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Dr. Gururaj S Puranik

Consultant - Trauma and Orthopaedics

Dr. Gururaj S Puranik is a specialist in Trauma and Orthopaedics at Columbia Asia Hospital in Yeshwanthpur. He completed his MBBS, Diploma in Trauma and Orthopaedics from Gulbarga University, India. He further went on to pursue DNB in Trauma and Orthopaedics from Institute of Orthopaedic Research and Accident Surgery, Madurai under Prof Devdoss in 2001. He completed his MRCS (Edin) from Royal College of Surgeons, UK in 2006 and did Fellowship in Limb Reconstruction from Royal Liverpool University Hospitals in 2012. 

He worked in England for 13 years in different Orthopaedic subspecialties including Knee& Hips, Shoulder, Hands, Spine and Foot& Ankle surgery. He is a very well experienced doctor having a work experience of 21 years plus. He has worked as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in different hospitals including  St John’s Hospital, Bengaluru, AKG Hospital, Kannur, India; Queen Elizabeth II Hospital,  Gloucester Royal Hospital and Princess Alexandra Hospital in England. He is regularly involved in Audits and Research. He has had regular appraisals throughout his career.  He is a faculty at various national and international conferences and workshops. He has authored numerous publications and poster presentations. 



  • Hip and Knee arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopy of Knee, shoulder and Ankle
  • Deformity correction using principles of Ilizarov
  • Trauma including Paediatric fractures, Osteoporotic fractures and sports injuries· 
  • Bone and Joint infections






Total Experience: Over 21 Years


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