About the Practitioner

SARAVANAN SUNDARAKRISHNAN, CPO, LPO

CEO/CLINICAL DIRECTOR

Saravanan Sundarakrishnan is an American Board certified and licensed Orthotist and Prosthetist who knew from the very beginning of his training that he "was meant to do this." He received his Bachelor Degree of Science in Prosthetics & Orthotics from Maharashtra University for Health Sciences in Nashik, Maharashtra, India and completed his orthotic residency at the University of Michigan Orthotics and Prosthetics Center in Ann Arbor Michigan. Saravanan completed his prosthetic residency at Hanger Orthotics and Prosthetics in Boardman, Ohio. Working in U.S for the last 8 years, Saravanan has gained immense knowledge in treating patients with compassion for their prosthetic and orthotic needs. He has worked with the leading hospitals and manufacturers to provide a comprehensive solutions for patients.

Saravanan is the first clinician in Asia who is certified to fit HiFi interface sockets for prosthetic patients. He is certified to fit Microprocessor knees (C-leg, Rheo Knee, Power knee etc.), Myelectric upper extremity prosthesis (I-Limb, Be-Bionic Hand, Utah arm etc.), functional electrical stimulators (Walkaide system, Bioness etc.). He also specializes in comprehensive paediatric care that includes fitting patients with Dennis browne/dobbs bar, surestep for hypotonia, dynamic orthoses, SWASH brace, Cranial helmets, Boston design TLSO for scoliosis, TAOS ambulatory systems etc.

Saravanan is very passionate about giving the best quality product and customized solutions to patients as per their requirement. He has a special interest in applying new technologies and materials to bring a unique perspective to patient care.

PRADEEP KUMAR, BPO, PGDHHM

DIRECTOR OF PROSTHETICS

Pradeep Kumar is an RCI licensed Orthotist and Prosthetist. He is passionately working for more than 15 years in the field Rehabilitation and Healthcare Management. He has extensively worked as a mentor to upgrade the field of Prosthetic and Orthotics in India. He loves to travel and educate the clinical skills to the P&O professionals.

Pradeep has worked with the leading clinics and manufacturers to provide a comprehensive solution for the patients. He has gained immense knowledge in treating Prosthetic patients with compassion for their prosthetic needs. He possesses the best clinical knowledge and skill to facilitate prosthetic fittings at any level of amputation.

Pradeep is the first clinician in Asia who has fitted a Bionic Shoulder Disarticulation Prosthesis with Espire Pro Elbow and i-lmb Ultra. He is certified to fit Microprocessor knees (Rheo Knee, Power knee Allux etc.), Myoelectric upper extremity prosthesis (I-Limb, Be-Bionic Hand, Espire elbow etc.) and various socket technologies.

Apart from Prosthetics skill Pradeep has keen interest in paediatric Orthotics also. He is also certified to fit Cranial Remolding helmets from Orthomerica, USA. He has taken formal trainings from Becker Orthopaedic, (USA), Orthomerica (USA) and Cascade (USA) to fit several Orthotic Solutions.

Pradeep is very passionate about giving the best quality product and customized solutions to patients as per their requirements.

ARUN CHAKRABORTY, BPO

BRANCH MANAGER – BANGALORE

Arun Chakraborty is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. He received his Bachelor’s degree of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics from West Bengal University of Health Science.

His area of expertise is Lower Limb Prosthetics & Orthotics and he is keen to provide his patients with comprehensive training and correct prescription as per patient condition. He is also experienced in the orthotic treatment of diabetic ulcer, wound care, diabetic foot care.

He specializes in comprehensive paediatric care for lower extremity and spinal involvement along with Lower Extremity Prosthetic care. He has undergone training at OSSUR - Shanghai in Lower Extremity Prosthetics and i limb Bionic Hand.

Arun was working with a UK based clinical practise in the past and has an immense knowledge about various solutions offered by manufacturers in the field of Prosthetics. He believes in continuous learning and an innovative approach in being proactive and focused as a professional. He keeps himself updated with the latest technology in the industry and conveys it to the patients in a simple lucid way.

