Hospital Fatimah

Dr. Raveendran a/l S. Kandiah



MBBS (Malaya), FRCS (Edin), M Ch Orth (Liverpool), FAMM



Trauma, Spine, Joint Replacement & Sport Medicine, Certificate Sports Medicine (N.S.W.)


Direct Line

05-547 9168


Work E-mail

Clinic Hours


Mondays Operation Day
Tuesdays to Fridays 8:00am – 1:00pm
2:00pm – 5:00pm
Saturdays 8:00am – 1:00pm


Comfortably Converse In

English, Bahasa Malaysia, Tamil


Favourite Quote

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you


Years of Experience

36 years in orthopaedic surgery


Interest / Passion

  • Travelling and history
  • Art and Opera
  • Involvement in societies both local and international


About Me

Dr. K. Raveendran graduated from the university of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur. He did his orthopaedic training at University of Malaya, St. George’s Hospital, London and Walton Hospital, Liverpool. He obtained his Mch Orth from the University of Liverpool. He returned to Malaysia to serve as a lecturer at the University of Malaya and later moved to Ipoh to be in private practice at Fatimah Hospital where he is still practicing.


Dr. Raveendran developed an early interest in sports medicine. He was a member of the first sports medicine travelling fellowship to United States in 1988. He has also been the Godfather leading a team of sports medicine travelling fellows in 2006 again to the United States.

He has been active in several national and international associations. He was a founder member of the sports medicine section of APOA now known as APKASS. He has served as President of APOSSM.


Dr. Raveendran was the past First Vice President of SICOT, past National Delegate for SICOT, National Delegate for PKASS and National Delegate for APKS (Asia Pacific Knee Society).


He was the president of the International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment (ISMST) and organized the 19th Annual ISMST meeting in Kuching, Malaysia in July 2016.


Information & Updates of Specialty:

Dr. K. Raveendran has been on the cutting edge of techniques in most aspects of Orthopaedic Surgery especially Sports medicine, Spine and arthroplasty.


He is skilled in arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder and ankle keeping up with the latest innovations.


He has presented more than 100 papers at national and international congress and has several publications to his name.


He has edited a special issue on shockwave treatment in the International Journal of Surgery where he is the senior editor.


He is also an examiner for the SICOT Diploma Examination for more than 10 years.