About Your Surgeon
Dr.Basavaraj is a Specialist Joint Replacement Surgeon, based in Bangalore, India (Presently working at BGS Gleneagles Global Hospital). He specializes in Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Surgeries including complex Primary and Revision Joint Replacements. He has over 20 years experience of having worked in various Premier Institutes in India & in U.K and he holds final specialist Orthopaedic degrees from both the countries.
He received British Council Sponsorship for higher training in Orthopaedics at U.K. He spent about 9 years in the UK gaining valuable experience in Joint Replacement Surgery of both Hip and the Knee. He has obtained two advanced fellowships in lower limb arthroplasty, specialising in the fields of Computer aided Joint Replacement and Revision Joint Replacement in the UK.
He has organized conferences on joint replacement surgery, which included live demonstrations. He has done podium presentation at various national and international Orthopaedic meetings. He has been invited as faculty in conferences. He has written scientific articles on lower limb arthroplasty and limb reconstruction. He attends various CME sessions to keep himself updated on recent advances.
Dr Basavaraj routinely practices accelerated rehabilitation (rapid recovery) after both hip and knee replacements which can lead to early functional recovery and improved patient satisfaction.