AYYAPPAN, S.

Designation and address
Professor, Department of Clinics,
Madras Veterinary College, Chennai – 600 007.
(On leave, Presently working in the University of the West Indies, St.Augustine)

Qualifications

M.V.Sc., (Veterinary Surgery and Radiology)
Ph.D. (Veterinary Surgery and Radiology)
Post Doctoral fellow (USA)

Contact
T : +91-44-25304000 | Extn: 2080
M: +91-9841249129
E : ayyappan[dot]s[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in
Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Veterinary Surgery and Radiology
Specializing field : Small animal orthopaedic and Neurosurgery
Teaching
  • Undergraduate - 23 years 1 month
  • Post graduate - 9 years
Current Projects
  • ‘Effect of PDE4 inhibitors on osteoarthritis of the canine hip and stifle joint’- Prinicipal investigator

Completed Projects
Project title Role in the project Fund outlay Funding agency
Studies on the Utility of Internal Fixation Techniques and implants in fracture management of small ruminants Co-Investigator
Rs. 10.20 lakhs
ICAR, New Delhi
Recent Research Publications
  • Ayyappan. S., M.Shiju Simon, B.C. Das, A.Arun Prasad and R. Sureshkumar. 2011. Management of diaphyseal humeral fracture using plate rod technique in a dog. TNJVAS., 7 (1) 35-38.
  • William B. J., S. Simon, S. Ayyappan, C. Ramani, and R.S.Kumar, 2011, Surgical management of cranial meningocoele in a calf. Taminadu J. Vet. Anim. Sci. 7 164-166
  • Ayyappan.S ,2013,Technical Errors in Small Animal Orthopaedic Surgery,Polivet 13(2):474-475
  • Ayyappan. S, 2013, Spinal Trauma and its Management in Companion Animals. Polivet 13(20: 309-313
  • Ayyappan.S 2013, Dynamic Compression Plate (DCP) and Limited Contact Dynamic Compression Plate (LC-DCP) Application for Management of Long Bone Fractures. Polivet 13(2): 374-375
  • B. C. Das, S.Thilagar, S. Ayyappan, B. Justin William, Mohd. Shafiuzamaand A. Arun Prasad,2013, Surgical management of unstable diaphyseal tibial fracture with conventional dynamic compression plating (dcp) in dogs .IRJALS 1(2):36-48
Honours & Awards
S.No. Name Course Year Agency
1. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University Merit Scholarship B.V.Sc. 1981-1985 TNAU,
Coimbatore
2. Indian Council of Agricultural Research Junior Fellowship, New Delhi M.V.Sc. 1987-1988 ICAR,
New Delhi
3. K.J. Hospital Award, Madras M.V.Sc. – Highest Marks 1987 KJ Hospital, Chennai
4. AO Fellowship Awarded by AO International, Davos, Switzerland Small Animal Orthopaedic Surgery Oct. 10th 1994 to Dec. 23rd 1994 Small Animal Surgical Hospital and AO – Vet Centre, University of Zurich, Switzerland
5. Senior Research Fellowship Awarded by Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi Ph.D. 1992 – 1996 CSIR,
New Delhi
6. Smt. Ramani Ramachandran Memorial Medal Best Article on Oncology Published in Indian Veterinary Journal 1996 The Indian Veterinary Association, Chennai
7. Dr. M.N. Menon Medal Best performance in Ph.D. Surgery Examination 1995 Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai
8. Appreciation award Best poster 2005 Indian Society for Veterinary Surgery
9 Best Clinical article 24th annual convention of the Indian society for canine medicine 2005 Indian society for Veterinary medicine
10. Appreciation award Best poster 30th annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2006 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
11. Gold medal-orthopaedic surgery session Best paper 31st annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2007 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
12. Gold medal-orthopaedic surgery session Best paper 32nd annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2008 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
13. Gold medal-orthopaedic surgery session Best paper 33rd annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2009 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
14. Appreciation award Best poster
33rd annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
2009 Indian Society for Veterinary Surgery
15. Gold medal-orthopaedic surgery session Best paper 34th annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2010 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
16 Appreciation award First autologous
Stem cell therapy in a SCI in a dog
2010 TANUVAS-NCRM
17 Gold medal-orthopaedic surgery session Best paper 35th annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2010 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
18 Gold medal-orthopaedic surgery session Best paper 35th annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2010 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery
19 Gold medal-orthopaedic surgery session Best paper 35th annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery 2010 Indian society for Veterinary Surgery