Kandiah Satkunanantham

Satkunanantham Kandiah

  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Emeritus Consultant, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Chairman, Health Sciences Authority, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Surgery), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons, England
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Knee
  • Patella
  • Biomechanics
Recent Publications
  • 1. Sathappan SS, Pang HN, Manoj A, Ashwin T, Satku K. 2009 Feb. Does stress shielding occur with the use of long-stem prosthesis in total knee arthroplasty? Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 17(2):179-83. doi: 10.1007/s00167-008-0649-0. 18974974.
  • 2. Bhalla V, Fong CW, Chew SK, Satku K. 2006 Oct. Changes in the levels of major cardiovascular risk factors in the multi-ethnic population in Singapore after 12 years of a national non-communicable disease intervention programme. Singapore Med J. 47(10):841-50. 16990958.
  • 3. Satku K. 2003 Nov. Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: is it a step in the right direction?--Surgical options for osteoarthritis of the knee. Singapore Med J. 44(11):554-6. 15007492.
  • 4. Satku K, Kumar VP, Chong SM, Thambyah A. 2003 Sep. The natural history of spontaneous osteonecrosis of the medial tibial plateau. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 85(7):983-8. 14516032.
  • 5. Chang HC, Pho RW, Kumar VP, Kour AK, Satku K. 2002 Sep. Extremity osteosarcoma--a Southeast Asian experience. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 31(5):598-606. 12395645.