Dr. Chetan Unadkat is the one of the top Orthopedic Surgeon in Mumbai and has a vast experience of 28 years in this field.
Wockhardt Hospital, South Mumbai
Dr. Chetan Unadkat has worked as an Ex Senior Clinical Assistant at Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre.
Dr Chetan Unadkat is associated with various reputed associations such as: Computer aided Total Knee Replacement and Computer assisted Hip Surgery work flows and Instrumentation for Articular Surface Replacement (ASR) at the European Surgical Institute (ESI), Hamburg – Norderstedt, Germany. Life member of Bombay Orthopaedic Society (BOS). Indian Medical Association (IMA). Maharashtra Medical Council.
MBBS - Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai. M.S. (Orthopaedics) - Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai.
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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.