Dr. Rahul Katta

Dr. Rahul Katta

Designation
Consultant (Dept. of Orthopaedics)

Qualifications
M.B;B.S. M.S. (Ortho.)

Experience
More than 20 Years

Description
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Managing cases of Trauma, orthopaedics, Joint replacements and Hand surgery from last about 20 years.

Performed about 10000 major operations independently ( all type of orthopaedic surgical procedures including traumatic injuries, fracture fixations under C-Arm, contracture release, correction of congenital deformities, spinal surgeries, hand surgery, limb lengthening by Illizarov, polio deformities correction, microsurgical procedures like nerve repairs, tendon repair/transfer and other musculoskeletal surgeries) and hip & knee joint replacements.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
Dessertation for M.S. “Evaluation of results and functional outcome in relation to restoration of normal lateral radial bow after A.O. compression plate fixation of fractures of both bones of forearm in adults.”

Conducted project on ‘prevalence of leprosy in the community’ in preventive medicine during undergraduate training.

PRESENTATION AND PUBLICATION
“ Open reduction and internal fixation of Humeral Shaft Fractures with A.O. Plates.”
“ Implantation of Gentamicin-PMMA- Bead Chain in cases of chronic osteomyelitis.”
Various articles on common orthopaedic problems in various magazines & newspapers.