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Dr. AB Govindaraj

Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon

Consultant , Fellowship, MS, 35 years of experience

Chennai , India

About Doctor

  • Dr. Govindaraj is a distinguished orthopedic surgeon of the country who has undergone surgical training at different reputed healthcare institutions abroad.
  • He has an expertise in performing joint replacement surgeries of 35+ years.
  • His clinical interests include
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Shoulder and hip replacement, Instrumentaion spine surgery, Single sitting bilateral total knee replacement.

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Work Experience of Dr. AB Govindaraj

Consultant, Fortis Malar Hospital ,Chennai

Consultant, Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai

Consultant, The Guest Hospital, Chennai


  • Fellowship, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glascow, UK
  • MS, 1982, Government General Hospital, Chennai
  • 1979, Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur


Awarded the diploma of FRCS by the Glasgow Royal College, UK Joined the King George Hospital, Ilford, Essex, England, in 1984, for training under the arthroscopic surgeon Mr. John Ireland.

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Editor and Publisher of OrthoNet India, a high quality quarterly publication of selected abstracts from the Internet, composed, designed and published from Chennai, India.




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Frequently Asked Questions About Dr. AB Govindaraj

Dr. AB Govindaraj practices at MGM Healthcare, Chennai

Dr. AB Govindaraj specialty is Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon

Dr. AB Govindaraj is Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon with 35 years of experience.

Dr. AB Govindaraj is Fellowship, MS.


More About Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon

The Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles.

The symptoms include where a person is unable to perform daily routine activities because of pain, experiencing stiffness even when lying down or at rest and there is pain despite having medications.

The investigations include Arthrography, Blood Tests, Bone Scan, Computed Tomography (CT Scan), Discography, Doppler Ultrasound, Dual-Photon Absorptiometry, and Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry.

Not really, in reality the Orthopedists treat a range of conditions such as fractures and dislocations, osteoporosis, back injuries and more. Because surgery is so integral to the role, the terms "orthopedist" and "orthopedic surgeon" are often used interchangeably.

For 80–90% of people who have total knee replacement, the new joint usually last for about 20 years or more.

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