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DR. DEBASIS CHAKRAVARTY

Consultant - Orthopedics
Dr. Debasis Chakravarty | Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Kolkata | Fortis Anandapur, Kolkata
Degrees

MBBS, M.S(Ortho), MRCS (Edin), FRCS (Trauma & Orth)

Location Fortis Hospital Anandapur, Kolkata
Work Experience

Over 20 Years

OPD SCHEDULE

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (10am to 3pm)

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Dr. Debasis Chakravarty is a well-renowned orthopaedic surgeon with more than 20 years of orthopaedic experience behind him.

He has special training in joint replacement (hips, knees, elbows, shoulders) and revision arthroplasty surgery.

Dr. Chakravarty qualified from Medical College and Hospitals, under University of Calcutta in 1992. He completed his Master of Surgery (MS) in Trauma & Orthopaedics from the same University in 1996. He passed the examination making him a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) of Edinburgh in 2001. He undertook higher surgical training in Peterborough & Stamford NHS Hospital, United Kingdom during which he was awarded the FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) in 2009.

He completed two pedigree fellowships:

AO Trauma Fellowship in 2007 with Professor Dr Andreas Wentzensen at the BG Unfallklinik, Ludwigshafen, a Level 1 Trauma Centre, Germany. This is one of the largest and most modern centres in Germany for the surgical treatment of the severely poly-traumatized patients. Dr. Chakravarty had wide exposure to trauma dealing mainly with poly-traumatized patients and became extremely proficient in the management of complex trauma.

Revision Arthroplasty Fellow, May 2013, Helios Endo-Klinik, Hamburg with Prof. Dr. Thorsten Gehrke with a focus on the treatment of prosthetic joint infection. The Endoklinik itself developed an unrivaled reputation for excellence in joint arthroplasty which has continued to the current day. It remains the most productive center in Europe performs more than 6000 hip and knee arthroplasties per annum. Approximately 1500 of these are revisions and up to 600 of these are for sepsis. The unit averages 30 joint replacements per day including revisions. There are about 4 septic revisions per day. During this time Dr. Chakravarty became proficient in dealing with severe deformities and bone loss in revision scenarios.

AREA OF EXPERTISE

  • He sees patients with complex problems requiring complex primary joint replacement of the hip, knee, elbow and shoulder as well as a revision (re-do) joint surgery for failed hip and knee joint replacements

  • Dr. Chakravarty performs Patello-femoral joint and Unicompartmental (partial) knee joint replacements under the appropriate clinical conditions

  • Dr. Chakravarty has a special interest in treating young patients with hip pathologies such as arthritis and AVN using hip preservation techniques and later un-cemented hip replacements and ceramic bearings when needed

  • He also offers Cell therapy using Bone Marrow Concentrate (BMC) for early arthritis and articular cartilage defects in hips and knees, including the use of PRP injections for sports injuries

  • Besides this, Dr. Chakravarty is an expert in treating all types of fractures and dislocations of the human skeleton

HONORS AND AWARDS

Dr. Chakravarty has several peer-reviewed publications in National and International journals. He has an excellent name as an erudite person well known for having several national and international podium presentations in his name.