Dr. V.Y Gawande has passed his post graduate qualification from Bombay University with honors. He was holding the position of senior consultant in Orthopaedics & Head of Department of Orthopaedics & Hand Surgery at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial hospital, Parel, Bombay, India. He was also a post graduate teacher in Orthopaedics.
Dr Gawande has 35 years of experience in the field of Orthopaedics and has been credited for treating more than 26 thousand hand patients in his unit. He has also been the Superintendent of M.G.M Hospital Bombay. He was deputed to Iran by the Government of India for 4 years, as a Consultant in Orthopaedics. Apart from being the member of many prestigious societies, he is the life member of "American Association for Surgery of Hand': He has also been The President of "Indian Society for Surgery of Hand':
Dr. Gawande has developed an innovative technique of Dynamic Traction for treating hand fractures without surgery. He was invited to deliver lectures on his technique in many countries, to name a few viz. U.S.A, Japan, Pakistan, Oman, U.A.E, etc. He was also interviewed by B.B.C & T.V Asia to telecast his technique.
Dr Gawande has been awarded "Prime Minister's Gold Medal"for surgical excellence. He is the recipient of the honor and titles of"Sarvashree & Samajshree"for the services rendered to the society. He is also enlisted in the "Reference Asia': the Who's Who of the men & women who have achieved merits in Asia. Dr Gawande holds the "Specialist Licence" in Orthopaedics and hand surgery. He performs surgeries in private hospitals in Dubai