Dr Rudra Prasad

Dr Rudra Prasad

MBBS, D Ortho, MS Ortho

Dr Rudra Prasad is an orthopaedic surgeon par excellence with nearly two decades of rich experience under his belt. Since 2005 he has been with Sita Bhateja Speciality Hospital as a Visiting Consultant for the management of sports injuries, knee and shoulder arthroscopy.

His special areas of interest and focus are arthroscopic surgery, sports injury management and paediatric orthopaedics. He is adept in knee and shoulder arthroscopic procedures such as ligament reconstruction, stabilisation and cuff repair procedures (on the shoulder). He also specialises in arthroscopy on the mini joints such as elbow, ankle and wrist.

Dr Prasad’s interest in arthroscopy extends beyond practice to academia. He is involved in teaching arthroscopic procedures to younger orthopaedic surgeons. Dr Rudra Prasad has also presented papers on the subject at the national and state level.

Dr Prasad has consulted at several eminent institutions (such as HOSMAT, Sagar and Apollo) and currently heads the department of pediatric orthopaedics at Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health in Bangalore.

He is a life member of the Indian Orthopaedics Society and Indian Arthroscopic Society and member of Karnataka and Bangalore Orthopaedic Societies.