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Introduction

  The Orthopedic Department was formerly known as the Orthopedic Unit under the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UPM. However in 2006 the unit was accorded a department status.  Currently the department is made up of several units in such as Hand & Microsurgery, Sports Surgery, Arthroplasty, Spine and Pediatrics. The Department is located in the Faculty of Medicine & Health Science Serdang campus.

Presently the department is running the following undergraduate programs:-  Orthopedics Senior Orthopedics (SPK4112), Accident & Emergency (SPK3121) and Introductory Orthopedics (SPK3111). In 2013 the department started to offer post-graduate program namely Master of Surgery (Orthopaedics). The program's main objective is to produce Orthopedic specialists to meet the high demand of public and private sector.

Apart from undergraduate teaching , service and community work, members of the department are also involved in postgraduate teaching and research.

Previous Head of Department

  • Assoc. Prof.  Dato’ Dr. K. Selva Kumar a/l A. Kanagarajah (2005-2011)
  • Dr. Zanariah Othman (2011 - January 2012)

Contact

  • Telephone Number : 03-89472637
  • Fax Number : 03-89423537

 

 

 

 
 NAME  Prof. Dr. Manohar Arumugam
 POSITION  Professor (Medical) / Head of Department
 DISCIPLINE  Medical
 EMAIL  a_manohar@upm.edu.my
  PHONE  03 8947 2635

 

 

 

Updated:: 11/09/2017 [noorhidayati]

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