Dr Thillainayagam Muthukumar

Dr Thillainayagam Muthukumar


Clinical radiology 05202047

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  • Open Referral network
Not Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Musculoskeletal
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • Non-vascular interventional radiology

About me

I qualified in undergraduate medicine and postgraduate radiodiagnosis from the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram, India. Following residency at Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore, I was a Specialist Registrar in Radiology at the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary for 4 years. I obtained the UK FRCR in 2000. I did a 1 year MSK radiology fellowship at the Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry in 2004.

I was appointed as Consultant Radiologist at RNOH Stanmore in 2005 and I continue there as a full time radiologist. I am core member of the bone & soft tissue sarcoma, complex spine and neurospine, and shoulder multidisciplinary committees.

My strengths are in MDT decision making, and complex musculoskeletal and spine intervention.

I was the first Clinical Director of Radiology and member of the Executive Committee at RNOH. Currently, I am Treasurer of the British Society of Skeletal Radiologists. I am recently elected as member of Faculty Board, Royal College of Radiologists. I am also executive member of the British Indian Skeletal Society.

I am honorary visiting Professor at Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai appointed by Prof Mayilvahanan. I am faculty at the Sri Sathya Superspeciality Hospitals (SSSIHMS), Whitefield and Putttaparthi, India.

I am Team Doctor - Indian cricket team

Areas of interest

Radiology; Sports injuries; Spinal imaging; Bone imaging; Musculoskeletal radiology; musculoskeletal ultrasound; CT guided interventions; fluoroscopic guided arthrograms and interventions; US guided interventions; Pain management intervention procedures; musculoskeletal tumours and oncology

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Procedures completed

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (>50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (>50)

  • A5755

    Nerve Root Block +/- Image Guidance (including Bilateral) LUMBAR - (5-50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (5-50)

  • T7481

    Autologous blood injection for tendinopathy with/without dry needling and ultrasound guidance - (5-50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (5-50)

  • XR110

    Ultrasound guided biopsy(ies) - (1-5)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • W9050

    Shoulder hydrodistension +/- image guidance - (1-5)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • XR180

    Ultrasound guided drainage of fluid collection - (1-5)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • A5210

    Epidural injection (lumbar) - (1-5)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • A7352

    Local anaesthetic blockade of named major nerve or plexus +/- Image guidance (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

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