DR. MANUJ WADHWA

Chairman
Paras Hospitals, Panchkula

Orthopedics & Joint Replacement

Language Spoken: Hindi, English

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About DR. MANUJ WADHWA

About DR. MANUJ WADHWA

Having performed over 40,000 joint replacement surgeries, Dr. Manuj Wadhwa is credited with performing the highest number of joints replacements surgeries, a feat recognized by Limca Book of World Records and 7 published records. He has been the recipient of the prestigious Ranawat Adult Joint Reconstruction Fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, USA with Dr. C. S. Ranawat (who operated upon former Prime Minister Mr. A. B. Vajpayee) and has undergone super specialty trainings in joint replacement at USA, U.K., Australia, Singapore, France, Germany and S. Korea, AIIMS Delhi, Hinduja Hospital Mumbai and several other leading hospitals in India and abroad. Dr. Wadhwa is responsible for launching FIRST DIGITAL ORTHO SUITE in Asia Pacific inaugurated by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Punjab. He has to his credit the launch of 30 years knee concept & Personal fit joint replacement in India & the Launch of high flexion knee & hip replacement, computer & CT based surgeries, shoulder, elbow & finger Joint replacements in North India. He is globally renowned designer surgeon for Knee and Hip Joint Implants.

Previous Experience

Previous Experience:

Previous Experience
  • Chairman & Executive Director, Ivy Elite Institutes of Orthopedics & Joint Replacement
  • Director & Head Orthopaedics – Fortis Hospital- Mohali, Amritsar
  • Director & Head Orthopaedics – Max Hospital- Mohali, Bathinda, Dehradun
Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships:

Professional Memberships
  • Indian Arthroplasty Association (IAA)
  • Indian Society of Hip and Knee Surgeons (ISHKS)
  • AO Alumni Association (AAOS)
  • Indo- German Orthopaedic Foundation (IGOF)
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
  • Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI)
  • North Zone Chapter of IOA (NZIOA)
  • Trauma Society of India (TSI)
  • Bombay Orthopaedic Society (BOS)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Education and Fellowships

Education and Fellowships:

Education and Fellowships
  • MBBS
  • MS, Orthopaedics (Govt. Medical College, Amritsar)
  • MCh, Orthopaedics (University of Dundee, U.K.)
  • Prestigious Ranawat Adult Joint Reconstruction Fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, USA.
Specialty Interests:

Specialty Interests::

Specialty Interests:
  • Joint Replacement
  • Complex Fractures
  • Arthroscopy of Knee and Shoulder
  • Geriatric Trauma including Hip Fractures
Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors:

Awards & Honors
  • LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2017 – Highest number of Joint Replacements, 2017 in a year
  • LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2016 – Highest number of Joint Replacements, 140 in a week
  • LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2016 – Highest number of Joint Replacements, 438 in a month
  • LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2016 – Highest number of Joint Replacements, 1001 in 84 days
  • LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2015 – Highest number of Joint Replacements in least time 1001 in 102 days
  • LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2015 – Highest number of Joint Replacements in a week- 114 in 7 days
  • LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS 2014- Global record of maximum number of joint replacements (331) by a single surgeon in a month (March 2013)
  • HEALTHCARE LEADER from Dainik Bhaskar for 2014
  • HEALTHCARE PIONEER by Times of India November 2013 and January 2015
  • BEST DOCTOR OF THE REGION- April 2013 by Senior Citizens Association and felicitation by Union Minister of Railways
  • “MAN OF THE YEAR ” by American Biographical Institute, U.S.A.
  • Selected and included in “THE CONTEMPORARY WHO’S WHO 2002/2003” (an internationally credited volume providing biographical credentials of outstanding personalities throughout the world)
  • RASHTRIYA RATTAN AWARD
  • RAJIV GANDHI SHIROMANI AWARD
Research and Publications

Research and Publications:

Research and Publications
  • BIOMECHANICAL MODEL OF ROTATOR CUFF – Estimation of muscle forces and patterns of pressure on gleno-humeral joint (Abstract published in supplement of JBJS – B 2005)
  • Role of Cannulated Screws &TBW in Fractures of Patella published in “Orthopaedics Update”
  • ORIF of Humeral Shaft fractures with 4.5mmBroad Titanium LC-DCP published in “Orthopaedics Update”
  • Role of Cannulated Screws &TBW in Fractures of Patella published in “Punjab Journal of Orthopaedics” January
  • ORIF of Humeral Shaft fractures with 4.5mmBroad Titanium LC-DCP published in “Punjab Journal of Orthopaedics”
  • Role of Cannulated Screws &TBW in Fractures of Patella published in “Orthopaedics Today” 2001
  • ORIF of Humeral Shaft fractures with 4.5mmBroad Titanium LC-DCP published in “Orthopaedics Today” 2001
  • Designer surgeon in MEERKAT project- designing TKR instrumentation for Depuy for South East Asian population.
  • Designer surgeon in INDOGEN PROJECT for Anthem Knee Implant – designing TKR implant and instrumentation for Smith Nephew
  • Principal Investigator in BMS Phase IV, open label, Multi- center study to evaluate safety of Apixaban in Indian subjects undergoing Elective TKR or THR
  • Principal Investigator in XAMOS Trial- Xarelto in the prophylaxis of post surgical venous thromboembolism after elective major orthopaedic surgery of Hip and knee
  • Principal Investigator In Study title: A Phase III randomized, parallel group, double-blind, active controlled study to investigate the efficacy and safety of oral 220 mg dabigatran etexilate (110 mg on the day of surgery followed by 220 mg once daily) compared to subcutaneous 40 mg enoxaparin once daily for 28-35 days in prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients following primary elective total hip arthroplasty. (RE-NOVATE II).
  • Principal Investigator In Study title: A Phase II b Randomized, Double-Blind, Double-Dummy, Parallel Group study to compare YM150 bid and qd Doses and Enoxaparin for Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Subjects Undergoing Elective Hip Replacement Surgey in 2009
  • BIOMECHANICAL MODEL OF ROTATOR CUFF – Estimation of muscle forces and patterns of pressure on gleno-humeral joint (As thesis for MCh )
  • MOBILE BEARING Total Knee Replacement in deformed knees
  • ORIF of Humeral Shaft Fractures with 4.5mm Broad Titanium LC-DCP(Presented as thesis for M.S)
    Role of Cannulated Screws &TBW in Fractures of Patella