Apollo Institute of Orthopaedics at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai, is at the forefront of cutting-edge Orthopaedics, and offers the latest in orthopaedic treatment and techniques.

The centre performs advanced surgical procedures which includes the most current Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Techniques – including major Joint Replacements, Multiple Joint Replacements, Revision Joint Replacements, Spinal Surgery, Key Hole Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgeries, Arthroscopic Therapy, Cartilage Restoration, Trauma and Fracture Surgery, Shoulder Replacement Surgeries, Hand Surgeries, Paediatric Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine and Arthritis Care.

Our team of highly experienced surgeons are supported by the most advanced medical equipment, computer navigation, neuro navigation and advanced navigation equipment to provide the best of the outcomes. Apollo has also ushered in the next generation of spine robotics with Mazor Robotics’ ‘Renaissance TM’ – a state-of-the-art surgical robotic system that enables surgeons to conduct spine surgeries in an accurate and secure manner.

Apollo Advantage

The Centre performs advanced surgical procedures which include the most current arthroscopic and reconstructive techniques - including major joint replacements, revision joint replacements, hip resurfacing and shoulder replacement surgeries, knee, shoulder and hip arthroscopies, advanced spine surgeries, hand surgeries and complex trauma surgeries.

Our Orthopedicians trained at the top centres worldwide, bring with them the latest and best techniques and work in our facilities that have the latest cutting edge technology in terms of equipments, operating rooms, recovery areas and advanced Physical therapy facilities.


  • Apollo Hospitals Group, successfully performed a double hip surgery on a Somalian patient using the Direct Hip Anterior Procedure, a first of its kind in India
  • Pioneers of Total Knee Replacement in India
  • Apollo's Orthopaedics experts are front runners in the management of spinal surgeries in India and are one of the very few centres in Asia which provide robotic spinal intervention
  • Apollo Hospitals Group, first in Asia to offer Robotic Spine Surgery
  • Apollo Hospitals Group, first in the Country to offer Total Knee Replacement and Hip replacement surgeries,3rd generation spinal implants, Lumbar disc replacement, Resorbable screw usage to correct congenital spine problems
  • Apollo Hospitals Group, first to introduce Centre of Excellence in Hip Arthroscopy
  • Apollo Hospitals Group, Pioneers of Illizarov Procedure for limb lengthening in India

Treatment & Procedures:

  • Arthroscopy
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Revision Joint Replacements
  • High Tibial Osteotomy
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Arthritis Care
  • Paediatric Orthopaedics
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Trauma Care

Clinical Team:

Our Orthopedicians trained at the top centres worldwide, bring with them the latest and best techniques and work in our facilities that have the latest cutting edge technology in terms of equipment, operating rooms, recovery areas and advanced Physical therapy facilities.

Dr. Anil Bhatia

Consultant, Brachial Plexus Surgery

Dr. Anil Bhatiya, MBBS, MS (Ortho), has a rich experience of 28 years in the field of Brachial Plexus Surgery and has performed over 950 surgeries. He has served as the Secretary of the prestigious Brachial Plexus Surgery Group of India 2007-2009 and then as its President from 2013 to 2015.

Dr. Avinash B Sonawane

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Avinash B Sonawane, MBBS, MS (Ortho), primarily performs Trauma and Joint Replacement surgeries, specializing in Knee replacement surgery. He has a rich experience of 22 years in the field and is an esteemed member of the Indian Medical Association, AMC, MOA, IOA and BOA.

Dr. Deepak Bhatia

Consultant, Shoulder Surgery

Dr Deepak Bhatia is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with additional subspecialty training in shoulder, elbow and wrist surgery. He has pioneered and developed several original surgical techniques for treating various shoulder and elbow problems. These techniques have been published in some of the best international journals, and are currently used by shoulder and elbow surgeons around the world.

Dr. Dharamraj Yadav

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Dharamraj Yadav, specialises in orthopaedic trauma, arthroplasty arthroscopy and spine surgery. He has a rich experience of over 27 years in his field and is a member of the esteemed Bombay orthopaedic society (BOS), Maharashtra orthopaedic association and Trauma society of India.

Dr. Gautam Tawari

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr.Gautam Tawari MBBS, MRCS, M.Sc, Dip. SEM, M.Ch (Orth), FRCS (Tr&Orth). (UK), has over 5 years of experience in the field. He specialises in Arthroscopic Surgery (Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Knee, Ankle), Sports Trauma & Surgery and Arthroplasty (Joint Replacement Surgery). He is an esteemed member of the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA), British Elbow & Shoulder Society (BESS) and Indian Orthopaedic Association.

