Dr Atul Bhaskar

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Dr Atul Bhaskar

FRCS (Tr. & Orth), FRCS (Glas), M.Ch (Orth)UK M.S. (Orth), D.N.B.(Orth),MBBS

Pediatric Orthopaedician

Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai
  • 25 Years of experience
  • English
  • 1 Recommendations
  •  TUE | 11:00 AM-01:00 PM

Awards and Achievements


  • 1986 - Distinction in Biochemistry in 1st MBBS
  • 1988 - Distinction in Pathology and Pharmacology in 2 nd MBBS                               
  • 1991 - 1994 University of Bombay Merit Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies
  • ICOE Fellowship: Paediatric Orthopaedic Training, Berck-Plage, France, 2003
  • IPOS Fellowship (2005, 2010): for attending the annual International Paediatric Orthopaedic Symposium, Orlando, USA
  • SRS Fellowship: for attending the prestigious Scoliosis Research Society Meeting, Monterry, California, 2006
  • AACPDM Scholarship: for attending the annual Cerebral Palsy meeting, Vancouver, 2007.


Research and Publications

Research Experience

  • A brief stint at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bombay, India, studying genetics and development of the fruit -fly. The project involved looking at the olfactory response of the fruit-fly to various chemical solutions. This research activity gave me an insight into the fundamentals of molecular and developmental biology and also experience in laboratory work with DNA staining and immumohistochemistry.
  • Ewings Sarcoma: a case report ( Radiodiagnosis )Bhaskar AR. Journal of Applied Medicine. Vol. 18, No 8, Aug 92
  • Perthes Disease: a case report ( Radiodiagnosis )Bhaskar AR. Journal of Applied Medicine. Vol. 19, No 12, Dec 93
  • Dissertation for M.S (Orth) exams: Treatment of Compound Tibial fractures by External Fixator: an   analysis of 34 cases
  • Plastic deformation of forearm: a case report Bhaskar AR. Bombay Hospital Journal. Vol 36, No 3, July 94
  • Dorsal dislocation of first Metatarsophalangeal joint :a case report Bhaskar AR. Bombay Hospital Journal. Vol 37, No 4, Oct 94
  • Large myofascial fibromatosis involving the Shoulder girdle: a case report Bhaskar AR, Dhir RS, Desai M et al. Jour. of Postgraduate Medicine, Oct 1994: 40 (4):225  -7
  • Bone Morphogenic Protein - a novel protein ( Review article )Bhaskar AR. Medical Pulse Vol 1, No 12:8, 1994
  • Total Joint Replacement: an overview Bhaskar AR. Medical pulse Vol 2. NO 2. 1995
  • Post traumatic lumbar hernia.Sarela AI, Mavanur AA, Bhaskar AR et al. Jour. of Postgraduate Medicine, July 96, 42 (3), 78-80.
  • Neurothekeoma of the hand – a case report Bhaskar AR, Kanvinde RK.  Jour.of Hand Surgery, Vol 24(Br), Oct 99, 631-33.
  • Vascularised Bone grafting for Un-united Fractures of the proximal of the Scaphoid.Bhaskar AR and Kanvinde RK. Injury, May 2000.
  • Treatment of Unstable of Forearm Fractures in Children – is single bone plating adequate? Bhaskar AR, Roberts JA. J Bone Joint Surg (Br), Vol 83-B, Mar 2001, 253-58.
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip – an overview. Bhaskar AR. Quarterly review of MBIAP journal (Mumbai branch of Indian Academy of Paediatrics), Nov 2001.
  • Lumbar Disc Disease. Bhaskar A R. Medicine Update, Vol 19,No 10, Feb 2002.
  • Orthopaedic manifestations of Cornelia de Lange Syndrome: a review of 34 cases. Roposch A , Bhaskar AR, Lee F, et al. Jour. of Pediatric Orthopaedics Part B, Feb – Mar 2004.
  • Backpain: Review article. Bhaskar AR, Physicians Digest, Feb –Mar 2004.
  • Treatment of Paediatric Fractures with Flexible Titanium nails.Bhaskar AR. Indian Jour of Orthopaedics, July 2005
  • Early Results of the Ponseti Techinique: Pitfalls and Problems in the Indian Scenario.Bhaskar AR, Rasal S. Indian Jour of Orthop,Vol 40,196-9, Oct 2006.
  • Treatment of Open Femur Fractures in Children: comparison between External Fixator and Intramedullary Nailing. Ramsier LE, Bhaskar AR, Cole WC et al, J Pediatr Orthop, Vol 27(7), Oct/NOV 2007
  • Congenital Vertical Talus: Treatment by Reverse Ponseti technique. Bhaskar AR. Indian Jour Orthop, Vol 42(3), 347-50, 2008. 
  • Missed Monteggia Fracture in Children: is annular ligament reconstruction required?Bhaskar AR, Indian Jour Orthop, 43(4), 385-95, Sep 2009.
  • Outcome of Mears Procedure for Sprengels Deformity.Bhaskar AR, Khullar S, Habeeb M. Indian Jour Orthop 45(2), 132-35,Apr  2011
  • Utility of “Combined Hip Abduction Angle” for hip surveillance in Cerebral PalsyDivechaa A, Bhaskar AR. Indian Jour Orthop,Vol 45(6), Dec,548-52, 2011
  • Lisfranc’s dislocation with bimalleloar fracture: a rare injury Ghate S, Bhaskar AR. Jour Ortho Res, Jan 2012
  • Failure of treatment of Coxa Vara in Gaucher’s disease: a case report Khullar S, Bhaskar AR, Habib M, Boragram R, Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. Vol 5 (9), Feb 2012
  • Role of Alendronate in Perthes Disease: is there a disease modifying role?Bhaskar AR. Jour of Maharashtra Ortho Asso, Year 7,Issue 2, Apr-Jun 2012.
  • Classification of relapse pattern in clubfoot treated with Ponseti techniqueBhaskar AR, Patni P. Indian Jour of Orthop, July-Aug,Vol 47(4),370-76, 2013
  • Risk Factors for redislocaiton after primary treatment of Developmental Dysplasia of Hip (DDH): Is there a protective influence of the bony ossific nucleus. Indian Jour of Orthop, Sep – Oct, Vol 50(5); 479-85, 2016



