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Dr. Sureshan Sivananthan

Expertise & Language Spoken


  • English, Malay, Mandarin, Hokkien, Cantonese


  • Male


  • Endoscopic spine surgery
  • General orthopaedic surgery
  • Trauma orthopaedic surgery


  • MBBS, M.S.Ramaiah Medical College, India
  • Master in Orthopaedic Surgery, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
  • Certified Medical Impairment Assessor (CMIA), NIOSH, Malaysia
  • Advance Trauma Life Support (ATLS) , American College of Surgeons, USA
  • Orthopaedic Subspecialty Spine Surgery, Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia, KKM
  • National Specialist Register, Malaysia


  • Asian Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA)
  • AO Trauma Teaching Faculty
  • AO Spine Teaching Faculty
  • National Axial Spondyloarthritis Society (NASS), UK
  • Life member of Malaysian Medical Association (MMA), Malaysia
  • Life Member of Malaysian Orthopaedic Association (MOA), Malaysia
  • Life Member of Malaysian Spine Society (MSS), Malaysia


Published numerous peer-reviewed journals including:

  • Chang, C. W., Chan, H. Z., Lim, S. W., Khoo, E. H., & Zulkiflee, O. (2014).
    Negative Pressure Wound Therapy in Infected Wound following Posterior Spinal
    Instrumentation using Simple Self-assembled System: A Case Report.
    Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal, 8(2), 49.
  • Lim, S. W., Lim, H. Y., Kannaiah, T., & Zuki, Z. (2017).
    Streptococcus Constellatus Spondylodiscitis in a Teenager: A Case Report.
    Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal, 11(3), 50.


  • "Excellent Service Award 2014", Penang General Hospital
  • Invited speaker and presenter at major international and national meetings
  • Clinical and surgical attachment with world-renowed specialists from Sweden, United Kingdom, Turkey, Switzerland and South Korea
How to Get Here

ALTY Hospital
Ground Floor, Menara ALTY
187 Jalan Ampang, 50450
Kuala Lumpur


  • Operating Hours:
    Monday – Friday: 8.30am – 5.30pm
    Saturday: 8.30am – 1.00pm
    24-Hour Emergency Department
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