Know Your Doctor | Dr. Narendra Vaidya

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Know Your Doctor

Dr. Narendra Vaidya


MS (Ortho), DNB (Ortho),
Founder & Managing Director,
Lokmanya Hospital,
Regarded among the Best Orthopedic Surgeon in India

Dr. Narendra Vaidya has been instrumental in establishing and spearheading the largest chain of Advanced Super Orthopaedic Speciality Clinic in Pune (Maharashtra), Lokmanya Hospital, with an aim to provide technologically advanced and affordable Orthopedic care to the masses at large. An internationally acclaimed and Top Joint Replacement & Orthopedic Surgeon in Pune, Maharashtra, he regularly provides expert consultations and surgical expertise in over 10 countries.

He is a distinguished alumnus of B J Medical College, completed his MBBS in 1989 and was a Gold Medalist not only in Orthopedics but an overall topper among All the surgical branches in 1994. Dr. Vaidya has been extensively trained in the US, Sweden and Germany and as an eminent faculty he has delivered 50+ presentations and 100+ talks at all National and International Orthopedic Conferences including Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons (ISHKS), Indian Orthopedic Society (IOS), Pune Orthopedic Society (POS), Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society (APAS), Current Concepts in Joint Replacement (CCJR), Chief Speaker at Ethiopian National Orthopedic Conference.


Orthopaedics Gold medalist, from University of Pune


Orthopedics, National Board of Examination, New Delhi

Post Graduation

Student of Padmavibhushan Dr. K. H. Sancheti, Sancheti Institute of Ortho & Rehabilitation Dr. (Prof.) V. M. Kothari, KEM Hospital, Pune


B. J. Medical College, Pune


(Advanced Trauma Life Support) American College of Surgeons, San Diego, USA 2001

Dr. Narendra Vaidya has undergone specialized trainings from highly reputed institutions around the world and is well- equipped with the most advanced technical know-how.

  • He is trained in Robotic Assisted Partial & Total Knee Replacement, Kansas, USA. He is the first Orthopedic Surgeon in Pune to undergo training in Joint Replacement under eminent surgeon Dr. Kent Samuelson, LDH Hospital for joint replacement, Salt Lake City, Utah USA.
  • He underwent training in Endoscopic and Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery at Memphis, USA.
  • He is trained in Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery under eminent Surgeons like Dr. (Prof.) Bo Levander, Dr. Hakan Lofgren at Ryhov Hospital, Jönköping, Sweden.
  • He has also received expert training in Advanced Cervical & Lumbar Spine Surgery at University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden 1996

Dr. Vaidya is also a leading educationist and trains orthopedic surgeons globally on various specializations. He has imparted training sessions and presented research papers at various international forums.

Dr. Narendra Vaidya has conducted research in several eminent areas of Orthopedics which has immensely contributed to the field of medicine.

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy with fusion. “Does Plate Fixation improve outcome” of 124 cases, Micro-lumbar Discectomy outcome study of 208 cases of Lumbar Disc Prolapse
  • “Role of Yogic Practices in the management of Patients with Chronic Backache with particular reference to activity related efficiency & Sexual behavior”
    Funded by Indian System of Medicine & Homeopathy, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India
  • Chief Investigator, of “Extra Mural Research Projects on Indian System of Medicine & Homeopathy sponsored by Indian System of Medicine and Homeopathy, Govt. of India, New Delhi
  • Biometry of Hip / Knee Joint for development of Total Hip Replacement &Total Knee Replacement prosthesis for Indian Population
  • To study the results of Anterior Cervical Discectomy by Smith Robinson Fusion for Cervical Myelopathy & Radiculopathy.
  • To study long-term results of Microscopic Lumbar Discectomy

Dr. Narendra Vaidya is associated with leading renowned institutions and has been invited as faculty in almost all the leading and prestigious conferences, conducted didactic sessions to share his knowledge through lectures, presentations and live surgeries across the globe.

  • PG teacher/ Professor/ HOD Orthopedics department for fellowship courses by MUHS, PG teacher/ Professor/ HOD Orthopedics department for D Ortho, fellowship courses by CPS Mumbai
  • Recognized PG teacher by National Board of Examination (NBE) for DNB Orthopedic surgeons both from India as well as many countries around the world have done fellowship under his guidance
  • Gives training about robotic surgery and newer advancements to many surgeons from all over the world under Visiting Surgeons Program(VSP)
  • Under his guidance Fellowship course in Arthroplasty is completed by 8-10 Orthopedic surgeons every year

Dr. Vaidya is a distinguished member of leading orthopedic societies and communities in the medical arena. His expertise and knowledge about the field of orthopedics immensely contributes in the societies he is associated with.

