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    Dr. Manoj Nagar

    Senior Consultant, Orthopaedic & Trauma Services

    MBBS, MS, DNB Orthopeadics

    About Dr. Manoj Nagar

    Dr. Manoj Nagar is a Joint Replacement, Arthroscopy and Trauma Surgeon. In his over 15 years of post-Orthopaedic training exposure, he has gained extensive clinical and research experience in the field of orthopaedic surgery covering all aspects, as a result of his training and affiliation with renowned centres in India and the UK.  Formerly, he was Faculty of Orthopaedics at AIIMS Bhopal where he is credited with establishing the trauma, joint replacement and sports injury services. Dr Nagar has worked as an honorary consultant (sports injury specialist) at Sports Authority of India Bhopal Regional Centre. He has in past received long-term hands-on subspecialty training in shoulder surgeries, hip and knee arthroplasty and trauma at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and Woodend Hospital, Aberdeen, UK. He has also worked as an orthopaedic specialist at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.


    Primary and Revision Hip, Knee and Shoulder Replacement Surgeries | Arthroscopic Surgeries of Shoulder and Knee | Complex Trauma Surgeries




    Accident & Emergency, Orthopaedics, Joint Replacement & Sports Injury


    20 Years

    Languages Spoken

    Hindi, English

    Room Number


    OPD Days

    Mon - Sat

    OPD Timings

    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    • Associate Professor of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Emergency Medicine, AIIMS Bhopal
    • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Emergency Medicine, AIIMS Bhopal
    • Consultant Orthopaedics, Private Practice
    • Assistant Professor, Orthopaedics, Chirayu Medical College, Bhopal
    • Clinical Fellow, Orthopaedics and Trauma, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and Woodend Hospital, UK
    • Senior Resident, Orthopaedics and Trauma, AIIMS, New Delhi
    • Senior Resident, Orthopaedics and Trauma, MAX Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi
    • Resident, Orthopaedics and Trauma, GMC and Hamidia Hospital, Bhopal

    • DP Baksi Gold Medal for best paper in shoulder and elbow – IOACON 2021)
    • Presidents (MP Orthopaedic Association) Appreciation Award _ MPIOACON 2017

    • Indian Orthopaedic Association
    • Madhya Pradesh Orthopaedic Association (MP-IOA)
    • ATLS India
    • Shoulder and Elbow Society of India (SESI)

    • COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative. SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modeling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study. Br J Surg. 2021 Mar 24:znab101. doi: 10.1093/bjs/znab101. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33761533; PMCID: PMC7995808.
    • COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative. Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international prospective cohort study. Anesthesia. 2021 Jun;76(6):748-758. doi: 10.1111/anae.15458. Epub 2021 Mar 9. PMID: 33690889; PMCID: PMC8206995.
    • COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative. SARS-CoV-2 infection and venous thromboembolism after surgery: an international prospective cohort study. Anesthesia. 2022 Jan;77(1):28-39. doi: 10.1111/anae.15563. Epub 2021 Aug 24. PMID: 34428858; PMCID: PMC8652887.
    • COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative. Effects of pre-operative isolation on postoperative pulmonary complications after elective surgery: an international prospective cohort study. Anesthesia. 2021 Nov;76(11):1454-1464. doi: 10.1111/anae.15560. Epub 2021 Aug 9. PMID: 34371522.
    • Nagar M, Tiwari V, Joshi A, Ahmed M, Patel M. A cadaveric morphometric analysis of coracoid process concerning the Latarjet procedure using the "congruent arc technique". Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2020 Dec;140(12):1993-2001. doi: 10.1007/s00402-020-03579-0. Epub 2020 Sep 1. PMID: 32870335.
    • Santoshi JA, Behera P, Nagar M, Sen R, Chatterjee A. Current Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis Practices: A Survey of Orthopaedic Surgeons in India. Indian J Orthop. 2020 Nov 18;55(3):749-757. doi: 10.1007/s43465-020-00306-0. PMID: 33995883; PMCID: PMC8081791.
    • Verma V, Nagar M, Jain V, Santoshi JA, Dwivedi M, Behera P, Selvanayagam R, Pal D, Singh K. Adapting Policy Guidelines for Spine Surgeries During COVID-19 Pandemic Given Evolving Evidence: An Early Experience From a Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital. Cureus. 2020 Jul 11;12(7):e9147. doi: 10.7759/cureus.9147. PMID: 32789084; PMCID: PMC7417187.
    • Yadav MS, Nagar M, Joshi A, Gupta A. Performance validation of different trauma scoring systems among polytrauma patients having predominantly blunt abdominal trauma. J Family Med Prim Care. 2020 Jun 30;9(6):2866-2870. doi: 10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_377_20. PMID: 32984140; PMCID: PMC7491821.
    • Verma V, Santoshi JA, Jain V, Patel M, Dwivedi M, Nagar M, Selvanayagam R, Pal D. Thoracic Pedicle Morphometry of Dry Vertebral Columns about Trans-Pedicular Fixation: A Cross-Sectional Study From Central India. Cureus. 2020 May 16;12(5):e8148. doi: 10.7759/cureus.8148. PMID: 32550067; PMCID: PMC7294881.
    • Jain V, Behera P, Santoshi JA, Verma VK, Nagar M. Pediatric Type II Supracondylar Humerus Fractures: Factors Associated With Successful Closed Reduction and Immobilization. J PediatrOrthop. 2020 Oct 9. doi: 10.1097/BPO.0000000000001693. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33044258. – Letter to Editor
    • Selvanayagam R, Jain V, Santoshi JA, Verma VK, Nagar M, Behera P, Dwivedi M. Letter to the Editor: Outcomes of Balloon Kyphoplasty for the Treatment of Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Case-control by Kyu-Tae Hwang et al. Indian J Orthop (March 2020).
    • Selvanayagam R, Jain V, Verma VK, Santoshi JA, Nagar M. Letter to editor. Comparison of plate, calcanealplasty, and external fixation in the management of calcaneal fractures Giovanni Vicentia et al. Injury. 2020 Apr;51(4):1144-1145. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2020.02.064
    • UlHaq R, Jain V, Chatterjee G, Nagar M, Verma VK. Letter to Editor: Concerns Regarding Early Treatment of Proximal Femoral Fragility Fractures In COVID-19 Patients: Need to Study Optimum Time For Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020;102(12):e58. doi:10.2106/JBJS.20.00617
    • Tiwari V, Nagar M, Behera P, Santoshi JA. Letter to the Editor on "The Role of Perioperative Statin Use in the Prevention of Delirium After Total Knee Replacement Under Spinal Anesthesia". J Arthroplasty. 2019 Feb;34(2):397-398. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018.10.019. Epub 2018 Oct 25. PMID: 30442466.
    • Role of Follow-up Radiographs in Conservatively Managed Acute Fifth Metatarsal Fractures. Nagar M, Forrest N, Maceachern C. The Foot. 2014 Mar; 24(1):17-20.
    • Arthroscopic arthrolysis for arthrofibrosis after Tension Band Wiring Patella D R Galfat, Manoj Nagar. National Journal of Medical and Dental Research, July-September 2014: Volume-2, Issue-4, 36-40
    • Morphometry of distal end radius in the Indian population: A radiological study. Pankaj Kumar Mishra, Manoj Nagar, Suresh Chandra Gaur, Anuj Gupta. Indian J Orthop. 2016 Nov-Dec; 50(6): 610–615.
    • Letter to the Editor regarding “Single versus double column fixation in transverse fractures of the acetabulum: A randomized controlled trial”. September 2018, Injury 49(11). Hemant Raj, Vivek Tiwari, Manoj Nagar, John A Santoshi
    • Tiwari V, Goyal A, Nagar M, Santoshi JA. Hyperphosphataemic tumoral calcinosis. Lancet. 2019 Jan 12;393(10167):168. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)33045-9. Erratum in: Lancet. 2019 Jan 26;393(10169):320. PMID: 30638581.
    • Nagar M, Joshi A, Sahu S, Nagar V, Mitra A. Concordance and Discordance of Orthopedics with Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program concerning Musculoskeletal Tuberculosis: A Qualitative Inquiry. Indian J Orthop. 2020 Apr 28;54(5):711-719. doi: 10.1007/s43465-020-00068-9. PMID: 32850037; PMCID: PMC7429663.
    • NIHR Global Health Unit on Global Surgery; COVID Surg Collaborative. Elective surgery system strengthening: development, measurement, and validation of the surgical preparedness index across 1632 hospitals in 119 countries. Lancet. 2022 Nov 5;400(10363):1607-1617. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(22)01846-3. Epub 2022 Oct 31. PMID: 36328042; PMCID: PMC9621702.
    • Jain A, Nagar M, Jain S, Barasker SK. A suprascapular nerve block is faster and as effective as hydrodistension in relieving frozen shoulder-associated pain and disability: A prospective, single-blind observational study with a follow-up of 24 weeks. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2023 Jan-Mar;39(1):45-50. doi: 10.4103/joacp.JOACP_114_21. Epub 2022 May 3. PMID: 37250252; PMCID: PMC10220177.