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At Max Institute of Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement Surgery, our primary objective is "early mobilisation, minimal discomfort". This state-of-the-art specialised health care facility is designed to provide the highest levels of professional expertise and patient care. Here, every patient is tended to by a multi-disciplinary unit.

Dr. Atul Mittarsain Bhardwaj

Dr. Atul Mittarsain Bhardwaj
Consultant – Orthopaedics & Interventional Pain Specialist
Atul Mittarsain Bhardwaj
  • Delhi Medical Council (DMC)
  • Institute of Medical (IMA)
  • Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons (ISHK)
  • International Society for Knowledge for Surgeons on Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty (ISKSAA)
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Work Experience: 
  • Worked as Consultant with Jaipur Golden Hospital from June’13 to May’18
  • Worked as Senior Resident with Hindu Rao Hospital from Sep’12 to Jan’13
  • Worked as Senior Resident with K. J. Somaiya from Dec’10 to Jan’12
Education & Training: 
  • MBBS from Maharashtra University of Health Science, Nasik in 2005
  • MS (Orthopedics) - 2010
  • DNB from K. J. Somaiya Medical College in 2010
  • Fellowship in joint replacement Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai
  • M.Ch (Ortho) -2014
  • Fellowship in Computer Navigated Arthroplasty Seoul, South Korea (2018)
  • Fellowship in Interventional Pain Management, Canberra, Australia (2018)
Awards Information: 
  • The Evolution of Computer- Assisted Total Hip Arthroplasty and Relevant Application
  • Future of Healthcare Award by honorary C.M of Delhi (Sh. Arvind Kejariwal) - 2016
  • Recognised MCH Orthopaedics Thesis guide for Texila American University for “ Retrospective Analysis of Result of Proximal Femur Nailing in intertrochanteric Fractures”
Duration Of OPD: 

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  • Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri & Sat:  9 am to 11 am
  • Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri & Sat :  3 pm to 5 pm

Dr. Anchit Uppal

Dr. Anchit Uppal
Dr. Anchit Uppal - Max Hospitals
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Work Experience: 
  • Saket City Hospital, Attending Consultant on Visiting mode
  • Saket City Hospital , Attending Consultant
  • Nova Hospital, Attending Consultant
  • Rockland Hospital, Arthroplasty Fellow
  • Orthonova Hospital , Senior Resident Ortho
  • Aarupadai Veedu Medical College & Hospital, Puducherry, D.Orth Resident
  • Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre , DNB Resident Ortho
Education & Training: 
  • MBBS-2004
  • MS (ORTHO) 2015
  • MCH (ORTHO) 2016
  • DNB (ORTHO) 2017
  • D (ORTHO) 2018
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Duration Of OPD: 


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Dr. V. A. Senthil Kumar

Dr. V. A. Senthil Kumar
Principal Consultant
V. A. Senthil Kumar
  • Life Member - IOA (Indian Orthopedics Association)
  • Life Member - Indian Arthroscopy Society
  • Member - Association of Spine Surgeons of India
  • Member - Association of World Endoscopic Spine Surgeons (WESS)
  • Life Member – DOA (Delhi Orthopedic Association)
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Biographical Sketch: 
  • Dr V A Senthil Kumar is an Orthopedic Surgeon and has more than 21 years of experience.
  • He has performed more than 8,000 surgeries so far and has given satisfactory and successful results to patients under his team’s care.
  • His interests lie in Spine surgery (Endoscopic Discectomy, MIS fixations), Arthroscopic surgery, Fracture Surgeries. Apart from this, he also assists Dr. B.S.Murthy the Director of Joint Replacement Unit, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali.


Work Experience: 
  • Worked as PG Resident (Ortho) Central Institute of Orthopaedics, Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi- (Delhi University), 1994-1997
  • Worked as Senior Resident in St.John’s Medical College Hospital, Bangalore in 1997-98
  • Worked as Senior Resident in Holy Family Hospital, Delhi in 1998-1999
  • Worked as Senior Registrar ( SR), in CIO, Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi, 1999-2002
  • Worked as Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon in Vinayak Hospital, Noida, 2002-2010
  • Worked as Senior Consultant in Orthopedic Surgery, with Max Superspeciality Hospitals, Patparganj, since 2005 till 2016
  • Worked with Dr. Thierry Marnay, the eminent French Surgeon and the inventor of Disc Replacement implant and Completed International Fellowship in Spine Surgery, France in 2016
Education & Training: 
  • M.B.B.S. from Madras Medical College, University of Madras (1987-1993)
  • M.S. (Ortho) from Central Institute of Orthopaedics, Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi- ( Delhi University) (1994-1997)
  • Received Training as Senior Resident in St. John’s Medical College Hospital, Bangalore (1997-1998) under Dr. Joseph and Dr. Rajagopalan
  • Worked and Trained as Senior Resident in Holy Family Hospital, Delhi in (1998-1999)
  • Gained experience as Senior Registrar (SR), in CIO, Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi,(1999-2002), under Dr. A.C.Malik, Dr. A.K.Singh, Dr. Deepak Chaudhary ( Sports Injury Centre fame)
  • Participated in International conferences in Singapore 2008, Barcelona ( Spain) 2016, in USA in San Diego, California in AAOS 2017 and many National conferences from 1996 through 2018
  • Trained under Dr. Thierry Marnay, pioneer of Disc Replacement Surgery and Inventor of Disc Replacement Prosthesis, and completed International Spine Fellowship in France in 2016
Awards Information: 
  • Meritorious Student Award in final M.B.B.S -1991
  • 11th Rank in All India P.G. Entrance Exam -1994
  • Awarded Distinction in M.S. Orthopedics- cleared in First Attempt 1097. Best Ortho PG student from CIO in 1997
  • Presented Various papers and received awards in IOA Annual conferences, DOA conferences, 1999 to 2015
  • Invited for International conferences in Barcelona Spain 2016 AAOS Sandiego, USA-2017
  • Awarded Spineway Fellowship, in 2016 Trained in France in spine in surgery with Dr. Thierry Marnay (Pioneer of Disc Replacement Surgery and Inventor of Pro-Disc implant)
  • Presented papers and helped in organization of World Endoscopic Spine Surgery conference in Delhi in 2017
  • Appeared in National T.V. in 2018, DD-1 as Panelist for Discussion on Sports Injuries
Speciality Interest: 
  • MIS Spine Surgery (TLIF / Fixation) Microdiscectomy
  • Transforminal Endoscopic Stitchless Surgery (Discectomy) Under Local Anaesthesia (TESSULA)
  • Knee and Hip Replacements
  • Arthroscopy and Sports Injuries - Knee joint Arthroscopy ACL/ PCL Reconstruction , Meniscectomy,Meniscal Repair,OATS ,ACI etc.
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery for Skeletal Trauma
Duration Of OPD: 

    Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali

  • Monday - 10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
  • Tuesday - 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
  • Wednesday - 10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
  • Thursday - 10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
  • Friday - 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
  • Saturday - 01:00 pm – 03:00 pm
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