Joint Replacement Surgery & Sports Medicine


Our Division specializes in the following orthopedic and sports medicine procedures:

Treatment of Arthritis – Joint Replacement

  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Surface Replacement
  • Hemi humeral Head Replacement
  • Hemiarthroplasty – Hip
  • Revision Replacement – Hip and Knee


Arthroplasty : Primary and Revision joint replacement of hip , knee and shoulder using state of the art hard bearings with surface replacement as well as modular and current proximal loading hip replacement are done routinely.

Knee : Primary and Revision replacements are done using Fixed bearing, Rotating bearing as well as high flexion are routinely used. Revision replacements using constrained knee design as well as modular rotating bearing are used.

Shoulder : Humeral head replacements, Surface Replacements and Total Shoulder Joint Replacements are done.



1. Dr. Jacob Varghese Director, VPS Lakeshore Orthopedic Centre & Chief of Division of Joint Replacement & Sports Injuries
2. Dr. Bipin Theruvil Sr. Consultant
3. Dr. Appu Benny Thomas Specialist
4. Dr. George Jacob Sr. Registrar


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