SDM Speciality Hospital at Manjushree Block is designed to provide best possible care in Super-speciality services. In this block, a separate department is created only for doing Joint replacement surgeries. The facilities in Operation theatre and the intensive care unit are planned as per International standard.
There is a dedicated operation theater for doing the Joint replacement surgeries. This theatre is equipped with central air conditioning, separate air handling unit; Laminar flow fitted with HEPA filters where even a small bacteria are controlled in the Operating field. Positive pressure is maintained always inside the theatre so that external unfiltered air cannot enter the theatre. Temperature and humidity are controlled optimally. OT table, OT light, Anesthesia equipments and surgical instruments are sourced from American, European & Japanese companies, who are the leaders in the field. No compromise is made in selection of implants.
Intensive care unit is also provided with most modern facilities to monitor the Post-Operative patients. Patient safety is given utmost importance.
After the surgery, Physiotherapy is extremely important for the early mobilization of patients. We have an excellent Physiotherapy department to take care of the postoperative rehabilitation.
Surgical team is headed by Dr. Chidendra Shettar, Dr. Arvind Patil, who is having extensive experience in Joint Replacement Surgeries is trained under best Joint replacement surgeons in India and Abroad. He is having extensive experience working in Apollo group of hospitals, Bangalore. While working in Apollo, had lot of international patients who got Joint replacement surgeries done are doing well.
Joint replacement unit is also guided by the expertise of Dr. Anantram Shetty, who is an authority in Joint replacement surgeries in United Kingdom.
Surgeons team is backed by equally competent Anesthesiologists, Nursing & Technicians.
Most of our patients are covered under Yashaswini, Arogyabhagya, ESI & ECHS schemes.
Our aim is to make people aware that Joint replacement surgeries are safe and affordable to majority of the patients of North Karnataka.