Hosalkar is a leading orthopedic surgeon and board-certified on three continents
Online PR News – 12-July-2014 – San Diego, CA – Hosalkar is the Director of the Center for Hip Preservation and Children’s Orthopedics, an orthopedic facility in San Diego, California.
Dr Hosalkar’s background makes him ideally qualified to be the Center’s Director. He has been an orthopedic surgeon for some fifteen years and is Board-certified in orthopedics in three continents. He says that the hip joint is one of the body’s largest weight-bearing joints, and that hip pain is becoming common in people from all walks of life. There are more treatment options available today than ever before.
“As far as deformity correction is concerned,” Hosalkar says, “we are probably one of the only centers now trying to do what is called magnetic limb-lengthening procedures, which is one of the state of the art methods in trying to do deformity correction today.”
Hosalkar received his initial medical training at the University of Mumbai, one of the oldest public state universities in India. He did his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, and his Fellowship at the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London, England. The Great Ormond Street Hospital was an ideal place for Hosalkar to study children’s orthopedics. The hospital is dedicated to children’s healthcare and to finding new and better ways to treat childhood illnesses.
Orthopedics, to Hosalkar, is the art and science of helping people return to their normal lives. “Life is motion and motion is life,” Hosalkar declares. “God designed human beings to be able to walk around, and function optimally, without pain.” This is the simple philosophy that guides Hosalkar every day in his medical practice.
Hosalkar believes every orthopedic option must be explored and evaluated for all of his patients. As a surgeon, he knows that operations are always a serious business. Hosalkar always wants to ensure his patients have the best possible chance at a full, speedy recovery.
Hosalkar’s training has made him one of the world’s leading orthopedic surgeons. Hosalkar has been practicing orthopedic surgery in San Diego, California since 2009. Hosalkar currently is affiliated to six different California hospitals as Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, including the Tri City Medical Center.
“Our goals at Tri-City Hospital Medical Center, which is a phenomenal orthopedic institute, as well as a great community hospital in this part of town, is essentially to build a high-level, advanced, hip preservation and reconstruction program here at this hospital,” Hosalkar says.
Hosalkar is a member of many notable Indian and American medical organizations. His memberships include prestigious groups such as the Orthopedic Research Society, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America. Hosalkar’s current and lifetime Indian associations include the Bombay Orthopedic Society, the Indian Arthroscopic Association and the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of America.
It would be difficult to find someone more qualified for this position than Hosalkar. His credentials as a surgeon, clinical instructor and overall physician speak for themselves. Hosalkar has many notable attributes that make him an excellent leader. Hosalkar’s experience in the operating room, when combined with his teaching ability and knowledge base, give the Center for Hip Preservation and Children’s Orthopedics the perfect leader.
About: Hosalkar is the Medical Director of the Center for Hip Preservation and Children’s Orthopedics.