P. V. A. Mohandas
Nagercoil, India
OccupationOrthopedic surgeon
Known forMadras Institute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Spouse(s)Mallika Mohandas
AwardsPadma Shri

Pakkiam Vaikundam Arulanandam Mohandas is an Indian orthopedic surgeon from Chennai, Tamil Nadu.[1] He is the founder[2] and the managing director of Madras Institute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, known as MIOT Hospital.[3] He is a former assistant professor of Orthopedics at Stanley Medical College and former professor at Madras Medical College and Kilpauk Medical College, three of the known medical institutions in Chennai.[4] The Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honour of the Padma Shri in 1992.[5][6] He is married to Mallika who is the chairman of the MIOT Hospitals.[citation needed]


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  2. ^ "MIOT profile". MIOT International. 2015. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
  3. ^ "Life Begins at 60". Express Healthcare. April 2007. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
  4. ^ "Dr.P.V.A. Mohandas, Orthopedic Surgeon". Sehat. 2015. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
  5. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  6. ^ "Kolkata Consultation". Kolkata Bengal Info. 2015. Retrieved 17 October 2015.