Orthopaedic - Spine Surgeon
MBBS, MD (Orth), DNB
Dr Raghuprasad Varma is working as a Visiting Orthopaedic & Spine Surgeon at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital since December 2005. After his basic medical education at the Grant Medical College, JJ group of Hospitals under the auspices of the University of Mumbai, He pursued MS in Orthopaedics at the Bombay Hospital institute of medical Sciences, Mumbai.
He is also a Diplomate of National Board, New Delhi in the Field of Orthopaedics. He has had multiple fellowships for advanced spine training at Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Hospital
(Oswestry), University Hospital (Cardiff), and Stanmore in the UK and Advanced trauma centre, Leipzig, Germany. He also worked in the department of Spine in The NUH, Singapore.
He was selected for the Global outreach fellowship for the Scoliosis Research Society meeting in Miami, USA in 2005.
He has been faculty at multiple regional and national Spine meetings. He is trained in minimally invasive spine surgery at the RUSH Medical centre, Chicago, USA under the auspices of Dr Richard Fessler. He is a Reviewer for the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, British and has multiple publications to his credit. He is also involved as part of the Spine Foundation, Mumbai in research and service based spine health care services in Rural India (In association with ‘Search, Gadchiroli, and Central India).
He has performed around two thousand spine surgeries of various aetiologies including Degenerative spinal disorders , adult and paediatric (scoliosis and kyphosis) spinal deformities , Spinal infections and tumours Spine health care services with adult and paediatric spine reconstructions is his special interest. He enjoys swimming and plays the Violin (Indian Classical). He is an ardent student of Hindustani Classical Music.