Vail Karuppiah is a consultant Orthoapedics  at Circle Nottingham

Mr Vail Karuppiah

Orthoapedics

Circle Nottingham

0115 9705 800 ext. 25303

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Mr Karuppiah is a Consultant Foot and Ankle Surgeon who graduated from JIPMER, Pondicherry, India. He started his surgical career in Aberdeen, Scotland and completed Membership exams. Subsequently, he was appointed as a clinical tutor at the University of Aberdeen and did research towards a higher degree. He completed his National Orthopaedic Training Programme in the East Midlands working at various hospitals, including the Queen Medical Centre, Nottingham, Derby Hospitals and Kingsmill Hospital, Mansfield.

He has recently completed an accredited International specialist training in Foot and Ankle Fellowship from Australia and currently is a full-time consultant at the Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre.

 

Sub specialist training - Fellowships:

Foot and Ankle Fellowship, Adelaide, Australia

Lower Limb Reconstruction Fellowship, Manchester, UK

Trauma Fellowship, Johannesburg, South Africa

Mr Karuppiah is married with two children.

Consultant Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Circle Nottingham

Lead for Research and Development, Circle Nottingham

Foot and ankle surgery

Minimal invasive surgery for bunions

1st MTP joint replacement

Sports related injuries

Ankle replacement

Plantar Fasciitis

Foot and ankle deformity correction

Rheumatoid foot and ankle

Diabetic foot

Biomechanical research

Orthopaedic clinical outcome

Trauma

British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (BOFAS)

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) (FRCS –Tr&Ortho)

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)

British Medical Association (BMA)

Best Research Presentation – Derby, 2014

Best Research Poster Award – SIROT, Morocco, 2007

Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh – Henry Wade Travelling Fund, 2006

 

 

Mr Karuppiah has extensively published in various International journals and presented both at National and International meetings.

  • Reliability of Ultrasound in the diagnosis of Morton’s neuroma. AOA Regional Scientific Meeting, Feb 2018, Adelaide, Australia.
  • A comparison of Local flaps vs Free flaps for open lower limb fractures: effect of flap choice on healing time, complications and patient reported outcome. AOA Regional Scientific Meeting, Feb 2018, Adelaide, Australia.
  • Tibiotalocalcaneal nail as a treatment option for elderly patients with of ankle fractures. Australian Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), Aug 2017, Noosa, Australia.
  • Functional outcomes following percutaneous Achilles tendon repair using the Tenolig implant. Australian Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), Aug 2017, Noosa, Australia.
  • Zadek procedure as a treatment option in Haglund’s deformity. Australian Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), Aug 2017, Noosa, Australia.
  • Comparision of both arthroscopic and open techniques for arthrodesis ankle. AOA Annual Scientific Meeting, Nov 2017, Adelaide, Australia.

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Circle Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre Campus, Lister Rd, Nottingham NG7 2FT

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Overall rating 8th December 2016