Dr. Rakesh Rajput

Dr. Rakesh Rajput
Dr. Rakesh Rajput

Fortis Hospital, Anandpur, Kolkata

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Designation

Dr. Rakesh Rajput
Director, Orthopedics and Bone & Joint Replacement Surgery
Fortis Hospital, Anandapur, Kolkata, India 

Profile Snapshot

  • Dr. Rakesh Rajput is the Director of the department of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement at Fortis Hospital Anandapur in Kolkata.
  • He has been associated with the hospital since 2010 and prior to that has worked in some of the most prestigious hospitals in India.
  • His expertise lies in Joint replacement surgeries for the knee and hip, Arthroscopy and Pelvic and Ace tabular trauma. His is also high skilled in Minimally invasive orthopedic surgeries.
  • With experience of close to 2 decades, Dr. Rajput has immense experience in handling different types of joint and bone related disorders and diseases.
  • He received his trainings in Joint replacement procedure from the prestigious University of Dundee and has worked and trained under some of the best orthopedic surgeons of the world.
  • He is an expert in the anterior hip replacement approach and his primary interest also lies in joint preserving procedures.
  • Along with his memberships with prestigious medical organizations, he is also the founding member of the Association of Pelvic Ace tabular Surgeons of India.
  • He has received several awards throughout his career and was also awarded the L M Banerjee Silver Medal during his academics.
  • He has attended several conferences and scientific meetings in India and abroad and regularly conducts workshops and attends CMEs to train, teach and learn new orthopedic procedures.

Expertise

  • Joint Replacement surgery
  • Primary and Revision Hip and Knee replacement surgeries
  • Uni compartmental Knee Replacement surgery
  • Hip, Knee, pelvic, ace tabular fracture surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement surgery
  • Pelvic Osteotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Treatment of avascular necrosis
  • Arthritis treatment and management

Work Experience

  • Director and Chief Consultant of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement Surgery at Fortis Hospital, Anandapur, Kolkata since 2010
  • Associated with other private hospitals in Kolkata as an Orthopedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon

Qualifications

  • MBBS from R G Kar Medical College, Kolkata, 1989
  • MS in Orthopedics from University of Kolkata, 1994
  • MCh in Orthopedics from University of Dundee, Scotland, 1999
  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow, 1997
  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Trauma and Orthopedics, Inter Collegiate Board, UK, 2004

Memberships

  • Founder member of Association of Pelvic ace tabular Surgeons of India
  • Indian Orthopedic Association
  • British Orthopedic Association
  • West Bengal Orthopedic Association
  • West Bengal Arthroplasty Society

Awards and Recognitions

  • Ian Smillie Class Award of Distinction for best MCh student (Orth) by University of Dundee in 1999
  • L M Banerjee Silver Medal (Best surgery student) by University of Calcutta in 1986

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