Dr Aniruddha Mitra MBBS, FRCSI, FRCS (Tr & Orth), MMedSc, FRACS (Ortho)

Dr Aniruddha Mitra
Dr Aniruddha Mitra MBBS, FRCSI, FRCS (Tr & Orth), MMedSc, FRACS (Ortho)

Mr Mitra is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and a specialist in lower limb and shoulder surgery. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons as well as the Royal College of surgeons in Ireland.He undertook specialist Orthopaedic training and Masters degree in Sports and Exercise Medicine in Ireland. He travelled to Adelaide 2012 to embark on advanced clinical fellowship training in Orthopaedic trauma surgery (including pelvic and acetabular reconstruction and hand trauma) and primary and revision arthroplasty (joint replacement) and arthroscopy (key hole surgery).

His primary objective is to achieve the best possible outcomes for all his patients. He follows evidence based techniques and practice to accomplish this.

Keeping up to date with the latest technical advancement and evolvement in Orthopaedic surgery is an integral part of Mr Mitra's practice. He regularly participates in regional, national and international conferences and has presented at numerous international conferences and published in peer reviewed journals.

Mr Mitra has travelled extensively around Europe and had obtained wide-ranging experience in treating hip, knee and shoulder arthritis including primary and revision joint replacement surgery, treatment of complex fractures of upper limb, pelvis, lower limb and sports injuries from centres of excellence in France and Germany.

He has keen interest in teaching medical students and junior orthopaedic trainees. He has been a lecturer with University College Cork in Ireland and the University of Adelaide in South Australia. He was awarded the Allan Kerr Award for the best clinical tutor at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Adelaide in 2015.

Mr Mitra is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Australian Orthopaedic Association. He is a senior clinical lecturer with Deakin University Medical School.

He has keen interest in reducing hospital acquired infections and antibiotic misuse. He is a member of the antibiotic stewardship committee at Southwest Healthcare.

Mr Mitra consults at Warrnambool Orthopaedics and Portland Specialist clinic. He operates at Southwest Healthcare, Warrnambool; St John of God Hospital, Warrnambool and at Portland District Health.

