- Category: Happening Now
- Published on Thursday, 20 June 2013 16:57
Dr Manuj Wadhwa to head the new centre which will offer pin-less navigation system and digital integrated modular operative suite
Max Super Speciality Hospital, Mohali launched the Max Elite Institute of Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement under the leadership of the renowned Orthopaedician- Dr Manuj Wadhwa as Director & Head of the Institute. Located at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Mohali will reportedly be the largest and most comprehensive orthopaedics centre in tri-city and the region. The institute is expected to offer a complete range of care to orthopaedic patients under one roof.
Spearheaded by Dr Manuj Wadhwa, the Institute will comprise 100 beds, integrated modular OTs, digital operating suites to telecast live surgeries, space suits in OTs for minimum infection rates, OPD lounge with video conferencing and audio video counseling, speciality ICUs for high dependency joint replacement patients, and state-of-art physiotherapy and rehabilitation for ortho and joint replacement patients.
Max Elite Institute of Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement also intends to provide Pin-less Navigation System, a less invasive method of treatment for knee replacement patients. The system uses infrared cameras and tracking software to conduct knee replacements surgeries, hence eliminating the use of traditional pins. The Institute would also use the Digital Integrated Modular Operation suites, for the first time in the region, as per a press release.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Ajay Bakshi, MD & CEO, Max Healthcare said, “Under the leadership of Dr Wadhwa and his dedicated team, this Institute will offer holistic care in the area of orthopaedics, supported by the latest technology.”
Commenting on the occasion, Dr Manuj Wadhwa, Director & Head, Max Elite Institute of Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Mohali expressed, “At the Max Elite Institute of Orthopaedics and Joint Replacement, our focus will be on providing the highest standards of medical care for orthopaedic problems. Starting from prevention through early diagnosis and intervention, surgical intervention to rehabilitation, the institute through its 360 degree approach will provide a complete solution for orthopaedic care to people suffering from a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions.”
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