Hand and Wrist Surgeon Senior Consultant - Hand and Upper Extremity Bone & Joint Institute MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Hand Fellowship,23 Years of Experience,7 Awards Max Hospital, Gurgaon
Dr. Vikas Gupta is a well known Senior Consultant at Max Hospital with Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery as his area of function.
He did his M.B.B.S and MS in Orthopedics from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi with flying colors. Starting his career path as an Associate Professor at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S.), he was able to do more than 3000 successful hand & upper extremity surgeries in his lifetime.
Not only this, Dr. Gupta is also acclaimed for initiating numerous procedures. In fact, he was the first Indian surgeon to carry out Total Wrist replacement (ceramic on ceramic). Dr. Gupta has a wonderful record of initiating lots of surgical procedures in India. One of them is the setting up of hand and wrist fractures with locking plates.
Dr. Vikas was the first Indian doctor to introduce the procedure of percutaneous fixation (< 1 cm incision) and vascularized bone grafting for nonunion scaphoid and Kein bocks disease. Dr. Gupta’s is known to possess a vast area of expertise in his domain.
Some of his major functional areas includes- nearly all ailments of upper limb, Joint replacement in
upper limb i.e. Finger, wrist & elbow, wrist & elbow Arthroscopy, intricate hand & Wrist pain, Elbow
Trauma & wavering, hereditary troubles of hand and wrist, Minimally insidious procedures such as an
endoscopic carpal tunnel release, endoscopic cubital tunnel release and wrist Instability improvement.
Dr. Vikas Gupta has also earned a name by having approximately 40 publications in nationwide and global journals. He also gave more than 100 presentations in both national as well as international conferences. Dr. Gupta also gave a lecture on “congenital anomalies of hand” at the annual forum of the Bangladesh orthopedic society.
Orthopedics & Joint Replacement , Senior Consultant- Max Hospital, Gurgaon , currently working
Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery, Head & Senior Consultant- Medanta – The Medicity , 2009
Hand & Upper Extremity, Consultant - Fortis Group of Hospitals , 2006
Orthopaedics, Associate Professor- AIIMS, New Delhi , 2004
Orthopaedics, Assistant Professor- AIIMS, New Delhi , 2000
Orthopaedics, Senior Research Officer- AIIMS, New Delhi , 1999
Sr Resident- AIIMS, New Delhi , 1996
Education & Memberships
MBBS - AIIMS, New Delhi, 1991
MS - Orthopaedics - AIIMS, New Delhi, 1995
Hand Fellowship - USA, 2004
Hand Fellowship - Germany, 2007
Life Member - Delhi Orthopaedic Association
Member - Indian Society for Surgeons of Hand
Member - Indian Orthopedic Association
Member - Indian Foot Society
Member - Orthopedic Research Society
Member - Association of Spinal Surgeons of India
Member - Indian Federation of sports Medicine
Member - Indian Arthroscopy society
Member - Medical Council of India
Member - Haryana Medical Council
Member - Delhi Medical Council
Awards & Achievements
Awarded World Orthopaedic concern fellowship for hand surgery.
Best Paper Award “ Wrist Arthroscopy” presented at north zone Indian Orthopaedic Association at Srinagar
Awarded traveling fellowship by Delhi Orthopaedic association
Awarded Indian orthopaedic Association ( Johnson & Johnson ) travelling fellowship