I-Assist Guided Verilast Knee Replacement- Knee Replacement That Lasts for 30 Years

Knee replacement in young patients can now last for a long time, thanks to the novel combination of a smart device, ‘I-Assist’ and a durable implant, the "Verilast knee." A procedure involving an I-assist device to implant a Verilast knee, was performed for the first time in the world on a thirty two year old woman in Chennai, India by noted orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. A.K. Venkatachalam. - January 08, 2015

Custom Knee Replacement in India - Big Boon for Baby Boomers

Baby boomers seeking a knee replacement in India can now look forward to a superb result with custom knee replacements. Custom knee replacement gives a fit based on the individual's knee and thus improves the longevity of the implant. - March 25, 2012

American's Hip Resurfacing in India

Rising medical costs and inadequate attention brings American to Indian surgeon for a Hip resurfacing operation. - December 20, 2008

Knee & Shoulder Clinic of Chennai, India Announces Oxinium Knee for Young Patients

A 34 year old Dutch male citizen became the youngest person in the Netherlands and perhaps in India to receive a long lasting knee replacement in India. His knee replacement was implanted by Computer assisted surgery or navigation by Dr. A.K.Venkatachalam of the Knee & Shoulder clinic of Chennai at a private hospital here. - December 01, 2008

Hip Replacement Surgery in Indian Hospital Relieves Nigerian Lady's Suffering

Elizabeth Jumai Kotso, a middle aged Nigerian lady now walks free from arthritic pain after a hip replacement and ankle fusion in India by Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam of the Knee & Shoulder clinic of Chennai. - November 06, 2008

Uk Pensioner Benefits from Knee Replacements in India

Lack lustre treatment offered at home spurred his search for overseas treatment. - July 29, 2008

Ex Nigerian Minister Visits India for His Advanced Knee Replacement

Former agricultural and natural resources minister, Dr. Shettima Mustafa OFR recently underwent a Knee replacement in Chennai. High quality of service, costs and hospitality were main benchmarks for his choice of surgery abroad. - June 27, 2008

Orthopedic Surgery for Africans in Chennai, India

African grandmother Ejike Eunice outsourced her bilateral knee replacements to Indian surgery centre. - January 28, 2008

Unique Knee Surgery for American Teacher in India by kneeindia.com's Orthopedic Surgeon

An American teacher outsourced his Knee replacement to India after being shunned by American Orthopedic surgeons for not having medical insurance. A High flex knee replacement was done at a Chennai private hospital by renowned Knee specialist Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam. - July 30, 2006

Chennai Orthopedic Surgeon Performs Innovative Arthroscopic Procedure for American Citizen

Chennai's leading orthopedic surgeon Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam, has saved the knee of an American citizen from Joint replacement. SH a female citizen of Indian origin was diagnosed to suffer from a rare condition called "Osteochondritis Dissecans" which affected the inner weight bearing portion of her thigh bone. - March 12, 2006

US National Undergoes Key Hole Shoulder Surgery in India

Health care was outsourced to an Indian doctor and hospitals by a resident of North Carolina, Mr. Dave Hurd. He had a full thickness rotator cuff tear repaired for a 10th of the cost in the US. - December 24, 2005

Unique Knee Surgery on UK Engineer in Chennai

A British marine consultant recently underwent a minimally invasive partial knee replacement in Chennai. The Oxford mobile bearing unicondylar knee with a long term survivorship of 98 % was implanted into both knees of the Briton. - December 23, 2005

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