Dr.Andreas Appelt

Consultant, Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine


Language Spoken: English, German, Italian

Speciality: Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, Sports medicine


Dr. Andreas Appelt is a German-trained Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon. He has more than 30 years of experience in the conservative and operative treatment of orthopedic conditions.

He has treated a wide spectrum of spinal and joint cases with minimally invasive procedures and performed arthroscopic operations of the knees and shoulders, and knee and hip replacements.

For more than five years, Dr. Appelt worked in University Clinic in Heidelberg, Germany, and then he operated his own Clinic in Neu-Ulm and Weißenhorn.

Dr. Appelt studied medicine at the Universities of Cologne, Bonn, Mainz, and Heidelberg and earned a doctorate at the University of Heidelberg/Mannheim in the medical field of surgery in November 1986. He completed specialty training in surgery from 1987 to 1992 in Theresien-Hospital Mannheim (Oellers) and in the Bruchsal Hospital (Thiele) and following that completed training in surgery and advanced training for trauma surgery at the municipal hospital in Friedrichshafen (Seitz). Later Dr. Appelt completed specialization in sports medicine, chiropractics and orthopedics and he was 5 years teacher and consultant orthopedic surgeon at the University Clinic in Heidelberg.

He has practiced in Germany, Ghana, West Africa and the United Arab Emirates. 

Special interests:

  • Sports-orthopedic and arthroscopic surgery on hip, knee, shoulder, wrist, elbow, and ankle surgery.
  • Special surgeries on osteoarthrosis using cartilage transplantation.
  • Osteotomy on femur, tibia, ankle, and elbow.
  • Conservative and surgical therapy on acute and chronic spinal disorders including minimally invasive corrective surgery.
  • Trauma surgeries on extremities, pelvis and spinal column.
  • Hand and foot surgery.
  • Manually Chiropractic for acute or chronic neck and lower back pain and
  • Radial Shockwave Therapy with Triggerpoint treatments.
  • Replacement surgery of the hip and knee joints
  • Knee, wrist, ankle and shoulder arthroscopy


Dr.Mohsin Azam

Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS, MCPS, FCPS, Dip IT, Dip Bioethics

Fellowship in Ilizarov Surgery

Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Oncology

Graduated from the Aga Khan University Orthopaedics residency program in Pakistan. Fellowship trained in Muskuloskeletal Oncology from Rizzoli Institute Italy, also in Limb reconstruction, lengthening and deformity correction with Ilizarov Method from Istanbul University Turkey.

Worked as Head of Department of Orthopaedics at Memon Medical Institute, Karachi. Later worked as Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Institute of Orthopaedics and Surgery and Southcity Hospital Karachi Pakistan, in a dedicated specialty team providing standard of care treatment for patients with Musculoskeletal problems.

Has more than seven years of experience in Limb salvage surgery for Muskuloskeletal tumors and tumor related orthopedic problems, correction of limb deformities including limb lengthening surgery with distraction osteogenesis.



Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon

Knee and Hip replacement and Sports Trauma

Languages spoken: Croatian, native tongue, English (fluent), Bosnian, Serbian (fluent), German, Italian (good)

ESSKA-EKA Zimmer Knee Replacement Fellowship, Marburg, Germany
American-Austrian Society Fellowship, Salzburg, Austria
Canadian Orthopedic Society Fellowship, Anica Bitenc, Canada

Member of EKA (European Knee Associates), EHS (European Hip Society), ESSKA (European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy),

AO Alumni Chapter Croatia, Croatian Orthopaedic Society, EFORT (European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology),

COTA/HUOT (Croatian Orthopaedics and Traumatology Association), Croatian Medical Association

A highly dedicated and self-driven Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon with 10 plus years of hands-on experience in "Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery, Lower Limb Arthroplasty, Primary Hip & Knee Arthroplasty, Revision Hip & Knee Arthroplasty, hallux valgus surgeries (Austin, SCARF, Lapidus, McBride, lesser toes) and ankle arthrodesis,  Knee Arthroscopic Surgery, Dysplastic Crowe type 3 & 4 hips, Periprosthetic fractures etc."

Dr.Goran is specialising in the provision of healthcare with cumulative experience in a variety of international settings, enthusiastic and determined with a passion for high quality care. Possesses exceptional interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills and the ability to develop and maintain positive internal and external relationships.  A motivational and inspirational leader capable of coaching and empowering individuals to enable them to fulfil their potential whilst ensuring that they make a positive contribution to the business.

Research experience, teaching experience:
Author and co-author of 20 book chapters and books, more than 35 papers and more than 90 conference papers. Reviewer for journals (Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, International Orthopaedics, Croatian Medical Journal, BMJ Case Reports, World Journal of Orthopaedics, Hip International).  Member of the Editorial Board of World Journal of Orthopaedics.
More than 15 years of teaching and supervising undergraduate and postgraduate students, F1s, F2s, ST 1-2s, StRs. Currently Associated Professor of Orthopedics at University of Zagreb School of Medicine.
Participated in organization of more than 10 International events and Congresses.

Dr.Sabyasachi Banerjee

Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon

Hip, Knee & Shoulder Specialist

Languages spoken: English, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali & Gujarati  Fluent, Arabic- basic

MS (Ortho)
DNB (Ortho)
OREF Fellow (Harvard Univ)
Dr Sabyasachi Banerjee is an experienced Orthopaedic surgeon with a vast Clinical and teaching experience in India and the Middle-east, of approximately 20years.
He was an Associate Professor and Head of Unit at GCS (Gujarat Cancer Society) Medical College & Research Centre, in Ahmedabad, India and Consultant Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement Surgeon at Columbia Asia Hospital, Ahmedabad, before joining AZHD.
He did his bachelors and Masters in Orthopaedic Surgery from Gujarat University in Ahmedabad. In 2003, he was selected for the prestigious OREF (Orthopaedic Research & Education Foundation) Fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. In 2007, he underwent a Fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction using Computer navigation under Dr Patrice Graf in Brest, France
Dr Banerjee believes that the most important virtue of a Physician and Surgeon is Compassion & Care, apart from surgical skills; and he works hard at achieving both. He has published his work and presented them in Conferences.
Areas of Interest:
Hip, Knee & Shoulder- Arthroplasty (Joint Replacement), Arthroscopy (Key hole surgery) and Trauma (Fracture management). He specialises in the surgical treatment of Major fractures of the upper limb and lower limb, apart from surgical management of Sports Injuries like Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction.  Although he is well versed in Joint Replacement surgery of the Hip and Knee, he is also passionate about Joint preservation surgery like Osteotomy in the right indication.
He is also interested in Adult and Paediatric Orthopaedic Oncology, including management of Primary bone tumours and Secondary deposits.
International Society for Knowledge of Surgeons for Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty
Indian Orthopaedic Association
Bombay Orthopaedic Society

Dr.Deepak Bhatia

Specialist - Orthopaedic (Knee and Shoulder Surgeon)

MBBS, FRCS (Edin), FRCS (Glas)
Language Spoken: English, Hindi, Urdu

  • Fellowship at John Hopkins University USA

Special Interest:
Dr. Bhatia’s areas of special interest include all aspects of surgery of the knee and shoulder. In particular,He specializes in joint replacement surgery including the full flexed/high flex knee replacement for Asian and Middle Eastern patients.
He has carried out more than 3000 knee replacements, hip replacements and shoulder replacements.
He also specializes in sports injuries which include arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder and ankle particularly ligament reconstruction of the knee.
He has carried out in excess of 5000 ACL reconstruction of the knee and 3000 shoulder arthroscopic surgeries including Bankart reconstruction and rotator cuff surgery.

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