An Autonomous Institute under Government of Bihar & Statutory University created by an Act of State Legislature and recognized by UGC

                                                                Department Of Orthopaedics

Introduction: -

The Department of Orthopaedics started working since 1999. It was formally established in 2006 with one faculty and two senior residents. At present our department has a Professor, one additional professor, two associate professors, four assistant professors and eleven senior residents. We started MBBS curriculum since 2011. It has been recognised for postgraduate training since 2019. Now we have three seats for postgraduate students. Our department is well equipped with all latest machine & equipments,, supporting staffs, departmental office, air conditioned  seminar room-cum Library. We also have modular OT, Emergency OT, and Plaster room and present bed strength of orthopaedics is 60. We perform routine and complex trauma surgeries, joint replacement surgery of hip, knee, shoulder, arthroscopic surgery, spinal trauma care, bone tumour surgery, deformity correction and paediatric bone surgery. For better patient care we also run speciality clinics of club foot, paediatrics, cerebral palsy spine, joint replacement and sports injury.





Area of Interest

E-mail ID

Mobile No.

Dr Santosh Kumar

Professor & Head

Spine surgery,

Complex trauma



Dr Ritesh Runu

Additional Professor

Paediatric orthopaedics,

Orthopaedic oncology,

Foot and ankle surgery



Dr Manish Kumar

Associate Professor

Sports injury,

Arthroscopic surgery,

Complex trauma



Dr Wasim Ahmed

Associate Professor

Joint replacement,

Spine surgery



Dr Indrajeet Kumar

Assistant Professor

Joint replacement,

Spine surgery



Dr Nishant Kashyap

Assistant Professor

Joint replacement,

Spine surgery,




Dr Abhijeet Subhash

Assistant Professor

Sports injury,

Arthroscopic surgery,




Dr Kumar Chandan

Assistant Professor

Spine surgery,


Joint replacement





Research: ­-

Name of investigator



Dr Ritesh Runu

Institute project

Role of internal fixation in giant cell tumour around knee joint. A retrospective study

Dr Ritesh Runu

Institute project

End point of ATT therapy in spinal tuberculosis clinical improvement, serological improvement, radiological improvement. A prospective study.

Dr Indrajeet Kumar

Institute project

Role of hemiarthroplasty in comminuted Trochanteric fractures in the population of Bihar

Dr Pawan Kumar

Institute project

Comparative study between parallel and divergent k wire fixation in lateral condyle fracture of homeruns in children

Dr Ashutosh Kumar

Institute project

Effect of intrarticular platelet rich plasma injection in osteoarthritis knee joint

Dr Vidya Sagar

Institute project

Outcome of early (less than 3 weeks ) and late (more than 3 weeks ) fixation in dorsolumbar spine after injury

Dr Arnab Sinha

Institute project

Diagnostic protocol for diagnosis of malignancy in comparison to tuberculosis of spine

Dr Rajesh Kumar Ranjan

Institute project

Outcome of arthroscopic anterior Cruciateligament reconstruction in knee with hamstring graft

Avinash Kumar Bharti

Institute project

Effectiveness of Accelerated Rehabilitation Protocol following Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction

Binay Kumar Pandey

Institute project

Prevalence of Low back pain & Neck Pain among Teachers of schools in Patna

Dr Reetesh Roshan


Observational study of short segment pedicle screws fixation for dorsolumbar spine injury: A Prospective  study

Dr Mohsin Parvez


To Evaluate The Clinical And Functional outcome (Knee Laxity) After Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction Using hamstring Graft (A Prospective Study)

Dr Nischay Kausik


An Outcome study of conservative management of tuberculosis of spine



Academic year 2019

  1. Gaurav Khemka, Ritesh Runu, Ashutosh Kumar, Deepak Kumar, Nishant Kumar, Chandan Kumar, Santosh Kumar. Abduction Osteotomy in coxavara due to pediatric femoral neck non Union. An outcome study with DC plate. JIGIMS 2019, Vol 5(1): 92-95.

