Department Of Orthopedics


The Department of Orthopaedics was established at R.L. Jalappa Hospital and Research Centre in 1988 and has progressed well from its initial stages, to a fully equipped department with skilled faculty providing comphrensive trauma care and sub-speciality services. The Dept has 3 Units and each unit has 2 OPD along with speciality clinics and 2 OT days per week.

Orthopaedic wards have total bed strength of 110. We have exclusive Orthopaedic operation theatres with laminar air flow, with C-Arm’s and all the required instrumentation and implants.

  • Professionalism
  • Practice-Based Learning And Improvement
  • Interpersonal And Communication Skills
  • Contemporary Advances And Developments In Medical Sciences
  • Recognizing The Health Needs Of The Patient And Family And Carries Out Professional
  • Obligations In Keeping With Principles of The National Health Policy And Professional Ethics.

Postgraduate Courses

  • MS (Orthopedics)

Thrust Areas
  • Polytrauma Management
  • Management of Complex Fractures including Pelvis and Acetabulum
  • Orthobiologics in Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Surgeries
Awards And Achivements