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Dr Yegappan Muthukaruppan
Shoulder and Upper Limb Orthopaedic Surgeon

Having graduated from the National University of Singapore School of Medicine in 1992, Dr Yegappan is a specialist in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and mainly does arthroscopic reconstructive surgery of the knee and shoulder. His sub-specialty interest lies in the management of cartilage lesions in the knee and ankle. Having treated cartilage defects with both first and second generation techniques of chondrocycte implantation, Dr Yegappan has a special interest in the management of multiple ligament injuries of the knee and knee dislocations.


  • Orthopaedic Surgery


  • MBBS (Singapore) 1992
  • FRCS (Glasgow) 1997
  • FRCS (Edinburgh) 1997
  • FAMS (Orthopaedics)

Professional Membership

  • Professional Memberships
  • Ordinary Member, Singapore Medical Council, Singapore
  • Ordinary Member, Singapore Orthopaedic Association, Singapore
  • Ordinary Member, General Medical Council Overseas List, United Kingdom
  • International Affiliate Member American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Associate Member, ISAKOS
  • Associate Member ISAKOS
  • Member of Singapore Medical Council
  • Member of Singapore Orthopaedic Association Fellow of Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • Member of General Medical Council Overseas List, UK Fellow
    - Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh Fellow
    - Royal college of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow International
  • Affiliate Member American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine


  • 2004 British Orthopaedic Association Travelling Fellowship, United Kingdom
  • 2002 TTSH Scholarship Award for Fellowship in Sports Medicine
  • 2000 AO-EAST ASIA Student Travelling Fellow

Clinic & Contact Details

Centre for Sports and Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
(Parkway East Medical Centre)
Suite 05-06/07, 319 Joo Chiat Place Singapore 427989
Tel : (65) 6348 2605
Fax : (65) 6348 2606

Centre for Sports and Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
(Mt. Elizabeth Medical Center)
Suite #11-13/14/15, 3 Mount Elizabeth Singapore 228510
Tel: (65) 6738 2628
Fax: (65) 6738 2629

Centre for Sports and Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
(Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Center)
Suite #10-34/35, 38 Irrawaddy Road Singapore 329563
Tel: (65) 6684 5828
Fax: (65) 6684 5829

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Our Physio & Rehab Expertise

Specialist Rehab Group works with specialist physiotherapists and specialist rehab therapists who are highly trained, qualified, experienced and passionate to provide high level of expert care to our patients.

Areas of specialization

  • physiotherapy: back and neck (spine), sports, shoulder, hip, knee, ankle
  • hand therapy: forearm, wrist, hand and fingers
  • podiatrist: leg, calf, ankle, foot and toes
  • read more on our specializations here

All our therapists are fully insured and registered with Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Board (TCM). See our entire team here by location and specialization.

Initially, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to help you recover. They then provide expert treatment for your pain as well as prescribing specific exercises to reduce your risk of re-injury and giving you a long term solution.

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Where to next?

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We are a wholly Singapore Private Limited group of licensed physiotherapists, hand therapists, podiatrists, chiropractors, sports massage therapists, clinical pilates practitioners and TCM physicians practicing in our scope of rehabilitation and its areas of specializations. As listed in our website are the list of services we provide our clients as referred by their medical doctors or by self referrals/word of mouth.

The range of rehabilitation results vary from patients to patients, depending on a variety of factors and reasons such as severity of condition, genetics, gender and age. However, we will still deliver the best evidence-based-practice of physiotherapy, hand therapy, TCM, sports training and deep tissue release therapy that we can deliver.

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Acupuncture TCM
Balance Physiotherapy
Biomechanics Physiotherapy
Chest Physiotherapy
Clinical Massage Physiotherapy
Clinical Pilates
Cold Therapy Physio
Complementary Physiotherapy
Cupping TCM
Deep Tissue Massage
Desensitisation Physiotherapy
Electrotherapy Physio
Ergonomics Physiotherapy
Exercise Physiotherapy
Gua Sha TCM
Falls Prevention Physiotherapy
Hand Physiotherapy
Heat Physiotherapy
Home Physiotherapy
Ice Physiotherapy
Interferential Physiotherapy
Manipulation Physiotherapy
Muscle Stimulation Physio
Musician Physiotherapy
Stroke/Neuro Physiotherapy
Orthopedic Physiotherapy
Hand Splinting Physiotherapy
Pain Management TCM
Pain Relief Physiotherapy
Post Amputee Physiotherapy
Post Surgery Physiotherapy
Postural Physiotherapy
Re-Education Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy Singapore
Relaxation Physiotherapy
Sonophoresis Physiotherapy
Splinting Physiotherapy
Sports Physiotherapy Massage
Physiotherapy Stress Relief
Swelling Physiotherapy
TENS Physiotherapy
Tension Headaches Physiotherapy
Thermal Physiotherapy
Traction Back Physiotherapy
Trigger Point Physiotherapy
Ultrasound Physiotherapy
Wax Heat Physiotherapy


Finally I know what I have, my pain decreased and now I'm back to work!

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OMG. The pain levels in my hands have dropped dramatically, about 60-70%


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