Dr.Kurian Zechariah

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr Kurian Zachariah is an Orthopedic Surgeon and is an Alumni of CMC Vellore. He set up the Physical Medical Rehabilitation (PMR) department in St John’s Hospital Bangalore on the recommendation of Mother Teresa in 1996. A Pioneer in this field he was awarded the Vimla Virmani Award from the National Academy of Health for his outstanding work done in the field of rehabilitation in the country and was also recommended for Dr. B.C.Roy National Award for best talents in encouraging developments specialties in branches of Medicine.
With Special Interests in Innovation and entrepreneurship, Dr Kurian Zachariah Joins the APD Advisory Panel to guide us on Physical & Social rehabilitation with a particular focus on Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.