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Academics

  • Karnataka Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore.
    • MBBS: 2002
    • Diploma in Orthopaedics: 2006
  • Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences, Thiruvalla, Kerala.
    • DNB – Orthopaedics: 2008

Medical Registration No & Date

  • 63398: 22-08-2002, Karnataka Medical Council.
  • 2012/06/1659: 12-06-2012, Maharashtra Medical Council.

Current Position

  • Sept 2012 – Till Date: Associate Spine Consultant – with Dr. S. Y. Bhojraj, Lilavati Hospital, Breach Candy Hospital, V. N. Desai Hospital.

Experiences & Fellowships

  • ASSI Inland Traveling Fellowship (Oct / Nov 2013):
    • Park Clinic, Kolkata with Dr. Saumyajit Basu
    • AIIMS, New Delhi with Prof. Arvind Jayaswal
    • ISIC, New Delhi with Dr. H. Chabbra
    • Gangaram Hospital, New Delhi with Dr. Shankar Acharya
  • Spine Research Associate (July 2011 – Aug 2012):
    • P. D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC, Mumbai.
  • SpineSmith International Spine Surgery Fellowship (Mar 2011 – July 2011):
    • San Antonio / Bryan-College Station, Texas, USA
  • Advanced Spine Fellowship (Aug 2010 – Feb 2011):
    • P. D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC, Mumbai
  • Association of Spine Surgeons of India, National Fellowship (Feb 2010 – July 2010):
    • (Was the in-charge of the Tuberculosis spine cases registry) SPINE UNIT- P. D. HINDUJA HOSPITAL MUMBAI
  • Research fellowship in Spine (Feb 2009 – Jan 2010):
    • P. D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC, Mumbai
  • Observership in Spine Surgery under Dr. Abhay Nene (Aug 2008 – Jan 2009):
    • P. D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC, Mumbai

Interests

  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Reconstructive spine surgery
  • Cervical spine surgery

Memberships

  • ASSOCIATION OF SPINE SURGEONS OF INDIA (ASSI) – Co-opted member (Social Wing)
  • INDIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION (IOA)
  • BOMBAY ORTHOPAEDIC SOCIETY (BOS)
  • TRAUMA LIFE SUPPORT SOCIETY OF INDIA

Publications: (International/National)

  • Surgical patterns in osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures – Eur Spine J – DOI 10.1007/s00586-012-2508-4.
  • “Post Vertebroplasty Instability – Report of 5 cases” – Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine. DOI: 10.3171/2011.12.SPINE11671
  • “Role of Low cost Indian implants in our practice – Our experience with 1572 pedicle screws” – European Spine Journal. DOI 10.1007/s00586-011-1914-3
  • Written a chapter – “TB Spine – Microbiology & Pathology” in ASSI Textbook of Spine.
  • “Outcome of single level instrumented posterior lumbar interbody fusion using corticocancellous laminectomy bone chips” – Indian Journal of Orthopaedics. DOI: 10.4103/0019-5413.87117.
  • “Drug resistance pattern in 111 cases of drug resistant tuberculosis spine” – European Spine Journal. DOI: 10.1007/s00586-012-2154-x

Paper Presentations

  • ASSICON 2013
  • ASSICON 2011 – Efficacy of CT-Guided Biopsy in Spinal Lesions.
  • ISCOS 2010 – Perioperative adverse events in 900 consecutive spine surgeries by a single surgeon.
  • ICS 2010 – Perioperative adverse events in 900 consecutive spine surgeries by a single surgeon.
  • ASSICON 2010 – Morbidity and Mortality of spine surgery in elderly patients.
  • WIROC 2009 – Vertebroplasty – Happily ever after? Delayed complications of Vertebroplasty.
  • Won the best paper presentation at the annual research meet of P. D. Hinduja hospital for Vertebroplasty – Happily ever after? Delayed complications of Vertebroplasty.

CME’s Attended

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Workshop – May 2014 – Mumbai
  • SRS & ASSICON 2014 – Kolkata
  • WIROC 2013 – Spine Surgery Live Demo – Coordinator
  • ICS 2013 – Kodai – Moderator for breakaway session
  • Ganga Operative Course 2013, Coimbatore.
  • ASSICON 2013, Kochi
  • WIROC 2012, Mumbai
  • Cadaveric Workshop on Minimally invasive TLIF and Pedicle screw fixation, Chula Lab, Bangkok.
  • ASSICON 2012, New Delhi
  • WIROC 2011, Mumbai
  • AO Spine Masters Symposium, Mumbai.
  • Cadaveric workshop on C1C2 fixation, cervical laminoplasty and cervical lateral mass screw fixation by Prof. Futoshi Suetsuna at VS Hospital and NHL municipal medical college.
  • Cadaveric workshop at Depuy World headquarters, Raynham, MA, USA.
  • Cadaveric workshop on AxiaLIF – Houston, Texas, USA.
  • Cadaveric Workshop on cervical pedicle Screw fixation by Prof. Abumi – BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai
  • ASSICON 2011, Mumbai – Faculty
  • WIROC 2010, Mumbai
  • ISCoS 2010, New Delhi
  • AO Spine Principle course 2010, New Delhi
  • ICS 2010, Mysore
  • ASSICON 2010, Nagpur
  • WIROC 2009, Mumbai
  • KOACON 2008, Calicut
  • IOACON 2006, Agra

CME’s Conducted

  • Advanced Deformity Live Surgical Seminar, V. N. Desai Municipal Hospital, Santacruz, Mumbai – November 2013
  • Scoliosis Workshop, Govt Medical College, Goa – October 2013
  • Live surgical demo – “Minimally invasive Lumbar Spine Surgery – The power of thinking Small – A live Surgical Demo – AxiaLIF & MIS TLIF” – by Dr. Mukund Gundanna, Texas, USA – July 2009
  • “Management Issues in Spinal Trauma – Show Me The Evidence!!” – by Dr. Rajiv Sethi, Associate Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon, Spinal Deformity and Complex Reconstruction, Department of Neurosurgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA. – December 2009
  • Live Surgical demo – “Advances in Fusion Techniques in Spine Surgery – Stem Cells for fusion in a case of TLIF” – by Dr. Mukund Gundanna, Texas, USA – Jan 2010
  • Live surgical demo – “From Fusion to Motion Artificial Cervical Disc Replacement” by Dr. Paul Thng, Sr. Consultant, Changi General Hospital, Singapore – Feb 2010
  • Live surgical demo – “Cervical Disc Replacement – ‘Ceramic on Ceramic’” – by Prof. Aymen Ramadan, Geneva, Switzerland.

References

  • Dr. Shekhar Y Bhojraj
    • Consultant Spine Surgeon, Lilavati Hospital, Bandra, Mumbai
    • Mob No.: +91-98210 64458
    • Email: drsybhojraj@gmail.com
  • Dr. Abhay M Nene
    • Consultant Spine Surgeon, P. D. Hinduja Hospital, Mahim, Mumbai
    • Mob No.: +91-98214 71736
    • Email: abhaynene@yahoo.com
  • Dr. Sameer Dalvie
    • Consultant Spine Surgeon, P. D. Hinduja Hospital, Mahim, Mumbai
    • Mob No.: +91-98204 21503

Dr. Premik Nagad

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