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Orthopaedics

Orthopaedics Department encompasses sub specialities of trauma and fracture care, Joint Replacement (Arthoplasty), Key hole surgeries (Arthoscopy) Spine surgery, Arthritic problems etc.Highly trained and professionally skilled surgeons handle the surgeries with utmost care to give the best outcome with state-of-the-art equipment and international standards.

The Department of Orthopaedics at SMF is a beacon of excellence in the diagnosis and management /’of musculoskeletal disorders. It is one of the most well-equipped hospitals in the country, boasting of illustrious, experienced and some of the most reputed surgeons in various subspecialties of Orthopaedics.

The Surgeons’ expertise is complemented by internationally certified, cutting-edge equipment and instrumentation which is the industry standard worldwide. All trauma surgeries are performed in accordance with AO Foundation (Switzerland) guidelines, which dictate the highest standard of Orthopaedic trauma management, internationally.

Our elite team of Arthroplasty surgeons, with decades of experience in joint replacement, is consistently providing excellent results in Knee, Hip and Shoulder joint replacement for both primary as well as revision surgeries.

As a subspecialty, Sports medicine and Arthroscopy has been rapidly growing as we cater to a plethora of joint disorders like rotator cuff injuries, meniscus and ligament tears as well as degenerative conditions like arthritis.

Our Spine surgeons are adept in the diagnosis and management of a vast multitude of spine disorders ranging from trauma, infections, deformity correction, disc prolapse and degenerative spine disorders, to name a few.

Knowledge accumulated must be propagated. With emphasis on dissemination of education and skills to young and upcoming orthopaedic surgeons, the department hosts National Board of Examination accredited DNB (Ortho) courses. We have five Postgraduate residents in training who are exposed to clinical, surgical as well as educational opportunities unparalleled by any other such center.

Our 24hr trauma center is backed up by a pristine, best in-class I.C.U and I.M.C.U. Both routine and emergency surgeries are carried out in our well-equipped operation theatre complex, furnished with high-fidelity equipments and a dedicated team of Anesthesiologists and competent OT staff.

The Department of Orthopaedics at SMF Hospital promises an unparalleled level of patient care, surgical expertise and a speedy recovery with emphasis on affordable yet high class treatment, ethical practice and a scientific approach to Orthopaedics to all those who seek it

CONSULTANTS

1. Dr. P.V Jayasankar
    D.Ortho, M.S (Ortho), MCh (Ortho) (Liverpool)
    Head of Department (Orthopaedics)
    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    Specialist in Trauma, Joint Replacement & Arthroscopy
    AOTrauma India Chairperson
    e-mail: pvjayasankar@hotmail.com
    Ph: +91-9840035455
4. Dr. R. M. Alagappan
    M.S (Ortho), MCh Ortho (UK)
    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    e-mail: rmalagappan@gmail.com
    Ph: +91-9840080222
2. Dr. Sudhakar Williams
    D.Ortho, DNB (Ortho), MCh Ortho (Liverpool)
    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    Specialist in Trauma, Joint Replacement & Arthroscopy
    e-mail: sudhakar.williams@gmail.com
    Ph: +91-9445019893
5. Dr. Vijay Sriram
    M.S (Ortho)
    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    Specialist in Paediatric Orthopaedics
    e-mail: vijaysriram@hotmail.com
    Ph: +91-9840085313
3. Dr. Prashant Kekre
    M.S (Ortho)
   Consultant Spine Surgeon
    e-mail: prashant.kekre@yahoo.com
    Ph: +91-9841016416
6. Dr. Parthasarathy Srinivasan
    D.Ortho, DNB (Ortho), FNB Spine
    Consultant Spine Surgeon
    e-mail: partha301@gmail.com
    Ph: +91-9344413777