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

Welcome to the Department of Orthopaedics
Department of Hip and Knee and Department of Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, Wrist and Sports Injuries

The Department of Orthopaedics at MGM Healthcare stands at the forefront of managing and treating a diverse spectrum of bone injuries and fractures, extending its expertise to areas covering the hip, knee, shoulder, elbow, hand, wrist, and sports-related injuries. Our dedicated team comprises renowned experts who offer a unique blend of experience, expertise, and unwavering compassion. We are committed to delivering top-notch care, focusing on accurate diagnosis, advanced treatment options, and comprehensive rehabilitation services, making us a distinguished center of excellence in the field of orthopaedics.

The department has a long-standing tradition of excellence while keeping pace with today’s rapidly changing healthcare environment. Armed with the latest in technology, treatment protocols and medical equipment, we can provide better diagnosis and treatment of your condition, allowing for faster recovery and improved patient experience.

Each of our doctors has instant access to your medical history, including test results, medications and other pertinent treatment information — an approach that helps streamline and coordinate your care. It is for these reasons that our department is uniquely positioned to offer patients access to an exceptionally wide range of specialties, state-of-the-art diagnostics and technologies, and cutting-edge treatments and protocols.

Dr A B Govindaraj

Clinical Director and Senior Consultant

Department of Hip and Knee

Dr. AB Govindaraj is a distinguished Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement surgeon with over 40 years of experience in the field of Orthopaedic surgery, including more than 8 years of surgical training at National healthcare Services in United Kingdom.

He is proficient in performing Joint Replacement procedures, such as Total Knee Replacement and Hip Replacement. In addition to his expertise in adult Orthopaedic surgeries, Dr. AB Govindaraj is also an expert in Spine Orthopaedic Surgery, having undergone specialized training under Prof. Henry Halm in Germany.
Dr. AB Govindaraj has an impressive track record, having successfully performed over 10,000 orthopaedic surgeries, including 3000+ joint replacement surgeries and 600 total hip replacements. His specialization lies in joint replacement surgery, particularly in bilateral knee replacement procedures

Dr Ram Chidambaram

Clinical Director,

Department of Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, Wrist & Sport Injuries

Dr Ram Chidambaram is a renowned Orthopaedic Surgeon with over 28 years of experience in his field. He has worked as a consultant in shoulder and upper limb surgeon for more than a decade in the United Kingdom.

He specialises in upper limb surgery and has established an exclusive orthopaedic super-specialty centre in Chennai. In the past 13 years, he has performed over 4,500 keyhole surgeries, 1,100 joint replacements as well as 3,000 trauma surgeries affecting the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist.

Dr Ram Chidambaram is an elected member of the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS). He has published numerous articles and conducted a number of national and international meetings to increase awareness about shoulder, elbow, hand and sports injuries. He serves as the President of the Shoulder and Elbow Society of India (2017 – 2021)

Services Offered

24x7 trauma care
Joint replacement and revision
Arthroscopy for sports injuries
Geriatric care
Joint preservation
Paediatric orthopaedics

Department of Shoulder, Elbow,
Hand and Sports Injuries

Joint replacement
Sports injuries
Upper limb trauma
Shoulder surgery
Elbow surgery
Wrist surgery
Hand surgery
Daycare surgery

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    A consultation with our panel of orthopaedic surgoens will help you determine what kind of services you may need to help diagnose and treat your condition. If you or someone in your family or friend’s circle is having any orthopaedic condition or disorder, the Department of Orthopaedics and the Department of Should, Eblow, Hand, Wrist and Sports Injuries at MGM Healthcare is here to care for you. We have some of the best Orthopaedic surgeons, Orthopaedic doctors and Arthroscopic Specialists in Chennai on-board who are highly skilled in treating the entire spectrum of orthopaedic conditions.

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