Dr. Rakesh Bhargava


National Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

47 Moji Colony Pradhan marg

Malviya nagar, Jaiour 302017, India


Dr Rakesh Bhargava was born on 15th September 1950
He studied at St Columba's high school,New Delhi and, having secured a position in the all India Merit list, was awrded the National Scholarship of Merit by Govt of India
Dr Rakesh Bhargava passed his MBBS as a National Merit scholar from SMS Medical College, Jaipur
He did M S (Ortho) under Prof P K Sethi in 1977, and subsequently worked on teaching assignments as Senior Resident at Irwin Hospital, and Assistant and Associate Professor at SP Medical College, Bikaner
In 1999, he joined SMS Medical College, Jaipur as Professor.
He is on the Staff Selection committee of AIIMS, University of Delhi and MP Public Service Commission.
He is an examiner in post graduate studies in various Universities of India and the National Board of Examinations
He has been guest faculty at various conferences like APOA (Infection Section), North and Central Zone and National Conferences of IOA and many State chapter meetings
He has delivered the Prof T P Srivastava Oration of UP chapter IOA at UPOACON 2011, the Dr P K Sethi Oration of Rajasthan Chapter IOA at ROSACON 2011 and the Dr P K Doriaswamy oration at the North Zone Conference IOA 2011.
He has been Past secretary and President Rajasthan State chapter IOA, Past President Central Zone IOA, and Chairman Oncology Section IOA
He has the credit of organising and hosting two eminently successful conferences of IOA, as Joint Org. Secretary of AAOS ICL and IOACON 2000 and Org. Secretary IOACON 2010
He has been awarded Johnson and Johnson fellowship of IOA in 1982 and was the First World Orthopaedic Concern Visiting Professor to Indonesia
Currently Member editorial board Open Access Journal London "Orthopaedics" and Open Access Journal London "Hard Tissue"
He has contributed the chapter on Amputations in the revised edition of Samuel Tureks "
He writes a blog "Bitter Medicine" @rbmusings.blogspot.com

Research Interest

Pediatric orthopedics
Orthopedic Oncology

Scientific Activities

Professional appointments: Senior Resident Ortho., Irwin Hospital New Delhi 1977 to 1980
Asstt Prof. Ortho, S P Medical College, Bikaner 1980 to 1985
Assoc. Prof. Orth, S P Medical College, Bikaner 1985 to 1999
Professor, SMS medical college, Jaipur 1999 to 2009
Head of Orthopaedics, SMS medical college, Jaipur 2009 to 2010
Professor Orthopaedics, NIMS, Jaipur from December 2011 to date
Fellowships awarded: Johnson and Johnson fellowship of IOA 1982
First World Orthopaedic Concern Visiting Professor to Indonesia
Academic appointments: Expert staff selection committee AIIMS New Delhi
Expert Staff selection committee University of Delhi South Campus New Delhi
Former Member Core committee and Academic Council, Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, Jaipur
Expert Staff Selection committee, MP P S C, Bhopal
Examiner in Post graduation Orthopaedics to , AIIMS New Delhi PGI Chandigarh, PGI Rohtak, BHU Varanasi, Baba Faridkot Univ. of Health Sciences Faridkot, Univ. of Allahabad, Devi Ahalya Univ., MP, Delhi University, Aligarh Muslim University,


Publications and papers read: More than 35 publications and more than 70 papers read at various national and International conferences.
Books, Chapters contributed: Contributed chapter on Amputations in the revised edition of Samuel Turek’s "Principles of Orthopaedic Surgery”

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