Dr. Hemant Patankar

Consultant, Limb Reconstruction Surgery

Dr. Hemant Patankar, MBBS, MS, has over 34 years of experience in the field and specialises in Hand Surgery & Limb Reconstructive Surgery. He has been a recipient of numerous awards and is a member of these esteemed organizations - Bombay Orthopaedic Society, Maharashtra Orthopaedic Association, Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Trauma Society of India.

Dr. Kaustubh Ravindra Durve

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Kaustubh Ravindra Durve, M.S.(Orth.), M.R.C.S. (England) specialises in knee & shoulder arthroscopy, sports injuries and joint replacement surgery. He has a rich experience of 14 years in specialized reconstructive knee and shoulder surgeries. Dr.Durve has numerous regional and international research papers to his credit and is well-known for his excellent clinical outcomes.

Dr. Kshitij Thoke

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Kshitij Thoke, MBBS, DNB - Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, has an experience of 17 years in the field. He specialises in Arthroscopy and helps treat patients with disorders of the joints using minimal access. Dr.Thoke also has a special interests in Shoulder Pain, ACL Reconstruction, Shoulder Dislocation, Ligament Injuries, Meniscus Injuries, Frozen Shoulder Treatment, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Pain Treatment, Knee Ligament Injury, ACL tears, PCL Tear, Joint Replacement Surgery, Arthritis and Pain Management.

Dr. Mangal Parihar

Consultant, Limb Lengthening Surgery

Dr. Mangal Parihar is an Orthopedic Surgeon, whose area of specialization includes Deformity Correction, Limb Lengthening using Ilizarov techniques and Orthofix fixators and Joint Replacement. He has a rich experience of 32 years in the field and special interests in congenital limb deformities, post-traumatic limb conditions, bone healing problems, bone defects, skeletal dysplasias, metabolic disorders, foot deformities, peripheral nerve disorders, and other miscellaneous developmental deformities.

Dr. Pramod Bhor

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr.Pramod Bhor, MBBS, MS (Ortho), has a rich experience of 15 years in the field and has performed over 3000 surgeries. He specialises in Joint Replacement and Minimal Invasive Trauma Surgeries and is known for his expertise in joint replacement, trauma surgery, spine surgery, arthroscopic surgery, and minimal invasive fracture/trauma surgeries.

Dr. Prashant Agarwal

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Prashant Agrawal, MBBS, MS, DNB is a Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He is one of the most experienced Joint Replacement and Trauma surgeons in the country, and comes with more than 28 years of experience.

He has completed his M.S in Orthopaedics from Nagpur University and has worked with leading hospitals in India & abroad. Dr. Prashant Agrawal is a recognized teacher for MS (Ortho) at a University in Maharashtra. Apart from India, he holds surgical training experience from USA, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan, Taiwan & Bangladesh.

Dr. Agrawal’s special interest lies in complex Trauma, Hip, Pelvis and Acetabular surgeries. He has vast experience in complicated Trauma Management, Primary and Revision Joint Replacement surgeries for Hip & knee and complex Acetabular Pelvic Surgeries.

Dr. Agrawal has undergone various Fellowships & Trainings, like:

  • Fellowship of A.O. International from Katheriran Hospital in Stuttgart, Germany
  • Lester Lowe Memorial Fellowship from SICOT regional Congress in Izmir, Turkey
  • ICRETT fellowship of UICC from Memorial Sloan in Kettering Cancer Center in NewYork, USA
  • Spinal Fellowship from Hospital for Speciality Surgery in New York, USA
  • AADO Fellowship from Edinburgh Int'l Trauma Symposium in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Yamamuro Ogihara Scholarship and Japanese Paediatric Orthopaedic Association Fellowship from Tokyo, JAPAN
  • APOA spinal Fellowship from National Taiwan University Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan

Dr. Prashant Agrawal brings vast experience and immense expertise in Orthopaedics to Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai.

Dr. Sameer Chaudhari

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Sameer Chaudhari, MBBS, MS (Orthopedics), D.Ortho, has an experience of 10 years in the field and specialises in Primary and Revision Hip and Knee replacement Surgery, Complex Hip and Knee replacement surgeries and Revision surgeries. He is also a member of the esteemed Indian society of hip and Knee Surgeons.

Dr. Sanjay Dhar

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Sanjay Dhar, MBBS, MS, DNB, has a rich experience of 28 years in the field and specialises in Joint Replacement Surgery, Spine Surgery and Pelvi-acetabular Surgery. He is a member of the esteemed Indian Orthopaedic Association and Indian Medical Association (IMA), and has a number of publications to his credit.

Dr. Siddhart Yadav

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Siddhart Yadav, M.S (Ortho), FASIF (Austria) is a Consultant, Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He comes with more than 18 years of experience in Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement Surgery.

