V Prem Kumar

Kumar V Prem

Appointment(s)
  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Recent Publications
  • 1. Saseendar S, Tan SH, Vijayan S, Pawaskar A, Kumar VP. 2016 Jun. Extensive subcutaneous emphysema complicating a percutaneous Mumford procedure. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 24(6):1907-10. doi: 10.1007/s00167-014-3183-2. 25059337.
  • 2. Han F, Daruwalla ZJ, Shen L, Kumar VP. 2015 May-Jun. A prospective study of surgical outcomes and quality of life in severe foot trauma and associated compartment syndrome after fasciotomy. J Foot Ankle Surg. 54(3):417-23. doi: 10.1053/j.jfas.2014.09.015. 25441288.
  • 3. Tan SH, Saseendar S, Tan BH, Pawaskar A, Kumar VP. 2015 Feb. Ulnar fractures with bisphosphonate therapy: a systematic review of published case reports. Osteoporos Int. 26(2):421-9. doi: 10.1007/s00198-014-2885-0. 25227921.
  • 4. Ng DZ, Kumar VP. 2014 Apr. Arthroscopic Bankart repair using knot-tying versus knotless suture anchors: is there a difference?. Arthroscopy. 30(4):422-7. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2014.01.005. 24680302.
  • 5. Lau BP, Kumar VP. 2013 Dec. Acute kidney injury (AKI) with the use of antibiotic-impregnated bone cement in primary total knee arthroplasty. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 42(12):692-5. 24463833.