The renowned orthopedic surgeon and Vice Chairman of India's premium Hospital Max Healthcare Dr. Sanjiv Kumar Singh Marya has been elected as the new President of Indian Orthopedic Association (IOA), one of the largest professional organizations with more than 9000 active life members.
Dr. S K S Marya is one of the most eminent joint replacement surgeons who has conducted over 12000 knee, hip, shoulder, finger and toe surgeries in his 30-years log carrier. He specializes in Joint Replacement Surgery for the joints of upper and lower limbs (Primary and Revision) and Trauma Management based on AO Principles.
Expressing his joy over this honour, Dr. Marya said, "This is an incredible achievement. I am looking forward to helping IOA to achieve even greater success. Having comprehended the challenges and opportunities of the industry, I will be thriving to provide strategic direction to the long-term growth of orthopedics in India. I attain my role at IOA with an aim to make education in the field of orthopedics easily accessible to the young learners and the future surgeons of India. I am confident that the association would result in further strengthening of IOA."
On his achievement, the Chief Executive Officer of Max Healthcare Institute Ltd said, "We, at Max Healthcare are extremely delighted and proud of the fact that Dr Marya will be heading the Indian Orthopedic Association........Dr. Marya's rich experience has made him one of the most reputed and well respected orthopeadician in the world......We are proud to be allied with such a distinguished personality."
Dr. Marya has been conferred a number of awards and recognitions including the 'Praman Patra' from the Chief Minister of Punjab, 'Haryana Vigyan Ratna' from the Chief Minister of Haryana, 'Distinguished Service Award' from the Indian Medical Association (IMA) Delhi and 'Bharat Jyoti Award' from the Governor of Tamil Nadu.
Dr. Marya is also the author of 7 text books on Orthopaedics. He has conducted live surgery demonstrations more than 60 times in India and in almost 8 countries abroad like Zimbabwe, Philippines, Malaysia, Poland to name a few. He has also deliver lectures on Orthopaedics in more than 20 countries.