Open Access & Peer Review

Original Articles and InsightsReviews and PerspectivesCase Reports and TechniquesUnique Article formats

National & Indexed

Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA) is a National Journal running from 2013 as print and from 2018 as online journal and is submitted with major indexes


We at the Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA) believe that knowledge should be freely available to all and it will follow the open access policy to allow free sharing of its articles


Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA) has been conceived by an highly dedicated Orthopaedics Surgeons with aim to provide a Clinically RelevantJournal

Knowledge in all Forms

Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA) will also provide a platform for sharing any academic document related to Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Original ideas and Research
  • Evidence Based Symposium
  • Case discussions and opinions
  • Journal reviews
  • Video Techniques
  • Letter to experts
  • Clinically relevant material

About Us

Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA) is started with an idea of a journal that will be international, intelligent, interactive and at the same time clinically relevant.

Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA) will present a more balanced view of both evidence based as well as experience based literature and articles.

Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA) is an Open access, double-blind peer reviewed Journal and believes in free distribution of knowledge.

  • Scientific and Beautiful

    JKOA will be introducing new formats of articles & a beautiful interface to read

  • Best Quality!

    Double blind peer review combined with editorial expert review will allow the best quality material for publication


    Dedicated team will be working for the journal to provide fast decisions on the submissions

  • Orthopaedic Network

    Through IORG Network, JKOA articles will be available to thousands of Orthopaedic Surgeons across the globe

Unique Features

  • Guest Editorial & Interviews
  • In-Focus: Dedicated symposium on one topic in every issue of Journal of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association (JKOA)
  • Insights: One Invited article from an Expert in the Field specially focusing on their area of Research
  • Perspectives: An innovative concept or an Idea that provides a new perspective
  • Master Stroke: Every issue will invite a ‘Master’ to demonstrate videos or pictorial demonstrations of Surgical Techniques
  • Burning Questions: Opinion/Counter opinions from experts or group of experts on selected topics
  • Photo-Article: Pictorial articles which will be an easy read with most important message highlight