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Sunil Thirkannad, M.D.

Sunil Thirkannad, M.D., is a hand surgeon with more than 25 years of experience. He is a clinical professor of hand surgery at University of Louisville and the Christine Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery. Dr. Thirkannad is regularly invited to speak on distal radius fractures and has delivered lectures and keynote addresses on the subject at multiple international surgical conferences all over the world. He is an attending hand surgeon at UofL Health – Kleinert Kutz Hand Care where he routinely treats distal radius fractures.

Education & Training

MB and BS
Bangalore Medical College | India | 1991
National University Hospital | Hand and Microsurgery | Singapore | 2003
University of Louisville, Christine M. Kleinert Institute | Hand and Microsurgery | Louisville | 2004
The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University | MS Orthopedics | India | 1996
National Board of Examinations | DNB Orthopedics | India | 1997
Bangalore Medical College | Medical/Surgical | India | 1991



Practice, Specialty or Service


"My guiding philosophy throughout my career has been to obtain the best possible outcomes by using the most ethical, cost-effective and simple methods."

Awards, Speakerships and Reviewerships

Thirkannad,Sunil Awards, Speakerships and Reviewerships List

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