Our Doctor

Dr. Kannan

Dr. Kannan

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Kannan has extensive experience in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery being one of a very small number of sub specialists in this area in Singapore & the region. He is well published with articles in international peer reviewed journals. His particular research interest is in cartilage regeneration and management of cartilage defects. He did the first successful case of artificial scaffold reconstruction in the ASEAN region for a talus osteochondral defect in 2013.

Our Clinic’s Philosophy

At Specialist Orthopaedic Centre, our mission is to help our patients pursue better lives with effective orthopaedic care. We believe in caring for our patients in the same way we would care for a family member. If there is an orthopaedic injury that is keeping you from doing the things you love the most, you can trust that we will put our experience, expertise and empathy to work for you.

With extensive experience in Foot & Ankle surgery, our patient-centric approach to specialist care provides comprehensive care for both routine and complex orthopaedic conditions.

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Our orthopaedic clinic offers a wide range of services and treatments to the medical needs of all our patients. We believe that treatments and patient care should be a collaborative effort between clinicians and patients. As a result, we personalise our care to our patients’ needs in order to ensure that their recuperation is as pleasant as possible.



Knee injuries can limit our mobility and balance. That’s why our orthopaedic clinic provides treatments for a range of knee conditions such as knee fractures, knee arthritis, ACL injuries due to direct contact or non-contact.

Foot & Ankle Condition

Foot & Ankle

There are many conditions that can affect our foot and ankle that in turn, hinder our movements. We treat the full range of acute and chronic foot and ankle conditions, including foot and ankle fractures, bunions, plantar fasciitis, flat or high arched feet and more.

Trauma Surgery and Treatment

Trauma Surgery and Treatment

Following trauma, our orthopaedic doctor are trained and equipped to treat disorders involving the bones, joints, and soft tissues of the knee, foot, and ankle, as well as provide post-operative care.

Pediatric Treatment


Children suffering from bone and muscle injuries must be treated with the proper care. We provide a full range of treatments for pediatric orthopaedic conditions so that children’s growth and development are not hindered.

Geriatric Orthopaedic

We are also specialised in treating knee, foot and ankle conditions in the elderly in order to retain function and independence where possible.


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