Joint Conservation and Sports Injuries Centre - MMHRC

With you at every step.

The Joint Conservation Center in our hospital is the first of its kind in the state. The Sports Injuries Center is the only department in South Tamil Nadu to treat various sports injuries involving recreational sporting activities for professional sportsmen and women. Our team of experts in joints is skilled in operations including complex joint replacements and surgery to preserve joints. To return patients to their regular schedules as soon as possible, we use evidence-based care, which includes precise diagnosis, focused therapy, and a committed team of rehabilitation specialists.

Sports injuries:

We manage all kinds of sports injuries of shoulder joint, knee joint, ankle, elbow, as well as soft tissue injuries. Our state-of-the-art PRP machine is used for most tendon and soft tissue problems. The Ultrasound-guided high-volume injections help effectively treat longstanding tendon complications.

Arthroscopic surgery:

Two dedicated operation theaters, equipped with cutting-edge instruments, routinely perform minimally invasive keyhole arthroscopic surgeries. The surgeries performed include.


  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Meniscal repair
  • Arthroscopic Chondroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Debridement
  • Arthroscopic Loose body removal
  • Arthroscopic PCL Reconstruction
  • Medial Patello-Femoral Ligament Reconstruction
  • Multi Ligament Repair of Knee
  • Postero lateral corner Reconstruction
  • Subchondroplasty


  • Latarjet Procedure for Shoulder Dislocation
  • Biceps Tenodesis
  • Arthroscopic Sub acromial decompression
  • Arthroscopic AC joint Resection
  • Arthroscopic Bankart repair
  • Arthroscopic Arthrolysis
  • Arthroscopic SLAP repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator cuff repair

Joint care:

We have a dedicated Joint Rehabilitation Center for early rehabilitation and return to Work/Sports and regain mobility.

We have also introduced DAY CARE SURGERIES for carpal tunnel syndrome, Trigger finger release, De-Quervain’s Tenosynovitis, Shoulder Manipulation and Implant removal

Joint Preserving surgeries:

  • Arthroscopic Chondroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Debridement
  • Arthroscopic Microfracture
  • Osteochondral transplantation
  • PRP injections
  • Realignment Osteotomy
  • Subchondroplasty

Joint Replacement surgeries:

  • Unicompartmental knee replacement
  • Primary total knee replacement
  • Primary total hip replacement
  • Reverse shoulder arthroplasty
  • Complex revision hip and knee replacement


Rehabilitation holds a prominent role in our treatment plan. Our committed therapists, specialized in sports medicine and joint care, endeavor to reduce or reverse functional loss and work towards early return to sporting activities or normal life. With our holistic approach, we assist our patients in post-operative rehabilitation as well as avoiding injuries, maintaining fitness, etc.

Our advanced functional sports rehabilitation features:

Physical equipment:

  • Isometrics
  • Isotonics
  • Isokinetics


  • Taping
  • Proprioceptive training
  • Pylometrics
  • Circuit training

Dr.UT Vassan

D.Ortho., FRCS (UK), M.Sc. Clinical Orthopedics (UK)

Senior consultant (HOD)


Dr.Prabu Vairavan

MS (Ortho.)