Dr. Rajagopalan Krishnan, Delhi


Dr. Rajagopalan Krishnan, Delhi, Delhi

  • Designation : Orthopaedician
  • Qualifications: MBBS,MS,MCH
  • Experience: 38 Years
  • Speciality: Knee Replacement,Shoulder Replacements,Lumbar Decompression
  • Category: Neurology and Neurosurgery

  • Hospital :Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
  • Location : Delhi, Delhi

About Doctor

  • Dr Rajagopalan Krishnan is a highly accomplished Orthopedics and Spine Surgeon with wide experience of over 38 years in his field. He has practised for over 20 years in UK. He has developed modern techniques for Sacral Tarlov cysts and anterior short and long segment instrumented correction in both adult and pediatric patients. His surgical expertise is diversified from simple cervical and lumbar discectomies, to cervical and lumbar disc replacements, vertebrectomy, TESSYS, reconstruction for spinal trauma, spinal tumours and the full spectrum of spinal deformities.


  • Disk slip
  • Skeletal Muscle Therapy
  • Foot Assessment
  • Spasticity
  • Functional Orthopedics
  • Foot Pressure/Vascular Assessment
  • Neuropathy Assessment
  • Spinal Disc Surgery
  • Spine Mobilization
  • Lower Extremity Wound Care
  • Spinal Diseases
  • Herniated Disc
  • Orthopedic physical therapy
  • Neck Pain Treatment
  • Neck and Spine Biopsy
  • Ankle-Brachial Index
  • Hand Pain Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Heat Therapy Treatment
  • Foot Drop
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Check-Up
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Disc Prolapse
  • Spinal Therapy
  • Foot Injury Treatment
  • Knee Pain Treatment
  • Spondylosis
  • High-Risk Wound Care
  • Spine Injury

List of Awards

  • Awarded Gold Medal in MCH, Liverpool, 1984
  • Received Hammersmith & Queen Charlotte Special Health Authority and Proteus Molecular Design, all in the UK

Academic Achievement:

  • A former member of the British Orthopedic Association
  • Member of Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI)
  • Member of Delhi Spine Society
  • Member of Delhi Medical Council
  • Member of Arthritis & Rheumatism Council the Wolfson Foundation

Work Experience

  • Presently working as Senior Consultant of Spine Surgery at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital
  • Former Consultant of Orthopedics and Spine Surgery at Mid- Cheshire NHS Trust Hospital, UK
  • Former Practice as a Spine surgeon in BMI South Cheshire Hospital, UK
  • Former Practice as a Spine surgeon in Spire Stratton Hospital, UK

Education & Training

  • MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, 1976
  • MS, Orthopaedics from  Central Institute of Orthopaedics at Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi, 1980