Dr. Azam Badar Khan (Dr. Knee)
Shaping a Legacy of Knee Health Excellence and Compassionate Care
- Explore Dr. Azam Badar Khan’s Extraordinary Journey as a Pioneer in Knee Replacement Surgeries and Orthopedic Excellence.
Dr. Azam Badar Khan is a distinguished Orthopedic Surgeon with a profound commitment to knee health and mobility. With over two decades of experience, Dr. Khan has earned a reputation as a leader in knee replacement surgeries. His mission is to prevent and address knee health issues, ensuring the well-being of his patients.
Dr. Khan’s professional journey began with his education at Nalanda Medical College, where he completed his Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in July 1996. He further pursued a Master of Surgery (Orthopedics) in June 2001, solidifying his expertise in the field. He holds licenses from the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and the Bihar Medical Council, affirming his expertise in both Dubai and India. Education has been a cornerstone of Dr. Khan’s journey, and Nalanda Medical College, where he completed his medical education, is a testament to his early dedication.
Dr. Khan’s current position as a Specialist Orthopedics (Knee Replacement Surgeon) at Prime Hospital & Medical Centre in Dubai signifies his commitment to improving knee health. His professional history includes a significant tenure at various renowned medical facilities in Dubai, Kingdom of Bahrain, and India. These experiences have enriched his expertise and perspective, making him a well-rounded surgeon. Among Dr. Khan’s professional memberships are the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Indian Orthopedic Association, Delhi Orthopedic Association, and Bihar Medical Association, highlighting his commitment to staying informed about the latest developments in the field.
Dr. Khan’s skillset encompasses a range of operative procedures, including Traumatology, Spine, Arthroplasty, Arthroscopy, and Miscellaneous Orthopedic Surgeries. His commitment to patient safety is evident through his certifications in Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS). Notable achievements include completing the AO Principles of Fracture Treatment Basic and Advanced courses and securing fellowships in Total Hip Replacement and Total Knee Replacement. His international exposure through these fellowships, including a stint in Russia and the United States, demonstrates his commitment to staying at the forefront of surgical advancements. Participation in prestigious conferences such as the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), EFFORT, and regional events like SICOT Dubai and Pan Arab GCC Conference have solidified his reputation as a global medical leader.
Beyond his professional achievements, Dr. Khan is an adventurer and a humanitarian. He has conquered the world’s highest peaks, trekked to iconic destinations like Mount Everest Base Camp, Mount Kilimanjaro and traveled to Antarctica. In addition, he actively participates in charitable activities and has extended his expertise to regions affected by natural disasters, like the Gujarat earthquake and the relief effort in Turkey. Dr. Azam Badar Khan’s journey is a testament to his unwavering commitment to knee health and his relentless pursuit of excellence in the field of orthopedics. His life’s work embodies the true essence of a Health Icon, impacting the lives of countless individuals through his surgical expertise and humanitarian endeavors.
- Top Qualification/Award Received the Global Inspirational Award for Outstanding Contribution to Medical Services in London 2023, a testament to exceptional contributions to the medical field.
- Has encountered numerous remarkable cases, each presenting unique challenges. The commitment to improving knee health is unwavering in each case, with a focus on the patient’s well-being.
- Founded “LET’S WALK AGAIN with Dr. KNEE,” an initiative aimed at raising awareness about knee health and providing free knee medical/surgical camps in different countries.
- Most Important advice to the Community/Professional Peers: Emphasizes the importance of prioritizing knee health Preventing knee issues is just as crucial as addressing them
- Future plans include continuing dedication to knee health, expanding humanitarian efforts, and staying at the forefront of orthopedic advancements.
“Knee replacement should be the last option for last stage knee osteoarthritis patient. I believe patients can preserve their natural knee. Nearly 50 percent of the knee joint can be saved by following 10 minutes of regular knee muscle strengthening exercises and giving importance to do’s and don’ts. The rest can be saved by following instructions from the treating doctors, in form of Supplements, Physiotherapy, Intra-articular Hyaluronic acid injections and even PRP-Stem cell therapy. Through my “Lets walk again” I have initiated a knee health awareness campaign. I want people to know the solution for knee joint conservation lies within“