Dr. Rajasekar P is one of the best Orthopedician in Tamil Nadu. Dr. Rajasekar has a vast experience of 24 years (includes 11 years as full time Independent Consultant) in Orthopaedics Surgery. Dr. Rajasekar has received Fellowship in Arthroscopy at Perth, Western Australia, Fellowship in Arthroplasty at Singapore, And Fellowship in Arthroplasty at Gold Coast, Australia. Dr. Rajasekar is working in Apollo Hospitals since last Assignment.
Apollo Hospitals Greams Road Chennai
Dr. Rajasekar P has a vast experience of 24 years in the field of Orthopedic Surgery
Executive Committee Member of the Indian Arthroscopy Society. Founder Member and Executive Committee Member Of the Indian Cartilage Society. Founder Member of the Indian Association For Computer Assisted Surgery.
Multiple Paper presentations at State and National Conferences Expert at Asia Pacific conference For arthroscopy and Viscosupplementation at Bangkok, Thailand. Expert at the Arthroplasty Update at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. RESEARCH - Efficacy of Viscosupplemetation in Low KL grade Osteoarthritis of knee
MBBS; DHA; MNAMS; DNB
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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.