Academic year 2018

  1. Ashutosh Kumar, Vidya Sagar, Pawan Kumar, Deepak Kumar,  Ritesh Runu, Gaurav Khemka. Dome osteotomy in cubitusvarus Our results. JOrthopDis Traumatol ,Vol 1, Issue :1 2018 Page 38-42.
  2. Ritesh Runu, Vidya Sagar, Ashutosh Kumar, Arnab Sinha, Santosh Kumar.Do we need internal fixation devices for giant cell tumors around knee joint an outcome study. JOrthopDis Traumatol ,Vol 1, Issue :1 2018 Page 33-37.
  3. Wasim Ahmed, Nishant Kashyap, Indrajeet Kumar, Santosh Kumar. Surgical Management of Bimalleolar Fractures of Ankle in Adults. Global Journal for Research Analysis. Vol -7, Issue-4, April -2018 Issn No 2277-8160.
  4. Ritesh Runu, Sudeep Kumar, Ashutosh Kumar Vidya Sagar, Mukesh Kumar.Comparison of short-term Functional Outcome and Complication Rate between two commonly used braces (Denis Browne splint and steenbok brace) in Maintenance Phase of congenital talipes equinovarus.Journal of Orthopedics, Traumatology and Rehabilitation; Vol 10 Issue 1 .January-June 2018: 7-12.
  5. Raj Kumar, Anand Kumar Gupta, Ritesh Runu, Sanjay Kumar Pandey, Manish Kumar. Clinicalprofile of cerebral palsy: a study from multidisciplinary clinic at tertiary care centre. InternationalJournal of Contemporary Paediatrics2018, Vol 5( 4): 1626-1630.
  6. Nishant Kashyap, Wasim Ahmed, Indrajeet Kumar, Abhijeet Subhash, Pawan Kumar, SantoshKumar. Management of irreducible Supracondylar Fracture of Humerus In children (Global Journalfor research analysis)  Vol:- 7 Issue-7 July 2018 ISSN No 2277-8160
  7. Indrajeet Kumar, Nishant Kashyap, Wasim Ahmed, Santosh Kumar.Short segment pedicle screwfixation for Dorso-lumbar spine fracture: A series of 68 Patients. Vol: - 7 Issue-1 January-2018ISSN No. 2277-8179 IF: 4176 IC Value: 93-98.
  8. Abhijeet Subhash, Manish Kumar, Santosh Kumar, Rajesh Kumar Ranjan.ArthroscopicReconstruction of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) In IGIMS One Year Follow Up Vol:- 4 No. 1JIGIMS 2018 :- 40:43
  9. Pawan Kumar, Ashutosh Kumar, Ritesh Runu Arnab Sinha Vidya Sagar. ArteriovenousMalformation In Foot: A Case Report, Vol 4 No 1 JIGIMS 2018:- 58:59

Academic year 2017

  1. Rishabh Kumar, Santosh Kumar, Nishant Kashyap, Anand Shankar A randomized controlled trial comparing outcomes of k wire removal at 4 weeks vs. 6 weeks of lateral condyle fractures of humerus in children. (International Journal of Orthopedics) Print ISSN; 2579-0889, vol 3, Issue 3, 2017: 34-38.
  2. Santosh Kumar, Dr Indrajeet Kumar, Binay Pandey: Fixation With Pedicle Screw For Thoraco-Lumbar Spine Fracture: Our Experience At IGIMS, Sheikhpura, Patna (Journal of Indian medical association) Vol 5, No. 2 July – December 2017:  111-114.
  3. Santosh Kumar, Dr.Anand Shankar, Dr. Nishant Kashyap Outcomes of k-wire removal at 3 weeks in lateral condyle fractures of humerus in children.  (International Journal of Contemporary Surgery Vol 5, No. 2 July – December 2017: 135-139.
  4. Ashutosh Kumar, Vidya Sagar, Ritesh Runu, Manish Ranjan: Treatment of Neglected, Relapsed, Resistant Clubfoot by Ligamentotaxis using Jess and Evaluated Podographically. International Journal of Contemporary Sugary (Ref. no. 2393-915X Print 2454-7379. Vol No 4  Issue 9 September 2017)
  5. Rajat Charan, Santosh Kumar, Indrajeet Kumar. Management of facet joint Dislocation of cervical SpineJ.Evid. Based Medical Health, pISSN- 2349-2562 Vol .4 May 2017
  6. Anil Agrawal, Deepak Kumar, Nargesh Agrawal & Neeraj Gupta.Ankle valgus following non-vascularized fibular grafts in children-an outcome evaluation minimum two years after fibular harvest. International Orthopedics (SICOT) (2017) 41:949-955 DOI 10.1007/s00264-017-3403-8. 2017
  7. Ritesh Runu, Mantu Jain, Vidya Sagar, Arnab Sinha, Saurav Kumar, Santosh Kumar. Tubercular Osteomyelitis of Talus in a child: A case Report and Review of Literature. Indian Journal of Clinical Practice, Vol. 27, No. 9, February 2017. 
  8. Dr Manish Kumar, Dr Rakesh Kumar, Dr Rajesh Kumar Ranjan, Dr Ashutosh Kumar, Dr Md Farman Ali and Dr Santosh Kumar. Results of Pronator Quadratus pedicle bone graft as primary procedure for treatment of Scaphoid non-union. International Journal of Orthopedics Sciences. 2017. 3(3):1008-1012
  9. Rajesh Kumar Ranjan, Manish Kumar, Rakesh Kumar and Md Farman Ali. Bone Cement. International Journal of Orthopedics Sciences. 2017. 3(4): 79-82.
  10. Dr Vidya Sagar Dr. Manish Kumar, Dr Ashutosh Kumar, " has published manuscript titled "Management of pathological femoral fracture secondary to Ewing sarcoma in pregnancy: A case report International Journal Of Orthopedics Science Certificate No 3-3-116 Dated 01/07/2017 Page  No 912-915 Vol 3 Issue 3; Year 2017.

