About Dr. Shekhar
Working as a Senior Orthopedic Consultant and Joint Replacement Specialist, Dr. Laghvendu Shekhar is a reputed orthopedic surgeon associated with Wockhardt Hospital, Nagpur.
Dr. Laghvendu Shekhar graduated from Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur and did his MS in Orthopaedics from J.L.N Medical College, Ajmer.
Dr. Shekhar had a keen interest in joint replacements and thus, he obtained a one year intensive Fellowship in Total Joint Replacement Surgery under Dr. Vikram l. Shah at Ahmedabad.
Later while visiting, Dr. Ross Crawford at Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Australia, Dr. Shekhar gained exposure to variety of revision surgeries of hip & knee, especially cemented impaction bone grafting useful in revision surgeries. He also gained exposure in arthroscopies of the hip.
Dr. Shekhar has also completed three months fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York with world renowned surgeon Dr. C.S. Ranawat. During his stint in New York, he was involved in a number of on-going studies like revision in ceramic head fractures, use of multimodal pain management in THR and TKR.
He has also trained with world renowned surgeon Prof. Dr. Heiko Graichen in Computer Assisted Surgical technique in knee replacement at Schwandorf, Germany.
He has been exposed to more than 3,000 joint replacement surgeries at various centres. He has more than thousand of grateful patients to his credit in Nagpur till date.