DINESH KUMAR, BPO

BRANCH MANAGER - CHENNAI

Dinesh graduated in Orthotics and Prosthetics from West Bengal University of Health sciences. With more than 8 years of experience in India as well as abroad, he is involved in developing and setting new standards of practice in the P & O Industry.

Dinesh has worked in various organizations including a German based MNC as a clinical prosthetist & Orthotist till 2015. In 2015, Dinesh moved to Saudi Arabia where he was working as a Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist for Sultan bin Abdul-Aziz Humanitarian City Hospital in Riyadh-Saudi Arabia.

His clinical interests include advanced AFO, KAFO’s, TR – Ring Orthoses, HKAFO-RGO. The spectrum of patients ranged from CP, CTEV, Scoliosis, Spina Bifida, Pes Planus, Pes Cavus, Charcot, Diabetics, Plantar fasciitis, TBI, SCI etc. Dinesh’s skills in Handling RGO systems are unique and well recognized in the region. He always remains updated about the current technology and its applications.

He has a certification for E-Mag active and Reciprocal gait orthosis. Dinesh underwent training for Rheo knee, I-limb and different Socket technologies from Ossur (Global leader) to serve the patients needs with innovative technology.

SYAM KUMAR, BPO

BRANCH MANAGER - KOCHI

Syam Kumar KS is a certified RCI recognised Prosthetist and Orthotist who has completed his Bachelor degree in Prosthetics and Orthotics from Mobility India, Bangalore after doing a certificate course from Faith India, Kerala.

He is very passionate about his duties as a Prosthetist & Orthotist who aims to provide quality rehabilitation to the differently abled and thereby help them regain their independence in the society.

He has a vast experience working with renowned MNC’s soon after being certified. He has also worked in an UK based charity organisation ‘MOTIVATION’ where he had a chance of providing service to a vast population affected by leprosy.

Syam has a specialization for Customised Insoles in CAD CAM technology from Spain.He also owns a certification in wheelchair training from Mobility India recognized by WHO.

JAY RAJ SINGH

DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL SERVICES/BRANCH MANAGER – WEST BENGAL

Jay Raj Singh is a highly motivated registered Prosthetist and Orthotist from Rehabilitation council of India. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Prosthetics and Orthotics from SVNIRTAR - Odisha, functioning under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt of India.

Jay Raj is a trained and certified in Thailand as " Harmony System Expert "and "Aerolink Technology ". Experienced in treating numerous cases of national and international patients. He is a certified Be-bionic expert and specialises in Myo-electric and iLimb Hand Prosthesis and Lower Limb Prosthesis.

Working for over 9 years with experience in the field of Prosthetics and Orthotics, Jay Raj has a comprehensive background in all aspects of Orthotics that includes treating of upper and lower limb orthosis with FRO, AFO and Knee Orthosis, spinal braces for scoliosis, supportive braces and wheelchair solutions.

Prior to KARE Prosthetics & Orthotics, he has served in key leadership roles at a German MNC as Senior Clinician, Centre-in Charge and as a Clinical Mentor.Over his career, Jay Raj has attended countless training sessions for people with disabilities. He believes that education and experience help him to perform according to his patient expectations.

ABHAY PRATAP SINGH, BPO

SENIOR CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Abhay Pratap Singh is a RCI Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist whoearned his bachelor’s in Prosthetics and Orthotics from one of the most prestigious institute–NILD, West Bengal University of Kolkata in 2012.

He started his career as a clinical P&O at an UK based MNC in Chennai and Hyderabad. Due to his diligent working style he was promoted to be the branch Manager of Vijaywada centre within 3 years. After that he worked with CPO – a USA based company donning the role of CLINICAL LEADER. For the last 3 years Abhay has been a part of KARE Prosthetics & Orthotics.He has got a lot of exposure to various prosthetic & orthotic components and manufacturers.

