Dr. Somanna Malchira is a Consultant Joint Replacement and Arthroscopic Surgeon at Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore. He did his MBBS from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore. He has an MS in Orthopedics and also has a Fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi Kerala. Dr. Somanna has also been awarded Fellowship in Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine by OASI, Bioresearch Foundation, Milan, Italy. Dr. Somanna has worked in various hospitals in India, which has added to his skill and expertise. He has been associated with major hospitals like Narayana Multispeciality Hospital,Bangalore,Hosmat Hospital, Bangalore, Basappa Memorial Hospital, Mysore, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore etc.