Dr. Ravindran Thuraisingham

Dr. Ravindran ThuraisinghamVerified

Doctor in Malaysia


Dr. Ravindran Thuraisingham is an orthopaedic with subspecialty in hand and microsurgery. Currently, he is practicing at Sunway Medical Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has almost 15 years of experience in performing surgical procedures on patients with hand and nerve conditions such as ulnar nerve entrapment, de Quervain's tenosynovitis, Boutonniere deformity, giant cell tumour of tendon sheath, Dupuytren’s contracture, metacarpal fracture, and many more.

The procedures that he often performed include mallet finger repair, finger synovectomy, open reduction and internal fixation of various fractures on hand bones, metacarpophalangeal arthrodesis, and thumb carpometacarpal arthroplasty.

He completed his MBBS at Kasturba Medical College (India) in 1997 and Masters in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Malaya in 2006. After that, he underwent two years subspecialty training in hand and microsurgery at University Malaya Medical Centre.

Besides practicing in a private hospital, he is a senior lecturer for hand and microsurgery at the University of Malaya. He is also active in an organization as a member of the Malaysian Society for Surgery of the Hand (MSSH). He is most often involved in medical research and published the results in medical journals. One of his recent works titled “First High-Quality Draft Genome Sequence of Pasteurella Multocida Sequence Type 128 Isolated from Infected Bone”, which was published in Genome Announcements by American Society for Microbiology.

  • Bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, 1997
Medical training
  • Residency in orthopaedic surgery, University Malaya Medical Centre, 2006
  • Internship in internal medicine, Sultan Abdul Halim Hospital, 1998
  • Fellowship in orthopaedic hand surgery, University Malaya Medical Centre, 2008
Professional Memberships
  • Malaysian Society for Surgery of the Hand
Languages spoken
  • Malay
  • Tamil
  • English
  • Am General Insurance Berhad
  • Ace Insurance
  • Metronic iCares Sdn Bhd
  • Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance
  • Great Eastern
  • MAA Assurance
  • Medijaring
  • Datalink Healthcard Network Sdn Bhd
  • Prudential Assurance Company Singapore Pte Ltd
  • Travel Guard
  • Bupa
  • Hong Leong Assurance / HLA
  • Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance
  • IHM
  • NIPPONKOA Insurance Company
  • International SOS
  • Malaysia National Insurance (MNI)
  • Berjaya Sompo Insurance Berhad
  • Asahi Fire and Marine Insurance
  • Manulife Insurance
  • AXA
  • Lonpac Insurance Bhd
  • MediExpress
  • Bh Insurance M Bhd
  • GMC
  • The Pacific Insurance Berhad
  • Nisshin Fire & Marine Insurance
  • Vanbreda International
  • CompuMed
  • PMCare
  • QBE Malaysia
  • RHB Insurance Berhad
  • Seven Corners Insurance
  • Tejani Emergency Assistance Malaysia (TEAM)
  • AIG
  • Allianz
  • ING
Affiliated Hospital
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Specialities: Clinic
Language Spoken: Hokkien ,Japanese ,Bahasa Indonesia ,Mandarin ,English ,Cantonese
Specialities: Clinic
Language Spoken: English ,Hokkien ,Malay ,Mandarin
Specialities: Clinic
Language Spoken: Cantonese ,Mandarin ,English ,Chinese (Simplified)