We take pride to Salute Dr.S.Rajasekaran, of Ganga Hospital Coimbatore for his dedicated service in the Medical field. He is the “Internationally Renowned Orthopaedic Surgeon. As one of the established CBSE schools in Coimbatore, we make sure that our students get to learn about the leading personalities hailing from the city.
The field of orthopaedic surgery
Coimbatore has been home to quite a fair share of achievers in different fields. There have been renowned entrepreneurs, industrialists, teachers, scientists, from the city. However, did you know that a Doctor from our very own Namma Coimbatore, has been included in a list of top scientists globally, for his contribution to the field of orthopaedic surgery? Yes, we are talking about Dr.S.Rajasekaran, Ganga Hospital Coimbatore.
Ganga Hospital, a specialty center in orthopaedics and plastic surgery, is one of the most well-known hospitals in Coimbatore. If you were to drive down Mettupalayam Road in Coimbatore, the hospital is one of the prominent landmark. The hospital was established in 1978 by Dr.J.G.Shanmuganathan and Mrs. Kanakavalli Shanmuganathan, parents of Dr. S. Sabapathy and Dr. S.Rajasekaran. Today, while Dr.Sabapathy is the Chairman, Division of Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Reconstructive Microsurgery and Burns, Dr.Rajasekaran is the Chairman, Department of Orthpaedic, Trauma and Spine Surgery at the hospital.
His leadership paves way to success
The Stanford University Group, USA had last year released a list of scientists, for their contributions to different fields. Dr.Rajasekaran name is among the top 2% of scientists who have contributed to the field of orthopaedic surgery. Under his leadership, the Spine research team of the hospital has bagged the North American Spine Society award, three consecutive times . This is to cite just a couple of examples, from a long and impressive list of awards won by him.
Acclaim and recognitions seemed to chase him right from the time he was a student. He was the ‘Best Outgoing Student’ of Coimbatore Medical College. Subsequently, he was the topper in his post graduate examinations at the University of Madras. This was followed by the ‘Khazenifer Gold Medal’ and the ‘Norman Roberts Medal’ for best performance during his M.Ch exams in the UK. The brilliant student then went onto complete his Ph.D in 2000.
Dr.S.Rajasekaran, Ganga Hospital Coimbatore is definitely a source of inspiration for the young generation. He is an epitome of dedication and hard work. We, The Camford family, salute you Sir and wish you all success in your future endeavours.