Dr. Ravi Nayak is an accomplished orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the treatment of joint disorders. He has been trained extensively in India and abroad, and has numerous successful surgeries to his credit. He is committed to delivering world class treatment to enable his patients achieve a better lifestyle.

    Dr. Nayak specializes in surgery of the knee, hip and shoulder. He treats the entire gamut of joint disorders ranging from reconstructive surgery to keyhole surgery (arthroscopy) to joint replacement.

    In the field of joint replacement, Dr. Nayak has numerous publications in International journals and has co-authored various surgical techniques. He has been designated an International Scholar by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons(AAOS), USA in recognition of his work in this highly specialised field.

    Dr. Nayak has performed various succesful knee and hip replacement surgeries in India and abroad. He utilises the latest surgical techniques, including computer navigation, blood preserving techniques, minimally invasive techniques, tissue preserving techniques and early rehabilitation.

    He is also an accomplished sports surgeon and performs the latest arthroscopic techniques for the knee and the shoulder.

    Dr. Nayak has been a visiting surgeon to the Prestigious New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases and trained under the famous knee replacement surgeon, Dr. Frederick F. Jaffe, MD, FACS. He has also trained at Advanced Orthopaedic Associates, Kansas in Joint Replacement and Arthroscopy. He has trained at the nationally recognised orthopaedic centre at Klinikum Karlsruhe in Germany.

    Dr. Nayak is an internationally recognised surgeon and has been acknowledged by American and German orthopaedic communities.

Natural Sources of Vitamin D

Posted 2/4/2017

Vitamin D deficiency is very common in our population inspite of the presence of abundant sunlight. We need to understand how to gain sufficient Vitamin D from natural sources.

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Sports after Total Knee Replacement

Posted 9/10/2016

Can a person who has got a total knee replacement done participate in physical activities ?

The following is a list of sports that one can participate in after a total knee replacement :

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Dr. Nayak invited by the International Congress for Joint Replacement to talk on Knee Replacement

Posted 8/14/2016

Dr. Nayak was invited by the International Congress for Joint Replacement to present his ingenious research on Knee Replacement at the Annual Pan-Pacific Orthopaedic Conference in Hawaii, USA

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Mastering Total Knee Replacement - The Art & Science of Joint Replacement

Posted 3/20/2016

Dr. Ravi Nayak was invited as National Faculty at the popular course on The Art & Science of Total Knee Replacement conducted in Visakhapatnam under the aegis of the Andhra Pradesh Medical Council & the Orthopaedic Surgeons Society of Andhra Pradesh.

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How to avoid running injuries

Posted 1/21/2016

A highly successful edition of the Mumbai Marathon is now behind us. This event saw the enthusiastic participation of thousands of health conscious runners. Appropriate training and D-day precautions ensure an injury free run for most people. However, there are nagging problems in many runners, which should receive attention if they persist for a long time.

Let’s see what are the most common injuries in runners:

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Calcium Rich Foods

Posted 1/11/2016

Our diet should be balanced, and in addition to proteins, carbohydrates and fats, attention has to be paid to the other elements necessary for good health esp. calcium.

Given below is a list of calcium rich foods, which should be incorporated into the daily diet. This should be complementary to the diet followed for any other medical conditions, eg. diabetes, thyroid, etc.

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Arthritis Outreach Program : Strategies for Prevention & Management

Article on Knee pain in Bombay Times by Dr. Ravi Nayak, Knee Replacement Surgeon, Mumbai

Knee Arthritis & BMD Camp in Mumbai by Dr. Ravi Nayak, Knee Replacement Surgeon, Mumbai

Posted 5/4/2015

Knee arthritis and BMD camp in Mulund, Mumbai

Dr. Ravi Nayak conducted a camp for a leading Women's Health Advocacy group in Mulund on April 24. The camp focussed on assessing bone quality of the group members using a Bone Mineral Densitometer, followed by an orthopaedic check up by Dr. Nayak. A large number of women, of all ages, participated in this camp. They derived benefit from the vast knowledge and experience of Dr. Nayak in the field of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis. Dr. Nayak talked extensively on preventing osteoporosis, and on tackling osteoarthritis for a better lifestyle. On behalf of the ladies, Mrs. Meetaben Joshi, Chairperson of the Women's welfare society, expressed her gratitude towards Dr. Nayak for devoting his time and efforts for a noble cause.

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Tips to prevent arthritis

Posted 6/20/2014

With a huge aging population, arthritis has become one of the major health care concerns in our country. But is there anything that can be done to avoid this debilitating condition?

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