NAPOLEON – Henry County Hospital recently welcomed Dr. Vithal Shendge, MD, in the HCH orthopedic practice. Dr. Shendge has over 20 years of orthopedic experience. Its services include the diagnosis and treatment of most orthopedic injuries, including:
• fractures and dislocations
• Tendon and ligament injuries
• Sore, swollen, or injured joints
• Wrist, elbow, hand and shoulder pain
• Primary and revision arthroplasty of the hip and knee
• Shoulder arthroplasty
Dr. Shendge’s career has included clinical fellowships in India, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Most recently, Dr. Shendge served as Tenure Track Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Medical Center of the University of Toledo. He is a leading expert in the diagnosis and treatment of knee and lower extremity disorders, hip and pelvic bone disorders, and intra-articular joint injections. In addition, he specializes in complex and innovative procedures for pain relief and functional improvement.
“We are very pleased, Dr. Having Shendge on our team, ”said Kristi Barnd, CEO of Henry County Hospital. “His expertise in orthopedics will provide great care to our local community while staying close to home.”
A respected surgeon in his field, Dr. Shendge is a peer reviewer and is on the editorial boards of several medical journals. In addition to his success in the United States, where he has received multiple awards, including the vitals.com Patient’s Choice Award, Dr. Shendge is also a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. This is one of the oldest and largest surgical colleges in the world, and membership has been given to just 25,000 surgeons from more than 100 countries.
For more information or to make an appointment with Dr. To arrange shendge, call 419-591-3853 or visit henrycountyhospital.org.