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Dr. Tarun Kukreja

Dr. Tarun Kukreja - Orthopaedic Surgeon | Center Spine India

Orthopaedic Surgeon and Spine Specialist at Artemis Health Institute, Gurgaon, India



He completed his M.B.B.S. and M.S. in Orthopaedics from Pune (Dr D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth). Fellowship Trained Spine Surgeon

 from ONP Prime Hospital, Pune. He has special interest in Spine Surgery including spinal trauma, spinal infections, spinal tumour, spinal deformity & degenerative spinal conditions.

Licensure


Delhi Medical Council, Medical Council of India, Maharashtra Medical Council, Haryana Medical Council 



Professional Membership


AO Spine, Association of spine surgeons of India, SICOT Belgium, Pune Association of Spine Surgeon (PASS)



Special interests:
  • • Microscopic/endoscopic disectomies.
  • • Spinal Deformity correction.
  • • Spinal Tumor removal Surgery
  • • Radiofrequency nerve ablation.
  • • Minimally invasive spinal decompression Fusion.
  • • Cervical/lumbar spinal nerve root block.
Honors and Awards


Best Emerging Spine Surgeon, Delhi NCR 2019, by India’s Most Trusted Healthcare Awards- My Brand Better

Book Chapters (Co-authored)

ASSI monograph – Imaging in Spinal Tuberculosis
Vertebral artery in relationship to C1-C2 vertebrae
 



Publications
  • “Chronic Tendoachilles Rupture” – Med J DY Patil Univ2015;8:203
  • “Comparative Study For The Treatment Of Plantar Fasciitis By Corticosteroids Vs Platelet Rich Plasma – A Prospective Study Of 40 Cases”
  • Approved for Publication: “Surgical Management of Acromio-Clavicular Joint Disruption - A Prospective Study of 30 Cases”
  • Current research Project: “Correlation of Clinical and MRI Findings with Intra-operative Findings in Cases of Lumbar Prolapse Intervertebral Disc”
  • “Efficacy of Thromboprophylaxis in Surgery of Lower Limbs Especially Hip and Knee- A Prospective Study of 100 Cases”

Key Courses-
  • Spine Cadaver Courses at CTRF, AIIMS, New Delhi.
  • AOSpine Principles course in Hyderabad in 2017.
  • AOSpine Advanced Cadaver Specimen Course at AIIMS in 2017,
  • ASSI Cadaver Course at Gandhi Hospital, Hyderabad.
  • Attended and presented scientific papers at various State level, National and International orthopaedic and spine Conferences
Presentations
  • CME Talk at IMA Faridabad, 2019 - “Low Back Pain – Factors Affecting, Causes, Management”.
  • ICS Amritsar - Instructional Course In Spine 2018, “Tumors and Minimally invasive spine Surgery” - Poster presentation on MIS-TLIF vs Open TLIF
  • ICS Amritsar - Instructional Course In Spine 2018, “Tumors and Minimally invasive spine Surgery” – Paper Presentation on Spinal Tumors
  • . SICOT 2017, Cape Town, South Africa - Sports Medicine & Spine - JAM (Just a Minute) Session - Correlation of Clinical and MRI Findings with Intra-Operative Findings in Cases of Lumbar Prolapse Intervertebral Disc - A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 30 CASES
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress - Free Papers – Foot & Ankle - Comparative Study For The Treatment Of Plantar Fasciitis By Corticosteroids Vs Platelet Rich Plasma – A Prospective Study Of 40 Cases
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster - Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine – Knee – “RECONSTRUCTION OF ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT BY AUTOLOGOUS HAMSTRING VS. BONE PATELLA TENDON BONE AUTOGRAFT”
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster – MANAGEMENT OF AVASCULAR NECROSIS OF HIP WITH CORE DECOMPRESSION WITH AUTOLOGOUS CANCELLOUS BONE GRAFTING AND PLATELET RICH PLASMA
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster – CO-RELATION BETWEEN CLINICAL, MRI AND ARTHROSCOPIC FINDINGS IN MENISCAL TEAR -A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 30 CASES
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster – EFFICACY OF THROMBOPROPHYLAXIS IN SURGERY OF LOWER LIMBS ESPECIALLY HIP AND KNEE - A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 100 CASES
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster –TRANSFORAMINAL PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPIC DISCECTOMY IN LUMBAR DISC HERNIATIONS
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster –COMPARISON BETWEEN MOSS-MIAMI PEDICLE SCREW VS. HARTSHILL RECTANGLE INSTRUMENTATION FOR THE TREATMENT OF LUMBAR SPONDYLOLISTHESIS - A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 40 CASES.
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster – PEDICLE SCREW INSTRUMENTATION IN UNSTABLE THORACOLUMBAR SPINAL INJURIES - A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 30 CASES
  • 38th SICOT world Orthopaedic Congress, Cape Town South Africa, ePoster – TREATMENT OF PROXIMAL FEMUR FRACTURES IN ELDERLY PATIENTS BY CEMENTED HEMIARTHROPLASTY V/S PROXIMAL FEMORAL NAIL
  • Bombay Operative Spine Course - 2018
  • POSAC 2015, Pune Orthopaedic Society Annual Conference - poster presentation on “Bent Femoral Intramedullary nail- surgical technique of removal and revision”.
  • MOACON – 2015, Maharashtra Orthopaedic Association Conference – Free paper presentation on Plantar Fasciitis Treatment.
News & Updates

  1. Completely Paralyzed Cancer Patient Walks After Spine Surgery READ MORE >>
  2. Dr. Hitesh Garg conferred with 'Atal Swasthya Bhushan Samman' award 2019 December.
  3. Dr Himanshu Tyagi conferred 'Vishisth chikitsa ratan' award 2019 by Delhi Medical Council.
  4. Dr Tarun khukreja awarded ' Best emerging Spine surgeon' by MBB jury in June 2019 .
  5. Live demonstration of scoliosis correction surgery by Dr Hitesh Garg in Excel care hospital, Guwahati.
  6. 23 percent of IT professional suffer from neck pain. Times of India - 25th January 2019 READ MORE >>
  7. NMC Bill explained: Point of concerns Vs clarifications READ MORE >>
  8. Center for spine equipped with latest technology in the form of O-arm and Navigation technology

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