Dr. Nilen Shah is one of the best Orthopedic Surgeon in Mumbai, India. Dr. Nilen Shah has achieved critical acclaim for his special approach of operations and has been invited to various conferences in different parts of India and abroad. Dr. Nilen Shah is active in research and regularly has papers and presentations in various regional, national and inter-national conferences to his credit. Dr. Shah has worked as a Clinical and Research Knee Fellow at Bristol with 2 eminent Knee Surgeons, Mr. Chris Ackroyd and Mr. John Newman where he gained immense hands-on experience in all aspects of knee surgery. Currently Dr. Shah is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Knee Replacement Surgery at various esteemed Hospitals in Mumbai .
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Dr. Nilen Shah has received many awards like Dr. Hiranandani Entrance Prize for the highest marks amongst the new entrants at the TNMC, Bombay, Second Prize in the annual Competitive Leprosy Examination held in August 1985,Bombay University Merit Scholarship for the degree of M.S., for standing First at Master of Surgery at the University of Bombay, the Dr. Deepak L. Kothari Gold Medal and Dr. M.V. Sant Prize and 1st prize in Inaugural Indian Hip and Knee surgeons meeting in 2007 on subvastus technique in Knee Replacement. Pioneered the use of minimally invasive techniques for knee replacements and has performed more than 5000 mini-subvastus knee replacements. Attended the A T L S course organized by the Royal College of Surgeons RCS certified ATLS provider Reviewer of the Indian Journal of Orthopedics and the British Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
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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.