Doctor’s Profile

Dr. Bandekar

MCh Ortho. (USA), FICS (Fellow of International College Of Surgeons)

Dr. Shivanand Bandekar is presently working as the Dean at Goa Medical College, Bambolim, Goa. He has 28 years of extensive teaching & clinical experience. He is an eminent personality in the field of Orthopedic procedures and his expertise lies in providing complete patient care while performing all procedures with complete precision.

His rich surgical & clinical experience is backed by several national & international fellowships. The dedicated and consistent efforts made by Dr. Bandekar in the field of Orthopedics have helped in his services getting well recognized and appreciated amongst the medical fraternity. For his outstanding contribution, sound clinical judgment and fine surgical skills, he has also been facilitated many a times by globally recognized & reputed institutions. He has gained mastery in surgeries, namely, trauma – including pelvic & spinal trauma, arthroscopy, arthroplasty etc.

Achievements & Awards

Doctor’s Biography

  • Professional Experience
  • Academic Honours
  • Scientific Papers Published / Presented
  • Clinical Experience
  • Rotating Internship: 1 year
  • Junior Resident in Ortho-Surgery: 3 & 1/2 years
  • Senior Resident in Ortho-Surgery: 3 years
  • Consultant in Ortho-Surgery (as lecturer): 4 years
  • Assistant Professor: 6 years
  • Associate Professor: 8 months
  • Director Professor & Head: 14 years
  • Total Teaching & Clinical Experience: 28 years
  • Gold Medal in SSC examination
  • University merit certificate in PSM in 2nd MBBS exams
  • Merit certificate for 2nd highest in Surgery in 3rd MBBS exams.
  • University award in MS Ortho examination.
  • Awarded Mch Ortho by University of Seychelles, USA with merit.
  • Recipient of several national & international fellowships
  • Post graduate guide in MS Orthopaedics since 2003
  • Chairman Board of Studies Surgical & Allied Branches for last 3 years
  • Under graduate & post graduate examiner for various universities in India
  • Examiner for postgraduate thesis correction for various universities in India.
  • Member of advisory board to Sanjay School, Porvorim for special children
  • Recipient of “Bharat Jyoti Award” for Orthopaedic service to society
  • Recipient of “S. S Siddhu Award” as Orthopaedician of the year in 2012.
  • Invited as guest faculty to deliver oration on rotating plat-form total knee replacement, on eve of diamond jubilee conference of Indian Orthopaedic Association.
  1. “Difficult implants removal” published in Indian journal of Orthopaedics – 1988
  2. “FNAC of metastatic synovial sarcoma in lung” published in Indian journal of Cytology – 2003
  3. “Deltoid contratures” — presented at Maharasthra State Ortho Conference – 1988
  4. “Surgical treatment of tennis elbow” presented at Annual Indian Orthopaedic Association Conference at Madurai – 1991
  5. “Rehab in quadriplegics Indian scenario” presented at XX Annual Conference of Indian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehab – 1992
  6. “A comparative study of different methods of ac joint fixation” presented at International College of Surgeons – 1991
  7. “Community based rehabilitation” presented at XXVIII Annual National Conference of all India occupational therapist – 1990
  8. “Role of t-buttres plating in volar bartons fractures” presented at Indian Society for Surgery of Hand, Silver Jubilee Conference – 1998
  9. “Cervical spine injury in toddy tappers” presented at IAPMR Millenium Conference – 2001.
  10. “Life saving measures in orthopedic trauma” presented at Rashrtiya Life Saving Society of India conference – 2003.
  11. Vascular leiomyoma (angimyoma) — report of two cases presented at Apcon 2003.
  12. “Total knee replacement in severe varus knee Indian scenario & indigenous method of bone grafting” presented at Annual Conference of Indian Orthopaedic Association held at Agra 20
  13. Neglected case of fracture shaft femure in a 22-day old neonate-journal of evolution of medical & dental science. volume 3 issue 3 2014 Jan.
  14. Ornoxicam induced hair loss in Journal of Pharmacology 2014
  15. Osteo-arthritis of knee – need for risk factor modification, journal of research & reviews.
  16. Comparative study of single lateral locked plating versus double plating in type-c bicondylar tibial plateau fractures Indian Journal of Orthopaedics – 2015.
  17. Management of displaced radial neck fractures with closed technique using titanium elastic nail and review of literature – Journal of Orthopaedic Case Reports 2015.
  • Presently working as Director, Professor & Head of Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Goa Medical College with two functional units & bed strength of 100 beds. Total hospital beds are 1400. Being in general hospital, Dr. Bandekar regularly performs all kinds of trauma surguries, including pelvic & spinal trauma.
  • In cold orthopaedics Dr. Bandekar has performed following procedures:
    Arthroscopy – Diagnostic, Meniscectomies, ACL Reconstruction.
    Arthroplasty – Hip Replacements – Cemented / Uncemented, CPT, C – stem, S – Rom, Wagnors cage with femoral prosthesis.
    Knee — PFC de-puy, next – gen zimmer, pfc-cr, tc-3, rhk – knee – zimmer, high-flex fixed bearing.
    Spine – Harrington instrumentation, pedicular screw, hartshill rectangle.

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Years of Teaching & Clinical Experience


Scientific Papers Published


Academic Honours

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