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Prof Dr. Azhar Merican


  • English,
  • Bahasa Malaysia


  • MBBS, University of Southampton, UK
  • Master in Orthopaedic Surgery(MS Orth), University(UM), Malaysia
  • Diploma in Clinical Orthopaedic Biomechanics, imperial Collage London, UK
  • Ph.D, Imperial College London, UK
  • Fellowship in Hip & Knee Surgery, St.Vincent's Hospital, Australia


  • Orthopaedic trauma surgery
  • Trauma & fracture surgery of the limbs
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Hip & knee replacement & revision surgery
  • Knee ligament reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic & ligament reconstruction knee surgery
  • Microsurgical free tissue transfer


  • Malaysian Society for Hip and Knee Surgeons (MSHKS)
  • Malaysian Orthopedic Association (MOA)
  • Asia Pacific Orthopedic Assoc iation (APOA)


Published and co-authored numerous abstracts & manuscripts in highly cited peer-reviewed journals inclusive of and not limited to:

  • The Bone & Joint journal, UK
  • journal of Biomechanics, UK
  • Journal of Orthopaedic Research, US
  • journal of Arthroplasty, US
  • American Journal of Sports Medicine, US
  • Malaysian Orthopaedic journal
  • Medical Journal of Malaysia
  • journal of Clinical Orthopaedics, India
  • Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hong Kong
  • Singapore Medical Journal


  • President of Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, 2019
  • Founding member of the Malaysian HIp & Knee Society
  • First to perform robot-assisted orthopaedic surgery in Malaysia
  • Editorial board member of Knee Surgery and Related Research, Official Journal of the Korean Knee Society
  • Reviewer with the Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal
  • Invited speaker and presenter at major national and international meetings.
How to Get Here

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


  • Operating Hours:
    Monday – Friday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
    Saturday: 8.30am – 1.00pm
    24-Hour Emergency Department
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