Dr. Raju Vaishya is one of the best Orthopaedician in New Delhi, Delhi. Dr. Raju has 4 years of specialized higher surgical training in joint replacement & arthroscopic surgery (especially of knee & hip) at various prestigious hospitals of U.K viz. Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospitals, Oswestry & Royal Liverpool Children’s Hospitals, UK. SHO (Ortho): March 1987 to Dec 1987 Glan Clwyd Hospital, Rhyl, UK Knee Fellow: Jan 1988 to April 1988 Hill Top Hospital, Bromsgrove, UK Registrar (Orth): April 1988 to June1989 Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, UK Registrar (Orth):July 1989 to Dec 1989 Hereford General Hospital, UK Registrar (Orth):Jan 1990 to Dec1990 Royal Liverpool Children’s Hospital, UK Pool Officer: Feb 1991 to July 1992 GR Medical College & JA Group of Hospitals,Gwalior, India Consultant Ortho Surgeon: Feb1991 to March 1996 Various hospitals in Gwalior, India Sr Consultant Ortho Surgeon: April 1996 till to date Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, India
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Dr. Raju Vaishya has a vast experience of 32 years in the field of Orthopedic
Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSE) International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS, 14676) SICOT (No 17484) Indian Orthopedic Association (IOA) Indian Medical Association (IMA) Indian Arthroscopy Society of India (IAS) Indian Cartilage Society (ICS, 027) Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO) Int. Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surg & Ortho Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) Indian Arthroplasty Association (IAA) Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of India (POSI) Indian Federation of Sports Medicine (IFSM) Association of British Scholars (ABS) IOA (MP Chapter) Delhi Medical Association (DMA) Delhi Orthopaedic Association (DOA) South Delhi Orthopaedic Society (SDOS) Delhi Medical Council (DMC) Nepal Medical Council (NMC) Bangladesh Orthopaedic Society (BOS) India International Centre (IIC) India Habitat Centre, N Delhi (IHC) India Islamic Cultural Centre, New Delhi (IICC)
Featured in Limca book of records four times: For performing bilateral Total Knee Replacement in a 93 years old gentleman (2012). For performing bilateral Total Knee Replacement in the oldest couple in a single sitting (2013). For performing Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction in a 75 years old (2014). For performing bilateral simultaneous total knee replacements of a mother and daughter in laws on the same day (2016). Appointed as an Assistant editor of Indian Journal of Orthopaedics (2018-2020) Awarded Vijaya Raje Scindia Excellence award by AMI Shishu Mandir School, Gwalior (2017). Got 28 academic excellence award of AHERF for 2016-17. Got a certificate of appreciation for my recognition in the Gold Category for paying Income tax in the Assessment Year 2016-17 , 2017-18 by the Ministry of Finance, Govt. of India. My academic achievements for the year 2015 were included on the ‘wall of fame’ during MIDCON of Delhi Orthopaedic Association, July 2016. Executive Committee member of Delhi Orthopaedic Association (2016-2018). Got ‘Shiksha Ratan Award” of GRMC, Gwalior, August 2016. Our project of “rescue operation of the victims of Nepal earthquake of 2015” was awarded as the best community service project amongst all the hospitals, 2016. AHERF nominated 20 of our papers for best paper publications award in 2015 in Apollo group of hospitals AHERF awarded me a special prize for highest number of 27 manuscripts submitted for the best paper publication award in 2015. Created a new national record for doing "ACL reconstruction on oldest man" & this has been accepted in Limca & India Book of Records for 2015. Appointed as Adjunct Professor of Apollo Hospitals for Educational and Research Foundation (AHERF)(2012-13, 2013-14) Appointed as Visiting Professor of Orthopaedics in Basra Medical School, Iraq. Dec 2012 Appointed as Visiting Professor of Orthopaedics in National Institute of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation (NITOR), Dhaka, Bangladesh. March 2012 Appointed as Visiting Professor of Orthopaedics in Chitwan School of Medical Sciences, Bharatpur, Nepal. Jan 2012 Awarded honorary life membership of Bangladesh Orthopaedic Society. 2012 Appointed as a member of Clinical Advisory Group Meeting of Apollo hospitals, since 2015 Invited faculty at the prestigious 2nd UK Cartilage club meeting. Chatham, Kent, UK. Nov 2012 Academic Achievement Awards for best paper publications in Apollo Group of Hospitals, 2011 Received distinguished service award from the Geriatric Society of India, 2010. Appointed to the advisory board of Indian Journal of Geriatric Care (IJGC) Awarded “Medata Ratna” by Agarwal Medata Panchayat, Gwalior, for outstanding achievement in profession & social service. Nov 2011 Selected for the IOA-UK fellowship for 2011 Awarded the “Best paper publication award 2009” of Delhi Orthopaedic Association Academic Achievement Awards for Best paper publications in Apollo Group of Hospitals, 2010 Received a “Distinguished Service Award 2010” by Geriatric Society of India, New Delhi 2010 at 7th International Congress on Geriatric Care. Honored by IMA, Gwalior through a Citation Award for outstanding services to the society on Doctor’s day, 1st July 2010. Dedication of a book (to me) titled “Diversity: A Challenge to Indian Administration” by Prof (Dr) Niru Hazarika. Feb 2010 3 Academic Achievement Awards for Best paper publications in Apollo Group of Hospitals, 2009 ‘Doctor of the Year.' Awarded by Delhi Medical Association, 2009. ‘Best Doctor of the Year’ Awarded by Gwalior Vikas Samiti in their 31st Top Ten Persons of the Year Award, at Gwalior on 26th Jan 2008. Elected to Executive Member of South Delhi Branch of IMA, New Delhi in 2008. Highest Income Tax payee award (in Professional category) of Government of India from 1994-95 to 1998-99, in Gwalior Division. Outstanding Young Person of Gwalior- Awarded by Junior Chamber, 1996. Professor’s gold medal for the best research at Oswestry, University of Birmingham, UK (1989). President of ‘Arthritis Care Foundation’ of India. Secretary of ‘Forum for Rationale Scientific Temperament (FIRST).' Has been regular voluntary blood donor for last 15 years & have donated blood more than 60 times, so far Elected Executive Member of South Delhi IMA branch, 2011 Elected Joint Secretary of Consultant’s forum, Apollo Hospital, N Delhi,2011-12 Elected Member of Ethical Committee of Apollo Hospital, N Delhi,2011-12
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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.