Dr. Lenin C is one of the best Orthopedician in Tamil Nadu. Dr. Lenin is a consultant Orthopedic Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. Dr. Lenin is a specialist doctor with adequate knowledge and understanding of various subspecialities in orthopaedics. Dr. Lenin C has an expertise in using novel techniques like computer navigated Minimally Invasive Hiflex Total Knee Replacement surgery shoulder Dr. Lenin has a work experience of 16 years which includes: MIOT Hospitals chennai (Feb 2001 - May 2009) Apollo hospitals chennai (May 2009 - Till Date)
Apollo Hospitals Greams Road Chennai
Dr. Lenin C has a vast experience of 16 years in the field of Orthopedic Surgery
MBBS, M.S Ortho.
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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.