Arunakul Marut

Member of Board (Thammasat  University)

 
Rangsit Campus

Departments of Orthopaedic, Thammasat University
Foot and Ankle Surgery (subspecialty)

 

 
 
Medical School

• Doctor of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.  1994-2000

 

Graduate School

• Graduate Diploma Program in Clinical Sciences (Family Medicine), Thailand. 2001
• Graduate Diploma Program in Clinical Sciences (Surgery), Thailand. 2004

 

Residency

• Diploma Thai Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Thai Medical Council, Thailand. 2003-2007

 

Fellowships

• Fellowship in Foot and Ankle surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, US. 2010-2012
• Fellowship in OrthopaedicBiomechanic Research, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, US. 2012

 

Certifications

• Certificate of FIFA Medical Instructional Course, Thailand. 2004
• Certificate of Advanced Trauma Life Support Student Course, Thailand. 2008

Academic Rank

• Assistant professor at Department of Orthopedics, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.  2007-present

Interests

• Foot and Ankle Surgery (including arthroscopy, endoscopy, minimal invasive procedures, total ankle replacement, deformity correction)
• Generalorthopaedicand Foot & Ankle trauma

 

Professional Highlights

• Level of Undercarboxylated Osteocalcin in Hip Fracture Thai Female patients. Podium presentation in the 5thannual meeting of Bone Forumin September  2009, Bangkok, Thailand
• Biomechanical consequences of surgical destabilization of medial meniscus in the rabbit knee. Poster presentation in the ORS 2012 annual meeting, Feb 4-7, San Francisco, California,
  US
• Tripod Index part 1: New radiographic parameter assessing foot alignment. E-poster presentation in the AOFAS 2012 annual meeting, June 20-23, San Diego, California, US
• Tripod Index part 2: Diagnostic accuracy in symptomatic flatfoot. Podium presentation in the AOFAS 2012 annual meeting, June 20-23, San Diego, California, US
• 3rd place winning award for e-poster in the AOFAS 2012 annual meeting, June 20-23, San Diego, California, US (Tripod Index part 1: New radiographic parameter assessing foot
  alignment)
• Tripod Index part 1: New radiographic parameter assessing foot alignment. Poster presentation in the AAOS 2013 annual meeting, March 19-23, Chicago, Illinois, US
• Best AAOS 1st place winning award for poster in the AAOS 2013 annual meeting, March 19-23, Chicago, Illinois, US (Tripod Index part 1: New radiographic parameter assessing foot
  alignment)
• Endoscopic Gastrocnemius Recession for the Treatment of Gastrosoleus Contracture: a Prospective Study on 135 Consecutive Patients. E-poster presentation in the AANA2013
  annual meeting, April 25-27, San Antonio, Texus, US
• Best research 1st place winning award for annual research contest of medical faculty, Thammasat university, July 17,2014
• Tripod Index part 1: New radiographic parameter assessing foot alignment. Podium presentation in the APOA 2014 annual meeting, October 22-25, Pattaya, Cholburi, Thailand
• Tripod Index part 2: Diagnostic accuracy in symptomatic flatfoot. Podium presentation in the APOA 2014 annual meeting, October 22-25, Pattaya, Cholburi, Thailand

 

Publications

• Unnanuntana A, Arunakul M, and Unnanuntana A. The Accuracy of Preoperative Templating in Total Knee Arthroplasty.  J Med Assoc Thai 2007; 90 (11)2338-2343.
Arunakul M, Niempoog S, Arunakul P, and Bunyaratavej N.  Level of Undercarboxylated Osteocalcin in Hip Fracture Thai Female patients.  J Med Assoc Thai 2009; 92 Suppl 5: S7-11.
Arunakul M. Role of Vitamin K in Osteoporosis. Thammasat Medical Journal 2009; 9 (2)176-182.
• Chernchujit B, Sanguajit P,Arunakul M, Jitapankul C, Waitayawinyu T. Arthroscopic loose body removal after hip fracture dislocation: experiences in 7 cases.  J Med Assoc Thai 2009;
  92 Suppl 6: S161-4.
Arunakul M, Tochigi Y, Diestelmeier B, Heiner  A D, Goetz J E, Rudert M J, Brown T D, McKinley T O. Replication of Chronic Abnormal Cartilage Loading by Medial Meniscus
  Destabilization for Modeling Osteoarthritis in the Rabbit Knee In Vivo.J Orthop Res 31:1555–1560, 2013.
Arunakul M, Amendola A, Goetz J E, Femino J E, Gao Y, Phisitkul P.Tripod Index Part 1: New radiographic parameter assessing foot alignment.Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Oct;34(10):1411-20.
Arunakul M, Amendola A, Goetz J E, Femino J E, Gao Y, Phisitkul P. Tripod Index Part 2: Diagnostic accuracy in symptomatic flatfoot and cavovarus foot. Iowa Orthop J. 2013; 33:
  47-53.
• Phisitkul P, Rungprai C, Femino J E, Arunakul M, Amendola A. Endoscopic Gastrocnemius Recession for the Treatment of Isolated Gastrocnemius Contracture: A Prospective Study on
  320 Consecutive Patients.Foot Ankle Int. 2014 May;35(8):747-756.
• Rungprai C, Goetz J E, Arunakul M, Gao Y, Femino J E, Amendola A, Phisitkul P. Validation and reproducibility of a biplanar imaging system versus conventional radiography of foot and
  ankle radiographic parameters. Foot Ankle Int. 2014 Nov;35(11):1166-75.
Arunakul M, Arunakul P, Suesiritumrong C, Angthong C, Chernchujit B. Validity and Reliability of Thai Version of the Foot and Ankle Ability Measure (FAAM) Subjective Form. J Med
  Assoc Thai 2015;98(6):561-7