Dr. Sanjay Desai is one of the most respected doctors in Mumbai, who has made a name for himself in the field of orthopedics. Dr. Desai is an eminent surgeon and a super specialist in shoulder and knee surgery.
Dr. Sanjay Desai, who is a founder member of The Shoulder Society of India, is an orthopedic surgeon, who is trusted by most of the famous celebrities of the tinsel world and he has operated on a number of film personalities.
Dr. Desai, who has been practicing in the field of shoulder and knee surgery for more than 10 years, is credited with being one of world-class arthroscopic shoulder surgeons in India. Thanks to his expertise, revolutionary surgical treatment is now affordable and available to many people in our country.
Dr. Sanjay Desai has had an excellent academic career and has earned a number of awards and medals during his academic career. He graduated from the T.N.Medical College & B. Y. L. Nair Hospital, Mumbai. After doing his Masters in Orthopaedic surgery in 1990, he worked briefly as a lecturer at the Dr. R.N. Cooper/K.E.M. Hospital until 1991.
He trained in Total Joint Replacement at the Wrightington Hospital, a center that pioneered this procedure a number of years ago, and was, therefore, considered the birthplace of joint replacement surgery. Dr. Desai spent time with some of the principal shoulder and knee surgeons in the UK, as well as some of the best-known in Germany and France to gain a wider exposure in this field.
Dr. Sanjay Desai is currently working as a consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon to the following hospitals in Mumbai:
- Breach Candy Hospital
- Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre
- Bhatia Hospital
- Lilavati Hospital
- BSES MG Hospital
Dr. Desai's area of expertise includes:
- Arthoscopy, ligament reconstruction, patellar instability, and uni/total condylar knee replacement
- Management of all types of rotator cuff tears, AC joint problems, instabilities of the glenohumeral joint
- Management of total shoulder replacement and shoulder Arthroscopy.