Orthopaedic Surgery & Joint Replacement Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery

Bones are integral to our body which when affected can completely restrict movement and cause tremendous pain. At DESUN we combine excellence in patient care, research andeducation with the skills and expertise of some of the finest Orthopaedic specialists and surgeons, to consistently cater to the needs of patients across all age groups. We also take special care to assist patients in post-surgical care and we also deal with a large number of accident and trauma cases and are experts at rehabilitation and recovery of such cases

DESUN boasts of one of the best ranges in Orthopaedic Surgery in India. Combining excellence in patient care, research and education with the skills and expertise of some of the finest Orthopaedic consultants and surgeons of India, DESUN has been consistently helping patients of all ages receive the best in Orthopaedic treatment.

DESUN’s Department of Orthopaedics provides a comprehensive range of Orthopaedic services including hip, knee, elbow, shoulder and joint replacement, hand surgery, spine surgery and treatment of complex trauma. We are equipped to handle minimally invasive joint replacement, arthroplasty, revision hip and knee replacements, minimally invasive spine surgery, vascularised grafting for non-unions, limb re-implantations, arthroscopic PCL, shoulder surgery and more.

We have high success rate in hip and knee replacement surgeries. We use high quality fixtures and experienced medical teams perform the surgeries and provide excellent post-surgical care at the hospital. Even in critical cases of surgeries conducted on aged people, Desun has achieved good results

DESUN takes full advantage of all the recent innovations in Orthopaedic surgery such as minimally invasive joint replacement, surface replacement arthroplasty, revision hip and knee replacements, minimally invasive spine surgery, vascularised grafting for non-unions, limb re-implantations, arthroscopic PCL and shoulder surgery.


A total knee replacement is done by removing the damaged knee joint surgically and replacing it with an implant at the hinges.


A total hip replacement is done by removing the damaged bone and cartilage by surgically replacing it with a prosthetic implant (metal stem) in the hollow center of the femur.


ORIF is required for serious bone fractures, multiple broken bones, etc. that require internal fixation of bones with temporary or permanent metal pins, plates, rods or screws.


Neck Femur Surgery usually happens to elderly patients who suffer sudden accident and break their hip. It has the potential to become a serious injury if not treated swiftly.



DESUN is the only Superspeciality hospital in Siliguri providing tertiary care and is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure to handle any kind of critical medical problems. Siliguri serves as the important connector between the southern and northern parts of West Bengal. It is the transit point for air, road and rail traffic to the neighbouring countries like Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh and hence is experiencing a rapid and a steady population expansion. The healthcare hinterland of Siliguri consists of the districts like Uttar Dinajpur, Dakshin Dinajpur, Darjeeling, Cooch Behar, Jalpaiguri, etc. Siliguri being surrounded by Bihar, Assam, Sikkim, Bhutan and Nepal had a requirement for a tertiary care hospital which Desun Siliguri aims to provide.


We are the only hospital in Siliguri to have 1 dedicated lifesaving ventilator for each ICU bed. Desun is the only hospital in Siliguri to have a specialised advanced Burns Unit. Emergency, Trauma and Critical Care are highly complex Superspeciality medical areas where multiple Speciality doctors are required simultaneously. DESUN is reputed for its expertise in this complex area with specialist in home full time doctors available at your service 24x7. DESUN is the only hospital in Siliguri and North Bengal to have Steel Operation Theatres i.e. OTs made entirely of medical grade steel, because of which chances of Infection are very minimal. Desun has modern Soundless MRI facility and state-of-the-art CT scan machine.

  • 304 Bed Capacity
  • 45 Intensive Trauma Unit (ITU) beds supported with lifesaving infrastructure for treating serious trauma
  • Desun Critical Care Department follows a unique speed of communication starting from patient entering in the Emergency Department to patient admitted in ICU, which results in quick admission thus helping in starting the correct treatment at the earliest.
  • 24 Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds with lifesaving ventilator with each beds
  • 12 Step down ICU beds with state-of-the-art infrastructure
  • 9 floors equipped with modern and advanced state of the art medical equipment
  • Dedicated Burn Unit

Two of the major fears any surgeon has before any operation is that of OT infection and heart complications during or after the operation. If OT infections occur or the patient develops cardiac problems the recovery of the patient becomes difficult and much time consuming in many cases. DESUN is the only hospital in Siliguri having STEEL OPERATION THEATERS (Steel OTs) which drastically reduces chances of OT infection. After the surgery the patient is under the best care of doctors and nurses in the post-operative phase at DESUN. Also DESUN has the largest Heart Institute in Siliguri to handle any cardiac emergencies during or after the operation.


With 20 medical departments having in-house specialist doctors any problem during your stay at DESUN can be handled by this specialist doctors’ team 24 hours. You may be admitted for a particular surgery but in the event there are some problems which a specialist needs doctor of another department it is available immediately in- house at DESUN. This facility is often not available at other renowned hospitals.


Desun has note worthy success stories in emergency and critical medical cases. The experienced team of doctors, medical staff and other support staff delivered excellence and saved lives.

102 years old man gets a new lease of life at Desun Siliguri. Desun hospital Siliguri is one of the most dependable hospital for emergency hospital admission in North Bengal and well-connected neighbouring states.

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Desun Siliguri has a very large network of ambulance. The ambulance assistance network covers all areas of north Bengal, neighbouring states like Purnia and more locations in Bihar, Tripura, Assam and others. Once someone connects to Desun hospital emergency team or hospital team in respective phone numbers for admission of their patients in Desun Hospital Siliguri, the nearest ambulance from the network reaches the person’s location to pick the patient and bring them to Desun Hospital Siliguri. This facility is also availed by patients at Desun Siliguri to reach home after discharge if they medically require an ambulance assistance to reach home.


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