Dr.Amiya Kr Bera is one of the most reputed orthopaedic surgeons of West Bengal, with a brilliant academic career. He has graduated from Medical College, Kolkata and completed M.S. in Orthopaedics from the same institution.
Currently working as an Asst. Professor in Dept. of Orthopaedic, Murshidabad Medical College, he believes learning and teaching to be his life. He also heads the department of Orthopaedics, Jeevandeep Trauma Care & Diagnostic Centre, Berhampore, where he has been working for the last 10 years. He is responsible for the overall administration of Orthopaedic Dept., which also includes analysis & performance of the dept.
In his long career of 25 years as an orthopaedic surgeon, he has more than 50,000 surgeries to his credit which include:-
· Osteosynthesis, including fracture calcaneum, fracture pelvis, fracture dislocation spine
· Arthroplasty-hip, knee ,elbow and shoulder replacement
· with special interest in Deformity correction, using Illizarove ring fixators
To his credit, he has introduced almost 30 new surgical procedures, previously not practiced in the region, including
· cervical spine
· Operation with C-arm, started 2005 onwards
· Deformity correction with SUV computerized programs, fixed axis correction frame.
Besides, he has also taken up challenging cases such as cases of non-union or malunion of fractures in spite of repeated surgeries.
He believes in “team work”; having worked with more than 80 orthopaedic surgeons in private as well as government setup.
He is a coveted member of several national as well as international orthopaedic associations, namely -West Bengal Orthopaedic Association, Indian Orthopaedic Association.
He has presented several scientific papers, on various reputed platforms, some of which have been published in national as well as international journals.
To keep himself updated with the latest procedures and innovations in the field of orthopaedics, he has participated as a faculty as well as panelist in various prestigious workshops and academic sessions of different conferences.
With a view to spread the knowledge of the technological advances in the field, he has organized/ conducted several workshops.