24 Hours
0141-2378001, 0141- 2379779
9.00 AM - 6.00 PM


The Institute of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement at S R Kalla Hospital provides comprehensive care for all orthopedic problems. It is an integrated centre for different specialties like trauma management, spine, joint replacement & sports medicine. Surgeons at the department, with diverse expertise, are committed to provide effective solutions to the people for a range of orthopedic problems. Minimally invasive and key-hole procedures are used whenever possible to reduce pain and ensure a speed recovery.

Trauma Management Support

Our orthopedic surgeons are immensely experienced in managing extreme trauma conditions, particularly those caused by severe accidents. The highly experienced orthopedic doctors work in sync with the multi-specialty teams for alleviating pain and suffering of the patients.

Joint Replacement

The department has a well-qualified and widely experienced orthopedics team with expertise in joint reconstruction and latest arthroscopic procedures. It offers treatment procedures, pre-operative and post-operative care measures devised to provide maximum comfort and convenience to patients. Joint replacement, as a centre of excellence at Kalla Hospital, hosts a dedicated Operation Theatre, ICU and is supported by highly skilled and specially trained support staff.

Knee Joint Replacement

Most total knee replacement surgeries are executed by the minimally invasive approach that provide multiple benefits to patients mainly in terms of faster recovery, shorter hospital stay and incidental impact on cost and comfort Joint replacement is an inevitable solution for worn out joints, as it ensures painless mobility and allows the patient to get back to near-normal activity levels. Joint replacement, as a centre of excellence at Kalla Hospital, hosts a dedicated Operation Theatre and ICU and is supported by highly skilled and specially trained support staff.

Hip Joint Resurfacing

Failing joints, if diagnosed early, only need hip resurfacing surgery to regain normal flexibility without pain. Kalla Hospital focuses keenly on inculcating early intervention practices across disease zones.

Revision Joint Replacement

The expertise combined with the experience of the surgeons and the facilities available at Kalla Hospital enables carrying out revision joint replacement without any complications.

Sports Medicines

The department of sports medicine offers treatment for sports related injuries in the shoulder and knee joints. Highly experienced doctors use the latest and sophisticated arthroscopic equipment to ensure the best possible treatment.


Shoulder injuries including Rotator Cuff Tears, Labral Tears, Dislocations, Instability, Impingement, A-C Joint Arthritis, and Shoulder Joint Arthritis are treated on a routine basis. All procedures are performed arthroscopically (key hole surgery) thus minimizing pain and enhancing recovery.

Knee Surgery

Knee Surgery Keyhole arthroscopic procedures like complete arthroscopic ACL reconstructions, meniscal repairs and cartilage repairs are performed at the department. A complete post-operative rehabilitation protocol is provided for the enhanced recovery of the patient.

Key Specialists

Dr. Rahul Katta MBBS MS McH