Dr Kiran M Ladkat is an extensively trained hand, wrist, nerve and microvascular surgeon in India and overseas. He brings his rich experience of academics and clinical expertise from KEM and Wadia Hospitals in Mumbai, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore and National University Hospital, Singapore. He has been practicing exclusive hand, wrist, nerve and microvascular surgery for past 5 years. Dr Kiran Ladkat believes in thorough management of hand and upper extremity issues, comprising of conservative/ operative treatment and occupational/ functional rehabilitation. Hand surgery being confluence of Orthopaedic and Plastic Surgery, he provides one stop solution for numerous hand and upper extremity pathologies. Dr Kiran Ladkat has very good protocol based approach to the treatment of common upper limb issues, viz. entrapment neuropathies, tendinopathies, arthritis of hand and wrist, neglected/ untreated complex hand and upper limb pathologies. Dr Kiran Ladkat also carries very good experience in treatment of congenital hand and sports injuries in hand, wrist and elbow region of upper extremity. Dr Kiran Ladkat is an active member of Bombay Orthopaedic Society (BOS) and Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH). Dr Kiran LAdkat has been faculty for various training courses and conferences. Dr Kiran Ladkat also has scientific articles and case reports in National and International Journals to his credit. Dr Ladkat is committed towards patient care, patient education, preventive care, rehabilitation and teaching of resident Doctors, nursing staff and paramedics.
Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre
Dr Kiran Ladkat has more than 15 years of experience in this field
Faculty in various National and International Clinical Meetings in Orthopaedics and Hand Surgery.
MBBS (Mumbai), DNB Orthopaedics ( Mumbai), MNAMS Clinical fellowship in Hand, Wrist and Microvascular surgery in Ganga Hospital and Research Centre, Coimbatore, India National University Hospital (NUHS), Singapore
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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.