About the Practitioner

Saravanan Sundarakrishnan, CPO, LPO

Saravanan Sundarakrishnan is an American Board certified and licensed Orthotist and Prosthetist who knew from the very beginning of his training that he "was meant to do this." He received his Bachelor Degree of Science in Prosthetics & Orthotics from Maharashtra University for Health Sciences in Nashik, Maharashtra, India and completed his orthotic residency at the University of Michigan Orthotics and Prosthetics Center in Ann Arbor Michigan. Saravanan completed his prosthetic residency at Hanger Orthotics and Prosthetics in Boardman, Ohio. Working in U.S for the last 8 years, Saravanan has gained immense knowledge in treating patients with compassion for their prosthetic and orthotic needs. He has worked with the leading hospitals and manufacturers to provide a comprehensive solutions for patients.

Saravanan is the first clinician in Asia who is certified to fit HiFi interface sockets for prosthetic patients. He is certified to fit Microprocessor knees (C-leg, Rheo Knee, Power knee etc.), Myelectric upper extremity prosthesis (I-Limb, Be-Bionic Hand, Utah arm etc.), functional electrical stimulators (Walkaide system, Bioness etc.). He also specializes in comprehensive paediatric care that includes fitting patients with Dennis browne/dobbs bar, surestep for hypotonia, dynamic orthoses, SWASH brace, Cranial helmets, Boston design TLSO for scoliosis, TAOS ambulatory systems etc.

Saravanan is very passionate about giving the best quality product and customized solutions to patients as per their requirement. He has a special interest in applying new technologies and materials to bring a unique perspective to patient care.

Pradeep Singh Chauhan, CPO (New Zealand)

Pradeepis a NZOPBC Accredited (New Zealand Board of Orthotic and Prosthetic Certification) & Certified Clinical Orthotist & Prosthetist who completed his Bachelors in Prosthetics and Orthotics from AIIPMR – Mumbai (India) in the year 2000. He hasmore than 17 years of diverse Institutional and Clinical experience at different levels. Some of his previous job profiles include; working as an Expatriate Prosthetist and Orthotist with Motivation Charitable Trust (United Kingdom) Project office; JJCDR in Jaffna (Sri Lanka), as a Clinical Orthotist with Orthotic Centre NZ Pvt. limited in Auckland and Hamilton (New Zealand), as a Clinical Prosthetist and Orthotist with Hanger Orthopaedics Pvt. limited in California (USA), as a Clinical O & P practitioner with Comprehensive prosthetics and Orthotics Inc. Peoria, Illinois (USA) and as Clinical Services Manager (Orthotics and prosthetics), Training and Strategies; with Comprehensive Prosthetics and Orthotics, Delhi India.

He presents his speciality and clinical strengths in managing critical and diverse levels of lower extremity, upper extremity and paediatric orthotic / prosthetic devices. His specializations include advance socket interface systems for amputees, Sports prosthesis, comprehensive pediatric care and advanced spinal disorder orthotic management. Pradeep has been very compassionate about technology driven services and is certified to fit orthoses based on FES (functional electrical simulation mechanism of Bioness and walk aide Ortho-neurotronics.

During his tenure in New Zealand, he has been very instrumental in developing patient care programs related with Diabetic foot care, Cranial remolding helmet fortreatment of Plagiocephaly, practiced modalities used in treatment of CTEV (ponsetti treatment), CP (seating systems) and SevereCervical / Neck Injuries (HALO Traction systems). He also had the opportunity to develop and train rehab professionals in managing various conditions requiring the Orthotics while being part of rehab team. He implemented TA protocol systems designed by the orthopaedic team at Waikato Hospital – Hamilton, New Zealand.

Pradeep is:

- A Certified Practitioner to fit - I-Limb Systems. He completed his certification from Touch Bionics – Scotland – United Kingdom in the Year 2013.
- A Certified Clinical Practitioner to Prescribe and Fit – SIGVARIS Compression Management Garments – HangerOrthopaedics – Long Beach-, California – USA – Year 2009.
- A Certified Clinical Practitioner to Prescribe and Fit – Cascade Orthotic Systems – New Zealand – year 2008.

Arun Kumar Chakraborty, BPO

Arun Chakraborthy is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. He received his Bachelor degree of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics from West Bengal University of Health Science.

His area of expertise is lower limb Prosthetics & Orthotics and keen to provide his patients with comprehensive training and correct prescription as per patient condition.He is also experienced in the orthotic treatment of diabetic ulcer, wound care, diabetic foot care.

He specializes in comprehensive paediatric care for lower extremity and spinal involvement along with Lower Extremity Prosthetic care.

Most recently, Arun was working with ENDOLITE INDIA PVT LTD, Mangalore, Karnataka.

He believes in continuous learning and an innovative approach in being proactive and focused as a professional. He keeps himself updated with the latest technology in the industry and conveys it to the patients in a simple lucid way.

Monalisa Routray, BPO

Monalisa Routray is a Rehabilitation Council of India licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. She received her Bachelor Degree of science in Prosthetics and orthotics from SVNIRTAR CuttackOdisha Utkal University. After graduation, she was working with RAWWD (Rehabilitation Aids Workshop by Women with Disability) a partner of Mobility India(NGO). She attended theoretical and practical training in basic level wheel chair service provision at Mobility India and received certification from WHO (World Health Organization). She regularly participates in the OPAI National Conference (Orthotics and Prosthetics association of India) and also attended a CRE programme on thesubjectof “Hands-on workshop on scope and utility of silicon in Prosthetic and Orthotics”.

She specializes in Orthotics with a zeal for Upper and Lower Extremity Prosthetics and Cosmetic restoration. Her passion is to provide comprehensive training and correct prescription as per patient’s condition and requirement. She is very keen to keep up with the recent advances and technology in the field of Prosthetics and Orthotics.

Nishi Kumari, BPO

Nishi Kumari is a Rehabilitation Council of India licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist. She has received her Bachelors in Prosthetics & Orthotics from NIOH West Bengal University of Health Sciences Kolkata. After graduation, she worked with Endolite India at Indore for two years.

She actively participated in various workshops and seminars organized by OPAI. She also attended seminar on Orthotic Management of Paediatric Spinal Deformities. She specializes in Prosthetics, Pedorthicsand Orthotics and keeps herself updated with the latest trends and technologies in the domain. She also specializes in the orthotic treatment of Diabetic ulcers and Diabetic foot care. She approaches every case thoroughly and formulates a customized treatment plan. She is very committed to bring latest technology and innovations to her patients by using the modern techniques and contribute to the field of rehabilitation, and is keen to learn more in the field of rehabilitation.

Rajendra Prasad MS, DPO

Rajendra Prasad is a Rehabilitation Council of India Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist and did his under graduation in Prosthetics & Orthotics from Christian Medical College, Vellore. He previously worked as a Prosthetist and Orthotist in CMC, Vellore for 2 years where he was a member of the Cerebral Palsy and Diabetic clinic. He also has experience in treating amputee patients using ICRC (International Community of the Red Cross) components.

He loves working with pediatric patients. He specializes in the orthotic treatment of neurological cases like C.P (Cerebral Palsy), Downs Syndrome, stroke, muscular dystrophy and various other lower limb deformities. He also specializes in the orthotic treatment of diabetic ulcers and Diabetic foot care.