With an experience of more than 7 years, Abhay’s area of expertise is lower limb comprehensive orthotics and hi-tech prosthetics including myoelectric hands and microprocessor-based limbs.He is also experienced in different kind of fracture orthoses and is very familiar with orthotic treatment of diabetic ulcer, wound care and diabetic footcare. He has received certification in Diabetic Foot care and Cranial Helmet from a leadingAmerican organisation -ORTHOMERICA. He also has a certification in orthotic management for patients with cerebral palsy from CASCADE-USA.

His other specializations include treatment of treating knee arthritis by means of biomechanical device and cosmetic restoration.

Abhay is dedicated and innovative by nature and believes that PRESENCE OF MIND and KNOWLEDGE are not only the best tools, rather,they are a necessity when dealing with Divyangjan.

MONALISA ROUTRAY, BPO

SENIOR CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Monalisa Routray is a Rehabilitation Council of India licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. She received her bachelor’s degree of science in Prosthetics and orthotics fromSVNIRTAR - Odisha, functioning under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt of India.

After graduation, she was working with RAWWD (Rehabilitation Aids Workshop by Women with Disability) a partner of Mobility India(NGO). She attended theoretical and practical training in basic level wheel-chair service provision at Mobility India and received certification from WHO (World Health Organization).

She regularly participates in the OPAI National Conference (Orthotics and Prosthetics association of India) and also attended a CRE programme on thesubjectof “Hands-on workshop on scope and utility of silicon in Prosthetic and Orthotics”. She also received training in Upper extremity splinting using ORFIT materials from Belgium Experts.

She specializes in Orthotics with a zeal for Upper and Lower Extremity Prosthetics and Cosmetic restoration. She is an expert in Pedorthics and works closely with experts in the field of diabetic foot rehabilitation. Her passion is to provide comprehensive training and correct prescription as per patient’s condition and requirement. She is very keen to keep up with the recent advances and technology in the field of Prosthetics and Orthotics.

RAJENDRA PRASAD MS, DPO

SENIOR CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - CHENNAI

Rajendra Prasad is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist and did his under graduation in Prosthetics & Orthotics from Christian Medical College, Vellore. He previously worked as a Prosthetist and Orthotist in CMC, Vellore for 2 years where he was a member of the Cerebral Palsy and Diabetic clinic. He also has experience in treating amputee patients using ICRC (International Community of the Red Cross) components.

He loves working with paediatric patients. He specializes in the orthotic treatment of neurological cases like C.P (Cerebral Palsy), Downs Syndrome, stroke, muscular dystrophy and various other lower limb deformities. He also specializes in the orthotic treatment of diabetic ulcers and Diabetic foot care.

His passion is to bring a difference in the lives of children and their parents who need specialized orthotic care.

SABAREESH K, DPO

SENIOR CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - KOCHI

Sabareesh.K is a Rehabilitation Council of India licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist and did his under graduation in Prosthetics & Orthotics from Christian Medical College, Vellore.

Sabareesh has worked as a Clinical Prosthetist & Orthotist in MNC companies from USA & Germany in India. He also has worked in Sultan bin Abdul-Aziz Humanitarian City Hospital in Riyadh-Saudi Arabia. While working there he has undergone training for fitting of various orthosis from companies like Ortho System- Germany. He has also got training on advanced Prosthetic fitting from companies like Ottobock, Streifeneder and OSSUR. He has immense experience in treating amputee patients using ICRC, OSSUR, OTTOBOCK components.

With over 4 years of experience in the field, his area of expertise is lower limb Prosthetics & Orthotics. He is keen to provide his patients with comprehensive training and correct prescription as per patient condition.He is also experiencedin the orthotic treatment of diabetic ulcer, wound care, diabetic foot care.He actively participates in various workshops and seminars organized by OPAI

ANTARA PODDAR, BPO

SENIOR CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - KOLKATA

Antara Poddar is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. She received her bachelor’s degree of science in prosthetics and Orthotics from West Bengal University of Health Sciences.

Antara’s area of expertise is Lower Limb Prosthetics & Orthotics. She also specializes in diabetic wound and foot care along with cosmetic restoration. She has successfully handled many cases from 2015 under different organizations and has been working with KARE for more than two years. She loves to work with Paediatric patients and provides training and correct prescription as per the conditions and requirements.

