Shoulder and Elbow
Ganga hospital being the tertiary referral centre large number of shoulder disorders are treated with excellent outcome. To ensure that recent developments in this field benefit our population, a dedicated shoulder and elbow unit was inaugurated at the Ganga Hospital since 2007. The unit is headed by Dr.J.Dheenadhayalan, a senior consultant specialized in shoulder and upper limb surgeries and is supported by senior registrars. Having performed large number of open procedures and the unit has moved over to arthroscopic procedures as well to make it as comprehensive shoulder unit.
Shoulder & Elbow Unit Inauguration
A specialised "Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Unit" was inaugurated at Ganga Hospital by Prof. Simon Frostick, Chair Professor of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Liverpool, UK and Dr P. Venkat Rangan , Vice Chancellor, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetam, Coimbatore was the chief guest for the function. Prof. Jegan Krishnan, Senior Clinical Director of Orthopaedics, Flinders Medical Centre, Australia and Dr. David Keith Martin, Flinders Medical Centre, Australia were the guests of honour.