Dr. Palanisamy Arul Murugan
Orthopaedic and Neurology Specialist
MBBS Diploma in Orthopaedic Surgery (IN), MRCS (Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh) Edin – 2012
MMed (Master of Medicine, Ortho) – 2019, FRCS (Ortho) – 2020
English, Tamil, Hindi
Sub-specialty & Interest
Trauma, Joint Replacement, Foot & Ankle, Hand Surgery, Fracture, Sports Injuries, General Orthopaedic Neck and Back Pain
Dr. Palanisamy Arul Murugan is a highly qualified and experienced orthopaedic surgeon, with a passion for providing his patients with the best possible care. He obtained his MBBS and Diploma in Orthopaedic Surgery from Madras Medical College, India, and has been practicing in Singapore since November 2010. Throughout his 10-year career in Singapore, he has worked at various hospitals, including KK Hospital, Singapore General Hospital, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, and Thye Hua Kwan Hospital.
Dr. Arul Murugan is a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, having passed his MRCS (Edin) in 2012. He was also awarded the SingHealth Best Medical Officer Award in 2013 and received his MMed (Ortho) in 2019. He completed his orthopaedic residency on July 30, 2020, and passed the FRCS Ortho exam held from 21-23 November 2020.
With a keen interest in various orthopaedic sub-specialties, Dr. Arul Murugan has worked in trauma, joint replacement, sports injuries, foot and ankle problems, and hand surgery. He has also presented research papers at many international conferences and has journal publications in the fields of orthopaedic trauma and hand surgery.
Dr. Arul Murugan is fluent in Tamil, English, and Hindi, which allows him to communicate effectively with patients from diverse cultural backgrounds. His sub-specialties and interests include trauma, joint replacement, foot and ankle, hand surgery, fractures, sports injuries, and general orthopaedic neck and back pain.
In summary, Dr. Palanisamy Arul Murugan is a highly qualified, experienced, and passionate orthopaedic surgeon who strives to provide his patients with the best possible care. His expertise in various sub-specialties, coupled with his fluency in multiple languages, makes him an excellent choice for patients seeking orthopaedic treatment.