Dr. Gopala Krishnan
Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement SurgeonConsultant , MCh, MS, MBBS, 37 years of experience
Chennai , India
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Work Experience of Dr. Gopala Krishnan
Consultant, Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai
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Dr. Gopala Krishnan practices at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai
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Dr. Gopala Krishnan specialty is Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon
Dr. Gopala Krishnan is Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement Surgeon with 37 years of experience.
Dr. Gopala Krishnan is MCh, MS, MBBS.
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.