Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon
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Dr. Alaric Aroojis is one of the leading authorities in the country on the treatment of clubfoot by conservative & surgical methods. He is one of the few Paediatric Orthopaedic surgeons in the country to perform complex pelvic osteotomies for congenital hip dislocation and to use minimally invasive techniques to correct difficult limb deformities in children. At Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, he straddles two Centres of Excellence – the Centre for Bone & Joint Surgery and the Centre for Children. He is an integral part of the multi-disciplinary Spina Bifida & Cerebral Palsy Clinics and works in close association with Paediatric & Rehabilitation specialists. The Cerebral Palsy Clinic offers advanced Orthopaedic & Rehabilitation care for children with cerebral palsy by various treatment modalities, such as neuro-developmental therapy, Botulinum injections, multi-level soft tissue surgery and advanced evaluation by Instrumented Gait Analysis, the first of its kind in the city.
After completing his medical school and Orthopaedic residency from the premier King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, he worked as a Specialist Registrar at the B. J. Wadia Hospital for Children where his interest in Paediatric Orthopaedics was kindled. He subsequently completed accredited Fellowship training in Paediatric Orthopaedics at the Alfred duPont Hospital for Children, USA, which has the largest Paediatric Orthopaedic program in North America; the National University Hospital, Singapore and the Royal Children’s Hospital, Australia. He has also visited several centres in USA, Europe and Australia for advanced training in Paediatric Orthopaedics.
Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon In Mumbai
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai
Dr Alaric Aroojis is a Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon who did his training in Orthopaedic Surgery in Mumbai and Fellowships in Paeditric Orthopaedic Surgery from USA,UK & Australia.
Paediatric orthopaedics is exclusively practiced by only about 20 Orthopaedic Surgeons in the whole country.
Dr Aroojis has done more than 700 Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeries at Kokilaben Hospital over the last four years. These include advanced procedures like Correction of Congenital Talipes Equinovarus (Club Foot),Corrective Surgery for Cerebral Palsy and Complex Paediatric Trauma.
Dr. Ameya Velingker, a meritorious student throughout his academic career, is one of the youngest joint replacement surgeons in the country, having begun from the age of 27.
He is attached as a senior consultant in Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement associated with Apollo Group of Hospitals since five years. He also has his Centre of Excellency ‘Bone & Joint Care’, near Chowgule College, Margao. He is also actively practicing Joint Replacements in Panaji.
A Fellow in Joint Replacement from (DePuy) Johnson & Johnson and a Clinical Fellow in Minimal Invasive Surgery in Joint Replacement under Navigation from ‘The Knee & Sports Medicine Centre,’ Brisbane, Australia, Dr Velingker has been blessed with the opportunity to have a hands-on experience with the world renowned joint replacement surgeon Dr. Chitranjan Ranavat from ROC, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York (US).
Dr. Ameya Velingker has not only been a brilliant student all along, but is also a merit holder from the Goa Medical College. Having performed more than 200 joint replacements in a span of four years, he has pioneered the surface replacement (ASR), the full flexion knee (RPF), the large diameter hip replacement (LDH) and the one-stage bilateral knee replacement in Goa.
As a Vice-President of the Goa Body Building Association, he has inspired the youth & also been a guide to the old with regards to ‘the need to preserve good health & prevent unnecessary decay of a healthy body’. He has conducted several CMEs (Continued Medical Education) on various aspects of health & wellness, bone and joint care, all over the state. He has been invited to attend several prestigious & important conferences all over the country and overseas. He also had several press conferences and TV interviews talking about his techno-savvy expertise & success in surgery, regularly.
A true son of the soil, he takes pride in catering to the needs of his country-men irrespective of cast or creed, rich or poor. Money, has never been his primary concern,instead he works with the noble motive of quality service to his fellow folks. Opening a new door with special concern to Senior Citizens he mandates that ‘that Joint Replacement is not only for the affluent but can also be availed by the common people at an affordable price’.
For Dr. Velingker ‘Work is Worship,’ and his firm belief is ‘INDIANS DESERVE WORLD CLASS MEDICAL TREATMENT & WORLD CLASS SERVICE AT AN INDIAN COST’.
Orthopedics & Joint Replacement Specialist In Goa
Apollo Hospital, Goa
Dr. Anil Bhatia is a renowned surgeon, specializing in Hand and Reconstructive surgery, affiliated to Fortis Hospital, Mulund, Mumbai. He trained for Hand Surgery in Italt, Ireland and France. He has gained immense experience (both abroad and in India) in the management of brachial plexus injuries for restoration of function in young patients with paralysed upper limbs. He is one of the few Brachial Plexus Surgeons in India and he has operated more than 756 different cases with very good results. His fields of specializations are – Hand Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Brachial Plexus Injuries, Obstetrical Palsies (Legnano), Congenital Hand Anomalies, Hand & Wrist Surgery, Wrist Arthroscopy.
Senior Consultant, Fortis Hospital, Mumbai.