  • President and life member of Society of Robotic Arthroplasty (SRA)
  • Life Member, Indian Society for Hip & Knee Surgeons (ISHKS)
  • Life Member, Indian Orthopedic Society (IOS)
  • Life Member, Indian Arthroplasty Association, Life Member (IAA)
  • Life Member, Pune Orthopedic Society (POS)
  • Life Member, Maharashtra Orthopedic Association (MOA)

There are many accomplished achievements to Dr. Narendra Vadiya’s credit which makes him a legendary figure in the field of Orthopedics. He is among the Best Orthopedic Surgeons in Nigdi, Mitra Mandal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Pune Kohlapur.

  • First surgeon in Pune to perform all four major joint replacements – hip, knee, shoulder, elbow, Cervical Disc Replacement & Minimally Invasive spine surgery. He also developed a Comprehensive Spine Centre in collaboration with Ryhov Hospital, Sweden.
  • Established a Comprehensive Emergency Medical Systems by saving the lives of 3,00,000 + Trauma victims till date through pre-hospital trauma care.
  • First surgeon to perform the Robotic Assisted Unicompartmental Knee Replacement Surgery in pune and Robotic Assisted Total Knee Replacement in the world, outside USA.
  • Established the largest chain of Advanced Super Specialty Orthopedic Hospitals in Western Maharashtra
  • Established a Comprehensive Spine Centre in collaboration with Ryhov Hospital, Sweden.
  • Established a Comprehensive Emergency Medical Systems for the first time in India instrumental in saving the lives of 3,00,000 + Trauma victims till date through pre-hospital trauma care.
  • First Surgeon in Pune to perform the Cervical Disc Replacement & Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Introduced the Orthopilot Computer Assisted Joint Replacement for the first time in Pune
  • Introduced Robotics in Joint Replacement for the first time in India at Lokmanya Hospitals, Pune
  • “Co-relation of CT Scan Myelo Surgery operative findings in lower lumbar disc prolapse”
  • “Study of PLIF in case of degenerative spondylolisthesis
  • Authored & Published book on “Helping yourself towards zero backache”
  • Published CD Rom on “Spine The Inside Story” for the first time in India.
  • Published articles on Joint replacement, Spine and Arthroscopy in Sakal Health guide and various other national and regional publications.

Internationally acclaimed Orthopedic Consultant for more than Ten countries.

  • Panelist at the “Regional Forum on SAARC and Developing Asia” organized by FICCI, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, GOI
  • Invited Speaker for Knowledge Sharing Programme and Panelist at the IMTD 2015 (Indian Medical Tourism Destination) at Dubai and Muscat
  • Invitee Consultant at the Ethiopian Orthopedic Society

Dr. Narendra Vaidya has published his articles and research

  • Study of PLIF in case of degenerative spondylolisthesis.
  • “Helping yourself towards zero backache”- A book By Dr. Narendra Vaidya.
  • CD Rom on “Spine The Inside Story”.
  • Article on Joint replacement, Spine and Arthroscopy in Sakal Health guide.

