Dr.Gururaj S is a specialist in Trauma and Orthopaedics. Dr.Gururaj completed his MBBS, Diploma in Trauma and Orthopaedics from Gulbarga University, India. Dr.Gururaj further went on to pursue DNB in Trauma and Orthopaedics from Institute of Orthopaedic Research and Accident Surgery, Madurai under Prof Devdoss in 2001. Dr.Gururaj completed his MRCS (Edin) from Royal College of Surgeons, the UK in 2006 and did Fellowship in Limb Reconstruction from Royal Liverpool University Hospitals in 2012. Dr.Gururaj worked in England for 13 years in different Orthopaedic subspecialties including Knee& Hips, Shoulder, Hands, Spine and Foot& Ankle surgery. Dr.Gururaj is a very well experienced doctor. Dr.Gururaj has worked as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in different hospitals including St John’s Hospital, Bengaluru, AKG Hospital, Kannur, India, Queen Elizabeth II Hospital, Gloucester Royal Hospital and Princess Alexandra Hospital in England. Dr.Gururaj is regularly involved in Audits and Research. Dr.Gururaj has had regular appraisals throughout his career. Dr.Gururaj is a faculty at various national and international conferences and workshops. Dr.Gururaj has authored numerous publications and poster presentations.
Columbia Asia Hospital.
Dr.Gururaj is one of the best Orthopedic doctors in Bangalore and has an experience of 18 years.
MBBS - 1995, D Ortho - 1998, DNB (Ortho) - 2001, MRCS - 2006, FRCS (T&O) - 2017.
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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An orthopedic doctor, also known as an orthopedist, is a doctor of osteopathy (DO) or Doctor of Medicine (MD) who specializes in the musculoskeletal system that comprises of bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves. Many orthopedists specialize in certain areas of the body, such as hand and wrist, foot and ankle, back, or neck and spine. Additionally, orthopedic doctors may focus on a specific field of orthopedics, like sports medicine, pediatrics, and trauma.
An orthopedic surgeon is specialized in the musculoskeletal system and is a doctor who corrects congenital or functional abnormalities of the bones with surgery, bracing, and casting.
Board-certified orthopedic surgeons have successfully completed a minimum of thirteen years of formal education. They must finish four years of study in a college or university and get an undergraduate degree. The undergraduate degree must be followed by the four years of study in a school of medicine. After which, they should complete five years of Orthopedic Residency at a major medical institution. They can later choose to become a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon by completing one year of specialized education in an accredited fellowship program.
Orthopedic injuries include any injury to the musculoskeletal system. Often, these injuries relating to the bones and joints are a result of an accident or trauma to the body. Muscles and joint pain, bone pain that started after an injury or accident, a torn or ruptured tendon, instability or dislocation, a progressing hip or knee pain, arthritis in your hip, knee, or elbow, neck or back pain, radiating arm or leg pain, joint pain in many joints across your body.