MD: Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India, 1998.
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery: Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India, 2002.
Fellowship: Pediatric Orthopedics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2006-2007.
Fellowship: Spine Surgery, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2007-2008.
Board Certification: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 2015.
Spinal deformities; minimally invasive spine surgeries; spine growth modulation (staples & tether); pediatric cervical spine; neurofibromatosis; early onset scoliosis (magec rods, VEPTR); limb lengthening and reconstruction
Orthopaedic Surgery, Neuromuscular Disorders, Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction, Spine
Spine growth modulation; correction of spine deformity; scoliosis and pulmonary functions
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Periapical-dropout Screws Strategy For 3-Dimensional Correction of Lenke 1 Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis in Patients Treated by Posterior Spinal Fusion. Clinical Spine Surgery. 2019; 32:E359-E365.
Extensor Tendon Injury Associated With Dorsal Entry Flexible Nailing of Radial Shaft Fractures in Children: A Report of 5 New Cases and Review of the Literature. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2019; 39:163-168.
Observed Length Increases of Magnetically Controlled Growing Rods are Lower Than Programmed. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2018; 38:e133-e137.
Cost-effectiveness of intravenous acetaminophen and ketorolac in adolescents undergoing idiopathic scoliosis surgery. Paediatric Anaesthesia. 2018; 28:237-248.
Growing Rods Are an Effective Fusionless Method of Controlling Early-Onset Scoliosis Associated With Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (NF1): A Multicenter Retrospective Case Series. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2017; 37:e612-e618.
Rereduction for Redisplacement of Both-Bone Forearm Shaft Fractures in Children. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2016; 36:405-409.
Etiology of Lower Limb Deformity. Pediatric Lower Limb Deformities. 2016.
Growth Modulation Techniques: Titanium Clip-Screw Implant System (HemiBridge). The Growing Spine. 2016.
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