Asian Joint Reconstruction Institute – SIMS Hospital, Vadapalani, Chennai, India
AJRI is housed within SIMS – SRM Institutes for Medical Science in Chennai. SIMS is made of 9 Speciality Institutes and 19 Departments focussing on various specialities and sub-specialities need to offer a healthy life to people. An eco-system has now been created where AJRI operates within the multi-speciality spectrum of SIMS. This enables every patient to get any needed support or intervention in multiple disciplines like Cardiology, Renal, Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, Imaging services, Microbiology, Pathology and Rehabilitation to just name a few.
Asian Joint Reconstruction Institute (AJRI) brings together about a dozen orthopaedic surgeons who have dedicated their interest to the science of joint replacements, reconstructions and preservations with the use of current knowledge, techniques and technologies.
Management of infection following joint replacements is a major burden and concern. The best results have been possible with collaborative efforts involving orthopaedic surgeon, infectious disease specialist, microbiologist, pathologist, operative theatre-nursing coordinator, physiotherapist and patient coordinator. Treatment and salvage of infected joint replacements at AJRI is done on similar lines with the team headed by one of the consultants with special interest in this filed.
What makes AJRI stand out from the regular joint care hospital is a team of highly skilled sub-specialists in the field of joint care, each one specializing in a particular niche area of expertise. This empowers AJRI to look at your specific problem with a range of solutions available. The outcomes are therefore far more optimal with long term results.
AJRI is now a well established and recognised centre for high performance hip surgeries in the young and bone preserving options like surface replacements in select cases.
The Unit’s expertise attracts clients from across the world.