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Dr. Sajan Hegde’s Profile

Dr. Sajan K. Hegde,
Senior Consultant Spine Surgeon   

Medical Education  
1980 :
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, Baroda Medical College, Maharaja Sayaji Rao University, Baroda. 

Postgraduate Education
1985:
Master of Surgery (Orthopaedics) Baroda Medical College, Maharaja Sayaji Rao University, Baroda

Professional Positions 
1985 to 1988
: Junior Consultant, P.D. Hinduja Sindhi Hospital, Bangalore 
1989 to 1994
: Consultant Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon, Madras Institute of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Vijaya Hospitals, Chennai
1994 till date:  Consultant Spine Surgeon Spine Service, Apollo Group of Hospitals.

Spine Surgery Fellowships / Residencies / Visiting Fellowships 
1989 - Cotrel Spine FellowshipUnit of Dr. D. Chopin Department of Spinal Surgery, Institut Calot, Berck-sur-mer, France (First Indian to receive the prestigious spine fellowship).

1989 - Resident in Spinal Surgery: Unit of Dr. D. Chopin, Department of Spinal Surgery, Institute Calot, Berck-sur-mer, France.

1991 - Visiting Surgeon: Unit of Dr. N. Passuti, Clinique Chirurgicale Orthopedique, Centre Hospitalier Regional Et Universitaire de Nantes Hospital, Saint – Jacques Nantes, France.

1992 - A.O. Spine Fellowship : Unit of Prof. W. Dick, Orthopaeische Universitatsklinik, Felix-Platter-Spital Basel, Switzerland.

1993 - Visiting Surgeon : Unit of Prof. Kim, Spine Center, Yongdong Severance Hospital, Seoul, South Korea.

1995 - Harms Spine Fellowship : Unit of Prof. Harms, Spine Centre, Klinikum, Karlsbad – Langensteinbach, Karlsbad, Germany. 

1995 - Visiting Surgeon : Unit of Dr. G. Tabasso, Clinica Orthopedica, University of Torino, Torino, Italy.

1995 - Visiting Surgeon : Unit of Dr. Harry Shufflebarger, Chief Spine Surgeon, Division of Spinal Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics, 1150, Campa Sano Avenue, Suite 300, Coral Gables, Florida, Miami  33146 USA.

1997 - Visiting Surgeon : Unit of Prof. Kaneda, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hokkaido University, School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan. 

1997 - Visiting Surgeon: Unit of Prof. Tomita, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan.

1998 - Visiting Surgeon : Unit of Dr. Henry Halm, Spine Unit, Department of Orthopaedic, Surgery, Munster, Germany.

1999 - Visiting Surgeon : Unit of Prof. Harms, Spine Centre Klinikum, Karlsbad – Langensteinbach, Karlsbad, Germany.

Membership of Professional Bodies, Associations 
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association (I.O.A)
  • Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI)
  • Groupe Internationale COTREL DUBOUSSET (GICD)
  • Spine trauma study group – USA

Fellowship of The National Board in Spine Surgery
– Examiner, 2004  

Some comments on Dr. Hegde’s spine work 
  • He has pioneered the use of many modern instrumentation systems, for Example, the Cotrel – Dubousset, the Moss Miami, The Ray cages (PLIF), the BAK cages and the Harms Mesh Systems in India.
  • His present repertoire of work covers almost the entire gamut of spinal disorders and includes deformity, low back, tumor, trauma, Infection & cervical spine surgery.
  • In deformity surgery, he has successfully managed a wide range of deformities from mild to the very severe using back, front back, multiple staged interventions. He is quite at home in the use of anterior as well as posterior instrumentation systems.
  • In the low back, he routinely tackle a variety of problems ranging from disk prolapse, to spondylolisthesis, failed back and salvage situations. I do complicated revision surgeries for instability and sagittal malalignment using back-front-back techniques in the same sitting. He is familiar with PLIF (BAK – cages), TLIF (Harms technique) and global fusion techniques
  • He has tackled variety of tumors including benign (eg. Hemangioma) and malignant (primary, secondary). He is familiar with vertebrectomy techniques and reconstruction using cages, grafts, etc.
  • He has tackled trauma using a wide variety of approaches concepts and implant systems, from the front and back.
  • He is frequently invited nationally as well as internationally to conduct
    workshops on modern spinal techniques and perform live demonstration surgeries.

He is credited with introducing Arthroplastic reconstruction of the lumbar and cervical discs with artificial discs in India.  A first for an Indian spine surgeon:

He has designed in collaboration with Medtronic Sofamor Danek (MSD) a comprehensive spinal instrumentation system for anterior fixation in a variety of spinal problems including spinal deformities, tumors, infections and injuries. The system is awaiting FDA clearance and will be marketed internationally by MSD. It is called “The Pegasus”.

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