Dr. Nilen A Shah
Dr. Nilen A Shah, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mumbai
Orthopedic Surgeons

Dr. Nilen A Shah

MBBS, MS, D.Ortho, MCh Consultant- Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai Department- Orthopedics Procedures Expertised : Minimally Invasive joint replacement surgery, Knee replacement surgery, knee arthroplasty

Introduction of Dr. Nilen A Shah

A well known name in the world of Orthopedics, Dr. Nilen A Shah is a proficient and exceptionally experienced surgeon for knee replacement surgeries. He is mostly known to use the subvastus approach in his knee replacement procedures and is also an apt in performing other minimally invasive joint replacement surgeries. With his team of highly trained orthopedic surgeons, he performs close to 1000 knee replacement surgeries in Mumbai every year. He has performed over 5000 knee replacement surgeries using the minimally invasive subvastus method. Dr. Nilen A Shah is a certified ATLS provider that was given to him by the Royal College of Surgeons. He has an experience of 25 years in orthopedic procedures and has performed various types of replacement and revision surgeries of the knee and other joints. With a primary interest in knee replacement surgeries using minimally invasive methods, he performs the surgeries with minimal incisions so as to reduce the length of the recovery time. At the 2007 WIROC (Western India Regional Orthopedic Conference) organized by the Bombay Orthopedic Society, Dr. Shah performed a feat of 300 knee surgeries through the minisubvastus technique. Dr. Nilen A Shah is associated with various orthopedic and other medical organizations. He has chaired several sessions at the annual conferences and has been part of various national and international seminars and scientific meetings. He regularly conducts seminars, workshops and CMEs based on knee replacement surgery and knee arthroscopy in various hospitals across the country as well. He finds interest in clinical research and has been part of projects while working in the UK. He is recognized orthopedic surgeon and has several publications in peer reviewed national and international journals. He is also a reviewer of renowned orthopedic journals.

Work Experience of Dr. Nilen A Shah

  • Consultant, Orthopedics/ Knee surgery, Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai
  • Consultant, Orthopedics and Joint replacement, Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai
  • Consultant, Orthopedics and Joint replacement, Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai
  • Consultant, Orthopedics, Bombay Hospital, Mumbai
  • Consultant, Orthopedics, Global Hospitals, Mumbai
  • Registrar, Orthopedics, various hospitals in UK under ODTS (Overseas Doctors Training Scheme) rotation

Education of Dr. Nilen A Shah

  • MBBS, Topiwala National Medical College and B Y L Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai, 1986
  • D’ Ortho, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mumbai, 1990
  • MS, Orthopedics, Topiwala National Medical College and B Y L Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai, 1991
  • MCh, Orthopedics, University of Liverpool, UK, 1996
  • ODTS Training, Royal College of Surgeons, England

Memberships of Dr. Nilen A Shah

  • Indian Orthopedic Association
  • Bombay Orthopedic Society
  • Indian Journal of Orthopedics, Reviewer
  • British Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Reviewer
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