Dr. Arun Kumar is an Associate Spine Consultant in Mallika Spine Centre. He is known as a highly personable, competent and team spirited surgeon recognised for excelling in high stress environments.
He is a Pro-active and high performing professional, committed to achieving the best possible outcome for each and every patient. He finished his initial training in medicine from Guntur and MS (Orthopaedics) from Nellore where he was awarded Best paper in gold medal category for the work on Ilizarov management.
Later, he completed one year-long Fellowship in Spine Surgery (SSAP) at Mallika Spine Centre under the able mentorship of Dr. Naresh Babu. During his tenure, he was awarded the prestigious Young Investigator Award for the work on Adult Scoliosis Classification Systems. After completion of his Fellowship in Spine Surgery (SSAP), he was further trained in endoscopic spine surgery by Destandau at France. He was selected as an AOSpine Asia Pacific Fellow in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery at Bombay Hospital & Medical Research Centre where he was trained to specialise in utilising computer navigation technology in spine surgery.