The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery is pleased to welcome Dr. Chintan R. Hegde to the Centre for Evidence-Based Orthopaedics (CEO). Dr. Hegde is visiting McMaster to complete a Research fellowship under the guidance of Dr. Mohit Bhandari.
Dr. Hegde comes to MacOrtho after completing his Bachelors in Medicine & Surgery (MBBS), Masters in Orthopaedics M.S and a one year Advanced Hip & Knee surgery fellowship from Dr. L. H. Hiranandani Hospital in India. Presently, Dr. Hegde works in the Hiranandani Orthopaedic Medical Education (HOME) department at the Dr. L. H. Hiranandani Hospital, focusing on research activities, publications and reviewing journals in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Hegde gave his thoughts on McMaster University and his future goals below.
"Knowing that McMaster University is world renowned for its high level research activities, I hope to train myself to carry out systematic reviews and meta-analyses back home and continue joint projects with MacOrtho under the guidance of Dr. Bhandari. I intend to create awareness and build research as a major part of clinical practice in India for better patient outcomes."