Dr Vishnu Ramanujan is super specialised in the field of Orthopaedic Oncology and has joined Apollo Proton Cancer Centre as Consultant – musculo-skeletal oncologist in Bone & Soft Tissue Cancer Management Team. He is an eminent surgeon who is well trained in Musculo- Skeletal Oncology. He specialized in Surgical removal of Primary Bone Tumours & Soft Tissue Sarcomas and also in the management of metastatic bone diseases.

Education & Training


  • Diploma in Orthopaedics from Government Medical College, Mysore
  • Diplomate of National Board (DNB) from Kovai Medical Centre, Coimbatore
  • Fellowship in Musculo skeletal oncology (HBNI) from Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai

Professional Work


  • Assistant professor in Orthopaedic Oncology in a renowned institute in Chennai
  • Senior resident in bone and soft tissue unit at a widely acclaimed hospital in Mumbai
  • Senior resident in department of orthopaedics at a top hospital in Coimbatore
  • Member of Tamil Nadu Orthopedic association
  • Member of Indian musculo skeletal oncology society



  • Best research paper award at Traumacon 2011, IMSOS 2016 and TNOACON 2016
  • Winner of the annual post graduate travelling fellowship awarded by the Tamil Nadu orthopaedic association
  • Published many articles in peer review reputed journals and also contributed and also contributed in books and chapters in the field of Orthopaedic Oncology
  • Participated in various Poster and paper presentations in various National and International Conferences.

Areas of Expertise


  • Minimally invasive surgeries for benign bone tumours
  • Limb salvage surgeries in benign and malignant primary tumours of bone and soft tissue sarcomas of limb
  • Paediatric limb salvage surgeries with a focus on biological reconstruction
  • 3D Printed Implants and patient specific instrumentation
  • Tumour mega prosthesis reconstruction and use of alloprosthetic composites
  • Surgical Management of metastatic bone diseases.

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