Chairman , MBBS, MS, MCh, FRCS, 33 years of experience
Dr Ashok Rajgopal is one of the most experienced & respected Orthopaedic surgeon in India.
With a coveted experience of over 32 years, he has a ground-breaking record of completing 25,000 Total Knee Replacement surgeries.
Dr Rajgopal was thehonorary surgeon to the President of India.
Being an expert in sports medicine he had treated a number of famous sports persons like Pullela Gopichand (badminton player suffered a career threatening knee injury while playing doubles at the 1994 National Games at Pune)
He is also the first orthopaedic surgeon in India to perform Bilateral Total Knee Replacement surgery &MIS Unicompartmental surgery.
He hold a unique distinction of performing 28 Knee Replacement surgeries in under 12 hours.
Dr Rajgopal has been honoured with the prestigious Padma Shri award which is the fourth highest civilian award.
Head of Department, Sitaram Bhartia Institute , 2004
Senior Consultant, Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi , 2004
Senior Consultant, Sehgal Neurological Research Institute, Kailash Colony, New Delhi. , 2013
Senior Resident, Ormskirk General Hospital, Lancashire, United Kingdom , 1985
MBBS, 1974, AFMC, Pune
MS, 1979, AIIMS, New Delhi
MCh, 1983, University of Liverpool
FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Awarded with the prestigious Padma Shri award, the fourth highest civilian award, for recognition of surgical excellence and contribution to the field of Orthopaedics in 2014. Awarded with the Knee Ratna Award from Indian Medical Association, New Delhi and Life time award from Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society.
"Knee Surgery" a book edited by Dr. Ashok Rajgopal was released at the AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons) meeting in New Orleans, USA .
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