Dr. Shakir Kapadia is the Professor and Head of the Department of Orthopedics at Saifee Hospital since the inception of the hospital in the year 2005.

His main interest lies in reconstructive surgery in orthopedic oncology and joint replacement. Reconstructive surgery for tumors, cancer, poliomyelitis and complicated trauma are surgeries close to his heart and in a technologically well advanced institute like Saifee Hospital, the results are indeed rewarding for the patients.

He has improvised a technique of hip joint replacement surgery where in the patient can squat, sit on the floor, use the Asian toilet and carry out routine daily activities 6-8 weeks after surgery.

He also oversees the post graduate orthopedics teaching programs at Saifee Hospital.

He may be reached at 9820138165 / 022-67570229 between 1 pm to 5 pm.

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