Dr. Abhijit Kale is a Consultant Orthopaedics Surgeon from Mumbai, with impeccable experience in field of Joint replacement, Spine & Pelvis Acetabulum surgery. He is practicing since 2007 and is famous for treatment of bones and muscles deformities, in and around city of Mumbai.
S L Raheja (A Fortis Associate) Hospital, Mahim
Dr. Kale has worked extensively for 12 years at leading tertiary care centres in Mumbai. He is currently associated with eminent Hospitals like S L Raheja Fortis Hospital in Mahim, Mumbai. Dr. Kale is passionate about teaching and training under graduates and post graduate medical students. He is MUHS recognized teacher and is faculty at leading medical colleges in Mumbai. Dr. Kale is famous amongst his patients and peers for positive attitude and holistic approach. He is polite, soft-spoken and an epitome of hard work and dedication.
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An orthopedic surgeon is a practitioner dedicated to the examination, operation, prevention, and rehabilitation of injuries, disorders, and illnesses of the body's musculoskeletal system.
An orthopedic surgeon is a doctor who is trained in the examination, operation, prevention and rehabilitation of disorders, injuries and illnesses of the musculoskeletal system of the body. The musculoskeletal system includes bones, nerves, joints, ligaments, muscles, and tendons.
Their responsibilities involve:
The most commonly performed orthopedic surgeries are:
Common orthopedic disorders treated by orthopedic surgeons are:
Orthopedic surgeons may be Medical Doctors or Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine who have completed a 5-year surgical residency centered about the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions, while orthopedists specialize in the analysis and treatment of almost all bone and joint disorders, such as spinal disorders.
Both a rheumatologist and orthopedist treat joint pain as part of their specialty, whether the pain is acute or chronic. The main difference and overlap between an orthopedist and a rheumatologist is that a rheumatologist is a medical specialist and an orthopedist is a surgical specialist.