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Dr. Gaurav Arora

Dr. Gaurav Arora

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MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics

Orthopedist

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Joint Replacement Surgeon

12 Years Experience Overall  (9 years as specialist)

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M.S. Orthopedics (Gold Medalist), Sports Injury & Joint Replacement SpecialistDr. Gaurav Arora completed his training from the renowned Manipal University, under the guidance of well-known Orthopedic Surgeons of Asia. Following his Post-Graduation, he worked as an Orthopedic faculty at Manipal where he developed keen interest in Sports injuries and Joint Replacement surgeries.He went onto complete a fellowship in Joint Replacement surgery (Depuy) & also gained skills & experience in Sports injuries management and Arthroscopy surgeries at the top institutes of India and Abroad. He acquired up to date knowledge and technical skills practiced worldwide for Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopies at New York University, one of the most reputed and largest Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Injury Center in the United States. He has previously worked at various well reputed centers in India including Saket City Hospital, Saket, New Delhi, Nayati Super-Specialty Health Center, Mathura and Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College, Pune. Working at all these centers, he has gained accolades for his ethical and evidence-based practice. He has a holistic approach towards his patients; along with recommending appropriate medical or surgical management, he focuses on building the overall patient’s core musculoskeletal strength.With his passion for teaching, Dr. Gaurav Arora joined as faculty at SGT Medical College and takes great pride in imparting his knowledge and skills to the orthopedic residents. He continues to be an inspiration and a role-model by his dedication and selfless approach in his pursuit of keeping himself and residents updated clinically and surgically. He is associated as Consultant in Apollo Spectra hospital, Gurgaon & CK Birla Hospital, Gurgaon. Expertise and Specializations: 1. Arthroscopic (Key Hole) surgeries of • Knee (ACL / PCL reconstruction and Meniscus Repair) • Shoulder (Rotator cuff repair, Bankart’s / Labrum repair) • Multi-ligament knee injuries and other Sports Injuries.2. Joint Replacement Surgeries of Hip, Knee, and Shoulder.3. Managing Primary and Complex Orthopedic TraumaWith cumulative experience of more than 12 years as a specialist Dr Gaurav Arora is well adept at the management of Fractures, Joint pains, Soft Tissue Injuries through medical management and if mandated by the condition of patient through surgical procedure. He is well experienced in managing Osteoporosis, Primary Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Multiple Joint Pains, Back Pains, Ligament, Meniscus and Cartilage Injuries.Dr Gaurav has acquired skills and up to date knowledge from Harvard Trained Hand Surgeon in Brooklyn, USA and has since helped numerous patients by managing their Upper Limb conditions like Tennis Elbow and Trigger Finger.

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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

Gold Medal in MS Orthopedics - 2012

Education

MBBS - Manipal University, 2007
MS - Orthopaedics - Manipal University, 2011

Memberships

Karnataka Orthopaedic Association
Indian Arthroscopy Society

Experience

2011 - 2013 senior registrar at Manipal University
2013 - 2014 fellow in joint replacement at Peerles hospital
2014 - 2015 Assistant Professor at BVPMC

Registrations

MCI-IMR /15 /949 Medical Council of India (MCI), 2007
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