CHANDIGARH: Manuj Wadhwa, director & head, Division Of Orthopaedics & Joint Substitute at Max Tremendous Speciality Hospital, Mohali has acquired recognition in 2014 version of Limca Ebook of Information that was launched on March 6. He has obtained recognition for having carried out 331 the best variety of joint alternative surgical procedures in March 2013 (31 days). It was the 2014 particular twenty fifth Anniversary challenge of the ebook .
In the meantime G Dewan, president, IMA, Chandigarh on Sundya congratulated Wadhwa on this uncommon achievement and for bringing laurels to medical fraternity of the tricity. A specialist in Grownup Joint Reconstruction Knee, Hip, Elbow and Shoulder Joints, Laptop Assisted and CT primarily based surgical procedure in Arthroplasty, Wadhwa has undergone the celebrated Ranawat Grownup Joint Reconstruction Fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, USA with C S Ranawat, the surgeon of former PM, Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He has additionally obtained super-speciality coaching in joint alternative at USA, UK, Australia, Singapore, Paris, Germany and S Korea, AIIMS Delhi, Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai and several other different main hospitals in India and overseas. An MCH from College of Dundee, UK, Wadhwa has operated upon complicated joint alternative instances on 17-yr and in addition to octogenarians.
Speaking about his feat, Wadhwa recalled that how he was working overseas when his mother and father requested him to serve the ailing inhabitants in India as they had been ‘our folks first’. For me, essentially the most rewarding moments had been when sufferers would notice that the ache in his joints has now a factor of the previous and so they may return to steer a wholesome life, he asserted.
He mentioned that newest applied sciences & development in Knee Substitute Surgical procedure was now extremely correct and time saving with a traditional process might be accomplished inside 15-20 minutes. Now we used the keyhole method for conducting surgical procedures which resulted in extremely decreased ache, faster restoration and supplies large quantity of flexibility to the knee joint of the affected person.
Pioneering the idea of CT-based surgical procedures and navigation in Joint Replacements, Wadhwa is the primary to begin Rotating Platform and Excessive Flexion Complete Knee Substitute in North India. Having carried out over 15,000 joint replacements in his profession spanning 12 years, Wadhwa broke new grounds within the discipline of arthroplasty and made use of the newest know-how in alternative of hip, knee, shoulder and elbow joints in each major, revision and minimally-invasive pc assisted joint replacements. He has additionally launched idea of 30 12 months life Joint Substitute and carried out first case of newest designs Attune and Verilast in nation just lately.
Wadhwa has been felicitated by former President of India, Pratibha Patil for dealing with complicated knee and hip alternative surgical procedure of euthanasia petitioner Seema Sood in July 2008. He has additionally been awarded the celebrated ‘Rashtriya Rattan Award’ and the ‘Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award’. He’s additionally the recipient of ‘Man of the Yr’ award by the American Biographical Institute, USA. Manuj was just lately conferred the ‘Finest Physician of the Area’ award by former Union Railway Minister, Mr. Pawan Kumar Bansal. His title has included in The Up to date Who’s Who 2003 itemizing, which an internationally credited quantity is offering biographical credentials of excellent personalities all through the world.
A few of Wadhwa’s breakthrough surgical procedures embody first CT primarily based Trumatch bilateral TKR in North India, first Oxinium Bilateral TKR on a 16-year-old woman affected by complicated rheumatoid arthritis, complicated ankylosed hip alternative on a affected person who was bedridden for 21 years and huge Head Metallic on steel hip alternative on a international nationwide.