Orthopaedics is not just about the bones in your body. It is a line of treatment and surgery
involving the musculoskeletal system, including degenerative conditions, trauma, sports
injury, tumours, and congenital issues.
The Orthopaedics Department at RMH comprises a team of experts who have specialized in
the various orthopaedic treatments. The orthopaedic specialists are supported by trained
nurses and physical therapists who support the patient throughout, ensuring they make a full
recovery. The state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment facilities, complete care and
exceptional team of doctors make RMH the preferred hospital among patients.
EXCELLENCE IN JOINT REPLACEMENT Joint pain can dramatically impact your life and
cause significant hardships. At RMH, our goal is to relieve the pain, and help you regain your
mobility and independence. Our unique approach to joint replacement surgery is focused on
helping you return to a fully functional lifestyle as quickly as possible, with minimal time away
from friends and family.
CONTINUUM OF CARE When you have made the decision to have surgery, we believe the
key to a better outcome is education. Knowing what to expect each step of the way helps in
reducing stress. Anxiety and prepares you for a smooth recovery. We provide
comprehensive care plan, from diagnosis to pre-hospitalization orientation, inpatient
recovery and through outpatient rehabilitation, our continuum of care will ensure that you are
cared for though each phase of the surgical process.
PREPARING FOR SURGERY Every patient in RMH scheduled for a Total Hip or Knee Replacement is invited to attend an intensive pre-surgical education program. You will receive a detailed explanation from the experts. You will learn about joint mechanics and how they relate to your procedure. They will help you to understand what to do prior to surgery, what to expect during your hospital stay and how to care for yourself when you return home. The doctors care and will personally assist you with all of your needs including preoperative education, coordination of your care while in the hospital, and making arrangements for your safe and comfortable transition home.
DURING YOUR STAY, YOU WILL: Be treated by a specially trained healthcare team, including nurses certified in orthopaedics and medical-surgical patient care, physical therapists, and patient care associates that will assist you during recovery, managing pain and swelling. Work with expert on-site physical and occupational therapists that will customize rehabilitation sessions to your needs, ensuring a safe and speedy recovery. Meet with social worker and case management that will identify any needs you may have when you return home.
GOING BACK HOME most of our orthopaedic patients leave the hospital to go home in a short duration after surgery. By this time, you will be equipped with all the information necessary for a full recovery and embark on your journey through rehabilitation and back to a better quality of life. Throughout the rehabilitation outside of the hospital, you can take comfort in knowing that you have the Orthopaedic Department at RMH to support you 24 hours a day. Your physician and The Orthopaedic Doctors at the hospital are only a phone call away so please do not hesitate to utilize this valuable resource.
Joint Replacement Surgeries
- Complex Knee Replacement
- Shoulder & Elbow Replacement
- Partial Knee Replacement
- Revision Replacement
Fractures and Dislocation
- Intra-articular fractures
- Multi ligament Surgery
- High Tibia Osteo Osteotomy(HTO)
- ACL/PCL Reconstruction
- Meniscus Repair
- Cartilage Replacement
- MPFL Reconstruction
- Shoulder Arthroscopy
- Rotator Cuff Repair
- Bankart Repair
- Hip & Knee Surgeries
- Spine injuries
- Congenital Diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)
- Congenital talipes equinovarus (CTEV) or club foot Hand Surgery
- Carpal tunnel release
- Tendon repair
Dr. Srinivas Prasad
MBBS.Dip Ortho, MS (Ortho), DNB (Ortho Surgery)
Dr. Suresh Krishnamurthy
MS (ortho) FRCS (Glasg) FRCS Tr & ORTH (UK)
Dr. Nagesh H.V
MBBS, MD (Ortho), DNB (Ortho) FRCS (Glasgow), MBA
I would like to express my appreciation to Santosh and the way he is helping my mother heal , He is a very professional physiotherapist and takes care of the patient very well he is very concerned about the patient’s well-being such people should definitely be appreciated please forward this appreciation of mine to the management so that Santhosh is acknowledged