MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Fellowship in paediatric orthopaedic
17 Years Experience
Dr. Rajeev Nirawane has obtained the Masters in Orthopaedics from LTMMC & LTMGH Sion Mumbai which is the premier institute for medical education. He was awarded with the best outgoing resident of the 2003 batch. For achieving excellence in any field the "basics" have to be perfect. He has very good knowledge and understanding of the subspecialties of orthopaedics such as spine surgery, joint replacement, sports injuries, foot and ankle problems & hand surgery. He has an excellent clinical acumen. His special interest is paediatric orthopaedics.He got extensive training in the whole spectrum of Paediatric Orthopaedic Disorders including Congenital Anomalies, Deformities, Cerebral Palsy, & Pediatric Trauma at the Institute for Paediatric Orthopaedic Disorders (IPOD) Mumbai. He has expertise in Deformity Correction Surgeries - Genu Valgum, Cubitus Varus (MIDAS Osteotomy), Congenital Hip Dislocations, Perthes Disease, CTEV, etc. The majority of which are performed by Minimally Invasive Approach which makes the convalescence period relatively pain free for the child. Recent advances in the understanding of the subject, decision making & early intervention is vital so that the deformities can be corrected/prevented at the earliest with least morbid surgery.