Kumaravel, Manickam, M.D.

FILED AS:
Emergency - MSK, Faculty
UPDATED ON:
January 14th, 2014


TAGGED:
, Assistant Section Chief

Faculty Biography
Manickam Kumaravel, M.D.

Manickam Kumaravel, M.D.

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Phone:
(713) 704-0100
Fax:
(713) 704-5413
Email:
Manickam.Kumaravel@uth.tmc.edu
Sr. Staff Assistant:
Maria.C.Prado@uth.tmc.edu
  • Title(s)
    • Director Musculoskeletal Imaging Division
    • Fellowship director-Sports, Orthopedics And Emergency Imaging
    • Director-Outpatient Imaging Memorial Hermann TMC
    • Assistant Section Chief
    • Associate Professor
  • Location(s)
    • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston 6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2.130B Houston, Texas 77030

Seminars

No seminars at this time, check back soon

Education

Undergraduate:
August 1988-February 1994
M.B.B.S.
Stanley Medical College and Hospitals
Madras, India
Postgraduate:
ABR
Diplomate of the American board of Radiology
FRCR
Fellow of Royal College of Radiologists – Board certification in Radiology With certification of completion of specialist training-eligible to practice as a specialist in the European Union
FRCS
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - Board certification in Surgery in general
MRCS
Member of Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow - Board certification in Surgery in general
Pg Dip Rad
University of Aberdeen – Postgraduate diploma in Radiology

Postgraduate Training

Residency
March 1994-May 1995
Stanley Medical College and Hospitals
Internal Medicine, Accident & Emergency, General Surgery
Madras, India
March 1996-February 1998
Queens Hospital, Burton NHS Trust
Accident & Emergency, Orthopaedics & Trauma, General Surgery
Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK
February 1998-August 1998
Freeman Teaching Hospitals
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Senior Resident
August 1998-September 1999
Crosshouse Hospital Ayrshire & Arran NHS Trust
Accident & Emergency (Including Hand Surgery)
Kilmarnock, UK
Radiology Residency and Fellowships
October 1999-July 2005
University of Aberdeen/Grampian University NHS Hospitals
Diagnostic Radiology
Aberdeen, UK
April 2003
Mini fellowships in Musculoskeletal Radiology and Interventional Radiology
Postgraduate Diploma in Radiology
August 2005-July 2006
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Emergency & Trauma Radiology
Houston, Texas

Professional Focus

Provide tertiary level interpretation of Musculoskeletal imaging, with subspecialty interest in Sports injuries.
Perform musculoskeletal intervention to diagnose and treat orthopedic and sports pathology. Interventions performed ultrasound, plain radiography and, CT.
Introduce and augment clinical experience in Radiology education.
Research interests – Diffuse tensor imaging of peripheral nerves, Plasma rich platelet therapy, knee impingement and traumatic femur head injuries.

Honors and Awards

Stanely Medical College And Hospitals
Dr. MC Kini Memorial prize for Proficiency in Orthopaedics
Dr. MA Nair Prize for Proficiency in Ophthalmology
Prize for Proficiency in Paediatric Surgery
University Honours: Topper in Forensic Medicine
Honours in General Surgery
Overall First Class
Indian Pediatric Academy
Indian Academy of Paediatrics Certificate of Merit
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2007-2008
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2008-2009
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2009-2010
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2010-2011
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2011-2012
Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2012-2013
Radiology Society of North America
Radiographics award - ‘Get over the ‘Bump!’ RSNA 92nd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, McCormick Place, Chicago IL. November 26-December 1, 2006
Certificate of Merit at RSNA 94th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, Nov-Dec 2008. S C Spence, M. Kumaravel. Femoral Head Fractures: A Critical but Frequently Missed Injury.
Certificate of Merit at RSNA 96th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, Nov-Dec 2010. M. Kumaravel, N Beckmann, R Kinglesmith. Chip Fractures Around the Knee: The Tip of an Iceberg!
Certificate of Merit at RSNA 97th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, Nov 27-Dec 2, 2011. M. Kumaravel; C.E. Cook; N.M. Beckmann; S.C. Spence; M. Adickes; W. Lowe. Microfracture Treatment of Cartilage Injuries: All You Ever Wanted to Know.
Certificate of Merit at RSNA 98th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, Nov 25-30, 2012. Susanna C. Spence; Craig E. Cook; Nicholas M. Beckmann; Manickam Kumaravel. Ankle CT for Trauma: Did You Think There Was a Tendon, Retinacular or Ligamentous Injury Too?
American Society of Emergency Radiology
Robert A. Novelline, M.D. Award presented at the 20th Annual Scientific Meeting, ASER September 30 - October 3, 2009. What if “The Boat” Breaks? A Discussion of Navicular Bone Fractures
Magna Cum Laude Citation presented at the 20th Annual Scientific Meeting, ASER September 30 - October 3, 2009. High Ankle Sprain – A Review
Magna Cum Laude - Imaging Of Post-Traumatic Retroclival Epidural Hematomas (REH) In The Pediatric Population. 21st Annual Scientific Meeting, ASER August 2010, Seattle, WA.
Certificate of Merit - A Comprehensive Review Of Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Injuries. 21st Annual Scientific Meeting, ASER August 2010, Seattle, WA.