Dr. Chirag Bhalvani

Dr. Chirag Bhalvani
Pediatric Orthopedician, Surat

MBBS

Dr. Chirag Bhalvani is one of the best pediatric orthopedic surgeons in India, who is known for his skill and expertise. Dr Chirag Bhalvani is very well known amongst his patients for his unique style, his ethical behavior, his flexibility, his charming nature, and most importantly his down-to-earth approach. Dr. Chirag is, at present, working as a Consultant Surgeon at the Sunshine Global Hospital and the the Baroda Heart & Multi Speciality Hospital, Bharuch. He is also a Consultant Surgeon at the Siddharth Pediatric Centre, Surat, which aims at supporting children with orthopedic and neuro-muscular problems.

Dr. Chirag's undertook his specialization education at the Christian Medical College in Vellore of Tamil Nadu, which is the next best institution after the AIIMS, Delhi. There, he pursued a specialty training in  a two-year structured postdoctoral fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedics.

As CMC was a busy tertiary care referral institution, he had the opportunity to acquire a vast clinical and surgical exposure to a variety of pediatric orthopedic conditions. He is also acquainted with many of the latest treatment techniques as a result of his constant and regular interaction with many overseas doctors.

He went to Australia for further specialization in pediatric orthopedics, where he learnt various new investigative and treatment methods for kids. He also underwent specialty training in cerebral palsy with gait analysis and surgical deformity correction.

He has received an award from the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of India for the best research paper on DDH in the year 2010.

Experience

Post Graduate registrar, Baroda Medical College and government hospital, Baroda July, 2003 -  June, 2006

Assistant Professor and full-time Orthopaedic Surgeon, SBKS Medical Institute & Research Centre and Dhiraj General Hospital, Baroda July, 2006 -  February, 2008

Registrar in Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics, Christian Medical College Hospital, vellore March, 2008 -  July, 2008

Post doctoral fellow , Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India., vellore August, 2008 -  July, 2010

Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic surgeon, SAACHI Children Hospital, surat December, 2010 -  Present

Specialities

  • Pediatric Orthopedics

  • Orthopedics

  • Pediatric Intensive Care

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures

  • Brachytherapy

  • Fracture Care

  • Neuromuscular Rehabilitation

  • Pediatric Counseling

  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Services

Expertise

Pediatric Orthopaedics

Education

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.), 2002, Baroda Medical College, Maharaja Sayajirao (MS) University of Baroda, Vadodra

Masters of Surgery (M.S.) in Orthopaedics, 2006, Baroda Medical College, Maharaja Sayajirao (MS) University of Baroda, Vadodra

Practice Information

SAACHI Children Hospital, Surat

SAACHI Children Hospital, Surat

Kapadia Health Club Road, OFF Majura Gate, Near Akashganga Appt, Sanskar Nagar, Athwa, Surat, Gujarat - 395002

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Worked on “Ultra-sonographic (Graf’s method) incidence of development of developmental dysplasia of hip and patterns of infantile hips in South Indian population: A pilot study” during the two year period of post doctoral fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedic at Christian Medical College, Vellore, India. 
  • Worked on ‘A Prospective Study of Open Reduction and Internal Fixation for Fracture of Lateral Humeral Condyle in Children’ during the period of 3 year residency in Orthopaedic (2006)
  • Awarded the POSI (Paediatric Orthopaedic Society of India) best paper prize for the year 2010 for presentation on “Is universal ultrasound screening for DDH relevant to south Indian population” at POSICON 2010 held at Hyderabad, India.
  • Ranked 11th at Baroda District level and 140th in Gujarat State out of 43739 students who appeared during that academic year in Gujarat State and was Awarded National Scholarship (1997)
  • Presented a poster on “Is universal ultrasound screening for DDH relevant to south Indian population” at the 8th Winter Symposium held at Christian Medical College, Vellore from Jan 11-14th 2010. 
  • Presented paper on “Osteofibrous dysplasia (OFD): Results of curettage and osteoinduction with bone grafting / substitute (tricalcium phosplate)” at POSICON 2009 held at Calcutta, India
  • Presented a free paper on “Outcomes of ORIF for Fracture of Lateral Humeral Condyle in Children”, at the POSICON 2008 held at Coimbatore, India. 
  • Presented a free paper on Outcomes of Open Reduction and Internal Fixation for Fracture of Lateral Humeral Condyle in Children, during the 25th annual conference of Gujarat Orthopaedic Association in Feb 2007 at Vapi, Gujarat.
  • Presented a free paper on ‘SIGN interlock nailing in management of closed Tibia fractures’ during the 24th annual conference of Gujarat Orthopaedic Association in Feb 2006 at Baroda.
  • Associate Life member of Paediatric Orthopaedic Society of India (POSI
  • Life member of Gujarat Orthopaedic Association (GOA)
  • Life member of Indian Medical Association (IMA).