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SRMS Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS), Bareilly have scored an applauding & groundbreaking milestone in the field of Orthopedic Surgery by successfully performing First-ever ROBOTIC KNEE SURGERY (Knee Transplant) in our region, which is a game-changer in the world of Orthopedics. It was a history in the making as Orthopedic team of doctors at SRMS Hospital Bareilly flawlessly carried out a live demonstration of a Robotic Knee Transplant with their remarkable expertise & precision.

This historic feat was achieved during a 2-day SRMS Cadaveric Arthroplasty Course held at SRMS IMS recently that was organized by Department of Orthopedics, SRMS IMS in association with Uttar Pradesh Orthopedic Association (UPOA).
Dr Dhruv Goel, Assistant Professor at Department of Orthopedics, SRMS IMS assisted Dr Akshay Chandel, Consultant, Orthopedics & Joint Replacement, Max Super Specialty Hospital, Patparganj in the surgery. The very next day, team of SRMS IMS orthopedic surgeons, Dr Apser Khan ,Professor ; Dr Dhruv Goel & Dr Rahul Verma, Assistant Professor successfully performed three consecutive Robotic Knee surgeries under the able guidance of Dr Sanjay Gupta , Professor & Head , Orthopedics, SRMS IMS.

Dr Apser Khan remarked, “At SRMS IMS, we are proud to be at the forefront of medical innovation, providing cutting-edge treatments & elevating healthcare standards. We express our gratitude to all orthopedic surgeons who attended live demonstration & witnessed this groundbreaking surgical technique firsthand, which will undoubtedly benefit entire medical community.”

Speaking about it, Dr Dhruv Goel said, “The utilization of robotic technology has revolutionized the surgical procedure, ensuring greater accuracy, improved outcomes & quicker recovery time for patients. With robotic system's assistance, our surgeons were able to achieve unparalleled precision & perform the surgery efficiently. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to entire orthopedic team at SRMS Hospital Bareilly for their remarkable achievement! This Robotic assistance have opened up new possibilities for patients in need of knee transplants.”

Dr Rahul Verma quoted, “The robot adds an extra layer of personalization and precision and is especially beneficial for patients with prior knee trauma, surgeries, or deformities.”