India Orthopedist Year Of experience : 33 Medanta Hospital About Dr Ashok Rajgopal
Dr. Ashok Rajgopal is one of the most experienced & respected Orthopaedic surgeons in India.
With a coveted experience of over 32 years, he has a ground-breaking record of completing 25,000 Total Knee Replacement surgeries.
Dr. Rajgopal was the honorary surgeon to the President of India.
Being an expert in sports medicine he had treated a number of famous sports persons like Pullela Gopichand (badminton player suffered a career-threatening knee injury while playing doubles at the 1994 National Games at Pune)
He is also the first orthopedic surgeon in India to perform Bilateral Total Knee Replacement surgery &MIS Unicompartmental surgery.
He holds a unique distinction of performing 28 Knee Replacement surgeries in under 12 hours.
Dr. Rajgopal has been honored with the prestigious Padma Shri award which is the fourth highest civilian award.