Best Knee Replacement Surgery Clinics in Malaysia (2023): Guide and Price

Looking for the best knee replacement surgeon, reviews and prices for total knee replacement surgery (TKR) in Malaysia?

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Total Knee Replacement Surgery Cost in Malaysia

The average cost for a total knee replacement surgery in Malaysia is about RM 35,000 (single) and RM 60,000 (both knees) in a private hospital. For partial knee replacement surgery, the cost is anywhere from 20 - 30% less than that of a total knee replacement surgery cost due to a shorter hospital stay.

5 Best Total Knee Replacement Surgery Clinics in Malaysia

Choosing the right orthopedic surgeon for a total knee replacement surgery for you or your loved ones in Malaysia is not as simple as choosing a GP to get your next MC. An orthopedic surgeon is a medical specialist and not all of them sub-specialize in knee surgery. Examples of orthopedic sub-specialties include:
  • Hand surgery
  • Shoulder and elbow surgery
  • Total joint reconstruction (arthroplasty)
  • Skull reconstruction
  • Pediatric orthopedics
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Musculoskeletal oncology
  • Surgical sports medicine
  • Orthopedic trauma
To assist you in finding the best knee replacement surgeon in KL or Selangor in Malaysia, we have compiled a list of knee replacement surgery clinics below.

Selection Methodology: The selection of the clinics is based on Google Search Results, reviews and information available on blogs and forums .

Disclaimer: The list of clinics has been arranged in no particular order of importance.

1. UMSC Orthopedic Doctors

University of Malaya Specialist Centre (UMSC) is the private arm of the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC).

Address: UMSC, Lot 28, Lorong Universiti, Lembah Pantai, 50603 Kuala Lumpur

Phone: +60 3-7841 4000

Orthopedic Surgeons sub-specialising in Knee Surgery:

Professor Dr David Choon Siew KitF
MGEMS (US), FRCS (UK), MBChB (Sheff)
Orthopaedics , Total Knee & Hip Replacement, Microsurgery

Professor Dr Azhar Mahmood Merican
PhD (UM), MS Ortho (Mal), MBBS (S'ton), MMed (UK)
Orthopaedics , Total Knee & Hip Replacement, Microsurgery

Dr Teo Seow Hui
CMIA (NIOSH), MS Ortho (UM), Fellowship in Shoulder and Knee Arthroscopic Surgery (Seoul), Fellowship in Sport Injuries and Joint Reconstruction Arthroscopic Surgery (UM), MBBS (IMU), MRCS (Ire)
Orthopaedics , Sport Injury and Arthroscopic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

2. Orthopedic Doctors in Sunway Medical Centre

Address: 5, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Established in November 1999, Sunway Medical Centre is an Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS) accredited private hospital located in Malaysia’s first fully integrated green township of Sunway City.

The hospital currently offers comprehensive tertiary healthcare services, with 535 beds, 180 consultation suites, 12 operating theatres and two multi-storey car parks with a total of 1,470 parking bays.

Arthroplasty Orthopedic and Trauma Surgeons:
  • Dr. Ewe Teong Wan
  • Dr. Lee Chong Meng
  • Dr. Ahmad Hisham
  • Dr. Suhail Suresh
  • Dr. Suresh George Nainan

3. Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur (*JCI standard)

Address: Block A & Block B, 286 & 288, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Knee Replacement Surgeons in Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur

Dr. Tay Yong Guan
Specialty :Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery
Sub Specialty :Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Special Interest :Exclusive knee surgery
Qualification :MBBS(Mal), MS Ortho(UM),FRCS(Edinburgh)

Dr. Chan Kin Yuen
Specialty :Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery
Sub Specialty :Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder, Knee, Foot & Ankle Surgery
Special Interest :Shoulder, Knee, Ankle Arthroscopy and Shoulder, Elbow and Knee Replacement
Qualification :BMedSci(Nott), BMBS(Nott), FRCS(Glasg), FRCS(Tr&Orth), CCST(UK), AMM

Dr. Charanjeet Singh
Specialty :Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery
Sub Specialty :Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Knee and Shoulder Injuries
Special Interest :Knee and Shoulder Replacements, Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee and Shoulder, Complex Trauma Surgeries and Joint Reconstructions
Qualification :BSc, MD (UKM), MS Orth (UKM), FRSCI (Ireland)

Dr. Chin Chee Howe
Specialty :Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery
Sub Specialty :General Orthopaedics
Special Interest :Hip & Knee replacement & Shoulder & Knee Arthroscopy
Qualification :MBBS(Lon), FRCS(Glasg), AM(Mal)

Dr. Thomas Vanniasingham
Specialty :Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery
Sub Specialty :Computer Navigated Knee Surgery
Special Interest :Shoulder, Hip and Knee Surgery
Qualification :MbChBao, FRCS, AM

Dr. Abdul Jamal Mohd Thalha
Specialty :Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery
Sub Specialty :Arthoplasty and Arthroscopy
Special Interest :Knee & Hip Replacement, Arthroscopic Surgery of Shoulder & Knee

4. Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur (Pantai Bangsar) (*JCI standard)

Address: No. 8, Jalan Bukit Pantai, Taman Bukit Pantai, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia -

* JCI (Joint Commission International) is the international gold standard for medical centre accreditation.

Knee Replacement Surgeons at Pantai Hospital (Bangsar) Kuala Lumpur:

Dr Kok Choong Seng
Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Mohamed Ashraff Mohd Ariff
Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery - Arthroplasty

Dr Reza Ng Ching Soong
Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery - Arthroscopy & Sport Surgery

Dr Sivananthan Kanagarayar
Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Sureshan Sivananthan
Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Gobinder Singh
Orthopaedic Surgery

5. Subang Jaya Medical Centre (JCI standard)

Address: No. 1 Jalan SS12/1, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.

Knee Replacement Surgeons in Subang Jaya Medical Centre:

Dato’ Dr Anuar Onah - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Chan Kin Yuen - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Lee Chong Meng - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dato’ Dr Lim Boon Ping - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Mohd Rusdi Abdullah - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Muthurathinam Kathiresan Chettiar - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Ng Wuey Min - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Roshan Gunalan - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr Siva Kumar Ariaretnam - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dato’ Dr Vemalanathan Arulanandam - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dato’ Sri Dr Zulkharnain Ismail - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

6. Kuala Lumpur Sports Medicine Centre (KLSMC)

Address: 7th Floor, Wisma Perintis, 47 Jalan Dungun, Damansara Heights, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Knee Joint Replacement Surgeons at KLSMC:

Dr. TAY Yong Guan
MBBS (Malaya), MS Orth (UM), FRCS (Edinburgh)

Dr. Reza NG Ching Soong
BMedSc (Belgium), MD (Belgium), Orthopaedic Surgery (Belgium)

Dr. Suresh SIVA
MD, MRCS, MS Orth, FRCS (Tr&Orth), CCST

Dr. TAN Chin Khoon
MBChB (UK), MRCS (Edin), FRCS (Edin), CCT (UK)

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If you are in doubt about which centre to go, feel free to contact us (form) or WhatsApp us for assistance.


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