Orthopedic is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.There are three units functioning under orthopedics department and on Sundays rotation units will function in the OPDs
- The Department of Orthopaedics of Shri B M Patil Medical College is 33 years old, established in the year 1986 under the able leadership of Late Shri Dr. M.Shivaramappa.
- Professor Dr.M.Shivaramappa struggled very hard day and night to establish the department and he also established the Physiotherapy Centre and Artificial Limb Centre.
- The ALC of our institution caters the needs of people of the entire North Karnataka and part of Maharashtra. It is a proud possession of our institution.
ARTIFICIAL LIMB CENTRE: The ALC of our institution caters the needs of people of the entire North Karnataka and part of Maharashtra. All types of prosthesis and orthotics are manufactured here.
PHYSIOTHERAPY UNIT: We have a well established physiotherapy centre with all the facilities and modern gadgets.help people affected by injury, illness or disability through movement and exercise, manual therapy, education and advice.
ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE DEPARTMENT:
- In 2002 Our Dept conducted 26th annual conference of Karnataka Orthopaedic Association in which around 650delegates from all over the country had attended and nearly 20 guest speakers from Karnataka and other parts of the country.
- In KOACON 2006 Our Post graduate student, Dr.Anuj Malhotra got first prize for rare case presentation- Hydatid Bone Cyst in Radius.
Following MS Orthopaedics candidates secured Gold Medals in Examination of BLDE University.
Shushrut B.Bhavi–April 2013
Dr Bami Monish S-April 2014
Dr Mapari Yogesh-April 2015
Dr Arravind Pillai-April 2016
Dr Ullas T-April 2017
Dr Sharad Shirol-April 2018
Dr Prashant B K-April 2019
Following D’ortho candidates secured Gold Medals in Diploma Examination of BLDE University.
Dr.Mahesh Kapshi-April 2012
Dr.Deepesh Daultani-April 2013
Dr.Vikrant Kulkarni-April 2014
Dr Hariskrishna Bachu-April 2015
Dr C.Bharatkumar-April 2016
Dr Syed Shoaib-April 2017
Dr Shah Shwet H-April 2018
Dr Anirudha M-April 2019
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