Dr Raviraj A

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Dr Raviraj A

MBBS, D'Ortho, DNB (Ortho) , MCh (Ortho), MNAMS

Orthopedician

Apollo Hospitals Bannerghatta Road
  • 11 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Kannada
  • 760 Recommendations
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Awards and Achievements

  • Paediatric Monteggia fracture dislocation with Posterior Interosseous nerve palsy”.A Case Report Journal of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.
  • Analysis of outcome of Cemented Total Hip Arthroplasty in fracture neck of femur in elderly active patients.Journal Of Orthopaedic Association Of South Indian States. 2006
  • Analysis of per prosthetic bone remodeling using DEXA (Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry) in uncemented total hip arthroplasty.Journal Of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.
  • Clinical functional and radiological outcome of tapered collarless polished stems in cemented total hip arthroplasty.Indian Journal of Orthopaedics (submitted for publication)
  • Surgical management of Langenskiold stage 6 Blounts disease A Case report and review of literature.Journal of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.
  • Outcome of management of compound fractures of tibia.Journal of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.

Research and Publications

  • He has authored and published his work in the form of more than 20 articles in the international indexed orthopaedics journals.
    • Ipsilateral femoral neck and trochanter fracture. Indian J Orthop. 2011 May; 45(3):284-5. No abstract available.
    • Ipsilateral femoral neck and trochanter fracture. Indian J Orthop. 2011 May; 45(3):284-5. No abstract available.
    • Comparison of simultaneous bilateral and staged bilateral total knee arthroplasty in terms of perioperative complications. J Arthroplasty. 2011 Jan; 6(1):165-6; author reply 166-7. Epub 2010 Nov 19. No abstract available.
    • Subchondral stress fracture of femoral head in a healthy adult.Indian J Orthop. 2010 Oct; 44(4):458-60.
    • Subclavian artery and vein injury following clavicle fracture due to blunt injury.
    • Intraoperative pneumothorax during plate fixation of fracture of clavicle. The journal of trauma, injury, infection and critical care. Volume 67, Number 1, July 2009.
    • Early(<2weeks)and Delayed (4 - 6 weeks) Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction using hamstring autograft provides similar clinical and functional outcomes. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br).
    • "The INDUS knee prosthesis - prospective multicentric trial of a posteriorly stabilised high-flex design: 2 years follow up" Letter to the editor. Indian journal of orthopaedics
    • Total Knee Arthroplasty in a patient with proven Metal sensitivity- A case report
    • Neglected Pediatric Monteggia fracture dislocation with persistent Posterior Interosseous Nerve (PIN) palsy - a case report.
    • European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology.
    • Primary hemiarthroplasty for unstable osteoporotic intertrochanteric fractures in the elderly" (Indian journal of orthopaedics)
    • "Fixed- vs Mobile -Bearing Total Knee Arthroplasty Does It Make a Difference?-A Prospective Randomized Study" JOURNAL OF ARTHROPLASTY
    • Proximal femoral nail antirotation (PFNA) for treatment of osteoporotic proximal femoral fractures European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, Online First, 8 July 2011
    • Intramuscular cysticercosis: an unusual presentation: report of three cases. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, Online First, 11 March 2011.
    • Neglected pediatric Monteggia fracture dislocation with persistent posterior interosseous nerve palsy: a case report. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, 2011, Volume 21, Number 6, Pages 417-421.
    • Tranexamic acid reduces blood loss in simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty: a randomized control trial. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, (European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology,
    • Reconstruction of neglected chronic tendoachilles tear healed in continuity: surgical technique. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology.
       
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    • "Paediatric Monteggia fracture dislocation with Posterior Interosseous nerve palsy".

      A Case Report Journal of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.

    • Analysis of outcome of Cemented Total Hip Arthroplasty in fracture neck of femur in elderly active patients.

      Journal Of Orthopaedic Association Of South Indian States. 2006

    • Analysis of per prosthetic bone remodeling using DEXA (Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry) in uncemented total hip arthroplasty.

      Journal Of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.

    • Clinical functional and radiological outcome of tapered collarless polished stems in cemented total hip arthroplasty.

      Indian Journal of Orthopaedics (submitted for publication)

    • Surgical management of Langenskiold stage 6 Blounts disease A Case report and review of literature.

      Journal of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.

    • Outcome of management of compound fractures of tibia.

      Journal of Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Association 2006.

 

Qualification

MBBS, D'Ortho, DNB (Ortho) , MCh (Ortho), MNAMS

Work Experience

  • Dr.Raviraj's expertise consists of Joint replacements, sports medicine, arthroscopy, and complex trauma.
  • He has trained and worked in many orthopaedic institutions and has gained depth experience in Orthopaedics; especially in joint replacement and arthroscopic surgeries.
  • With a fellowship in joint replacement surgery to his credit, He has performed several joint replacement surgeries of the knee – total knee replacement (TKR), both primary TKR and revision TKR, hip – Total hip replacement (THR) both primary THR and revision THR, and Total shoulder and elbow replacement.
  • He also was trained in joint replacement by visiting fellowship at the Chula Longkorn university, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Working in Apollo Hospitals since last Assinment.
 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

    • He has authored and published his work in the form of more than 20 articles in the international indexed orthopaedics journals.
    • He has organized /attended various conferences /workshops at both national and international levels.

Medical Council Registration

KMC - 58980

Special Interests

  • Primary and revision joint replacements – Knee, Hip, Shoulder, Elbow.
  • Total knee replacement.
  • Total hip replacment.
  • Shoulder replacement and resurfacing.
  • Other joint replacements like ankle, elbow.
  • Arthroscopic ligament reconstructions of the knee.
  • Meniscal and cartilage surgery.
  • Sports medicine.
  • Complex trauma and fractures.
  • Arthroscopies surgeries of the shoulder

 

Summary

Dr. Raviraj A is a Joint Replacement and Arthroscopic Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore