Dr. Arun Kannan

Dr. Arun Kannan


16+ years experience



100+ Recommendations

MS Ortho (AIIMS) Fellowship in Hip and Knee Replacement (Virginia, USA)

English, Hindi, Tamil



100+ Recommendations

About Dr. Arun Kannan

  • Dr. Arun Kannan is a Orthopaedician with 16 Years of Experience. He is affiliated with Apollo Hospitals Greams Road in Chennai. Dr. Arun Kannan holds MS Ortho (AIIMS) Fellowship in Hip and Knee Replacement (Virginia, USA). He can treat a wide range of Orthopaedics conditions like Achilles Tendon Rupture, Ankle Sprain, Achilles Tendon Tear, Achondroplasia, Amputee Care, and more. He speaks English, Hindi, Tamil.
  • 103+ patients recommended Dr. Arun Kannan with a recommendation score of 92
  • He is accepting new patients now. Book a Digital Consult/Hospital Visit with Dr. Arun Kannan with Apollo now.
  • Dr. Arun Kannan has over 16 years of experience as a Orthopaedician at Apollo Hospitals Greams Road
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Patient Reviews



3 years ago

knee replacement surgery

Very nice Doctor. We got confidence after meeting him. My mother has underwent surgery on both knees and she feels much better after knee replacement surgery. Doctor is so kind and caring.

Doctor is so kind and caring


Abisheck Sasikumar

5 years ago


Dr. Arun kannan sir took the time to explain my condition in a way that was both thorough and easily understandable, ensuring I felt informed and confident in my treatment plan.The surgical skill demonstrated by Dr. Arun kannan sir is truly commendable. My procedure was executed with precision, and the subsequent recovery surpassed my expectations. The attention to detail and genuine concern for my comfort throughout the process highlighted Dr. Arun kannan sir dedication to patient care. It's was a difficult procedure but he make easier to finished. Iam really thankfull to Dr. Arun kannan sir for your humanity and helping nature

Grateful for his expertise.



6 years ago

ACL avulsion fracture

I met with an accident and had an acl avulsion fracture on my knee. i was so scared and i have consulted many doctors who suggested me to go on with surgery and i came to know about dr Arun kannan ortho clinic and i consulted with him. He was so nice and told that surgery is not required and treated me with an conservative treatment and now i am recovering thanks to doctor arun kannan

i am recovering thanks to doctor arun kannan


Shankar Bhatt

6 years ago


Dr. Arun Kannan is very attentive and good surgeon. Good care for elderly and did surgery for fracture. Patient healing quite well, staff are very supportive and courteous too.

Very much happy with the service

Work Experience

 All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (Jan 2009 to Dec 2010)
Apollo Hospitals, Chennai since last Assignment


1. Indian Orthopaedic Association

2. Indian Federation of Sports Medicine



Trainings and Certifications

Trainings and Certifications

- Fellowship in Hip and Knee Replacement, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA

- Fellowship in Hip and knee reconstruction and tumor surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA

- Fellowship in Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty, Melbourne, Australia

Awards and Recognitions

All India 3rd Rank in PG Entrance examination, AIIMS BBraun Medical Foundation

Scholarship for excellence in Post graduate studies in the field of Orthopaedics


1.Kannan A, O'Connell RS, Kalore N, Curtin BM, Hull JR, Jiranek WA. Revision TKA for Flexion Instability Improves Patient Reported outcomes. J Arthroplasty. 2014 Dec 13. pii: S0883-5403(14)00941-3. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2014.12.010.

2. Kannan A, Owen JR, Wayne JS, Jiranek WA. Loosely Implanted Cementless Stems May Become Rotationally Stable After Loading. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Mar 25

3. Satpathy J, Kannan A, Owen JR, Wayne JS, Hull JA, Jiranek, WA. Hip Contact Stress and Femoral Neck Retroversion: a Biomechanical Study to Evaluate Implication of Femoroacetabular Impingement. Journal of Hip Preservation Surgery. ( In Press)


How can I take an appointment with Dr Arun Kannan ?

To book an online appointment with Dr Arun Kannan, you can visit the app/website of Apollo 24/7, search for Dr Arun Kannan name, and click on the ‘Consult’ button. Once you make the payment and confirm the consultation, your online appointment will be booked for the chosen appointment time.

Where does Dr Arun Kannan practice?

Dr Arun Kannan offers online consultations on our web platform Apollo 24/7 and Apollo 24/7 App. Also, available for physical consultations at the following locations:

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road,Chennai

What is the educational qualification of Dr Arun Kannan ?

Dr Arun Kannan is a Orthopaedician with over 16 Yrs. years of experience and has the following qualifications -MS Ortho (AIIMS) Fellowship in Hip and Knee Replacement (Virginia, USA)

What languages can Dr Arun Kannan speak?

Dr Arun Kannan can speak English, Hindi, Tamil.

Why do patients visit Dr Arun Kannan?

Patients visit Dr Arun Kannan for Orthopaedics related problems. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Apollo 24|7.

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