Orthopaedics
Our Team
Dr. Balakrishna Gowda T. N
Senior Consultant & Head of the Department
Dr. Manjunath G S
CJunior Consultant
Apollo Expertise
The Apollo Institutes of Orthopedics are at the forefront in offering the latest in orthopedic treatments and surgical techniques. The centres perform surgical procedures which include the most current arthroscopic and reconstructive techniques – including major joint replacements including the Birmingham Hip resurfacing and shoulder surgeries, arthroscopies, laminectomies, the most delicate hand surgeries and much more. The most advanced medical equipment and a team of highly experienced surgeons are supported by computer navigation and imaging equipment with robotically- assisted technology.
Milestones
  • Pioneers of Total Knee Replacement in India
  • Were the first to perform Birmingham Hip Resurfacing procedure in India
  • The hospital has a 99% success rate for Hip Resurfacing procedure
  • Pioneers of Illizarov Procedure for limb lengthening in India
  • Revolutionary Ceramic Coated Knee Replacement was performed for the 1st time in South India at Apollo Speciality Hospital, Chennai.
  • Resorbable screws were used for the first time in India at Apollo Hospitals Chennai to correct congenital spine problem of a six-year-old child from Tanzania.
  • Successfully performed an Arthroscopic Brachial Plexus leading to pain free postoperative recovery after shoulder surgery at Apollo Hospitals Chennai .
  • Successful Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty in a single sitting was carried out on a 93-year old man, at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
  • World's 1st iPod Navigation Hip Resurfacing Surgery was successfully performed at Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Chennai.
  • Apollo Health City Hyderabad performed the First bilateral (on both the knees) revolutionary Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement (Resurface) Surgery (MIKRS) using OrthoGlide Medial Knee system.
Treatments
Joint replacements
  • Total hip replacement
  • Total knee replacement
  • Total shoulder replacement
  • Total elbow replacement
  • Wrist replacement
  • Hand joint (small) replacement surgery
  • Ankle joint replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Kneee Replacement Surgery [MIKRS]
Arthroscopic surgery
  • Key hole surgery for disorders of the knee, shoulder, elbow and ankle
  • Trauma and Fracture surgery
  • High quality Swiss ‘AO’ systems help stabilize fractures
  • Image intensifier, confirms perfect fracture fixations
  • External Fixation Device & LRS
  • Management of open fractures
  • Infected non-union of long bones
  • Limb lengthening
  • Correction of deformities
  • Fusion of joints
Spinal Surgery
  • Disc surgery
  • Micro surgery for disc
  • Fixation systems for fractures
  • Surgery for correction of spinal deformities
  • Surgery for spinal tuberculosis
  • Endoscopic spine surgery
Arthritis care
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Infective arthritis
  • Traumatic arthritis
Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Congenital limb and spinal deformities corrections
  • Bone and joint infections management
  • Juvenile arthritis management
  • Growth Modulation Surgeries
  • Percutaneous deformity correction.
  • Poliomyelitis.
  • Cerebral palsy.