Orthopaedic Hospital in Chennai
Orthopaedic Specialists Chennai
- Dr. C.P. Sreekumar MS (Gen).,MSc (Ortho)
- Dr.Sivaraman.T, MBBS, MS (Ortho)
- Dr.Shankaralingam, MS (Ortho) DNB (Ortho)
- Dr.Sudhir.G, MBBS, DNB (Ortho), MNAMS
Department of Orthopaedics
The department is headed by, Dr. C.P.SREE KUMAR, MS (Gen). M.Sc., (Ortho) London. A 24 HOURS FRACTURE AND ACCIDENT CLINIC is the crown of this department. This department is provided with five operating theatre facilities for handling all major Orthopaedic procedures.
Besides performing total joint replacements of hip and knee our orthopaedic surgeons are skilled in performing advanced Arthoscopic knee surgery such as anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, Arthoscopic shoulder surgeries such as Bankart’s repair for recurrent shoulder dislocation, subacromial decompression, mini-open rotator cuff repair and all revision surgeries. Sr.Orthopedic Consultant Dr.P.Sankaralingam MS.Ortho., Dr.Sivaraman, Dr.Sameer & Spine Surgeon Dr.R.Sudhir are performing surgeries there.
Spinal Surgeries such as decompression of the neural canal and stabilization of all segments of the spine is being done, teaming with the Neurosurgical department headed by Dr. Santhosh Mohan Rao MS, M.Ch (Neuro Surgery). In South India, the very first Vertebroplasty was performed here by Dr. Roy Santhosam (Radiologist) and Dr.S.Venkatramanan in the year 2001. Since then innumerable such procedures have been carried out with a very low complication rates and high patient satisfaction. A fully equipped and well staffed Physiotherapy unit is an asset to this department.