Department of Orthopedics at Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals is one of the best in India, offering a wide range of services, including knee replacement surgeries, total hip and shoulder replacement surgeries and spine surgeries, as well as various kinds of innovative care for a broad range of musculoskeletal conditions. The institute has pioneered minimally invasive techniques in orthopedic surgery, as well as treatment for osteoarthritis and sports injury. The Institute of Orthopedics offers subspecialty expertise, comprehensive services and advanced technology. It has fully-equipped operation theatres, intensive care units for pre- and post- operative care, as well as rehabilitation services. The state-of-the-art operation theatres are equipped with the latest fracture tables and imaging facilities, including a C-arm image intensifier. The hospital also has facilities for CT scan, MRI scan, DEXA scan and MRIs for prompt screening.
The institute has qualified; skilled doctors and surgeons trained in India and abroad who offer excellent outcomes. The orthopedic team diagnoses, operates and treats problems affecting the bones, joints and muscles of patients in all age groups. Our orthopedic surgeons are recognized as among the best in the country.
The institute is committed to providing personalized care in a warm and caring environment that defines the unique Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals’ experience.
The Institute of Orthopedics provides comprehensive care for treatment of arthritis and other painful joint problems, caring for thousands of patients every year with the most advanced surgical and non-surgical techniques. The institute provides integrated care for different subspecialties under one roof, which includes:
Joint replacement surgery - knee, hip, ankle and shoulder
Arthroscopic surgery and sports injuries - knee, ankle and shoulder
Management of routine and complex trauma (fractures)
Spine surgery - spondylosis, slipped disc, spinal tumors and spinal injuries
Pediatrics and foot & ankle surgery
Shoulder, wrist & hand conditions
Arthritis care - osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, infective arthritis, traumatic arthritis
The institute offers the latest techniques in orthopedic surgery. Our surgeons have expertise in joint preserving surgeries such as arthroscopy and osteotomy, as well as hip replacement and total knee replacement (TKR) surgeries. Modern, less-invasive techniques allow for rapid recovery and lasting results. The team’s outstanding outcomes have made the institute a trusted referral centre for management of complex reconstructive problems. It is acclaimed as a destination for best joint replacement surgery in India.
Services & Procedures
Joint Replacement Surgery
Total and partial knee and hip joint replacement surgeries are routinely performed at Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals, India. We have a team of experienced and expert surgeons with caring and specially trained nurses, therapists and technicians. Our surgeons have expertise in complex cases and revision (re-doing) of failed joint replacements. Our goal is to provide seamless, coordinated care to ensure that patients return to pursuing their favourite activities, as soon as possible. The Enhanced Recovery Program (ERP) comprises pre- and post- operative measures and is devised to provide maximum comfort and convenience to patients. It helps the patients to get back on their feet soon, resulting in reduced hospital stay and early return to home. The subspecialty Knee Replacement Surgery in Hyderabad and all other Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals across India includes the Enhanced Recovery Program.
Arthroscopy & Sports Injuries
Sports injuries to the hip, shoulder, elbow, wrist, foot and ankle are treated with both surgical and non-surgical methods. The team at the Institute of Orthopedics excels in arthroscopic surgery — an advanced surgical technique that allows orthopedic surgeons to see inside a joint, without having to surgically open it up. The diagnostic capability of arthroscopy is highly precise in diagnosing damage to the bones, cartilage, tendons, ligaments and muscles that make up a joint. Our experienced team of doctors uses the latest and most sophisticated arthroscopic equipment to ensure the best possible diagnosis and treatment. Most surgeries can be performed as day care surgeries, offering reduced costs and early return to functionality. The common conditions treated are meniscal tears, osteochondral defects and ligament injuries of the knee, concentrating on ACL reconstruction.
We provide complete care for adult patients and children for fractures, dislocations and multiple injuries, severe musculoskeletal injuries and related complications. A multidisciplinary team consisting of qualified emergency physicians, as well as general, vascular, plastic and neuro surgeons complement the trauma team to deliver excellent care.
