Consultant Orthopedic and joint replacement Surgeon.
Medical school (M.B.B.S) from B.J.Medical college, Ahmedabad, Gujarat university in the year 1997.
Internship for one year in 1998.
Post graduation in Orthopedics (M.S) from V.S medical college, Ahmedabad, Gujarat university in the year 2001 after completion of 3 years of residency. Visiting fellow in hip and knee arthroplasty service at Hospital for special surgery, Cornell university, New york, USA in the year 2004.
Worked as Assistant Professor of Orthopedics in Government Medical College, Surat, South Gujarat University for 4 years from April 2002 onwards.
This post involved managing a huge turnover of patients in the university hospital (tertiary centre) and performing a wide range of surgeries including complex trauma, joint replacement, spine surgery, etc.
This post also included teaching and training medical undergraduates and post-graduates during their posting in Orthopedics which involves clinics, lectures in class rooms, teaching in Operation theatre, etc.
General orthopedics, trauma surgery and hip & knee joint replacement.
Certificate of merit from CBSE for outstanding academic performance and for being among the top 0.1 percent of successful candidates of AISSC Examination 1991, in mathematics.
Scholarship for being 1st in the school and 8th in State Merit list in H.S.C. Examination
RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS
Thesis on Scoliosis - A Retrospective Study (Long term follow up of all patients operated for Scoliosis in our Institute) accepted by Gujarat University.
The Paper "Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS) Retrospective Analysis- A study of 30 cases" presented at National Orthopedic conference- Golden Jubilee year- IOACON-2005, Mumbai.
The paper "Ipsilateral Fractures of Femur and Tibia "presented at National Orthopedic Conference-Golden Jubilee year- IOACON 2005, Mumbai.
The paper "DCS in intertrochanteric fractures with subtrochanteric extension" presented at National Orthopedic Conference- IOACON 2009, Bhubhaneshwar.
The paper "Management of a polytrauma patient in a semi-urban setup" presented at National orthopedic Conference IOACON 2010- Jaipur.
The poster "Reducing surgical site infection in a semi-urban setup" selected at the National orthopedic Conference IOACON 2011-Noida, New Delhi.
The paper "persistent knee effusion in early post-operative TKR - a diagnostic dilemma presented at IOACON, 2012, Chennai, India
Poster presentation on frozen shoulder at S.I.C.O.T, Dubai, 2012.