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Dr. Sathyadharan. P

Dr. Sathyadharan. P

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MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics



Joint Replacement Surgeon


16 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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Dr. Sathyadharan. P is an Orthopedist, Orthopedic Surgeon, and Total Joint Surgeon in Sholinganallur, Chennai and has an experience of 13 years in these fields. Dr. Sathyadharan. P practices at Adithya Bone and Joint Speciality Clinic in Sholinganallur, Chennai. Dr. Sathyadharan. P is a visiting consultant in Apollo Specialty Hospital, OMR. Dr. Sathyadharan. P also visits multiple clinics and Hospitals in and around OMR and ECR like Pulse Family Clinic in Sholinganallur, Sugam Hospitals in Sholinganallur & Shanthi Hospital, Neelankarai.He completed MBBS from Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai in 2004 and MS - Orthopaedics from Govt. Medical College, Amritsar (Punjab, India) in 2010. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA).

Sholinganallur, Chennai

Adithya Bone and Joint Speciality Clinic


93, Kumaran Nagar, OMR Main Road, Landmark: Behind TCS, Chennai

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Mon - Fri

10:00 - 01:00
04:00 - 09:00


10:00 - 09:00


11:00 - 02:00
05:00 - 08:00


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an Orthopaedist?

A: An orthopaedist is a medical doctor who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of disorders related to the skeletal system. An orthopaedic doctor attends to any disorder or condition or injury pertaining to the bones, muscles, joints, and ligaments associated with the skeletal system. These medical professionals treat conditions like arthritis, back pain, sports injuries, and leg and foot pain

Q: What is the difference between an Orthopaedist and an Orthopaedic surgeon?

A: Orthopaedists are sometimes mistakenly referred to as orthopaedic surgeons. An orthopaedist deals with conditions related to the musculoskeletal system. He provides pre-surgical consultation and post-surgical follow up. An orthopaedic surgeon provides same care as orthopaedist, but performs surgery as well. He performs surgery to cure back pain, ruptured discs, bone tumours, carpal tunnel, arthritis and other injuries.

Q: Does an Orthopaedist treat foot and ankle related problems?

A: Yes, an orthopaedist deals with musculoskeletal problems within the body. Problems related to foot and ankle fall under this category. Common foot problems like bunions, ankle sprains, arthritis, and sports injury are treated by an orthopaedist. Diagnosis of foot and ankle related problems are done through imaging tests. The mode of treatment depends on the severity of the problem.

Q: Does one need a doctor referral to see an Orthopaedist?

A: One can consult an orthopaedist by booking an appointment. Consultation with the orthopaedist is conducted in his/her clinic or at a healthcare centre. In some cases, patients go to a general physician for any condition or disorder related to the musculoskeletal system. Once preliminary investigation is done, the general physician may refer the patient to an orthopaedist for further examination.

Q: Does an Orthopaedist treat sport injuries?

A: Sport injuries are mostly related to the musculoskeletal system. Injuries like ligament tear, sprains, fractures, muscle pull, or bruises are commonly encountered in sports. An orthopaedist is the right medical doctor to consult for sport injuries. After physical examination, the orthopaedist may ask for imaging tests for confirming the extent of damage and then treat accordingly.

Awards and Recognitions

Prof. R. H. Balchandani Fellowship - Jabalpur - 2010
National Talent Search Examination - Math Talent - 1996
National Talent Search Examination - State Talent - 1995


MBBS - Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai, 2004
MS - Orthopaedics - Govt. Medical College, Amritsar (Punjab, India), 2010


Indian Medical Association (IMA)


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2013 - 2017 Consultant at Adithya Bone and Joint Specialty Clinic, OMR Rd
2012 - 2013 Consultant at Pearl Bone and Joint Specialty Clinic, Sholinganallur
2011 - 2012 Consultant at Kumar's Ortho clinic, Sembakkam
2010 - 2016 Assistant Professor at Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute, Kelambakkam
2007 - 2010 Junior Resident at Govt Medical College, Amritsar


75322 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2004
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