Antara keeps up with the latest in the field of Prosthetics & Orthotics by attending various training programs in regular intervals. She has attended training programs which include advanced Prosthetic training by OSSUR, Cosmetic Restoration program along with Orthotic programs conducted by ORTHOMERICA & CASCADE – USA.

She is extremely focused as a professional and keeps herself updated with the latest technologies in the field of rehabilitation. She feels very honouredin serving people and looks forward to continuing the same.

BIPASHA RANI PATRO, BPO

CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - CHENNAI

Bipasha Rani Patro is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. She received her Bachelor’s degree of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics from NIOH, West Bengal University of Health Science. After graduation she worked as Clinical Prosthetist with CPO – a USA Based organization at Hyderabad, Telangana for more than 2 years.

She actively participates in the OPAI National Conference (Orthotics and Prosthetics association of India) and alsoparticipated in the workshop on Pediatric Scoliosis Management.

She has attended training programs which include advanced Prosthetic training by OSSUR, Cosmetic Restoration program along with Orthotic programs conducted by ORTHOMERICA & CASCADE – USA.

She specializes in lower and upper extremity Prosthetics.She also specializes in diabetic wound care management as well as pediatric lower extremity orthotic management. She assesses every single case with thorough observation & comprehensive evaluation to provide a customized treatment plan as per patient’s requirement. She is very committed to provide the utmost guidance to her patients.

She is very passionate to learn and update herself with advanced technology in the field of Prosthetics and Orthotics Professional.

PRANTIK, BPO

CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Prantik Dutta is a licensed Prosthetist & Orthotist from Rehabilitation Council of India.He pursued his Bachelor’s degree of science in Prosthetics and Orthotics from National Institute for Locomotor Disabilities (West Bengal University of Health Science). His area of expertise is lower extremity Prosthesis and Orthosis.

He is a professional Prosthetist & Orthotist offering experience in clinical operations, excellent inter personal communication skills, team building and organisational skills to run a clinic-based facility smoothly.

He masters in the skills of budgeting proficiency, strong presentation skills, planning & development, strong customer service skills, knowledge of Orthotic & Prosthetic material, independent judgement, decision making and strategic planning capability.

He worked with an England based MNC healthcare from 2013 to 2016, followed by working in an US based MNC from 2016 to 2017. He is presently working with Kare Prosthetics and Orthotics since 2017.

ANINDYA RAKSHIT, BPO

CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Anindya Rakshit is Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) registered Prosthetist and Orthotist. He accomplished his Bachelor’s degree & residency from National Institute for Locomotor Disabilities (NILD), Kolkata - an autonomous body under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India; under the esteemed West Bengal University of Health Sciences.

He previously worked as Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist in a German based MNC for two and half years where he mostly engaged in providing sophisticated and high tech artificial limbs and supportive devices (Orthoses, Callipers) for patients with limited mobility or different levels of amputations. During his tenure, he also has undergone hands-on training for Be-Bionic hand.

Presently Anindya is associated with KARE for almost 2 years as Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist. He is experienced in Prosthetics and Lower limb orthotics with expertise in fitting with advanced components from global leaders. He also actively participates in various conferences and seminars conducted by Orthotics and Prosthetics Association of India (OPAI). He has successfully completed various courses from OTTOBOCK, ORTHOMERICA& OSSUR.

Anindya is focussed as professional and believes in continuous learning process & also attend numerous training programmes which keeps him up to date with advancements in Prosthetic and Orthotic and helps provide innovative services and products for patients.

SUMANTH KUMAR, BPO

CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Sumant kumar is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. He received his Bachelor’s degree of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics from University of Delhi, India.

Sumant has a remarkably successful track record in patient management. During his 1.5 year tenure as Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist in CPO, Delhi – a USA based MNC. He demonstrated exceptional abilities in patient care and rewarded with “Making A Difference” Award in 2017.

He is working with KARE for over 2.5 years and is currently seeing patients at Mahaveer Jain hospital, Bengaluru and provides patient care at KARE’s other satellite locations.

