Dr Sajan Hegde
Dr Sajan Hegde,Senior Consultant  - Spine Surgery,

Dr Sajan Hegde

Senior Consultant - Spine Surgery

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Biography

Dr. Sajan K Hegde is a Senior Consultant – Spine Surgery at Apollo Cancer Centre Chennai. He has pioneered a wide variety of state-of-the-art procedures in the surgical management of spinal deformities, spondylolisthesis, and spinal tuberculosis. He is the first to have introduced robotic-assisted spine surgery in the Asia-Pacific region and is the only surgeon in India performing the revolutionary non-fusion scoliosis correction. He conducts a spinal fellowship program and is frequently invited both internationally and nationally to conduct workshops on advanced spinal techniques and talk on modern techniques in spinal surgery.

Areas of Expertise

  • Orthopedics
  • Spinal Deformity Corrections
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Robotic Spinal Surgeries
  • Infantile Scoliosis Corrections

Education & Training

  • MS (Orthopaedics)
  • Cotrel Spine Fellowship, Department of Spinal Surgery Institut Calot, Berck-sur-mer France
  • A.O. Spine Fellowship, Unit of Prof. W. Dick Orthopaeische Universitatsklinik Felix-Platter-Spital Basel, Switzerland
  • Harms Spine Fellowship, Unit of Prof. Harms Spine
  • Centre Klinikum, Karlsbad – Langensteinbach Karlsbad Germany

Professional Work

  • Senior Consultant – Spine Surgery, Apollo Cancer Centre, Chennai
  • Senior Consultant – Spine Surgeon, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai
  • Mentor and tutor for National Board trainees in the Spinal Fellowship Program at Apollo Hospitals
  • Visiting Consultant at various spine centres in Korea, France and Germany