Dr S.S. Sathappan

Orthopaedic Surgeon
22 years of experience

Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgery

Consultation Fee

$145 and above

Qualifications

MBChB, FRCSEd, M Med (Ortho), FAMS (S’pore), FRCSEd (Ortho)

What I do

Dr S.S Sathappan provides clinical services such as:
- ACL Reconstruction
- Hip Resurfacing
- Knee Braces for Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteotomy
See more [ + ]- Hip Replacement
- Knee Replacement
- Arthroscopy Physiotherapy for Sports Injury Rehabilitation
- Fracture Treatment
- Arthritis Management
- Musculoskeletal Infections
- Joint Dislocation Treatment
- Orthopedic Physiotherapy
- Bone Trauma
- Cartilage Surgery
- Reconstructive surgery (joint replacement)
- Sports surgery and management of complex pelvic
- Acetabular trauma
- Customized joint replacement
- Live-fibula graft surgery in avascular necrosis (AVN) of the hip
- Hip resurfacing procedures
- Key-hole meniscal
- Ligament reconstruction procedures 
- Cervical spine degeneration

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Clinic Locations

Bone and Joint Specialist Clinic
Farrer Park Medical Centre
#12-03
1 Farrer Park Station Rd, S 217562

Professional Statement

Dr S.S. Sathappan is an Orthopaedic Surgeon practicing at Bone and Joint Specialist Clinic, Farrer Park Medical Centre. He completed his MBChB from University of Bristol, United Kingdom in 1995, FRCS - General Surgery from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSE), United Kingdom in 1999 and FRCS - Trauma & Orthopedic from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSE), United Kingdom in 2003. 

Dr S.S. Sathappan is multilingual and speaks Tamil, English, Chinese and Malay. He is accredited in Gleneagles Hospital, Mount Alvernia Hospital, Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, and Parkway East ... See more [ + ]Hospital. His clinic services involve all orthopaedic / sports injuries medication and Physiotherapy services. 

Dr S.S. Sathappan is a member of Member of Singapore Orthopaedic Association, General Medical Council, United Kingdom from 1995 to present), Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh from 2004 to present and Fellow of the Alumni of Surgeons, Hospital for Joint Diseases-New York University. 

He has received several awards, such as: Dean’s awards for Teaching Excellence, EXSA 2009 Superstar Award Recipient in 2010, NHG Quality Pillar Award (2007/2008), Hip & Knee Arthritis and Reconstruction Scholarship (AAOS/AAHKS), USA, 2005, and HMDP Fellowship Award National Healthcare Group Health Manpower Development Program: Fellowship in Adult    Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, 2005.

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Languages Spoken

Chinese, English, Malay, Tamil

Education

University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Awards and Publications

Top 10 Teacher Awards, 2009-2012
Dean’s awards for Teaching Excellence
EXSA 2009 Superstar Award Recipient, 2010
Yahya Cohen Memorial Lecturer Award – Academy of Medicine, College of Surgeons, Singapore, 2008
NHG Quality Pillar Award (2007/2008)
NUS Orthopaedic Teaching Excellence Award 2006/2007/2008
Young Orthopaedic Investigator Award – 30th Singapore Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting, 2007
Best CPIP Project Award (National Healthcare Group), 2007
Best Teacher Award, TTSH, National Healthcare Group, 2007/2008
See more [ + ]EXSA Service Excellence award, TTSH, 2005/2007/2008/2009 (Gold Award)
HMDP Fellowship Award National Healthcare Group Health Manpower Development Program: Fellowship in Adult    Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, 2005
Hip & Knee Arthritis and Reconstruction Scholarship (AAOS/AAHKS), USA, 2005
NHG Service Champion Award 2002 and 2004
Alexandra Hospital Quality Convention: Service Champion Award 2002
Letter of commendation for Outstanding Performance (During in Camp training), 2002
Suple Medical Prize – Best Student in Medicine, 1995
Russell Cooper Prize in Anesthesia, 1994
3M Occupational Health National Award – Runner up, 1994
Nathan Burton Elective Prize – 1st, 1994
Francis Dudley Memorial Prize (Anatomy Dissection) – 2nd, 1992

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Professional Positions and Memberships

Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
See more [ + ]Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Parkway East Hospital

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Insurances Accepted