As an Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr Ramesh Subramaniam has subspecialty interest in shoulder, knee and arthroscopic sports surgery.
He graduated with his MBBS from the National University of Singapore, followed by his Masters in Orthopaedic Surgery. Thereafter, he continued to attain his Advanced Surgical Training in Orthopaedic Surgery and gained his Fellowship of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Trauma and Orthopaedics. Awarded the HMDP scholarship by the government, he underwent a clinical fellowship in Shoulder and Knee Surgery at the Santry Sports Surgery Clinic in Dublin, Ireland.
Dr Ramesh subsequently pursued his other qualification through Tan Tock Seng Scholarship to train in a Sports Fellowship in Knee Surgery at Hospital Quiron in Barcelona, Spain under the supervision of Professor Ramon Cugat, who is a consultant for the Spanish soccer players. During this time, he also spent time with the Mutualidad de Futbolistas Catalanes orthopaedic teams taking care of the soccer players in Barcelona and the Spanish province of Catalunya. He also completed a Fellowship in Shoulder Surgery at Hospital Del Mar in Barcelona and gained vast experience in arthroscopic joint reconstruction and joint replacement surgeries.
As a surgeon, he is also active in several organizations/societies such as:
Outside his clinical work, Dr Ramesh is also involved in medical education. He has trained both undergraduate students and young doctors as he was appointed as a Clinical Senior Lecturer and Adjunct Assistant Professor of the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. In addition, he is also a faculty member of the National Healthcare Group Residency Program and served as the Chairman of the National Healthcare Group Hand Surgery Residency Program Evaluation Committee. He has also given lectures and demonstrated surgery techniques at numerous international workshops and training courses for knee and shoulder surgery.