Area's of Interest/Expertise : High quality knee replacements,Minimally invasive joint replacement surgery
Professional Contribution :Dr. Nilen Shah has achieved critical acclaim for his special approach of operations and has been invDr. Nilen Shah has achieved critical acclaim for his special approach of operations and has been invited to various conferences in different parts of India and abroad. He is active in research and regularly has papers and presentations in various regional, national and inter-national conferences to his credit. Dr. Shah has worked as a Clinical and Research Knee Fellow at Bristol with 2 eminent Knee Surgeons, Mr. Chris Ackroyd and Mr. John Newman where he gained immense hands-on experience in all aspects of knee surgery. Currently Dr. Shah is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Knee Replacement Surgery at various esteemed Hospitals in Mumbai .Read more
Research Details :“Randomised comparison between adductor canal block and Femoral Nerve block post Total knee Arthro“Randomised comparison between adductor canal block and Femoral Nerve block post Total knee Arthroplasty” - Journal of Arthroplasty (Nov. 2014)
"Comparison between selective femoral navigation and jig based intra-meduallry femoral instrumentation in restoring mechanical axis post TKA" - accepted for publication in the Journal of Arthroplasty
Article: "Strategies to reduce blood loss in TKA"
Working on various papers like "Use of different anti-thrombotic agents used for preventing DVT"," Quanitification of morbidity associated with TKA", "Use of a dissolvable calcium sulphate pellet (Stimulan) as a carrier of antibiotics in TKR patients".Read more
Awards / Publications :Unicompartmental of Total Knee Replacement – the five year results of a prospective randomised triUnicompartmental of Total Knee Replacement – the five year results of a prospective randomised trial of 102 osteoarthritic knees. Published in JBJS Vol. 80-B Sept 1998, Pages 862-865.
5 Yr results of a prospective randomised trial of patellar resurfacing during TKR. Published in JBJS Br 1998, 80-B-Suppl I-45.
Lubinus patellofemoral arthroplasty – 2 to 8 year experience of 76 knees. Published in JBJS Br 1998, 80 B Suppl I -45
Understanding Orthopaedics – Impingement syndrome Bombay Hospital Journal Vol. 41, No. 2 –1999 Page 313-314.
Osteoporosis – Published in Bombay Hospital Journal Vol. 41 No. 3 1999 Pages 532-536
Treatment of winging of the scapula by muscle transfer- Bombay Hospital Journal Vol 32 No. 4,1990.
Continuous closed subarachnoid drainage for postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leakage. Bombay Hospital Journal Vol. 32, no. 4, 1990.
AAA Bone Grafts and Bone Substitutes. Bombay Hospital Journal, Vol. 33, no. 1, 1991.
Sprengel’s shoulder. Bombay Hospital Journal, Vol. 34, No. 4, 1992.
Avulsion of the Triceps Tendon. Bombay Hospital Journal, Vol. 34, No. 4, 1992.
Dissertation for the M.S. degree on Interlock Nailing for diaphyseal fractures of long bones.
Dissertation for the M.Ch Orth degree of the University of Liverpool- Abductor muscle torque pre and post Total Hip Arthroplasty performed without trochanteric osteotomy.Read more