Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Royal Gwent Hospital.UK.
Dr. Kartik Hariharan is a Consultant Trauma and Foot and Ankle Surgeon at the Royal Gwent Hospital and is the clinical lead for Foot and Ankle Services for Gwent County. He is a Past President of the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.Dr. Hariharan is a fully practicing consultant in orthopaedic trauma and surgery, specializing in the foot and ankle, both with the NHS and in his private practice. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He is the Chairman of the Clinical Commissioning Guidance Group for the British Orthopaedic Association for Foot and Ankle Surgery (BOFAS) and is a Specialist Adviser for the National Institute of Clinical Excellence. He is a core member of the Wales Postgraduate Training programme and serves as a member of faculty for several organisations including AO international, University of Dundee, Dupuy Biomet, The Royal College of Surgeons in England and Cardiff University. Dr. Hariharan lectures extensively and internationally and has many research interests including comparative anatomy and anthropology of the foot. He successfully completed the creation of the BOFAS Malawi Exchange programme and is part of the group that will host the first trainee surgeons from Malawi to the United Kingdom.