Dr. Senthilvelan Rajagopalan
19 years of experience
Dr. Senthilvelan Rajagopalan is a pioneer and super-specialist in shoulder, elbow, and wrist surgeries. He is known for his expertise in holistic treatment of sports-related injuries including that of the knee, foot and ankle. Apart from sports-related injuries, he also provides customized treatments (including joint replacement surgeries as required) for arthritic conditions of the upper limb. He also undertakes wrist and small joint replacements and has extensive experience in treating hand injuries.
Dr. Senthil is proficient in arthroscopic sub-acromial decompressions, arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs, distal clavicle excision, arthroscopic instability repairs, elbow instability repairs, shoulder resurfacing procedures, elbow replacements, wrist arthroscopies, wrist arthrodesis, mid-carpal procedures, knee arthroscopic ligament reconstructions, knee replacements, and hip replacements.
He is one of the few surgeons in the country to have successfully performed shoulder reverse geometry replacements.
He has honed his skills in his areas of focus at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital, working with world-renowned names in these fields. To widen his exposure in his chosen field, Dr. Senthil also worked with some of the reputed shoulder and elbow surgeons in Germany and France.
He has worked in UK's largest joint replacement unit where he performed more than 500 Shoulder, Elbow, MCP, PIP joint replacements.
Trusted by his patients as a great and approachable surgeon, he is also held in high esteem by his peers. He has a very high success rate in using minimally-invasive (including arthroscopic) techniques.
Patients requiring speciality treatments who had to earlier travel abroad can now avail of Dr. Senthilâ??s expertise right here in Guwahati.