FRCS (Tr. & Orth), FRCS (Glas), M.Ch (Orth)UK M.S. (Orth), D.N.B.(Orth),MBBS

Work Experience

Current Appointments
  • Hon Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr R N Cooper Municipal Hospital 2010 till date 
  • Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon BSES Hospital, Mumbai   1/3/03 till date                         
  • Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences 1/5/07 till date and Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital and Hinduja Healthcare Hospital 2005 – till date
Teaching Experience
  • Seth GS Medical College 4th Year Resident Feb 93 – Aug 94 1 ½ yrs KEM Hospital
  • KJ Somaiya Medical College Research Center Lecturer / Asst Prof.Sep 01 – Sep 10 8 yrs 
  • The above-mentioned Registrar posts are recognized as Teaching posts by the University of Bombay. They involved teaching orthopaedics to undergraduate medical students through organized lectures and clinics.
  • At K J Somaiya Medical College, I was involved in teaching Orthopaedic Residents, medical students,  Physiotherapy students.

Examiner:  MUHS Examiner for under-graduate (MBBS) orthopaedic exams

  • Feb 2009:   Examiner at K J Somiaya Hospital
  • June 2009: Examiner at KEM Hospital, Mumbai.

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Bombay Orthopaedic Society
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Paediatric Orthopaedic Society of India (POSI)
  • Royal College of Surgeons (Glasgow)
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Mumbai Branch of the Indian Academy of Paediatrics
  • American Academy of Cerebral Palsy

Medical Council Registration


Special Interests

  • Children Orthopaedics, Paediatric Trauma and Spine Surgery.