Dr. Lalit Panchal is one of the best Orthopedic Surgeon with expertise particularly in spine surgery and joint replacement surgeries and has an experience of almost 2 decades in this field. Dr. Lalit Panchal can manage any complex trauma including pelvic acetabular fractures. Dr Lalit Panchal has special interest in doing Spinal Instrumentation Surgeries & Total Joint Arthroplasty. Dr Lalit Panchal has performed more than 2000 Spine Surgeries and currently performs around 18-20 Spine Surgeries & 8-10 Joint Replacement Surgeries a month with a success rate of 90-95%.
S L Raheja (A Fortis Associate) Hospital, Mahim
Dr. Panchal has given lecturers in Orthopaedics –LTMMC and LTMGH (Sion Hospital). DNB teacher and Unit Head at K. B. Bhabha Hospital, Bandra, Mumbai, India. Dr.Panchal is currently working in S.L. Raheja Hospital in Mumbai.
Bombay Orthopedic Society, Association of Spine Surgeons of India
M.S. (Orth); D.N.B.(Orth), D. Orth, F.C.P.S.
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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.