Caritas Hospital

Dr. Dileep Isaac

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

An eminent Orthopaedic Surgeon in Central Travancore, with more than 17 years of experience, specialized in joint replacements and Keyhole Surgeries, Polytrauma, Pediatric Orthopedic cases.


Professional Qualification

Fellowship in Joint Replacement from National University Hospital, Bundang, Seoul, South Korea

MS in Orthopaedics from Christian Medical College, Vellore

Diploma in Orthopaedics from Christian Medical College, Vellore, India

Diplomate of the National Board of Examations, for the practice of Orthopedics

Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedics from Guro Hospital Seoul, South Korea

Fellowship in Joint Replacement from Seoul National University, South Korea

MBBS from TD Medical College, Alappuzha, Kerala, India


Achievements and Expertise

Former Consultant, Department of Orthopedics, Matha Hospital, Kottayam

Former Consultant, Department of Arthroscopy and Joint Replacement, Bharath Hospital Kottayam

Former Consultant in Orthopedics at Thiruvalla Medical Mission Hospital

Former Consultant, Dept of Orthopedics, Christian Fellowship Hospital, Oddanchatram, Tamil Nadu

Worked on deputation in several mission hospitals which include, Umri Christian Hospital, Maharastra, Herbertpur, Christian Hospital, Uttaranchal, Robertsganj Christian Mission Hospital, Uttarpradesh and GEMS Mission Hospital, Bihar


International Papers -Published & Presented

Callus patterns in femoral lengthening using a monolateral external fixator Skeletal Radiol. 2008 Apr;37(4):329-34. Epub 2007 Nov 16

The Effect of Distraction-Resisting Forces on the Tibia During

Distraction Osteogenesis

Ashok K. Shyam, Hae-Ryong Song, Hyonggin An, Dileep Isaac, Gautam M. Shetty and Seok Hyun Lee

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009;91:1671-1682. doi:10.2106/JBJS.G.01238

15th Triennial Congress of Asian Pacific Orthopedic Association, Sep9-13, 2007, Seoul Callus Patterns in Femoral Lengthening using a Monolateral External Fixator

17th Korean Japanese Combined Orthopedic Symposium, Seoul 2007

Complications of Femoral Lengthening more than 20 % of Initial Lengthening using Monolateral External Fixator

Abstracts : 17th Korean Japanese Combined Orthopedic Symposium, Seoul 2007 Skeletal age in idiopathic short stature: an analytical study by the TW3 Method and Greulich and Pyle Method


He is proficient in Malayalam, English, Hindi & Tamil.

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