Dr. Milind Chaudhary MS (Orth) is a pioneer in the field of Ilizarov Techniques in India. He was chiefly instrumental in introducing Ilizarov Techniques in India in 1989. Over the last decade, he has performed some of the most difficult and intricate surgeries using the Ilizarov Techniques, has perfected its routine applications and has introduced several new operations using this system. He has to his credit the longest limb lengthening performed in India. Limb Lengthening for increase of height has also been perfected by him and countless number of dwarfed children have had their height increased at the Centre. All aspects of the Ilizarov Techniques have been extensively practised by him.
Dr. Chaudhary trained in Orthopaedics at the the KEM Hospital, Bombay; and qualified in 1986. He developed immense interest in the treatment of Clubfoot and Poliomyelitis when he trained at the Childrenís Orthopaedic Hospital, Bombay in 1987. He then went on to train in the UK at South Shields Sunderland Dist Gen Hospital for a year. He undertook a fellowship under the pioneering Ilizarov surgeon in USA Dr. Dror Paley at the Univ. of Maryland in 1989. He happened to be the first ever Clinical Fellow of Dr. Dror Paley from anywhere in the world! After starting the CFIT at Akola in 1989, he was trained at. Ilizarovís Institute in Kurgan, Russia on three occasions-in 1990, 1991 and 1992. Dr.Chaudhary is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Govt Medical College at Akola. He has presented hundreds of scientific papers in regional,state, National and International conferences on all aspects of the Ilizarov Techniques. He has participated in training workshops as Faculty in Canada, USA, Australia, Myanmar and all parts of India as an Instructor and as the chief faculty member. He has performed Demonstration surgeries all over India. He has several publications in Indian journals Indian Journal of Orthopaedics, Recent Advances in Surgery, Indian Journal of Surgery) and one as a co-author in Orthopedic Clinics of North America.Dr. Chaudhary has trained more than 30 young Orthopaedic Surgeons in 6 month and One year fellowships from all parts of India. He is actively engaged in spreading the knowledge about the technique and increasing its popularity. He is regarded as one of the foremost exponents of this technique and leading orthopaedic surgeons of the country refer their problem cases to him. The President of ASAMI INDIA from 2009 till 2012. He is is president of 8TH ASAMI international Congress to held at Goa in Sept 2014 For more info Click . ( Association for the Study Application of the Methods of Ilizarov.