Dr. Ashit Shah – Specialist in Knee Replacement and Revision Knee Replacement Surgery
Dr. Ashit Shah is one of the few Joint replacement Surgeons in India who exclusively perform Knee Replacement Surgery and Surgery for the Arthritis of the Knee.
- Total Knee Replacement Operation
- Uni (Half) compartment Knee Replacement Operation
- Revision (Redo) Knee Replacement Surgery
- High Tibial Osteotomy for early arthritis of Knee (Alignment Operation)
Dr. Ashit Shah is a Practicing Knee Replacement Surgeon in Mumbai, India for last 15 years. Before starting his professional work in Mumbai he extensively trained in the UK (8 years), USA, Australia and Switzerland in Knee and Hip replacement surgery and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee. Dr. Ashit Shah is an experienced Knee Replacement Surgeon who uses the state of the art technology and knee implants to impart the best possible results.
Dr. Ashit Shah is involved in teaching junior Orthopaedic surgeons of the speciality. He has been a regular Teaching Faculty on various platforms and societies in India. He regularly conducts teaching sessions for resident doctors in the attending hospitals. He has delivered numerous lectures in USA, UK, Japan, Australia, Bangkok, Belgium etc.. on various topics in Knee Replacement surgery
He has successfully performed various Orthopaedic and trauma operations in India and abroad. However, for the last 15 years, he solely performs Knee replacement operations and revision Knee replacement Operations.
Dr. Ashit Shah began his Orthopaedic career at the L T M Medical college (Sion Hospital) Mumbai which is India’s one of the busiest Trauma and Orthopaedic centre. This was under the guidance of Padmashri Prof. Dr. N S Laud and Dr. A G Ambardekar. Dr. Ashit Shah passed his MS (Orthopaedics) & also qualified as D N B an all India exam held by the National Board of exams, New Delhi.
He then worked as a Lecturer ( Junior Consultant) at K E M Hospital & Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai for 2 years. Here he performed Complex Trauma & Fracture operations, Spine Surgery and Joint Replacement operations. This being a teaching position was regularly teaching junior Colleagues in an Orthopaedic department and medical students.
He then went to the UK for further training in Orthopaedics and spent 8 years ( 1997 to 2004) in learning newer, modern techniques in Trauma and Knee replacement, including the use of Computer Assisted Navigation and “High Flexion” Knee Replacement. Dr. Ashit Shah was one of the very few students at the University of Liverpool, UK to have passed the M CH Orth exam at first attempt ( Yr. 2002) He then Completed prestigious F R C S ( Trauma & Orth) exams from the Royal College of Surgeon’s of England, London & hence was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of the England. This enabled him to take up the “Fellowship in Knee Surgery “ at the Guy’s & St. Thomas’s Hospital at London. This was under the supervision of Dr. P Earnshaw and Dr A J Davies. Here he had advanced training in Knee Surgery using the latest equipment and Implants. This centre is the Pioneer in the Knee Replacement Operations not only in the UK but also in the Western Europe.
- Advanced Multispecialty Hospital, Vile Parle (W)
- Namah Hospital, Kandivali (W)
- B S E S M.G. Hospital, Andheri (W)
- Saifee Hospital, Charni Road
- Criticare Group of Hospitals, Andheri
Private consulting Rooms:
7, Nilanjana CHS, Next to Nutan Vidyamandir & ASPEE Auditorium
Marve Road, Malad (W), Mumbai 400064.