Dr. Vivek Pandey


Department of Orthopaedics

Qualification: MS (ORTHO); Fellowships - 1. Traumatology and Joint replacement, 2006, Germany 2. Shoulder and elbow, 2009, Holland 3. Shoulder and Elbow: 2010, Italy


    • Dr vivek pandey teaches undergraduate MBBS, BPT and postgraduate MS orthopaedic students.  He also co-coordinates postgraduate teaching via seminars, journal clubs, clinicoradiology discussions, trauma and pre-operative audits for postgraduates.  He also manages the administrative responsibilities of running the unit along with outpatient and inpatient care. Dr pandey is also actively involved in intense research on various aspects of knee, shoulder and other areas of sports injury


Subject Semester / Year
Orthopaedics 7th, 8th, 9th semesters (Old Regulations) and PY2, PY3-I, PY3-II (CBME)
Orthopaedics PGY1, PGY2 and PGY3


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MS Orthopaedics (Trauma, Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine) King George Medical College, Lucknow 2003
MBBS Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2000


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Professor and Unit head Administrative, Teaching, Clinical, Research July 2021 till date
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor July 2008 till July 2021
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 09/2005 to 07/2008
Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Science, Gangtok Assistant Professor 06/2003 to 09/2005


1. Five year follow up of retrospective cohort comparing structural and functional outcome of arthroscopic single-row versus double-row suture bridge repair of large posterosuperior rotator cuff tear in patients less than or equal to 70 years. Pandey, V., Joseph, C.J., Mathai, N.J., ...Karegowda, L.H., Willems, J. Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2021, 9(4), pp. 391–398

2. Clinical Guidelines in the Management of Frozen Shoulder: An Update! Pandey, V., Madi, S. Indian Journal of Orthopaedics, 2021, 55(2), pp. 299–309

3. Management Guidelines for Infection After ACL Reconstruction: Expert Opinion Statement Based on the Modified Delphi Survey of Indian Arthroscopy Surgeons
Geethan, I., Easwaran, R., Sahanand, S., ...Pandey, V., Rajan, D.V. Indian Journal of Orthopaedics, 2021, 55(2), pp. 342–351

4. Clinical and radiological outcomes following arthroscopic dual tibial tunnel double sutures knot-bump fixation technique for acute displaced posterior cruciate ligament avulsion fractures. Sandesh Madi, S., Pandey, V., Reddy, B., Acharya, K. Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2021, 9(1), pp. 50–57

5. Does application of abduction brace after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair improve blood flow around posterosuperior rotator cuff and repair site, affecting pain levels and clinical and structural outcomes? A pilot randomized controlled trial Pandey, V., Madi, S., Maddukuri, S., ...Karegowda, L.H., Willems, W.J. JSES International, 2020, 4(4), pp. 848–859


Area of Interest

Managing sports injuries, Arthroscopy, Advance trauma, Research and Teaching

Area of Expertise

Sports injuries aorund shoulder, knee, elbow, ankle and hip.

Area of Research

Shoulder and knee sports injuries, Stem cells in osteoarthritis

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Secretary, Shoulder and elbow society, India (2017-2021)Life Member of Indian Orthopaedic Association, 2008.
Life Member of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association, 2007.
Life Member of Indian Arthroscopy Association, 2007.
Life Member of Shoulder and Elbow Society. India, 2011
Life Member of International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery, and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, 2008
Life Member of International Society for Knowledge for Surgeons on Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty, 2011.
Life member of cartilage society of India- 2014