Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and Sports Injuries | MGM Healthcare


Integrated orthopaedic care for bone, joint, muscle, ligament, nerves, with advanced treatment for fractures, arthritis and sport injuries.

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Orthopaedics and the Department of Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and Sports Injuries at MGM Healthcare

Department for Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and Sports Injuries

The department of Shoulder, Elbow, Hand & Sport Injuries offers exclusive specialist – delivered service in shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand and sports medicine. The team benchmarks in treating arthroscopy, joint replacement and trauma surgery affecting the upper limb. Most of these procedures are done on a daycare basis to ensure patient comfort and to minimize hospital stay. MGM Healthcare is one of the leading establishments in India for the provision of regional super speciality services in Orthopaedics. We have state-of-the-art facilities to provide such services as well as dedicated trained nurses and physiotherapists working exclusively for the shoulder and upper limb team. The centre is the first to provide round-the-clock service. Our mission is to help patients achieve their preinjury status with effective treatment and care.

Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopic repair of rotator cuff rear
  • Arthroscopic stabilization of dislocated shoulder
  • Arthroscopic Remplissage for recurrent shoulder dislocation
  • Arthroscopic glenoid reconstruction/Mini-Open Latarjet
  • Arthroscopic repair of SLAP lesion
  • Arthroscopic treatment of para-labral cyst
  • Arthroscopic biceps tenodesis
  • Arthroscopic treatment of calcific tendinosis
  • Arthroscopic release of frozen shoulder
  • Arthroscopic stabilisation of AC joint dislocation
  • Arthroscopic superior capsule reconstruction/Assisted tendon transfer
  • Arthroscopic release of suprascapular nerve
  • Arthroscopic CAM procedure for arthritis
Shoulder Fracture surgery
  • Advanced shoulder fracture fixation with PEEK plates
  • Fixation of complex shoulder girdle/scapula/clavicle
  • Fixation of humerus fracture/non-union/failed fixation
Shoulder Replacement Surgery
  • Hemiarthroplasty
  • Stemless total shoulder replacement
  • Reverse shoulder replacement
  • Revision shoulder replacement
  • Treatment of Shoulder Cancer/TB
Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopic loose body removal
  • Arthroscopic release of stiff elbow
  • Arthroscopic decompression of athletic elbow
  • Arthroscopic assisted fracture fixation
  • Arthroscopic OsteoCapsular Arthroplasty (OCA) for arthritis

Elbow Fracture Surgery

  • Paediatric elbow fracture
  • Complex distal humerus fracture
  • Terrible Triad Injury
  • Capitellum fracture
  • Coronoid fracture
  • Olecranon fracture
  • Failed fracture fixation
  • Neglected fractures
  • Post-traumatic stiff elbow
Elbow Ligament Repair
  • Management of Complex Elbow Instability and Fracture Dislocations

Sports Injuries

  • Tennis elbow/Golfer’s elbow
  • Biceps tear/Triceps tear
  • Overhead Thrower elbow
  • Ulnar nerve decompression & transposition
  • Elbow Deformity Correction Elbow Replacement
  • Radial head replacement
  • Total elbow replacement
Wrist Surgery
  • Arthroscopic TFCC repair
  • Arthroscopic ganglion excision
  • Arthroscopic synovectomy for RA
  • Arthroscopic capsular release for stiff wrist
  • Arthroscopic assisted fracture fixation
  • Arthroscopic radial styloidectomy
  • Arthroscopic proximal row carpectomy
  • Arthroscopic assisted limited fusion

Scaphoid Fracture

  • Minimally invasive scaphoid fixation
  • Non-Union surgery with bone grafting

Wrist Fracture Surgery

  • ORIF with locking plates
  • Correction of malunited distal radius fracture
  • Distal ulna fracture
  • DRUJ dislocation
  • Revision of failed trauma surgery
Wrist Ligament repair
  • Scapholunate ligament repair with internal brace
  • Repair of complex perilunate instability

Thumb base procedures

  • Bennet’s fracture fixation
  • Trapeziectomy
  • CMC joint fusion
  • Suspension arthroplasty of thumb

Wrist Salvage Surgeries

  • Ulna shortening osteotomy
  • Sauve Kapandji procedure
  • Proximal row carpectomy
  • Partial/Total wrist arthrodesis

Wrist Replacement

  • Total wrist replacement
  • Lunate and pyrocarbon surgery
  • Endoscopic carpal tunnel decompression
  • Mini-open carpal tunnel decompression
  • Trigger finger and De Quervain’s release
  • Dupuytren’s contracture surgery
  • Stiff finger surgery
  • Metacarpal fracture fixation (minimally invasive & plating)
  • Fixation of complex and multiple phalangeal fracture
  • Malunited fracture osteotomy and fixation
  • MCP & PIP joint fracture dislocation surgery
  • Mallet finger surgery
  • Central slip and extensor tendon repair
  • Repair of ulnar collateral ligament thumb
  • Volar plate arthroplasty
  • Hemi-hamate arthroplasty
  • Rheumatoid hand – deformity correction
  • Finger joint fusion
  • Finger joint replacement
  • Treatment of hand tumours/TB
Acute, Overuse and Chronic injuries
  • Sprain
  • Strain
  • Fracture
  • Dislocation
  • Contusion
  • Muscle tear
  • Tendinosis
  • Loose body
  • Arthritis

Treatment Modalities

  • Sports rehab and physiotherapy
  • Cryo-compression therapy
  • Ultrasonic massage & electric therapy
  • Shockwave therapy (ESWT)
  • PRP injection & BMAC
  • Arthroscopy and open surgery


  • SLAP tear
  • Acute & recurrent shoulder dislocation
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • GIRD syndrome and internal impingement


  • Tennis elbow/Golfer’s elbow
  • Posterior impingement
  • Valgus hyperextension syndrome
  • Loose bodies fractures and instability
  • Sprain
  • Wrist fractures
  • Scaphoid fracture & non-union
  • Perilunate instability


  • Ligament injury & fractures
  • Game Keeper’s thumb
  • Boxer’s fracture
  • PIP joint injuries
  • MCP joint dislocation


  • Sprain/Hamstring strain
  • ACL ? PCL tear
  • Meniscal tear
  • Patellofemoral instability
  • Runner’s knee and Jumper’s knee


  • Ankle sprains
  • Fractures
  • Recurrent lateral instability
  • Footballer’s ankle
  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Runner’s heel
  • Stress fracture

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