Dr. Chirag Thonse M.S

Dr. Chirag is a specialist in Joint Replacement surgeries, Sports injury & Arthroscopy. Dr. Chirag Thonse has performed over 4500 orthopedic surgeries to date. The majority being Joint Replacement surgeries, Arthroscopy & Ligament reconstruction.

Dr Thonse’s practice involves surgical procedures and outpatient consultation

From Monday to Saturday , performing an average of 50 – 60 surgeries in a month , in which majority being shoulder and knee arthroscopy surgeries, ligament reconstruction surgeries, primary and revision joint replacement surgeries of the knee, hip and shoulder. Dr.Chirag Thonse also attends to outpatient consultation everyday with an average of 35-40 patients daily. A competent team supports Dr Thonse in his clinical practice which involves 2 associate doctors (Fellows), qualified medical and paramedical staff and patient coordinators, who ensure the best care for our patients

Dr. Chirag Thonse

Completing his MBBS and further M.S in orthopaedic from Father Mullers Medical College, Mangalore Dr. Thonse worked as a consultant at Sanchethi institute for orthopaedic and rehabilitation, Pune in the department of Traumatology. Keen on pursuing specialty training in knee and shoulder specialty surgeries, he further pursued his fellowship training in arthroscopic surgeries and joint replacement surgeries from various elite centers in India (Pune), Germany, Australia, and Japan. In 2012 Dr. Thonse started his practice in Bangalore as a consultant at St Martha’s hospital, which is also a DNB teaching institute, where he worked from October 2012 to April 2017 and is credited for establishing the arthroscopy division there. During this period he was also a visiting surgeon at the south western railways hospital. Dr. Thonse joined Fortis hospital Cunningham road Bangalore in April 2017 as the chief Orthopaedic Surgeon and worked there till June of 2020. He is currently the lead consultant orthopedic surgeon at Vikram hospital, millers road Bangalore.

Established in September 2012 The Orthopaedic Clinic is functional from Monday to Saturday where Dr Thonse is consulting his outpatient consultations. Keen on academics, Dr Thonse has numerous publications in international journals to his credit. Dr Thonse is frequently invited as faculty in various national and international conferences to deliver guest lectures and demonstrate surgeries. He is also a frequent cadaver course instructor for various Arthroscopic knee and shoulder courses. Being keen on imparting surgical skills Dr Chirag successfully runs a fellowship program (2 candidates) under his guidance in arthroscopy and sports surgery. Having Operated over 4500 orthopaedic surgeries ,Dr Chirag is credited with successfully treating many elite sportsmen of national and international repute for knee and shoulder surgeries who have successfully returned to active competitive sports.

Educational qualification

M.B.B.S
Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore -2005
M.S (Orthopaedic)
Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore- 2010
Fellow - Arthroscopy and sports medicine
Klinikum Neumarkt, Germany-2011
Fellow - Shoulder surgery
Bad Neustadt Shoulder Center, Germany-2011
Fellow - Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty
Pune-2012
Fellow - Arthroscopy and sports medicine
Orthopaedic Clinic Sydney, Australia-2013
Fellow - Shoulder surgery
Funabashi orthopaedic hospital, Japan-2017

A professionally skilled and competent team

This consists of two associate doctors (Fellows). Medical team comprising of Physicians, Anesthetists, Emergency medicine and pain management team. The operating team being highly skilled consists of well trained Nursing staff, technicians and well trained post operative recovery staff. The team also consists of qualified physiotherapists, who attend to our post operative patients helping them to have a speedy recovery

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Dr. Chirag Thonse is available Monday to Saturday, 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm
at The Orthopaedic Clinic
Also, he is available at Vikram Hospital, Millers Road
(By Appointments only)