We use the most advanced techniques in shoulder surgery. Our surgeons lead an unparalleled team of practitioners who combine clinical orthopedic surgery, rehabilitative sports medicine, physical and occupational therapy and basic scientific research to provide the most advanced treatment to patients with shoulder disorders. Our goal is to provide the highest quality care for those experiencing discomfort due to a traumatic injury or degenerative disorder to give them relief from pain and renewed full shoulder function and mobility. Procedures such as injections, manipulations and advanced arthroscopic surgeries for impingement, AC joint arthritis, labral tears, shoulder instability and rotator cuff problems are performed routinely.
Wrist & Hand Surgery
Our team of qualified surgeons provides treatment for complex and routine wrist and hand problems including hand and wrist fractures, carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis of the wrist and thumb joints, nerve injuries and tendon problems.
Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals is one of the best spine surgery hospitals in India. Our surgeons have vast experience in treating various spinal problems. Spine surgery in India is today treated with minimally invasive surgical techniques, as far as possible. Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals uses the latest technology and is a pioneer in using minimally invasive techniques, thus reducing recovery time for patients. Surgeries for low backache, sciatica, disc problems, spondylolisthesis and lumbar canal stenosis are performed routinely. Other complex surgeries performed are:
Orthopedic spine surgery
Pinhole spine surgery
Keyhole spine surgery
Minimally invasive spine procedures
Orthopedic Problems in Children
Treating pediatric orthopedic problems requires both medical expertise and complete knowledge about children’s natural development. The Institute of Orthopedics understands this while treating a range of orthopedic problems in children, including fractures. Surgeries are performed for deformities like club feet. Hip and knee problems in children and adolescents are also managed.
Foot & Ankle Surgery
The foot and the ankle services adopt a multi-disciplinary approach to expertly treat a broad range of conditions that can occur at any stage of life — from newborns to teenage years and from active adults to senior citizens. Foot and ankle problems, such as bunions, hammertoes, digital neuromas, heel pain (plantar fascitis), tendonitis, diabetic feet, ankle arthritis, tendon dysfunction, acquired flat foot deformity, late effects of clubfoot and ankle joint replacement surgery.
The institute specializes in the treatment of long-term painful orthopedic conditions. The vision is to improve the quality of life by utilizing safe, effective and advanced treatment modalities for long-term alleviation of pain and suffering.
Supported by a well-equipped physiotherapy and rehabilitation unit, the Institute of Orthopedics provides excellent care on par with the best in the region. The monitored rehabilitation program ensures that the patients have successful outcomes after discharge.
The Institute of Orthopedics offers a wide range of treatment for all kinds of musculoskeletal conditions in patients of all ages. The common conditions treated are:
Bone and soft tissue tumors
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH)
Dwarfism and bone dysplasias
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) injuries
Osteochondritis Dissecans (OCD)
Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)
The institute uses state-of-the-art and innovative procedures that are exemplary in the field of orthopedics. The procedures performed at Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals include:
Knee arthroscopy and meniscectomy
Shoulder arthroscopy and decompression
Carpal tunnel release
Knee arthroscopy and chondroplasty
Removal of support implant
Knee arthroscopy and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
Total knee replacement
Partial knee replacement
Repair of femoral neck fracture
Repair of trochanteric fracture
Debridement of skin/muscle/bone/fracture
Knee arthroscopy repair of both menisci
Total hip replacement
Total shoulder replacement
Shoulder arthroscopy/distal clavicle excision
Repair of rotator cuff tendon
Repair fracture of radius (bone)/ulna
Repair of ankle fracture (bimalleolar type)
Shoulder arthroscopy and debridement
Lumbar spinal fusion
Repair fracture of the distal part of radius
Low back intervertebral disc surgery
Incise finger tendon sheath
Repair of ankle fracture (fibula)
Repair of femoral shaft fracture
Repair of trochanteric fracture
The Institute of Orthopedics has the most advanced technology to treat musculoskeletal problems. We provide the full spectrum of sophisticated diagnostic and imaging procedures and technologies to identify and evaluate conditions of the musculoskeletal system in a fully accessible and convenient location. Some of our equipment includes:
Operation theatre equipped with laminar air flow
Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
Dr. Pankaj Dhabaliya
Qualifications: MBBS, D.Ortho
Location: Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals, Dhamtari Road, Raipur
Dr. Lalit Jain
Qualifications: MBBS, MS
Location: Ramkrishna CARE Hospitals, Dhamtari Road, Raipur