Department of Orthopaedics (Trauma & Joint Replacement)
Dr. R. Naresh Kumar., MBBS., D.ORTHO
Dr. M. Rakesh Kumar Raju., M.S (Ortho)
Leading the way with advanced procedures and comprehensive care, the Orthopaedics Department at Varma Hospitals treats all aspects of bone and joint health, emergency surgeries, joint replacement and non-invasive therapies. The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Varma Hospitals is a well established unit with facilities to carry out full spectrum of surgical procedures, and well equipped to provide critical care to patients of high risk. The orthopaedics department strengthened with experienced doctors, trained nursing staff, pharmacy and 24x7 diagnostic facilities.
Hip and Knee Care
The Varma Hospitals is the region’s premier centre for joint replacement surgery of the upper and lower extremities. its the only centre in the region that offers comprehensive orthopaedic services that include arthroscopy and osteotomy for joint related problems in the hip and knee. Our centre is the first centre to start rotating platform in the field of knee replacement.
Shoulder and Elbow Care
The Varma Hospitals surgeons are highly-trained specialists and have performed more than 400 joint replacement procedures and more than 3000 surgical procedures.
The orthopaedic surgeons at Varma Hospitals specialize in the research and care of fracture and trauma cases. The Geriatric Fracture Center at Varma Hospitals is the first facility of its kind dedicated exclusively to the care of elderly patients with bone fractures. Our geriatricians and orthopaedic surgeons work together to co-manage the complex medical needs of elderly patients. We’re pioneering total quality management for geriatric fracture patient care and raising the standard of care for elderly fracture patients in and around Bhimavaram.
The Orthopaedics Centre is the entryway for most non-emergency orthopaedic care at Varma Hospitals, and is conveniently located near Outpatient floor of the Hospital. We offer comprehensive state-of-the-art surgical and non-surgical treatments for most musculoskeletal conditions including injuries to cartilage and ligaments, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, congenital abnormalities and bone cancer.
ü Fracture management (paediatric, adult and elderly people)
ü Total knee replacement. ( Rotating platform & Fixed bearing)
ü Arthroscopic surgery of knee joint.
Ø ACL reconstructions
Ø PCL reconstructions
Ø Meniscal repair
Ø Loose body removal
Ø Diagnostic arthoscopy
Ø Radio frequency ablation for parello femoral arthrosis in youngh patients. ( This is one and only facility available for the people of andhrapradesh for the first time in entire state).