Orthopedic Doctor

Dr. Aditya Khemka

Dr. Aditya khemka - Orthopedic Doctor

Dr. Aditya Khemka is amongst the Best Orthopedic Doctor in Mumbai. He is currently practicing as a consultant in multiple Super Specialty hospitals all over Mumbai, India. He specializes in hip, knee, trauma and osseointegration surgery. He has a keen interest in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty (Joint Replacements), especial Total/Partial Femur Replacements. He is also a research scholar of the University of Notre Dame, Australia. Patients who got treatment from Dr. Aditya Khemkha leaves a review for his treatment as the best orthopedic doctor in Mumbai, check actual review of patients who got treatment from Dr. Aditya Khemka.

Dr. Khemka graduated from Greenlawns High School, Mumbai, India in 2001 and completed his initially years of junior college at Jai Hind College, Mumbai India. He studied medicine at K.J Somaiya Medical College & Research Centre, Mumbai, India from 2003 to 2009.
He then pursued his interest in surgical specialities by pursuing clerkships in Cardiothoracic Surgery, Bariatric Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery in the United States at prestigious institutions including the Yale New Haven Medical College & Hospital as well as the Brookdale University Hospital.
Dr. Khemka then joined Indian Orthopaedic Training in 2009 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, KLE University, Belgaum, Karnataka, India and obtained his degree in orthopaedics, MS (Orth), in 2012. He then took up Senior/Chief Registrar jobs at various municipal hospitals in Mumbai including The K.B. Bandra Babha Hospital and the J.J. Group of hospitals before joining Global Hospitals as a Senior Fellow in 2013.

Dr. Khemka went on to complete four post specialisation fellowships. First he attended a 3-year Royal Australasian College of Surgeons accredited fellowship overseas in Sydney, Australia with A/Prof Munjed Al Muderisin Lower Limb Arthroplasty, Arthroscopy and Osseointegration at the Norwest Private Hospital, Macquarie University Hospital, & the Sydney Adventist Hospitals. At the same time he completed a Doctorate (PhD) in Osseointegration & Novel techniques in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Notre Dame, Sydney, Australia. Dr. Khemka is one of the very few doctors in India who has completed a Ph.D. Orthopaedics which makes him one of the best orthopedic doctor in Mumbai, India.

He then moved to Nijmegen, The Netherlands where he completed a three month fellowship in Cemented Hip Arthroplasty with Prof. Jan Paul Frohlke, Dr. Wim Scheurs, at the Radboud University Hospital & Research Centre which is an Exeter, UK approved centre.

His third post was a 2 year MTI Senior Arthroplasty Fellowship in Revision Hip & Knee Arthroplasty and Sports Injury of the Knee at the Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals with Mr. Raghuraman Narayanasamy, Mr. Verne Jhonson, & Mr. Jose Bunola.

During Dr. Khemka’s time in training he attended several short-term courses and workshops, including:
  • Bioskills Navigated Knee Arthroplasty – Columbus / VEGA / E-motion – Ortho Pilot Bbraun Aesculap Cadaveric Workshop, Vienna, Austria, 19-21st September, 2016.
  • Bioskills Revision Hip Arthroplasty – TMARS, ZMR Zimmer Biomet Cadaveric Workshop, Newcastle Surgical Training Centre, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, United Kingdom, 7-8th September, 2016.
  • Bioskills Primary Hip Arthroplasty – ML Taper / CPT Stem / Cemented Cup Zimmer Biomet Cadaveric Workshop, Newcastle Surgical Training Centre, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, United Kingdom, 6-7th September, 2016.
  • Osseointegration Bone & Instrument Workshop: Osseointegration Group of Australia, Brisbane, Australia, 14th March, 2015
  • Cadaveric Workshop: Hip Replacement & Direct Anterior Approach, ARGO STRYKER, Melbourne, Australia, 27th& 28th August, 2014
  • Sports Injury Workshop: Management of ACL with LARS, CORIN, Sydney, Australia, 18th August, 2013

Dr. Khemka currently works as a Consultant in Hinduja Healthcare Surgical, Khar, Mumbai in addition to being a visiting surgeon at Bombay Hospital & Research Centre as well as Raheja Fortis, Mahim. He specialises in hip, knee and trauma surgery with particular interest in hip arthroplasty, knee arthroplasty and reconstruction of recurrent patellar dislocations. He is also one of the very few surgeons in the field of osseointegration surgery.