EDUCATIONAL DETAILS
  • MBBS - Calcutta National Medical College Calcutta University, India. - February 1993
  • FRCS - Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. - February 2002
  • FRCS Trauma & Orthopaedics - Intercollegiate Specialty Examinations. - May 2009
  • MMedSc Masters in Sports & Exercise Medicine- University College Cork - May 2009
  • FRACS Orthopaedics - Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Melbourne. - May 2018
SUMMARY OF POSTGRADUATE TRAINING & EXPERIENCE
  • Arthroplasty Fellowship (Primary and revision arthroplasty) - The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, Adelaide South Australia. - Feb 2015 – May 2016
  • Orthopaedics Fellowship in adult trauma. (including pelvic & acetabular fractures) - Royal Adelaide Hospital Adelaide South Australia - Jul 2012 – Dec 2014
  • Lecturer / Senior Registrar, Orthopaedics & Trauma (Orthopaedic trauma, reconstructive surgery & arthroplasty) - University College Hospital, Cork, Ireland - Jun 2011 –Jun 2012
  • Fellowship In Arthroplasty & adult trauma - Schwarzwald – Barr Klinikum, Germany - Apr 2011 – May 2011
  • Senior Registrar, Orthopaedics & Trauma (Orthopaedic trauma, reconstructive surgery & arthroplasty) - University College Hospital, Cork, Ireland - Jan 2009 – Mar 2011
  • Senior Registrar, Orthopaedics & Trauma (Upper limb & hand elective) - University College Hospital / St Mary’s Orthopaedic Hospital,Cork, Ireland - Jul 2008 –Dec 2008
  • Senior Registrar, Orthopaedics & Trauma (Arthroplasty & spine elective) - University College Hospital / St Mary’s Orthopaedic Hospital,Cork, Ireland - Jan 2008 –Jun 2008
  • Senior Registrar, Orthopaedics & Trauma - University College Hospital, Cork, Ireland - Jul 2006 –Dec 2007
  • Registrar, Orthopaedics & Trauma ( Arthroplasty, foot & ankle elective, Sports injuries) - University College Hospital / St Mary’s Orthopaedic Hospital,Cork, Ireland - Jan 2006 - Jun 2006
  • Registrar, Orthopaedics & Trauma - University College Hospital, Cork, Ireland - Jan 2005 –Dec 2005
  • Registrar in Orthopaedic & trauma ( Paediatrics & Arthroplasty elective) - University College Hospital / St Mary’s Orthopaedic Hospital,Cork, Ireland - Jul 2004 –Dec 2004
  • Registrar in Orthopaedic & trauma (Arthroplasty, Foot & ankle, Sports injuries) - Regional Hospital, Waterford , Ireland. - Mar 2004 –Jun 2004
  • Registrar in Orthopaedic & trauma (Trauma, Arthroplasty, Foot & ankle surgery) - Regional Hospital, Waterford , Ireland. - Nov 2003 –Feb 2004
  • Registrar in Orthopaedic & trauma (Trauma, Upper limb & hands, General Orthopaedics) - Regional Hospital, Waterford , Ireland. - Jul 2003 –Oct 2003
  • Acting Registrar in Orthopaedic & Trauma - Regional Hospital, Waterford , Ireland - Jul 2002 –Jun 2003
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
  • Senior clinical lecturer with Deakin medical school at Warrnambool
  • Honorary lecturer with the University Of Adelaide. Involved in teaching & assessment of Undergraduate medical students. Awarded Allan Kerr award for best clinical tutor in 2015.
  • Lecturer University College Hospital Cork.
  • Have been involved in teaching and training of undergraduate medical students, nurses and Allied health professionals as well as postgraduate Orthopaedic trainees in various hospitals in Ireland and Australia.
PRESENTATIONS
  • Intermediate term results of partial lateral menisectomy in young patients
    Presented at the combined British & Irish Orthopaedic association meeting at Dublin, Sept 2011
  • Bone cement implantation syndrome & hip mortality. Are we winning the battle. (Poster)
    Presented at the combined British & Irish Orthopaedic association meeting at Dublin, Sept 2011
    Podium presentation at Australian Orthopaedic Association South Australian regional meeting in May 2013.
  • Comparison of ceramic based synthetic bone graft vs natural bone graft in treatment of tibial plateau fractures
    (Presented at British Trauma Society meeting at Manchester May 2010)
  • Intermediate term results of FC2 hip arthroplasty
    Registrar research study day at Cork in December 2006
    ( Presented at SICOT HongKong 2008)
  • NSAID’s : Friends or foe of the arthroplasty surgeon
    Registrar Research study day in Cork in December 2006. – Awarded the best paper
    ( Presented at SICOT HongKong 2008)
  • Use of Jumbo cups in revision total hips
    ( Presented at SICOT HongKong 2008)
  • Subcutaneous plating of distal tibial fractures; A clinical review.
    Irish Orthopaedic Association annual conference in June 2002
  • Intermediate term results of FC2 hip arthroplasty - Poster presentation
    Irish orthopaedic association annual conference in June 2007.
  • Partial lateral menisectomy: Minimum 5 year follow up
    Registrar research study day at Cork in December 2009 – Awarded the best paper
  • MRSA in Orthopaedic trauma; Consequences & costs
    Registrar research study day at Cork in December 2004
  • Urinary retention following hip and knee arthroplasty under spinal anaesthesia
    Southeastern Regional research study day at Waterford in June 2001
PUBLICATIONS
  • Subtrochanteric hip fracture treated with cerclage cables & long
    cephalomedullary nail. A review of 17 consecutive cases over 2 years.
    Injury. 2011 Nov;42(11):1317-21. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2011.03.023. Epub 2011 Apr 17