  • November 2018: Faculty at IAA meet 2018 at Neemrana Rajasthan
  • November 2018: Faculty at MOACON 2018 at Pune
  • October 2018: Faculty at NAVIO Robotics Masters’ meet, USA
  • August 2018: Organised Chair and faculty at first “International Symposium on Robotic Joint Replacement” attended by many renowned National and International faculties and orthopaedic surgeons
  • June 2018: Faculty at Asia Pacific and Emerging Markets Robotics Expert Penal Meeting at MBRU Dubai UAE
  • April 2018: Faculty at 2nd Robotic instructional course Singapore
  • April 2018: Faculty at ISHKS Ahmedabad
  • January 2018: OCCUCON’18 By IAOH Indian Association of Occupational Health, Pune on Robotic Revolution in Knee Replacement
  • December 2017: MULTICON’17 By Indian Medical Association, Pune on Recent Advances in Joint Replacement
  • November 2017: SOA Saudi Orthopedic Association, Jeddah Robotic TKA A precise approach to improve Patient Outcome NAVIO Robotic TKA Overview & Early Results
  • November 2017: MOACON’17 Maharashtra Orthopedic Association, Mahabaleshwar
  • October 2017: Live Surgery Demonstration Nair Hospital, Mumbai
  • August 2017: Cadaveric Robotic Surgery Workshop Bengaluru
  • June 2017: Pune Arthroplasty Conference, Pune, on Management of Bone Loss in TKA Revision Complications of UKA – Is Robotic Precision the Answer?
  • April 2017: Live Surgery Demonstration of Robotic UKA with Dr John Velvyis – Orthopedic Consultant, St. Francis Memorial Hospital,USA
  • January 2017: Ranawat Orthopedic Conference NAVIO – Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery
  • December 2016: First Robotic Unicondylar Knee Replacement in India at Lokmanya Hospital Nigdi, Pune
  • November 2016: Live Surgery Demonstration with Dr. Rob Maclennan, Joint Replacement Surgeon, South Africa
  • November 2016: MOACON, Maharashtra Orthopedic Association, Aurangabad Infected THR or Two Stage Revision Painful Total Hip Arthroplasty Total Knee Replacement in Fixed Flexion Deformity
  • October 2016: EAC 2016 Elite Arthroplasty Congress, Chandigarh Cruciate Retaining Knee Replacement, Stiff Knee
  • June 2016: Pune – Arthroplasty Conference Bone Defects – How do I Manage CR – How Do I Do? Tips & Tricks on Painful stiff knee –need to recheck this
  • April 2016: CME, Oman Medical Association, Muscat Advances in Joint Replacement
  • April 2016: ISHKS Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons Journey to Orthoalign
  • April 2016: Medical Association, Nairobi, Lecture on Joint Replacement & Spine
  • March 2016: POSAC Pune Orthopedic Society Tribology Workshop on Complex Knee Surgery
  • February 2016: Tata Motors Lecture on Back Ache & Knee Pain


For his contribution towards the treatment of earthquake victims at Gujarat, 2001


for his contribution in prevention & rehabilitation of trauma victims, 2005


for Excellence in Medical Transport, 2011


for excellence in Healthcare, 2013












Leading Regional Chain of Hospitals with Super Specialized Technological Excellence


Touched by the ever-increasing rate of Road Traffic Accidents, Dr. Narendra Vaidya initiated the “Golden Hour Project” in 1996 followed by conceptualization and implementation of India’s First Comprehensive Trauma System comprising of Awareness(prevention), Early treatment(golden hour), Efficient ambulance connectivity to bring the patient to the hospital and prompt treatment ,and finally Rehabilitation which has been instrumental in saving the lives of more than 300000+ trauma victims till date. The system was designed with a comprehensive and robust approach ranging from Prevention of Road Traffic, Industrial and Domestic accidents to Rehabilitation of the trauma victims back into the society.

Dr. Vaidya supported the ‘Safe Life Initiative’ on Road Safety and conducted 500+ Preventive and Awareness Programs in schools, corporate companies, and across all sectors to promote Road Safety to the masses. The National Road Safety Awareness program was recognized and funded by the Ministry of Highways and Road Transport to educate general population on Road Safety, sensitizing school children, EMT Training, road exhibits, awareness rallies, educating doctors on pre-hospital care & trauma, conducting medical examination of highway drivers etc.

He has also designed two-wheeler Rapid Rescue Units as well as MTCCU (Mobile Trauma & Critical Care Unit) to reach trauma victims for which he was awarded the Mahindra Navistar Award. He led a team of 16 healthcare professionals to Anjaar, Gujarat during the 2001 earthquake. Dr. Vaidya treated 2132 patients and performed 82 surgeries in a makeshift Operation Theatre created in a MTCCU. He was awarded the prestigious Rashtriya Ratna Award for this contribution to the medical contingency and involvement in disaster management.

Dr. Narendra Vaidya has conducted 200+ Geriatric Health Awareness and Prevention programs for the ageing population of Maharashtra. His specialisations are knee surgery, hip surgery, spine surgery, elbow and shoulder surgeries.


Lokmanya Hospitals, Nigdi, achieved the most historic feat by conducting ‘104 Joint Replacement Surgeries in less than 20 hours’ on 28th December 2018! Lokmanya highly skilled team led by Dr. Narendra Vaidya accomplished this record-breaking achievement and is the highest number of Knee Replacement surgeries performed by a single group of hospitals in a single day. Meticulously organized teamwork and experienced surgeons made this endeavor a great success with total quality maintenance and best outcomes.

Earlier on the occasion of its 25th Anniversary, the hospital had created history by successfully performing 52 Joint Replacement Surgeries in less than 15 hours! The Orthopedic industry congratulated and applauded Dr. Vaidya and his team on these fabulous achievements. INDIA BOOK OF RECORDS has registered it as a World record and Awarded Dr Narendra Vaidya in Top 100 record holders as MAXIMUM NUMBER OF KNEE JOINT REPLACEMENT SURGERIES IN A DAY.