Area of Specialization
Total hip and knee replacement.
Primary and Revision total joint surgery
Qualification and Experience
Holder of: M.B.B.S, D. Ortho., M.S. Ortho., F.R.C.S.
M.B.B.S. - 1967 Lucknow University
D. Ortho. - 1970 Kanpur University
M.S. Ortho - 1971 Kanpur University
F.R.C.S. - 1976 Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK
Prof. Surya Bhan is former Head of Orthopaedics Department, Chief of Emergency Services and Chief of Trauma Centre, AIIMS, New Delhi. With over 30 years of experience in teaching and training orthopaedic surgeons.
He is a world renowned joint replacement surgeon with experience of having performed over 11,000 joint replacements surgeries.
He has provided orthopaedic treatment to the President, Vice president and three Prime Ministers of India.
He has pioneered the establishment of the first dedicated Fresh Frozen Bone Bank in India, at AIIMS, New Delhi. Second similar bone bank facility has been established by him at Primus Super Speciality Hospital.
Membership & Certification
Membership of the Technical Expert Groups
Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Member of Project Review Committee since 2003.
Department of Biotechnology (DBT) - chairman of Orthopaedic Applications of Stem Cell Committee since 2004
Department of Science and Technology (DST) - Member of Project Review Committee since 2003
Department of Science and Technology (DST) - Member of Task force for Development of Orthopaedic Implants in India.
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) - Member of standing selection committee for Research Associate selection.
Membership of Scientific Advisory Groups
Member of the Working Group constituted by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare to prepare a module for Injury Surveillance (Road Traffic Injuries) under the Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme.
Consultant to Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) for the new Millennium Indian Technology Leadership Initiative (NMITLI) project for the development of Indigenous "Medical Implants"
Membership of Associations & Societies
American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Indian Orthopaedic Association
Indian Society of Biomechanics
Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons
President of Delhi Orthopaedic Association in 95-96
Vice President of Delhi Orthopaedic Association in 93-94
President, Orthopaedic Research Society
Reviewer for National & International Journals
Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research (CORR)
Orthohyperguide - web based international learning portal
Indian Journal of Orthopaedics
NDTV - Health Web site
International Publications 50 Papers
National Publications 102 Papers