  • Fixation of tibial plateau fractures with synthetic bone graft versus natural bone graft: A comparison study
    Ir J Med Sci. 2012 Jun;181(2):247-52. doi: 10.1007/s11845-011-0797-y. Epub 2012 Jan 8
  • The use of weekly departmental review of all orthopaedic intra-operative radiographsin order to improve quality, due to standardizedpeer expectation and the ‘Hawthorne Effect’
    Kennedy MT, Ong JC, Mitra A, Harty JA, Reidy D, Dolan M. Surgeon. 2013 Feb;11(1):10-3. doi: 10.1016/j.surge.2011.10.002. Epub 2011 Nov 26.
  • Preoperative estimation of tibial nail length--because size does matter.
    Galbraith JG, O'Leary DP, Dailey HL, Kennedy TE, Mitra A, Harty JA.
    Injury. 2012 Nov;43(11):1962-8. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2012.07.190. Epub 2012 Aug 13.
  • Characterization of comorbid factors in hip fracture related in-hospital mortality.
    Athar M, O’Loughlin PF, Mitra A, Harty JA
    Irish Medical Journal. 2014 Oct; 107(9): 284-7.
  • Understanding the pathology of pelvis ring disruptions with radiosteriometric analysis.
    Solomon L, Callary S, Mitra A, Pohl A
    Orthopaedic Proceedings. 2018 Feb, 96(B), No. Supp_11.
COURSES & MEETINGS
  • CHALLENGING SHOULDER SYMPOSIUM - Jun 2019
    Sydney
    Australia
  • PRIMARY & REVISION ATTUNE CADAVERIC LAB - May 2019
    Melbourne, Victoria
    Australia
  • PRIMARY HIP & KNEE MASTERCLASS - Apr 2019
    Melbourne
    Australia
  • ASIA PACIFIC MASTERS REVISION KNEE SYMPOSIUM - Mar 2019
    Sydney
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING Oct 2018
    Perth
    Australia
  • REVISION HIP & KNEE MASTERCLASS - Sept 2018
    Sydney
    Australia
  • ZIMMER BIOMET PERSONA USERS GROUP MEETING - Sept 2018
    Sydney
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION VIC BRANCH MEETING Feb 2018
    Lorne
    Australia
  • EXETER & MODERN CHALLENGES IN ARTHROPLASTY - Oct 2017
    Geelong
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Oct 2017
    Adelaide
    Australia
  • HIP & KNEE MASTERCLASS; EMERGING TRENDS - July 2017
    Goldcoast
    Australia
  • DEPUY SYNTHES REVERSE SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY SYMPOSIUM - May 2017
    Melbourne
    Australia
  • ANATOMIC VIEW OF PERSONA, CADAVERIC COURSE - April 2017
    Brisbane
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION VIC BRANCH MEETING - Feb 2017
    Lorne
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Oct 2016
    Cairns
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA/NT BRANCH MEETING - Aug 2016
    Barossa Valley, SA
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA/NT BRANCH MEETING - Nov 2015
    RAH, Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Oct 2015
    Brisbane, Queensland
    Australia
  • BIOMET ZIMMER KNEE SYMPOSIUM - Aug 2015
    Sydney
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA/NT BRANCH MEETING - Aug 2015
    Barossa Valley, SA
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA/NT BRANCH MEETING - Apr 2015
    TQEH, Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Nov 2014
    FMC, Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Oct 2014
    Melbourne, Victoria
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Aug 2014
    Womens & Childrens Hospital, Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Apr 2014
    Sportsmed SA Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Nov 2013
    Modbury Hospital
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Oct 2013
    Darwin; Northern Territory
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Aug 2013
    QEH, Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Apr 2013
    RAH, Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Nov 2012
    Sportsmed SA, Adelaide
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Oct 2012
    Sydney, NSW
    Australia
  • AUSTRALIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION SA, SCIENTIFIC MEETING - Aug 2012
    FMC, Adelaide
    Australia
  • COMBINED BOA & IOA ANNUAL MEETING - Sept 2011
    Dublin
    Ireland
  • EXPERTISE IN ORTHOPAEDIC NAVIGATION - Oct 2010
    Hamburg
    Germany
  • BRITISH TRAUMA SOCIETY MEETING - May 2010
    Manchester
    UK
  • INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT FOR DOCTORS & SPR’S - Nov 2009
    RCSI
    Dublin
  • XXIV TRIENIAL WORLD CONGRESS SICOT/SIROT - Aug 2008
    Hong Kong
    China
  • 3rd ANNUAL POSNA/ AAOS PEDIARTIC ORTHOPEDIC SYMPOSIUM - Dec 2007
    Orlando; Florida
    USA
  • PELVIC & ACETABULAR COURSE - Sept 2006
    AO UK Regional Courses
    London; UK
  • TAYLORS SPATIAL FRAME COURSE - Nov 2005
    Smith & Nephew Orthopaedic Courses London; UK
  • AO PRINCIPLES OF FRACTURE MANAGEMENT - May 2005
    AO Regional Courses
    Portoroz, Slovenia
  • AO SPINE COURSE, MODULE 1, THE INJURED SPINE - May 2005
    AO UK Regional Courses
    Newcastle, UK.
  • ADVANCED TRAUMA AND LIFE SUPPORT (ATLS) - Aug 2003
    Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
    Dublin, Ireland.
  • BASIC LIFE SUPPORT ( BLS ) - Aug 2001
    Lourdes Regional Orthopaedic Hospital, Kilcreene
    Co. Kilkenny, Ireland.
  • BASIC COURSE IN ARTHROSCOPY & ARTHROPLASTY – WORKSHOP - Feb 1996
    Indo-German Orthopaedic Foundation,
    Calcutta, India.
  • CME ON FOOT & ANKLE DISORDERS - Sept 1995
    Indian Orthopaedic Association
    Calcutta, India.
  • COURSE ON ILIZAROV & EXTERNAL FIXATORS - Feb 1994
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association
    Calcutta, India