Academic year 2016

  1. Mantu Jain, Ritesh Runu, Santosh Kumar, Manish Kumar  :Outcome of plate osteosynthesis inpubic diastasis: an experience of tertiary care centreIndian Journal of Orthopedics Surgery2016;2(4):326-330
  2. Mantu Jain, Ritesh Runu, Santosh Kumar, Manish Kumar, Shishir Kumar, Shweta Lal:Radiological criteria to predict complex regional pain syndrome in distal radial fractures: Apreliminary report Indian Journal of Orthopaedics Surgery 2016;2(4):372-375
  3. Santosh Kumar, SS Haque, Sinha MK, Ravi Agrawal, Anju Singh, Uday Kumar:Clinical correlationbetween HLA B 27 and inflammatory marker in case of ankylosing spondylitis. MOJ Immunology2016, 4(2), 00122.
  4. Ritesh Runu.:Chapter on Clubfoot in ABC of Neonatology 2016.
  5. Ritesh Runu, Montu Jain, Niraj Narain Singh, Santosh Kumar: Prevalence of Osteoporosis inBihar: a sample study. Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences 2016, Vol 2 (No. 1):15 – 17.
  6. Mantu Jain, Sanjay Kumar, Santosh Kumar, Ritesh Runu: A Case Report on Retrival of neglectedhead fragment in patient with femoral prosthesis. Yuva Journal of Medical Science Vol 2, No1;January 2016. 
  7. Sadia Parveen, Pratima Kumari, Archana Sinha, Minu Sharan, Ritesh Runu. A Rare case ofIncarcerated Ball Bearing in Vagina. Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences 2016,Vol 2 (No. 1): 27.
  8. Arnab Sinha, Vidya Sagar, Saurabh Kumar, Ritesh Runu. Misdirection- What the eyes see andthe ears hear, The Mind Believes. A retrospective study of misdirected Pedicle screw fixation inthoracolumbar spine. IOSR-J dental and medical sciences 2016, vol 15; issue 9, 61-66.
  9. Manish Kumar, Santosh Kumar, Abhijeet Subhash, Vidya Sagar. Free vascularised Fibular Graftfor osteonecrosis of femoral head. A case report. Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute of MedicalSciences 2016, Vol 2 (No. 2): 38-40.
  10. Ritesh Runu. Chapter on Clubfoot in ABC of Neonatology

