ORTHOPAEDICS

DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPAEDICS

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery provides state of the art treatment in all fields of Orthopaedic Surgery including Trauma and Accident Surgery, Spine Surgery, Joint Replacements, Paediatric Orthopaedics, Shoulder Surgery, Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy. The department is headed by Prof S Rajasekaran with a spirited and committed team of senior and associate consultants providing expert surgical care. The facilities provided in the department have expanded steadily and today it performs more than 20000 major surgeries per year and has an out-patient strength in excess of 50000 new patients and total outpatient attendance of 1,50,000 every year.

It is a busy clinical working unit striving to achieve academic excellence from the time of its inception, presenting its work in various national and international conferences which have won many accolades. The Department has been recognised for the Post Graduate training in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery by the National Board of Examinations and super specialty training in the fields of spine surgery, trauma care, limb reconstruction, joint replacement and arthroscopy.It is also the first centre in Asia to become member of International Society of Orthopaedic centre (ISOC).

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DOCTORS

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Dr (Prof) S Rajasekaran

Chairman, Dept of Orthopaedics, Trauma & Spine Surgery.

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Dr J Dheenadhayalan

Senior Consultant

Complex Trauma, Upper Limb Surgery & Limb Reconstructive Surgery

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Dr Ajoy Prasad Shetty

Senior Consultant

Spine Surgery

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Dr S.R. Sundararajan

Senior Consultant

Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine

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Dr K. Venkatadass

Consultant

Paediatric Orthopaedics

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Dr Ramesh Perumal

Associate Consultant

Trauma Surgery

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Dr Devendra Agraharam

Associate Consultant

Trauma Surgery

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Dr C. Arunkamal

Associate Consultant

Trauma Surgery

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Dr J. Mohamed Zackariya

Associate Consultant

Trauma Surgery

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Dr P. Velmurugesan

Associate Consultant

Trauma Surgery

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Dr B. Roy Wilson Armstrong

Associate Consultant - In-charge of medico legal cases

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ORTHOPAEDIC SPECIALITY

Trauma and Accident Surgery

The trauma team is headed by Dr. J. Dheenadhayalan, Consultants: Dr. Rajkumar N, Dr. Ramesh Perumal, Dr Devendra Agraharam and Dr. Arunkamal and two Associate trauma consultants.. Read more

Spine Surgery

Over the last 25 years, the Spine Surgery unit of Ganga has provided comprehensive services in alleviating the pain and improving the functional ability of patients. The unit is one of the largest tertiary care referral centres in India and so far.. Read more

Arthroscopy and Sports

The Arthroscopy and sports medicine unit of Ganga hospital is headed by Dr. S R Sundararajan. The unit is efficient in performing several complex surgeries of knee, shoulder, hip, ankle, wrist and elbow joint. Our centre has an intake of yearly one FNB (national board of examinations) and two Tamilnadu Dr MGR University Post doctoral fellow students.. Read more

Joint Replacement Surgery

Arthritis of the joints is rising in incidence thanks to our longevity. Arthritis affects the people from having normal mobility. The Joint replacement (Arthroplasty) unit of Ganga hospital helps in alleviating the pain and disability due to advanced arthritis through joint replacement surgeries... Read more

Paediatric Orthopaedics Surgery

The Paediatric Orthopaedic division of Orthopaedic surgery provides dedicated care to the musculoskeletal problems of children. Dr Venkatadass K is the Lead Consultant of the unit and a long with a team of doctors, physiotherapists and physician assistants work together.. Read more

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

The unit led by Dr. Dheenadhayalan, manages all shoulder pathologies including trauma and arthritis. The team includes 3 associate consultants and two fellows. The entire team focuses on adhering strictly to principles of evidence-based medicine and offers their patients.. Read more

Limb Reconstructive Surgery

The Department of Limb reconstructive Surgery provides state of the art treatment in all fields of Orthopaedic Surgery including Trauma and Accident Surgery, Spine Surgery, Joint Replacements, Paediatric Orthopaedics, Shoulder Surgery, Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy. The department is headed by Prof S Rajasekaran with a spirited and committed team of senior and associate consultants providing expert surgical care. The facilities provided in the department have expanded steadily and today it performs more than 20000 major surgeries per year and has an out-patient strength in excess of 50000 new patients and total outpatient attendance of 1,50,000 every year.

The Limb reconstruction unit of the Ganga Hospital is a “Tertiary referral centre” for all limb problems and performs the largest number of limb reconstructive surgeries in the country. Limb reconstructive surgery is the new speciality which focuses on various treatment modalities in correcting the deformity of the limbs which could be either congenital or acquired. Ganga Hospital is the well known Centre with excellent infrastructure and highest skill levels to manage all these conditions.

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SUCCESS STORIES


The Department of Orthopaedics at Ganga introduced Spine Microsurgery to the whole region. It also brought in many other niche specialities like removal of spinal tumours, fixations and correction of complex spinal deformities. RIght from paediatric to geriatric patients, Ganga offers the best possible orthopaedic treatment.

Dr (Prof.) S Rajasekaran

Clinical Director

PUBLICATIONS

1. Rajasekaran S, Kanna RM, Reddy RR, Natesan S, Raveendran M, Cheung KM, Chan D, Kao PY, Yee A, Shetty AP.

How reliable are the Reported Genetic Associations in Disc Degeneration? The Influence of Phenotypes, Age, Population Size and Inclusion Sequence in 809 Patients

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Aug 10. [Epub ahead of print]
2. Rajasekaran S, Aiyer SN, Shetty AP, Kanna R, Maheswaran A.

Aneurysmal bone cyst of C2 treated with novel anterior reconstruction and stabilization

Eur Spine J. 2016 Mar 23. [Epub ahead of print]
3. Aiyer SN, Shetty AP, Kanna R, Maheswaran A, Rajasekaran S

Spinal cord herniation following cervical meningioma excision: a rare clinical entity and review of literature

Eur Spine J. 2016 May;25 Suppl 1:216-9. doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4412-9. Epub 2016 Feb 4

PRESENTATIONS

1. Guangdong Spine Symposium, China, March, 2013

Dr Ajoy Prasad Shetty T

  • Minimally invasive techniques in lumbar spine surgery
  • 2. Trauma Expert committee meeting, Mumbai, January, 2013

    Dr Dheenadhayalan

  • Case Discussion
  • 3. 32nd Annual Conference of KOACON (Kerala Orthopaedic Association), Kerala January, 2013

    Dr S Rajasekaran, Dr Dheenadhayalan

  • Current concepts in Thoracolumbar Fracture
  • Problem of Deformity in Spinal Tuberculosis
  • Subtrochanteric fracture Nail Vs plate
  • Late presentation of femoral neck fracture
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