Dr. Vivek Mittal is an experienced and accomplished surgeon . He has been in the field of Orthopedics since the past 25 years.Dr. Vivek Mittal is well known in the field of Primary and Revision Joint Replacement Surgery of the hip, knee and shoulder joints, besides complex trauma surgeries. Dr. Vivek Mittal has performed over 10000 surgeries including over 4000 Joint replacement surgeries including Primary, Complex Primary, Infected and Revision total knee replacement (TKR), total hip replacement (THR). In addition he also performs Shoulder replacement, Osteotomy around the knee for early arthritis or deformity of bone and Complex Trauma Management based on AO principles especially around the hip, knee and shoulder joint. Dr. Vivek Mittal is a graduate (M.B.B.S) from University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi University, and Post-graduate (M.S. in Orthopedics) from Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi University. Dr Mittal is one of the best orthopaedic surgeons with an experience of over 23 years.
Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh.
Dr Mittal is one of the best orthopaedic surgeons with an experience of over 25 years. He has worked with Delhi Institute of Trauma & Orthopedics, Sant Parmanand Hospital, St. Stephen’s Hospital, Jeewan (Mala) Hospital.
Delhi Orthopedic Association Indian. Orthopedic Association Delhi. Medical Association of Spine Surgeons of India.
M.B.B.S., University of Delhi. Post Graduate Orthopaedic training , M.S. (Orthopaedics), University of Delhi.
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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.