MS (Ortho), DNB (Ortho), FRCS (Orth)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Fortis Hospital, Cunningham Road, Bangalore
Total hip & knee replacement relieves joint pain of rheumatoid & osteoarthritis. Dr. Kulkarni is orthopedic surgeon specialized in total hip & knee replacement arthroplasty, shoulder surgery, arthroscopy & sports medicine at Fortis Hospital, Cunningham Road, Bangalore.
Dr. Jayateerth W. Kulkarni underwent his professional training in India, the UK and Canada.
He is specialized in replacement of hip, knee, shoulder, elbow and other joints.
He is also specialized in arthroscopy of the knee, shoulder and other joints (sports medicine)
He is also trained in complex trauma surgery (fracture surgery).
He is practicing in Fortis Hospital, Cunningham road, Bangalore.
Arthritis is a painful condition resulting from wearing of joint surfaces. It is associated with loss of movements and deformity.
Total joint replacement (arthroplasty) relieves the pain, restores motion and corrects the deformities. It is a major advance in the treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
There have been a number of developments in the field of joint replacement such as minimally invasive surgery, computer navigation, patient-specific (custom-fit) replacement; newer prosthetic designs like hip resurfacing, partial knee replacement, patello-femoral replacement, trabecular metal augments, etc. Dr. Kulkarni has the training and exposure to these and uses them in his clinical practice.