Academic year 2015

  1. Ritesh Runu, Manish Kumar, Indrajeet Kumar. Abhijeet Subhash, Santosh Kumar.        A case report on Sciatic Nerve Palsy following Interlock Nailing. Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences 2015, Vol 1, No. 1: 49-50.
  2. Santosh Kumar, Dr Manish Kumar, Dr Indrajeet Kumar, Binay Pandey:            Early Short Segment Spinal Fixation in Traumatic Paraplegia, Our experience at IGIMS: Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences 2015, Vol 1; No. 1: 28-31.
  3. Ritesh Runu, Santosh Kumar, Rajat Charan, Himanshu Chauhan, Ozone Discolysis: A Newer Modality of Treatment for Lumber Disc Prolapse. Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences 2015, Vol 1; No. 2: 06-09.
  4. Niraj Narain Singh, Manish Kumar, Pawan Kumar, Rajat Charan, Ritesh Runu, Santosh Kumar. Pronator Quadratus Muscle Pedicle Graft For Stage III Keinbock Disease: Our Experience At IGIMS. Journal of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences 2015, Vol 1; No. 2: 37-39.
  5. Arnab Sinha.The Rationale of spinal fixation in SCI patients- A review of literature. Journal of Bihar Orthopedic Association 2015, vol XXVI; no2: ---------
  6. Arnab Sinha, Wasim Ahmed, Manish Kumar, Santosh Kumar. Prediction of TA tenotomy in clubfoot treatment. Journal of Advanced Medical and Dental Sciences    Research 2015, Vol3; Issue 5:November ISSN 2230-9926.
  7. Arnab Sinha, Wasim Ahmed, Manish Kumar, Santosh Kumar. Are we diagnosing TB spine correctly? - The way forward International Journal of Development Research Nov 2015 vol5 issue 11; ISSN 2230-9926.
  8. Arnab Sinha, Niraj Narain Singh, Manish Kumar, Santosh Kumar. Current concepts regarding timing of surgery and role of decompression in spinal fixation of SCI patients- A review of literature (accepted for publication in Journal of Advanced Medical and Dental Sciences Research).
  9. Arnab Sinha, Rakesh Kumar, Indrajeet Kumar, Kaushlendra Kumar. Combination therapy for Osteoporosis- the quest for a protocol (accepted for publication in Journal of Bihar Orthopedic Association)
  10. Ritesh Runu. Management of Childhood Septic Arthritis of Hip. Journal of Bihar Orthopedics Association June 2015, Vol: XXVI No 1 08-11.

Academic year 2014

  1. S.S. Haque, Santosh Kumar, M.A. Muzaffar, R. Kumari, U. Kumar, A. Sharan, MdTanweeruddin. Evaluation of Serological Marker for the Diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Scientific Journal of Medical Science. 2014 3 (4) 316-319 doi 10.14196/sjms V3/4 1254.
  2. Indrajeet Kumar, Santosh Kumar, Dr RajatCharan, and BinayPandey. Role of Epidural steroid injections in Low Back Pain due to canal Stenosis:  Indian Medical Journal 2014, 109(S): 15-17.
  3. Dr.Rakesh Kumar, Dr Indrajeet Kumar, Dr Arnab Sinha, Dr (Prof) D. K .Sinha, Dr.Santosh Kumar. A CaseReport. Unusual Presentation of intraduralExatramedularyEpidermoid Cyst of Dorsal Spine Presenting as Post-traumatic Complete Paraplegia. Indian Medical Journal 2014, 109(s): 59-60.
  4. Syed Haque, Santosh Kumar, RekhaKumari, Uday Kumar, Anand Sharan, MdTanweeruddin. Evaluation of Biochemical Marker for the Diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis:   Journal of Health Sciences (2014) Vol 4, No 1.

Academic year 2012

  1. Indrajeet Kumar RajatCharan, VikashRanjan, Santosh Kumar. Management of Facet Joint Dislocation of Lower Cervical Spine:  Journal of Bihar Orthopaedic Association2012;Vol26(1): 19-24.
  2. Indrajeet Kumar, Santosh Kumar, Manish Kumar, R. K. Roy, Shamir Rahman.  Late presentation of congenital constriction band syndrome at the age of 38 year; a case report. Journal of Bihar Orthopedic Association 2012;Vol 26(1): 40-42.
  3. Swaroop A, Runu R, Dave D, Dube AS. Role of Autologous Blood in management of resistant  Tennis elbow joumal of Biosciences 2012.

