Dr Sudhir Joshi is one of the best surgeon in the field of Orthopedics with a rich experience of over 32 years. He specialises in Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries. He has also trained in Basic Hip Arthroplasty from one of the best institutes called University of Dundee, United Kingdom.
S L Raheja (A Fortis Associate) Hospital, Mahim
Dr Sudhir Joshi has an experience of 32 years in the field of Orthopedics. Dr Sudhi Joshi is well known for his treatments in Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries via computer navigation technique.
37207 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1977
MBBS, MS - Orthopedics - Mumbai University, Diploma in Orthopedics - Mumbai University, IG OF Fellowship - Hamburg, Germany, AO Fellowship - Liestal , Switzerland, IOGT Fellowship- Ulm, Germany
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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.