Post completing his studies in India, he was trained in renowned centres like B.G. Emergency Hospital, Tubingen (Germany), Beth Israel Medical Center, New York (USA), Harvard Combined Orthopaedics at Brigham & Women Hospital & New England Baptist Hospital, Boston (USA) & University Emergency Hospital, Graz (Austria). After coming to India he has been associated with many renowned hospitals.

His areas of special interest lie in

  • Primary Hip & Knee replacement
  • Shoulder & Elbow Replacement
  • Revision Joint Replacement
  • Fracture Fixation Surgeries
  • Cartilage Repair Surgeries
  • Sports Injuries Treatment

Dr. Siddhart Yadav has many publications and research to his credit. He has also presented papers at various national & international conferences and has delivered faculty lectures in numerous conferences.

He also holds the following professional memberships:

  • Indian Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
  • World Orthopaedic Concern (WOC)
  • Bombay Orthopaedic Society (BOS)
  • Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons (ISHKS)

Dr. Vikram Paode

Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr Vikram Paode, MBBS, MS(Ortho), BSc, MRCS(Edinburgh), is a Consultant, Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement Surgeon in Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He carries a rich experience as Orthopaedics Surgeon in Level-1 Trauma Care centre in Europe. He comes with more than 28 years of experience in various spheres of Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement surgery.

Post completing his basic training in India, he went ahead to work at the Queen Elizabeth Hospitals in Glasgow, one of the largest hospitals in Europe for tertiary care referrals. He is an expert in complex revision surgeries of Hip & Knee Arthroplasties being referred post repeated surgeries in the periphery.

His commitment in level 1 Trauma Care centre has enriched him in management of complex polytrauma and multi-trauma patients. Dr. Paode has initiated opening of knee clinics with multi ligament injuries after trauma and spots requiring ACL and PCL Reconstruction including revision surgeries.

His area of special interest lies in Complex trauma surgery, Revision Arthoplasty, Therapeutic Revision Arthopscopy of hip, knee & shoulder and soft tissue knees. He specializes in performing Hip Arthroscopy and Pelvic Osteotomies of pelvis for hip dysplasia. He is also an expert in performing revision hip & knee replacement surgeries.

Dr Vikram Paode has a large no of research papers and publications listed under his name. The papers published by him have been listed in various reputed British & American Journals and are testimonials of his academic interest. His research in Glasgow University has been a fore-runner in leading to improve clinical practices in orthopeadics.

He holds Certifications & Professional Memberships, like:

  • General Medical Council
  • Indian Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT)

Patient Stories



56 year-old Swapnashri had been suffering from arthritis for almost two decades. The deformity in both her knees and the intense pain resulting from it had made walking extremely difficult for her.
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Mr Gomina Fousseni, a 65 year old from East Africa was suffering from Arthritis and knee pain. He had pain in his left knee and lower back with difficulty in walking and was referred to Apollo Hospitals through his friend.
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Mr Gomina Fousseni

Veteran freedom fighter, 96 year-old Mr. Madhavrao Naik, fell and fractured his ankle. He was in immense pain and couldn’t bear any weight on his leg. His son, Dr. Atul Naik, was worried for his father’s health and wanted to give him the best possible care.
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Mr. Madhavrao Naik

Standing strong: 97 year-old war veteran undergoes hip replacement Mr. T.N John an honourable 97 year-old war veteran who fought in the Second World War, the Sino-Indian war and the Indo-Pakistan war, fractured his left hip and was bought to Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai.
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Mr. T.N John

Shankar Singh was in the army in 1980 when he felt sharp pain in the left side of his abdomen. He was diagnosed with hernia and underwent an open surgery to correct the same. Unfortunately that wasn’t the end of it. Over the course of next 30 years, his hernia resurfaced two more times resulting in two more surgeries.
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Shankar Singh

Mrs. Siddheshwari Mishra was told that she needed a knee transplant in mid-2017. After thorough consideration and recommendations by other professionals, she and her husband decided to see Dr. Siddharth Yadav, Orthopaedic Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai.
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Mrs. Siddheshwari Mishra

Mr. M K Ganeshan, an 83 year-old, who underwent knee replacement surgery in Bangalore, did not get the desired result. He continued to find walking extremely painful and decided to get help from the specialists.
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Mr. M K Ganeshan

Mr Ashok Kumar Srivastav, sharing his experience post undergoing Joint Replacement Surgery at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai.
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Mr Ashok Kumar Srivastav

Mr Anant Gupta, sharing his experience post undergoing Joint Replacement Surgery at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai.
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Mr Anant Gupta