S R Consultant Orthopaedics, Apollo Hospitals Bangalore. Dr. Mallinath G is a senior consultant orthopedics and joint replacement surgeon in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery Apollo hospitals Bangalore. He did his MBBS from Mysore Medial College, Mysore. He was topper at AIIMS, PGI, GIPMER and all India PG entrance examination in first attempt. He did his post graduation at prestigious All India Institute of Medial Science [AIIMS] New Delhi. After obtaining his degree of Master of Surgery in Orthopedics, he was selected for joint replacement fellowship in AIIMS. He then joined senior residency at AIIMS. He has made numerous paper presentations at national and international conferences. On returning to Banglore he joined the Hosmat Hospital, as a consultant orthopaedic surgeon. He has a particular interest in hip replacement, knee replacement. He is also interested in ligament reconstruction of the knee, arthroscopic surgery, knee deformity correction, treatment of knee fractures.