Dr. Vinod Laheri is one of the best Orthopedic Surgeons in Mumbai has an experience of over 25 years in this field.
Wockhardt Hospital, South Mumbai
Dr. Vinod Laheri was an Emeritus Professor at King Edward Memorial Hospital. Dr Vinod Laheri has extensive experience in spine surgery and has been practicing since 25 years. He has great interest in the reconstruction of complex Cranioverterbal Deformities. The first C1-C2 instrumented fixation in the world has been credited to his name.
Dr. V.J. Laheri has been awarded Sushrut Award for Excellence in Surgery in 2008.
MBBS from the Topiwala National Medical College. MS in Orthopedics from the B. Y. L. Nair Hospital.
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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.