Curriculum Vitae

Amit Chandrakant Jhala Academic Qualification;
» M.B.B.S. (1989)
» M.S. (Orthopaedics) (1993)
» D.N.B. (Orthopaedics) (1996)

International

  Spine fellow, University of Muenster, Germany with Dr. Ulf Liljenqvist Nov 2000.
  Observer Spine Fellow, National University Hospital, Singapore with Dr. Wong Hee Kit. Dec. 2000
  Observer spine fellow, Washington university, USA with Dr. Lawrence Lenke, 2010

National

  Spine Fellow, Apollo Hospital, Department of Spine Surgery, Chennai from 1st September to 15th October 2000 under Dr. Sajan Hegde

State

  Traveling Fellowship of Gujarat Orthopaedic Association in 1994 starting from Jan.20th to Feb.20th.

Advanced Spinal short Trainings:

  Cadaveric Course on Minimally invasive spine surgery held at Thailand in 2000
  Short training in minimally invasive TLIF at Korea, 2008
  Course on Dynamic Stabilization of Spine- “Dynesis” held in Bangkok in 2008
  "Cervical and Lumbar Disc replacement” held in Delhi in 2008
  Cadaver course MIS TLIF by SMIS at Orlando USA Oct.2010

Present Designation:

  Consultant spine surgeon, Smt NHL Municipal Medical College & V.S. Gen. Hospital
  CEO, Chirayu Spine Hospital
  Hon. Consultant Spine Surgeon, Medisurge , sterling, SAL Hospital
  Hon. Consultant Spine Surgeon, Jivraj Mehta Hospital
  Hon. Consultant Spine Surgeon, Rajasthan Hospital

Publications:

  Article published in Indian Journal of Orthopaedics April 2010 on ‘posterior endoscopic discectomy-review of 100 cases’
  Article on “Spinal Cord Stimulation” published in journal of National Biomedical Engineering Society of India

Professional Experience:

Post Duration Chief
Residency 11/10/90 to 23/10/93 (3 Years) Dr. K.M.Shah
Fellow in Orthopaedics Mayo Hospital, Baroda 25/10/93 to 22/12/93 (2 months) Dr Arun Rindani
Astt.Prof of Orthopaedics
  • M.P.Shah Medical College, Jamnagar

  • B.J.Medical College, Ahmedabad

  • Paraplegia Hospital, Ahmedabad

Total 4 years & 6 months

23/12/93 to 30/11/94 (11 months, 6 days)

1/12/94 to 7/8/95
(6 months)

7/8/95 to 24/6/98 (3 years & 1month)

Dr. H.K.Vakharia

Dr. M.M.Prabhakar

Dr. M.M.Prabhakar
Other

In charge, Director of Paraplegia
2 months  
Private Practice 28/6/98 onwards  
Hon. Spine surgeon
  • Smt. NHL Mun. Medical college & V.S.Gen. Hospital
Dec. 2007 onwards  

Posts held in Associations:

  Executive member of Association of spine surgeons of India 2007-2009
  Secretary of Gujarat spine association from 2010 till today
  Joint secretary of Gujarat Spine Association from 1998 to 2000 & 2003-2010
  Treasurer of Gujarat Spine Association 2000-2002
  Member of the first executive committee of Gujarat Spine Association
  Treasurer of Ahmedabad Orthopaedic Society 1999-2003
  Delegate member AOSpine India.

Awards:

  Awarded Gold Medal and Certificate for Best Paper Presentation in All India Spine Surgeons Conference held at Varanasi in 2003 on the subject Posterior interlaminar endoscopic approach for unilateral lumbar radiculopathy.