Dr. Darius Soonawalla is one of the best Orthopedic Surgeon in Mumbai and has an experience of more than 25 years.
Jaslok hospital, Breach Candy hospital
Dr. Darius Soonawalla has over 25 years of rich experience in the field of Orthopaedics including 3 years of international experience during which he has worked in U.K.
Dr. Darius Soonawalla is a top Orthopedic Surgeon of Mumbai and is one of the first surgeons in Mumbai to do Minimally Invasive Total Hip & Knee Replacement which is a very newly introduced technique internationally. He has designed instruments and described techniques for the same. Winner of the A. K. Talwalkar Prize for standing first in M.S. Orthopaedics. Winner of the K. T. Dholakia Best Paper Presentation Award for Minimally Invasive Cemented Total Hip Replacement in New Delhi. He has been invited a guest lecturer for a number of courses by International Universities.
Dr. Darius F. Soonawalla has completed his graduation from Topiwala National Medical College & B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Mumbai. He further pursued a Diploma in Orthopedics from College of Physicians & Surgeons of Mumbai, M.S. - Orthopedics and D.N.B.E. - Orthopedics.
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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.