This video talks about the cost of knee replacement surgery in India by Dr. Ramneek Mahajan, Director - Orthopedics & Joint Replacement, Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi. He discusses that Government of India has fixed rates for all knee implants. Recently knee replacements have become more subsidized and cheaper for the population. A simple knee replacement can cost as less as one lakh eight thousand rupees and bilateral knee replacement can cost approximately three lakhs fifty thousand rupees in current scenario. It is type of package provided by the hospital which includes surgery and hospital fees, doctor’s fees, stay etc.
Dr Ramneek Mahajan is Obtained medical degree from Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra in 1997 Completed a Post-Graduation from Government Medical College, Aurangabad in 2003 and his advanced training Orthopaedic Fellowship in Singapore, Germany & Australia. Worked extensively in Primary Hip, Knee and Revision Joint Replacement. Took up the public position as Head of Orthopaedics at the Nova Specialty Hospital, Kailash Colony from 2010 to 2014. Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Fortis Hospital from 2009 to 2014.