Dr.M.S. Dhillon Orthopedic Surgeon in Chandigarh

Dr.M.S. Dhillon

Orthopedic Surgeon, Chandigarh

MBBS, MS(Ortho),FAMS, FRCS (Eng)

  • 36 Years Experience
  • 1 Hospital


Dr. Mandeep S Dhillon is currently the Professor and Head, Deptt of Orthopaedic Surgery PGIMER Chandigarh
He is also Head of Deptt of Physical Medicine &Rehabilitation, and is the Consultant Incharge, Sports Medicine Clinic of the PGIMER
  • President Indian Orthopaedic Association (2018)
  • Chairman Research, AO Trauma (Asia Pacific)
  • Founder President Indian Biological Orthopaedics Society
  • Past President Indian Arthroplasty Association
  • Past President Indian Association for Sports Medicine
  • Past President Indian Foot & Ankle Society
He has focussed interests on Sports Injury management arthroscopic procedures,  Joint replacements, Sports Medicine and Foot & Ankle Surgery

  • Languages : Hindi, English, Punjabi


Consultant Surgeon, PGIMER, Chandigarh 1990 -  Present

Head of Orthopaedics, Apollo Hospitals, Colombo January, 2003 -  Present


  • Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedics

  • Sports Injuries

  • Sports Medicine

  • Knee Surgery

  • Osteo Arthritis Knee

  • Arthroscopy

  • Orthopedics & Traumatology

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


  • Achilles Tendinitis

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture

  • Adhesive Capsulitis

  • Adhesive Capsulitis of Shoulder

  • Ankle Disorders


  • Arthroscopy
  • Joint replacement 
  • Foot and Ankle problems
  • Sports related problems 


  • MS (Ortho) from Govt. Medical College, Patiala, India
  • Post Graduate Institute Chandigarh where he obtained the MNAMS
  • Selected for Johnson & Johnson Fellowship of IOA 1991
  • E. Merck Fellowship of Bombay Orthopaedic Society, 1991
  • Selected For RANAWAT FOUNDATION Fellowship,1990,1992
  • Visiting Lecturer, National University Hospital, Singapore, 1993
  • A.O. Fellow, Universitat Klinikum Stegelitz, Berlin, Germany 1994
  • A.A.D.O. Fellow, Prince of Wales Hospital, HongKong, 1995
  • WOC/SICOT Fellowship, Sydney, Australia, April 1999
  • AADO Fellow, Edinburgh Trauma Symposium, August 1999
  • INOR Fellowship of IOA, BOA meet, London, UK, 2000
  • AADO Fellow, 2006 USA (did not go) 2007 St Petersburg, Russia

Practice Information

Achievements & Contributions

  • Faculty Member - AO Course. Delhi, 1997
  • Guest Faculty - 2nd International Conference on Orthopaedic Oncology. Chennai, 1997
  • Editor, Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery-Asia Pacific Editor, Journal of Postgraduate Medicine, Education & Research   
  • IOS UK Fellowship: UK Sept 2009
  • Visiting Professor University of Texas, Galveston, USA 2018
  • Visiting Professor McMaster University, Canada 2013
  • Best Paper Award from X Annual Conference of N.Zone IOA, Simla, 1991
  • Best Paper Award from XII Annual Conference of N.Zone IOA, Rohtak 1993
  • Srp Gold Medal (Best paper) from VIII Conference IFS IOACON, Bhopal, 1993
  • Best Paper Award from Foot Society Conference, IOACON, Ahmedabad, 2001
  • Best Paper Award from Indian Journal Of Orthopaedics, 2002 (Bakshi Gold Medal)
  • He has more than 400 major publications to his credit and has presented at International meeting more than 300 times
  • Treatment with platelet-rich plasma is more effective than placebo for knee osteoarthritis: a prospective, double-blind, randomized trial.Patel S, Dhillon MS, Aggarwal S, Marwaha N, Jain A.Am J Sports Med. 2013 Feb;41(2):356-64. doi: 10.1177/0363546512471299. Epub 2013 Jan 8.PMID: 23299850
  • Can Platelet rich plasma stimulate human ACL growth in culture? A preliminary experience.Dhillon MS, Karna SK, Dhatt SS, Behera P, Bhatia A.Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2015 Oct 20;5(3):156-61. doi: 10.11138/mltj/2015.5.3.156. eCollection 2015 Jul-Sep.
  • Premature epiphyseal fusions in beta thalassaemia.Basanagoudar PL, Gill SS, Dhillon MS, Marwaha RK.Acta Orthop Belg. 2010 Feb;76(1):114-9.PMID: 20306975 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations
  • Is there a need for reconstruction after excision of the distal ulna for giant-cell tumour?Dhillon MS, Saini R, Gill SS.Acta Orthop Belg. 2010 Feb;76(1):30-7.PMID: 20306961 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations
  • Immunohistological evaluation of proprioceptive potential of the residual stump of injured anterior cruciate ligaments (ACL).Dhillon MS, Bali K, Vasistha RK.Int Orthop. 2010 Jun;34(5):737-41. Epub 2010 Feb 5.PMID: 20135121 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations
  • Resolving controversies in hip fracture care: the need for large collaborative trials in hip fractures.Bhandari M, Sprague S, Schemitsch EH; International Hip Fracture Research Collaborative.J Orthop Trauma. 2009 Jul;23(6):479-84. Review.PMID: 19550238 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations
  • Results of dorsal approach in surgical correction of congenital vertical talus: an Indian experience.Saini R, Gill SS, Dhillon MS, Goyal T, Wardak E, Prasad P.J Pediatr Orthop B. 2009 Mar;18(2):63-8.PMID: 19106803 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Related citations
  • Preliminary experience with biodegradable implants for fracture fixation. Dhillon MS, Prabhakar S, Prasanna C.Indian J Orthop. 2008 Jul;42(3):319-22. PMID: 19753159 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Free textRelated citations
  • Femoral neck fractures. Sandhu HS, Dhillon MS, Jain AK. Indian J Orthop. 2008 Jan;42(1):1-2. No abstract available.PMID: 19823647 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Free textRelated citations
  • Open reduction and internal fixation compared with ORIF and primary subtalar arthrodesis for treatment of sanders type IV calcaneal fractures: a randomized multicenter trial.Dhillon MS, Gahlot N, Sharma S.J Orthop Trauma. 2014 Dec;28(12):e301-2. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000000243. No abstract available.PMID: 25329917
  • Member Of The Scientific Committee On Sports Medicine For Isakos
  • Member Of The Medical Commission Of The Indian Olympic Association
  • Member, PG Examination Board, Punjab University, Chandigarh
  • Member, Disability Assessment Board, PGIMER (Chandigarh)
  • Member, Purchase Scrutiny Committees, Ortho. Dept.PGIMER (Chandigarh)
  • Member, Operation Theatre Management Committee PGIMER (Chandigarh)
  • Member SICOT (Societe Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopaedique et de Traumatologie)
  • Member ISAKOS (Member,International Society for Arthroscopy,Knee Surgery,and Sports Medicine)
  • Member Asian Federation of Sports Medicine
  • Life Member AFICOT (France) - Association Franco-Indienne De Chirurgie Orthopaedic que et Traumatologie
  • Life Member World Orthopaedic Concern
  • Member Asian Association of Dynamic Osteosynthesis
  • Member A.O. Alumini
  • Member European Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy
  • Member International Bone and Joint Tuberculosis Society
  • Member New York Academy of Sciences
  • President Indian Biologic Orthopaedic Society

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