Dr. V J Laheri
Bone and Joint Orthopedics, Trauma and spinal surgery
Seven Hills Hospital Mumbai
• Qualification : MS
• Designation : Consultant Orthopedic & Spine Sugery
• Profile details : Dr. Laheri was an Emeritus professor at King Edward Memorial hospital, where he had been the Head of Department. Dr Laheri completed his MBBS from the Topiwala National Medical College and an MS in Orthopedics from the B.Y.L. Nair Hospital.
A self educated spine surgeon, he attributes his expertise in spine surgery to meticulous dissection and experimentations on Cadaver dissections in the 1980s. He is widely regarded as a pioneering spine surgeon of India and has been a teacher to several young spine practitioners in the country.
Dr. Laheri has extensive experience in spine surgery and has been practicing since 25 years. He has great interest in the reconstruction of complex cranioverterbal deformities. The first C1-C2 instrumented fixation in the world has been credited to his name. He has pioneered several surgical techniques in spine surgery.
Dr. Laheri takes a great interest in degenerative spinal problems and is known for his clinical and surgical decision making skills. He is an accomplished Joint replacement surgeon and does various kinds of primary as well as complex revision hip and knee replacements. Using the wisdom, knowledge and experience he has accumulated in the last 25 years, along with the latest scientific evidence, he is proficient in providing one of the best orthopedic medical care in the country.
Dr. Laheri has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals. He is frequently invited to give lectures and demonstrate spine surgery. He has been awarded Sushrut Award for excellence in Surgery in 2008.