Professor & Head of Department of Orthopedics at Pramukh Swami Medical College, Karamsad, Gujarat.
Director Orthopedics at Fortis Group of Hospitals.
Senior Consultant & Head of Department at Artemis Hospital Gurgaon.
Medical Director at Nova Orthopedic and Spine Hospital.
MBBS from Baroda Medical College, Gujarat, 1982.
MS (Orthopaedics) from Baroda Medical College, Gujarat in the year 1987.
Senior Registrar in Orthopedics at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Aylesbury, Bucks, U.K from August, 1994 to January, 1996 (ODTS Oxford Rotation).
Spine Fellow at Nuffield Orthopaedic Hospital, Oxford, U.K. from February, 1996 to January, 1997.
Spine Fellow at Klinikum Karlbaad, Langenteinbach, Germany from July, 2001 to December, 2001.
Robotic Surgery – Fixation (Cervical and Lumbar)
Disc Replacements (Cervical & Lumbar)
Cranio Verterbral Fixations
Upper Cervical Posterior Instrumentation of various varieties
Anterior fixations at different levels of the Cervical Spine
Anterior Decompression & Instrumentation of Cervico-Thoracic junction
Anterior and Posterior Thoracic Instrumentation
Lumbar Fixations (Anterior & Posterior)
Minimally invasive Decompressions & Fixations with fusion
Balloon Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty
ATLS Certified Faculty
Extensive use of AO Principles for all varieties of Trauma including
o Complex joint involving fractures, &
o Fractures with extensive open injuries
JOINT ARTHROPLASTY SURGERY
o Rotating Platform Total Knee Replacement
o Hi-Flex Knee Replacement
o Revision Knee Replacement
o Computer assisted Knee Replacement Surgery
o Cemented & Uncemented Hip Replacement
o Surface Total Hip Replacement
o Revision Hip Surgeries
With over 3 decades of experience post M.S.(Ortho), which I completed from Baroda Medical College in 1987, I have gathered clinical experience overseas with fellowships in prestigious institutions like Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford, UK and Klinikum Karlsbaad, Germany - one of world’s premier institution for spinal surgery. I have also undertaken specific specialist training in US, Australia, Brussels and Budapest.
In India, I have taught undergraduate and post graduate students in Pramukh Swami Medical College at Karamsad Gujarat where I served as the Professor & Head of Orthopaedics. After heading the Orthopaedic units in Alembic Hospital, Vadodara and Apollo Hospital in Gandhinagar, I finally moved to New Delhi in 2005 with Max Hospitals at Patparganj and have done stints at multiple corporate hospitals in the city eg Artemis Hospital Gurgaon, Nova Bone & Joint Hospital and Fortis Vasant Kunj. I am one of the first persons in the country to do robotic spinal surgery in 2013. I have been a regular visitor to the Sultanate of Oman for over a decade as a Senior Consultant, Spine & Orthopaedics. I have operated extensively in Middle East, Iraq and Africa and have a large patient base from these countries.