He is specialized in diabetic foot care, Lower Limb Prosthetics & Orthotics and is keen to provide his patients with comprehensive training and correct prescription as their condition. He has a good experience to fit prefabricated orthotics product like OA Unloader, CHECK Knee brace, SWASH brace and Pavlik harness. He approaches every case thoroughly and formulates a customized treatment plan.

He is very committed to bring latest technology & innovations to his patients by using the modern techniques and is keen to learn more in the field of rehabilitation

YOGITA, BPO

CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Yogita is a Rehabilitation Council of India licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. She has received her Bachelors in Prosthetics & Orthotics from IPH, University of Delhi, India.

She has experience in Paediatric Orthotics, Diabetic Foot Care and Lower Extremity Orthoses & Prostheses. She has attended various courses on Diabetic foot care and Orthotic managements of paediatrics.

Previously, she worked at Fortis Hospital, Noida with CPO - a US Based MNC and at Fortis Hospital, Udaipur in the pedorthics department.

She is determined to bring changes in the patient quality of life by her skills as a P&O practitioner. She consistently upgrades her knowledge about new products and materials in this field to provide more efficient treatment.

HEMA S, ISPO CAT II

CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Hema S is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist and did her ISPO CAT II in Prosthetics & Orthotics from Mobility India Research and Training Institute, Bengaluru. She did her under graduation in Prosthetics & Orthotics and received Certification from Mobility India.

Hema has attended theoretical and practical training in basic level wheelchair service provision at Mobility India and received certification from WHO (World Health Organization)and also attended a Pedorthics hands on workshop at LOCOMOTOR REHAB Bhubaneswar, Orissa. She also is certified on advance Trans-Femoral Socket Technology from Ottobock.

She has experience in treating amputee patients using ICRC (International Community of Red Cross) components and other state of the art components from various manufacturers from around the globe.

She previously worked as Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist in a German based MNC at Bengaluru, Karnataka for 2 years and then moved to Nigeria as a senior Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist in RAPHADON GLOBAL HEALTHCARE LTD - Lagos, for almost an year.

Her area of expertise is lower limb Prosthetics & Orthotics and is also experienced in the orthotic treatment of diabetic ulcer, wound care, diabetic foot care. She specializes in comprehensive paediatric care for lower extremity and spinal involvement along with Lower Extremity Prosthetic care.

She is effective in contributing to a multi disciplinary rehabilitation team, combined with providing outstanding and compassionate patient care.

DEEPAK RAVIKUMAR, ISPO CAT II

CLINICAL PROSTHETIST & ORTHOTIST - BANGALORE

Deepak Ravikumar is a Rehabilitation Council of India licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist and did his ISPO CAT II in Prosthetics & Orthotics from Mobility India Research and Training Institute, Bengaluru. He did his under graduation in Prosthetics & Orthotics and received Certification from Mobility India.

Deepak has attended theoretical and practical training in basic level wheelchair service provision at Mobility India and received certification from WHO (World Health Organization) and also attended a Pedorthics hands on workshop at LOCOMOTOR REHAB Bhubaneswar, Orissa.

He has experience and immense interest in treating amputee patients using ICRC (International Community of Red Cross) and other state of the art components from various manufacturers from around the globe.

He previously worked as Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist in a German based MNC at Hyderabad, Telangana and then moved to Nigeria as a senior Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist in RAPHADON GLOBAL HEALTHCARE LTD - Lagos, for almost 2 years.He was later promoted as Centre Manager in RAPHADON GLOBAL HEALTHCARE LTD - Abuja & Lagos, (Nigeria) for almost 1.5 years.

His area of expertise is lower limb Prosthetics and Orthotics, Upper limb Prosthetic. He is reputed for his detailed knowledge in prescription criteria, and advance patient care.He also is specialized in patient care for orthotic management in scoliosis. He is committed to his goal of providing excellent Prosthetic and Orthotic services for his patients to gain normality. He is very passionate about his responsibilities and holds great pride in his work. He loves getting to know his patients and forming bonds that last longer than their time at our clinics.