Department of Orthopaedics
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The Department of Orthopaedics at SMIMS was established in 2001 and it involves the study of musculoskeletal system.
Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders, or the art of correcting and preventing deformities in children. The correction of spinal and bony deformities became the cornerstone of orthopedic practice.
The department works in close collaboration with other departments and specialists.
Dept. of Orthopedic. Well-developed department with state of the art learning facilities , Operation theatre and one of the best institute in the north-east region.”
Dr Papa Naik
Professor and Head
The area of research include: • Ethnic evaluation of osteoarthritis in Sikkim. • Evaluation of osteoarthritis in the elderly. • Community based approach to trauma care in the hills. • Conservative management of low back pain in the mountainous region.
The campus has first-rate facilities like laboratories, workshops and practice school for hands-on learning. There are also cafeterias, and transport facility for students' ease.
Quotes Sikkim Manipal University has not only helped us to enhance our knowledge but helped us in the overall development.”
Quotes Sikkim Manipal University has truly inspired my choice of career and has helped me to be motivated in every situation.”
SMU means something great for me since it provides me such a big chance to explore the field of education.”
The four years spent in SMIT were a life time experience, making my career, making friends, having fun etc.”
DR. BHIM PRASAD DHAKAL JOINS SMIMS AS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok, Sikkim