Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement

Orthopedics is the domain of medical science that deals with correction of conditions arising in the musculoskeletal system. An orthopedic specialist employs both surgical and nonsurgical means towards the same. These can include diagnosis of injury/disorder and treatment with exercise, medication, surgery, implants, and rehabilitation etc. 

The areas of concern include 

  1. Spine and other joint diseases, 
  2. Sports/ exercise injuries, 
  3. Infections, 
  4. Degenerative diseases, 
  5. Musculoskeletal trauma, 
  6. Tumors, and 
  7. Congenital disorders.



The most common procedures involved in the orthopedic domain include-

Arthroplasty- The surgical reconstruction or replacement of a joint.

  • Knee replacement- Total or partial replacement of damaged knee tissue/bone or both
  • Shoulder replacement- Total or partial replacement of damaged shoulder tissue/bone or both
  • Hip replacement- Total or partial replacement of damaged hip tissue/bone or both
  • Ankle replacement- Total or partial replacement of damaged ankle tissue/bone or both


Bone grafting - Transplanting bone tissue, to fix bones that are damaged by trauma, or illness. It also provides support for an implanted device, 

Spinal fusion - Spinal fusion is most commonly performed to relieve the pain and pressure on the spinal cord that results when a disc (cartilage between two vertebrae) wears out


The role of an accurate diagnosis is very crucial in identification and treatment of the same, it includes-

  1. DEXA (dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry) 
  2. 16-slice CT scanning
  3. MRI
  4. X-ray
  5. Fluoroscopy
  6. Interventional radiology

Doctors in ILS, Salt Lake

Dr. Amit Bandyopadhyay
Mon:
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Thu:
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Dr. Ashwin Choudhury
Mon:
06:00 pm -
Sat:
04:00 pm -

Dr. Bimalendu Sen
Dr. Jagannath Bhattacharya
Tue:
05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Dr. Subhasis Deb
Mon:
11:00 am -
Tue:
11:00 am -
Wed:
11:00 am -
Thu:
11:00 am -
Fri:
02:00 pm -

Doctors in ILS, Dumdum

Dr. A.K. Jha
Mon:
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Wed:
12:00 pm - 02:00 pm
Thu:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri:
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Sat:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Dr. Amitava Narayan Mukherjee
Thu:
05:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Sat:
05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Dr. Prabir Kumar Bala
Mon:
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Dr. R.N. Bhattacharya
Tue:
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Dr. Rajashri Basu
Tue:
04:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Thu:
04:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Dr. Suresh Kejriwal
Mon:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat:
04:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Doctors in ILS, Agartala

Dr. Nandan Sur
Mon:
09:00 am - 10:00 am
03:30 pm - 05:00 pm
Tue:
09:00 am - 10:00 am
03:30 pm - 05:00 pm
Thu:
09:00 am - 10:00 am
03:30 pm - 05:00 pm
Sat:
09:00 am - 10:00 am
03:30 pm - 05:00 pm
Sun:
09:00 am - 10:00 am
03:30 pm - 05:00 pm

Dr. Tushar Tudu