone, B., ...Prasad, K., Shah, A. Foot, 2017, 33, pp. 20–24

3. Toe salvage procedure for the recurrent chondromyxoid fibroma Krishnaprasad, P.R., Acharya, K., Pandey, V., Madi, S., Murlimanju, B.V. Australasian Medical Journal, 2017, 10(3), pp. 186–191


Area of Interest

Trauma, Foot and ankle surgery

Area of Expertise

Trauma, Foot and ankle surgery

Area of Research

Persuing PHD in Management of Adult Acquired Flatfoot

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association.
  • Life Member of Indian Orthopaedic Association.