Recent Advances in Neuroscience & Orthopedic Conference


Dr. K.J. Reddy MS, FRCS Orth
Senior Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon
Apollo Health City Hyderabad- India

He was graduated from Osmania Medical College 1985 and did MS in Orthopaedics from PGIMER Chandigarh in 1989 and worked there for 2 years. Then he went to UK in 1991 and worked there for about 14 years. He did FRCS (Gen) from 3 Royal colleges and took up  Specialist Registrar training from St. Bartholomew and Royal London Hospitals, during which he did FRCS in Orthopaedics and also did 1-year fellowship in Advanced Joint Replacement surgery from Norwich and Norfolk Hospital and 1 year in Pediatric Orthopaedics from Great Ormond Hospital for children, London. Then he joined as Consultant in NHS (UK Government) as Joint Replacement surgeon heading unit in Basildon & Thurrock teaching hospitals in 1999. He returned to India in 2003. Since then he is working in Apollo Hospitals.  He is currently the chief joint replacement and orthopedic surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad. His special interests include knee, sports medicine, joint replacement and arthroscopic surgery.

Dr. Ravichandran Subbaraj
Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon
NMC Day Surgery Center, Mohammed Bin Zayed City Abu Dhabi

Dr. Ravichandran Subbaraj completed his MBBS, Diploma in Anesthesiology and then his Maser Degree in Orthopedics in 2005 from Madurai Medical College, India. Furthermore, he also completed his Advanced Revision Arthroplasty Training at John Flynn Hospital, Brisbane, Australia and a Fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction at University of Göttingen, Paderborn, Germany.

He has over 10 years’ experience in Orthopedics and has worked in various intuitions such as, as Professor and Chief Surgeon of Arthroplasty in the Department of Orthopedics at the Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pondicherry, India as well as a Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon at Apollo Hospital, Chennai, India and has been the author and reviewer of more than 20 publications in both international and national journals of repute.

Dr. Ravichandran Subbaraj keen areas of interest are Complex, Primary as well as Revision Knee and Hip Replacements, Trauma Management, Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine as well as management of Osteoporosis and Vitamin D deficiency and Stem Cell Therapy for Cartilage Regeneration. Dr. Ravichandran Subbaraj is a member of Indian Orthopedic Association and held various administrative posts in National Orthopedic Associations.

Dr. Ruthiramurthy Sankar D.Orth, F.R.C.S.I., F.R.C.S. (Tr & Orth)
Senior Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Apollo Children's hospital Chennai- India
Dr. Ruthiramurthy is working as Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon from Apollo Specialty Hospital who is specialized in diagnosing and treating conditions of the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, and skin. Patients suffer from a wide range of disorders, injuries, diseases, and infections. He finished his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree from Stanley Medical College, University of Madras, India in 1987 and achieved his Diploma in Orthopedics from J.J.M. Medical College, University of Mysore, India in 1991. He completed his fellowship from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 1999 and in 2003, he achieve his Intercollegiate Fellowship in Trauma & Orthopedic Surgery.
Dr. Sajan Karunakar Hegde
Chief Spine Surgeon
Apollo Hospitals Chennai- India

Dr. Sajan is one of the most experienced and renowned spine surgeons in India, who has pioneered numerous innovative techniques in the field. He is the Chief Spine surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai and has extensive experience both in India and abroad. He is considered by some to be a world authority in the field. He is frequently invited nationally as well as internationally to conduct workshops on modern spinal techniques and perform live demonstration surgeries.

He finished his Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, Baroda Medical College, Maharaja Sayaji Rao University, Baroda in 1980 and completed his Master of Surgery (Orthopaedics) Baroda Medical College in 1985 from the same institution. He is the first Indian to receive Cotrel Spine Fellowship, a prestigious spine fellowship: Unit of Dr. D. Chopin Department of Spinal Surgery, Institue Calot, Berck-sur-mer France in 1989.

Dr.Rahul Lath
Senior Consultant Neurosurgeon
Apollo Health City Hyderabad- India
Dr. Rahul Lath is one of the prominent neurosurgeons working at Apollo Health City, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. He has specialized in neurosurgery, with expertise in the field of Stereotactic Functional Neuro Surgery, Radio Surgery, spinal surgery, microsurgery, and brain tumors.

He underwent his undergraduate and postgraduate neurosurgical training from the Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, TN; followed by a Fellowship in Neurosurgery from Adelaide, Australia.

Dr. Lath was instrumental in establishing a Functional Neurosurgery and Radiosurgery unit at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad. He evinces keen interest in the academic activities of the department and contributes regularly to neurosurgery journals. He has a number of scientific papers and publications to his credit. He is an active member of the Neurological Society of India, Indian Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS).