Dr. Sachin Karkamkar is one of the best orthopedic surgeons. Dr. Ashish S. Ranade is an MBBS, Masters of Surgery (Orthopedics Surgery) and MRCS from renowned institutions with over 20 years of experience and is an Orthopaedic Surgery specialist at Columbia Asia Hospital in Pune. After completing his MBBS and Masters of Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery) from BJ Medical College, Pune University, India, in 1996 and 1999 respectively, Dr. Ashish S. Ranade specialized further by acquiring MRCS from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin. After spending first 7 years of his career in India, Dr. Ashish S. Ranade got the opportunity to work in the the UK where he spent 3 years in several positions: Clinical Fellow at Whittington Hospital, London; Senior House Officer at Weston General Hospital, Weston-Super-mare; and Clinical Fellow at Yeovil District Hospital and Frenchay & South mead Hospital.
Columbia Asia Hospital Pune
Dr. Sachin Karkamkar has experience in this field for over 20 years
M.B.B.S. BJ Medical College, Pune University, India 1996 Masters of Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery) BJ Medical College, Pune University, India 1999 MRCS Royal Colege of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin 2004
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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.