Introduction:

Department of orthopaedics at government medical college, Nagpur has four units. The department of orthopaedics is headed by senior professor Dr Sajal Mitra. The department has 11 faculty posts which include 1 professor, 4 associate professors and 6 assistant professors who conduct teaching programs for postgraduates, undergraduates and paraclinical students. We have three separate wards with total 115 beds. We have fully dedicated operation theatre with 4 operation tables. The work has been equally distributed among each unit. Each unit has it’s own casualty, OPD and operative days. We have postgraduate course (M.S. Ortho) in which every year six students gets admitted. Facilities provided by our department are fracture clinic, spine clinic, arthroscopy sports medicine, arthroplasty clinic, paediatric orthopaedic clinic, sickle cell clinic in association with department of paediatric. We have research publications in various indexed journals. Our department is one of the best in central india to learn orthopaedics and serve as a tertiary referral centre.