Dr. Khemka aims to maximize the number of patients, whose lives can be benefited through his areas of specialization in Orthopaedic Surgery. Till date he has conducted and assisted over 1000 such patients ranging from 6-month-old child to a British war veteran who was a victim of the land mine in Afghanistan.

He values a standard of care that is dynamic and reflects current evidence based medicine to optimize outcomes and provide the best of care for patients centered on compassion and respect. He promotes and participates in academic and clinical excellence through continued medical education, research and scientific publications.

He lives in Mumbai with his wife Shubhangi, a self employed business professional. He has introduced computerised Navigated Surgery and Robotic Osseointegration to India. Being only a handful of surgeons across the world who can perform osseointegration surgery, and the only Indian, the aim is to Improve this world class technique to India where amputees suffer from immense problems. Dr. Aditya Khemka has also a very strong hand as a hip replacement specialist and Knee replacement specialist in Mumbai

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an orthopedic doctor? What is an orthopedic surgeon?

An orthopedic doctor, also known as an orthopedist, is a medical doctor (MS) who specializes in the musculoskeletal system—bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves.  

Orthopedic surgeons are specialized in the musculoskeletal system; many orthopedists specialize in certain areas of the body, such as foot and ankle, hand and wrist, back, or neck and spine. Additionally, orthopedic doctors may focus on a specific field of orthopedics, like pediatrics, sports medicine, and trauma. 

When to see orthopedic?

  • Pain in muscles, tendons, or joints that lasts for more than a few days.
  • Trouble while performing normal functions, such as walking up a flight of stairs or lifting or carrying relatively light items.
  • Joint pain that worsens during periods of rest.
  • Swelling or bruising around a specific joint or injury location.
  • Signs of infection, which include heat, inflammation, fever, or redness.
  • Joint deformity.

How should I prepare for my orthopedic appointment?

  • Write Down Your Queries.
  • Keep a Record of Your Pain.
  • Bring Any Documents, Notes, and X-Rays from Other Doctors, A few days before your appointment.

What is the educational training of an orthopedic doctor?

Certified orthopedic surgeons have successfully completed a minimum of 11 years of formal education:

• Undergraduate: Two years of study in a college or university
• Medical School: Six years of study in a school of medicine
• Orthopedic Residency: Three years of study at a major medical institution

What is a fellowship-trained orthopedic doctor?

A fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon is a doctor who has completed a minimum of 11 years of education and has completed at least an additional year of specialty training in a specific field of orthopedic surgery in an accredited fellowship program.

There are fellowships in all areas of orthopedics, including foot and ankle, hand and wrist, back, and neck and spine. Additionally, orthopedic surgeons may focus on a specific field of orthopedics, like pediatrics, sports medicine, or trauma.

Dr. Khemka is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon in hip and knee surgery.

Specialised Treatments

Hip Replacement Surgery

The hip is a unique joint that is constructed like a ball-and-socket. Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Aditya Khemka, has formal training from United Kingdom and Australia in primary and revision hip surgery. He has a special interest in Revision and Total/Sub Total Femoral Hip Replacement Surgery.

Knee Replacement Surgery

Dr. Aditya Khemka conducts ACL reconstruction using anatomy preserving technology and total knee replacement using computerized navigation technology. He is specialize in knee replacement surgery.

Other Surgery

Other common surgeries include Paediatric Surgeries (Growth Plate Injuries, Elbow Reconstruction, Medical Patello-femoral ligament reconstruction for dislocating patella – knee cap), Bi/Tri Malleolar Ankle Fractures, Elbow Repair, Compound Fractures.