Academic year 2011

  1. Santosh Kumar, Manish Kumar, R. K. Roy, Prevention and Management of Osteoporosis:  Journal of Bihar Orthopedic Association2011;Vol 25(1): No 12-15.
  2. Santosh Kumar, Binay Kr. Pandey, Josni Khan.  Physiotherapy Management of Osteoarthritis Knee:  Journal of Bihar Orthopedic Association2011Vol 25(1): No 27-28.
  3. Manish Kumar, Santosh Kumar, R. R. Kanaujiya.  Observation on Patency Rate after Microvascular Anastomosis of Guinea Pig, s Femoral Artery:  Journal of Bihar Orthopaedic Association 2011;Vol 25(1): No 16-19.
  4. Prem Kumar, Santosh Kumar, Bindey Kumar.  Interpreting Plain Radiography Bone:  Journal of Bihar Orthopedic Association2011: Vol 25(1): No 35-39.
  5. Manish Kumar. Side to side arteriovenous anastomosis by continuous suture technique as permanent vascular access for dialysis. Journal of Bihar Orthopedic Association 2011: Vol 25(1).
  6. Runu R, Agrawal V. Botulinum Toxin as Treatment Modality for Spastic Diplegic Cerebral Palsy Child: Our experience in 21 patients. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy 2011(Jul – Sep); vol 5, no 3, 6-9.

Academic year 2010

  1. Santosh Kumar, Bindey Kumar, Manish Mandal, Prem Kumar. Common Birth Injuries: Indian Medical Journal,2010:Vol 104 (11): No 393-394.
  2. Santosh Kumar, Bindey Kumar, Binay Kr. Pandey, Prem Kumar.  Comprehensive Management of Osteoarthritis Knee: Indian Medical Journal,2010: Vol 104 (12): No 424- 425.
  3. Santosh Kumar, R. R. Kanaujiya, Bindey Kumar, RajatCharan, Prem Kumar. Observation on Management of Hand Injury Cases:  Indian Medical Journal,2010: Vol 104 (12): No 426- 428.

4.  RajatCharan, Santosh Kumar, Bindey Kumar,Prem Kumar. Neglected Club Foot   Management

    with Jess: Indian   Medical Journal,2010: Vol 104 (12): No 413-414.       

5.  Runu R. Iatrogenic Ulnar nerve injury in Supracondylar fracture of humerus in children: a review.            Journal of Bihar Orthopedics Association 2010, vol 24, No1: 17-20.  

Academic year 2005

  1. Runu R, Pai R R, Sinha N K, BhaskarP.: Our experience with epidural steroid injections in management of Low back pain and sciatica. Kathmandu University Medical Journal 2005; Vol 3, No.4, Issue 12; 349 – 354.
  2. Runu R, Dhungana V. Is it book bag disease? A case report on Scheurmann’s disease. Journal of Indian

    Rheumatology Association, 2005; Vol 13:126 – 128.

Academic year 2002

  1. Runu R, Singh R. Non union of phalangeal fracture. A case report. Journal of Bihar Orthopedics Association 2002, vol XV (1): 46.
  2. Runu R. Singh R.N. BMD- Recent advancement in diagnosis of osteoporosis. Journal of Bihar Orthopedics Association 2002, Vol XV (1):26 - 29.

Academic year 2001

  1. Runu R, Charan R.Gamma Interlocking Nail in comminutedsubtrochanteric femoral fractures. Journal of

    Bihar Orthopedics Association 2001, vol XIV (1): 34- 36.

Patient Care:-

We have 60 bedded orthopedics ward on third and fourth floor. We have general ward, high dependency unit, intensive care unit, post operative ward and surgical ICU. The patients of joint replacement are segregated. The patients are taken care round the clock by duty doctors and nursing staffs. In OPD average patient registration is 200 per day. Apart from general clinic, specialty clinic is also conducted. We run club foot clinic, Pediatrics orthopedic clinic, cerebral palsy clinic, spine clinic, joint replacement clinic and sports injury clinic. We cater to patients from, Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Nepal.

Awards & Honors:

Our department has been selected first in health exhibition in 2015 and 2016. Our department won gold medal in poster presentation in orthopaedic oncology conference in 2017. Our department has organised road safety awareness programme in 2018. It also organised CME on orthopaedic infections(2015), paediatric hip (2016), cadaveric course on pelvic trauma(2016), arthroscopic knee surgery (2017) and osteoporosis – a silent killer(2019).


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