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DR.A.K.VENKATACHALAM, CHENNAI

Alampallam Venkatachalam, Orthopaedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement of hip, knee & shoulder, sports medicine, cartilage repair. Restoring mobility and flexibility. Cutomizing the treatment suited to my patient - Not forcing patient to accept my treatment

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Hip preservation in children India

Considering hip preservation surgery in this young girl. She has secondary osteoarthritis due to AVN following femoral neck fracture.

She will be treated with joint distraction and signaling cell treatment in a bid to salvage this hip and preserve motion.

ACL repair India

Stem cell ACL, Cartilage repair India

Stem cell ACL repair India

Stem cell ACL, cartilage repair India relieved this young lady’s pain. Partial tears of the ACL can be treated and healed with stem cells, avoiding an ACL reconstruction. Cartilage defects can be healed with stem cells through key hole surgery. This procedure was done for the first time in India. If you have a recently diagnosed ACL tear, this can be treated with stem cells. E mail drvenkat@kneeindia.com

 

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Failed ACL reconstruction India

Failed ACL reconstruction India

This is the x-ray of a young Omani citizen with two failed ACL reconstructions done elsewhere in India and Oman.  It shows degenerative changes in the inner half. ACL injuries are the commonest knee injury  and are a leading cause of acquired mechanical osteo-arthritis in adults.
He has come to me for an opinion since he has constant pain. I have advised him stem cell treatment to slow down the progress of the disease and postpone a knee replacement. This is the aim of joint preservation surgery in India.

Failed ACL reconstruction India

 

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Sports injury treatment India – Joint Preservation surgery India

Are you suffering from a Sports injury in India? Get Joint preservation surgery done. See how sports injuries result in different sports.  Learn about the different sports injuries. I offer Joint preservation procedures like ACL reconstruction, Meniscal repair, replacement, PCL reconstruction in India. Email drvenkat@kneeindia.com.

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Acetabular fractures

Acetabular fractures India Joint preservation surgery Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam

Acatabular fractures India affect many young and old people. The acetabulum is the socket of the hip joint, the first major joint of the lower limbs. It occurs most commonly in road traffic accidents, fall from heights and domestic accidents. The young and middle aged are commonly affected. Except in the rarest incidence, these fractures often need open reduction and internal fixation to achieve pain free mobility. I have acquired experience in treating these fractures in India and Oman. I present a power point presentation of some cases treated by me.

If you have a recent accident and need immediate attention, email me drvenkat@kneeindia.com.
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