Profile of Dr. Chandrashekar P.

Dr Chandrashekar. P is a renowned Orthopaedic Surgeon with keen interest in Joint Replacement and Arthroscopy surgeries of Knee, Shoulder and Hip. Before Joining SAKRA WORLD HOSPITAL. He was working in Fortis Hospitals from 2010 and continued until January 2014.

Dr. Chandrashekar. P is a highly skilled Orthopaedic Surgeon, considered to be the best knee surgeon in Bangalore, not just for his expertise, but also because of his caring attitude and to-the-point treatment. He has earned recognition for performing various types of complex Joint surgeries which also includes Joint preservation & Replacement surgeries.

Educational Qualifications

After finishing his MS (Orthopaedics) he did his Fellowship Training in Joint Replacement and Trauma in Bombay Hospital, Mumbai and moved to Germany and Belgium for his Joint Replacement and Arthroscopy Training. He Undertook Shoulder Arthroscopy and Replacement Fellowship training in South Korea.

He did Knee resurfacing surgery training in USA. In addition to Specializing in Joint Replacement (Arthroplasty), Dr. Chandrashekar. P has expertise in Knee Resurfacing surgery, Minimally Invasive surgery, Custom-fit knee replacement, Uni-compartmental Knee Replacement, Patellofemoral replacement; Hip Resurfacing and Revision surgery for failed Replacements. His expertise in Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine includes Ligament Reconstruction, Meniscectomy, Meniscal repairs, multiple Ligament injuries, Surgery for instability and Recurrent dislocations, Rotator Cuff tears and SLAP tears. Chondral stem cell grafting (Harvested Autologous cartilage culture Transfer), Mosaicoplasty & Microfracture

Dr. Chandrashekar. P has a special interest in Arthritis in Young patients and he did the first Knee Resurfacing surgery in Karnataka. He is one of the pioneers in this technique in India.

Knee Resurfacing surgery is an alternative option for patients considering more invasive procedures for relieving pain, in the continuum of care of the knee it would be placed after all non-surgical therapies have been tried. It is a bridging treatment between Conservative & Joint Replacement approaches.

He has publications on Custom Fit Knee Replacement and Knee Resurfacing surgeries.

Dr. Chandrashekar P.

Sr. Consultant & HOD – Orthopedics

MS (Orthopaedics), FIJS (Germany, USA and Belgium), FISS (S. Korea) Orthopaedics