Dr. Sunil Nandkarni
Orthopedics - Endoscopic Spine Surgeon
Dr. Sunil Nadkarni is an extremely gifted, skilled and humble surgeon. He has more than 30 years of experience in orthopedics with a super specialty in cervical spine. He obtained higher surgical training in orthopedics in the West of Scotland – The Western Infirmary And Gartnavel General Hospital in Glasgow and Pediatrics orthopedics at Yorkhill hospital. Dr. Nadkarni spent 12 years in UK in various positions with 3 years as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Royal Cornwall Hospital and 2 years at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital. He did his fellowship in Spine Surgery at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney where the department was headed by late Professor Emeritus TKF Taylor. He also obtained very good training in anterior and posterior cervical spine surgery with Dr. Iain Farey, Dr. Stephen Ruff and Dr. Michael Ryan. Routine spinal work such as treating disc herniations and stabilizing unstable spine e.g. spondylolisthesis forms the routine part of his practice. However Dr. Nadkarni has tackled several rare challenging cases like C1 C2 stabilization, Occipitocervical fusion, Odontoid fixation, Congenital scoliosis, Kyphosis correction, Tethered cord, Idiopathic scoliosis, Kyphoplasty and Percutaneous screws fixation or Hybrid surgery. Dr. Nadkarni has recently been awarded a big grant from Department of Science and Technology (New Delhi) for research in the field of disc regeneration. He specializes in stitchless spine surgery under local anesthesia for the cervical spine and the lumbar spine. He is acclaimed as the first surgeon in India to do cervical spine surgery under local anesthesia. He is also the first surgeon in India to conduct a kyphoplasty spine surgery. Clinical focus areas: - Endoscopic cervical spine surgery for neck pain, shoulder pain, and hand pain - Endoscopic lumbar spine surgery for back pain, hip pain, leg pain, and knee pain - C1 C2 stabilization - Odontoid fixation - Congenital scoliosis - Kyphosis correction - Thethered cord - Idiopathic scoliosis - Kyphoplasty - Percutaneous screws fixation / Hybrid
|Specialty||Orthopedics - Endoscopic Spine Surgeon|
|Degrees||MBBS, BJ Medical College | MS, Ortho FRCS | Edinburg MCh, Liverpool|
|Work Days||Monday Wednesday|
It was our pleasure to come in ONP with our worries & going from hospital with smiling face.All the nurse & ward boy with smiling face are helpful. All are good in work and are helpful. Will recommend ONP to whom ever in contact & is in need.
Hospitality was too good in ONP. Duty Doctors including the therapists are very much skilled at what they do ! KUDOS!! to each one of you, who helped in making this surgery successful. ONP would be my first recommendation to anyone.
Good care was taken by the staff and doctors throughout the process. would like to appreciate night shift nurse at NICU. Thankful for everything. would definitely recommend my friends this hospital.