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Dr. Shantanu K Kundgir - Orthopedics in Mumbai

Dr. Shantanu K Kundgir

MBBS, Diploma in Orthopaedics, FCPS - Orthopedic

OrthopedicsOrthopedics
  • Mumbai, Maharashtra

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Clinic Locations

Lenus Orthopedic Care

Bhau Bhalekar Society, Plot no.355, Shop no.G2 16th Road ,Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400052(near Mini Punjab), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Guru Nanak Hospital

S/341, MIG Colony, Kala Nagar, Bandra (East), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Shanti Multi Speciality Hospital

1st Floor, Blue Flame Apartments , Swami Vivekanand Rd., Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre

69 Chapel Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Services

  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Arthroscopy
  • Physiotherapy for Sports Injury Rehabilitation
  • Fracture Treatment
  • Hip, Ankle, Knee Injury
  • Bone Trauma
  • Hand Surgery
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic
  • Arthritis Management
  • Reconstruction and Rehabilitation

Specialization

  • Orthopedist

Education

  • PDMMC - 2003 Graduated
    MBBS
  • Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital - 2009 Graduated
    Diploma in Orthopaedics
  • Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital - 2010 Graduated
    FCPS - Orthopedic

Work & Experience

  • Lenus Orthopedic Care
    Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon
    2009-2016
  • Beams Hospital Khar(w)
    Orthopedic Surgeon
    2009-2017
  • Lenus Orthopaedic Care Clinic, Bandra West
    Owner
    2009-2017
  • Shanti Multispeciality Hospital, Bandra West
    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    2009-2017
  • Mahatma Gandhi Hospital, Bandra West
    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
    2009-2017

Membership

  • Bombay orthopaedic society

Health Articles

What Is an Orthopedic Physical Therapist?

Orthopedic physical therapists specialize in treating musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. They utilize methods like strength training, massage, and joint mobilization to alleviate pain and improve function. These therapists assist patients in recovering from orthopedic surgery and regaining mobility in affected areas. To become an orthopedic physical therapist, one must earn a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree, pass a state licensure exam, and complete a clinical residency or specialized certification program. While non-specialized therapists can perform orthopedic therapy, those with specialist training are considered experts in the field and typically work in outpatient rehabilitation settings, clinics, hospitals, or offer home visits.

Swollen Ankles and Feet

Swelling in the ankles and feet can signal various health issues. Pregnancy may cause normal swelling, but sudden, excessive swelling could indicate preeclampsia. Injuries like sprained ankles lead to swelling; severe pain warrants medical attention. Lymphedema, from lymphatic fluid accumulation, often follows cancer treatment. Venous insufficiency results from blood flow problems, potentially causing skin ulcers. Infections, especially for diabetic patients, require immediate medical attention. Blood clots in leg veins can cause life-threatening complications. Swelling might also indicate heart, liver, or kidney disease, especially if accompanied by other symptoms like fatigue and weight gain. Prompt medical evaluation is crucial for accurate diagnosis and treatment.

Hip and Leg Pain

Hip and leg pain can stem from various causes, including tendinitis and arthritis. Tendinitis, caused by inflammation of tendons due to injury or repetitive movements, leads to pain, weakness, and swelling. Rest, therapy, or steroid injections are typical treatments. Arthritis, encompassing over 100 types like osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, results in joint pain, stiffness, and swelling. Risk factors vary among types, including age, gender, genetics, and lifestyle factors like obesity and smoking. Diagnosis involves physical exams and imaging tests like X-rays and MRI. Prompt medical evaluation is crucial for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of hip and leg pain

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