Curriculum Vitae


Personal profile

Name:
Sandeep Tewari
 
MBBS, MS, FRACS (ortho), FA OrthA.
Telephone:
(02) 4952 7400
Website:
www.tewariortho.com.au

Current Positions:

Senior Staff specialist General and Pediatric Orthopedics
Hunter New England Local Health District

Conjoint Lecturer School of medicine and Public health
Faculty of health University of Newcastle NSW Australia

Visiting Medical Officer: Lingard Private Hospital Merewether
Warners bay private Hospital , Newcastle Private Hospital
New Lambton Heights

Professional Qualifications

2016
EMST Refresher Course
2011
F.Aorth.A
2010
EMST Refresher Course
2007
FRACS (Ortho)
2004
Radiation Protection course in X-ray fluoroscopy for medical specialists
2002
Early Management of Severe Trauma (EMST)
Conducted by RACS at Canberra Hospital, Canberra
1998
Diploma in information and systems management
APTECH Computers Khanna, India
1996
Occupational English Test (OET)
Cleared Occupational English Test conducted by NIILA held at
Australian Embassy New Delhi, India
1990
M.S. (Orthopedics)
Government Medical College and Rajindra Hospital Patiala, India
1987
M.B.B.S.
Government Medical College and Rajindra Hospital Patiala, India
1981
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. Medical)
Punjab University Chandigarh, India

Professional Experience

Apr 2008 to Current
Senior Staff specialist General and Pediatric Orthopedics
Hunter New England Area Health services
Conjoint Lecturer University of Newcastle NSW Australia
Jan 08 to Apr 08
Fellow (Paediatric Orthopedics) Sydney Children Hospital
Jan 04 to Jan 08
Registrar orthopedics (accredited) Newcastle Training Scheme
Jan 03 to Jan 04
Postgraduate Fellow (Staff specialist under supervision)
Manning Base Hospital Taree NSW
Jan 02 to Jan 03
Registrar Orthopedics (unaccredited)
The Canberra Hospital Canberra ACT
Jan 01 to Jan 02
Registrar Orthopedics (unaccredited)
July 00 to Jan 01
Student Elective
Royal Newcastle Hospital Newcastle
1990-2000
Orthopedic specialists
Tewari Nursing Home and V.M.K Hospital Khanna, INDIA
1988-1990
Resident (orthopedic trainee)
Department of orthopedics
Government Medical College & Rajindra Hospital
Patiala Punjab, INDIA
1987
House Job (orthopedics) 1st July to 31st Dec
House Job (Surgery) 1st Jan to 30th June
Government Medical College & Rajindra Hospital Patiala India

Continuing Professional Development

2016
Australasian Orthopaedic trauma society meeting 10-11 June Ulru NT Australia
2016
Paediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA) CME and annual meeting
April 26-30 ,2016 Indianapolis USA
2015
31st Hunter Orthopaedic Meeting 31st October 2015 Newcastle
2015
Giving effective feed back AOA 21 ASM workshop 12nd October Brisbane
2015
75th ASM Australian Orthopaedic Association 11 to 15th Oct Brisbane
2015
Combined New Zealand and Australian Paediatric orthopaedic Association Annual scientific meeting
Goldcoast Queensland August 2015
2014
Transition Care Workshop 12th December Sydney 2014
2014
29th Hunter Orthopaedic Meeting 6th-8th November 2014 Newcastle
2014
74th ASM Australian Orthopaedic Association 13thOct to 16th Oct Melbourne
2014
Australian Paediatric orthopaedic Association Annual scientific meeting
Sunshine Coast Queensland 30-31 August 2014
2014
61 COE of Indonesian Orthopaedic association combined with AOA 24-26 April at Bali Indonesia
2013
AOA 73rd Annual Scientific meeting Darwin 6-9 October 2013
2013
Australian Paediatric orthopaedic Association CME and conference Sunshine Coast Queensland
2013
Cadaveric workshop on ACL reconstruction (Smith and Nephew) Sydney
2013
Australasian Limb Lengthening and Reconstructive Surgeons Conference
2012
27 Annual Scientific meeting of Hunter orthopaedic Society on 4th November 2012
2012
AOA conference and CME Sydney Oct 2012
2012
Australian Paediatric orthopaedic Association CME and conference Gold Coast
2012
AO Trauma Course-Osteotomy July 26-28 Singapore
2011
CME on complications in Adult Lower Extremity Trauma on 8th December at Ghaziabad Noida
2011
Annual conference of Indian Orthopaedic Association
9th to 11th December at Ghaziabad –Noida
2011
26th Annual Scientific meeting of Hunter orthopaedic Society on 4th November 2011
2011
AOA/ NZOA combined meeting at Rotorua New Zealand 9th -14th October 2011
2011
5th Asia Pacific Knee Expert Training 28th-29th May at
The Australian School of Advanced Medicine Maquarie University Sydney
2011
Biannual Paediatric orthopaedic seminar Westmead Hospital
2010
Adolescent Hip seminar Westmead Children Hospital Westmead
2010
AOA conference and CME Adelaide
2010
Hunter Orthopaedic Society Conference Newcastle
2010
Visiting Physician Shriners Hospital Portland Oregan USA
2009
Cadaveric workshop on Limb deformity correction at
University of Newcastle organised by orthofix
2009
Hunter Orthopaedic Society Conference Newcastle
2009
Australian Paediatric orthopaedic Association Paediatric course and conference Gold Coast
2009
Visiting Physician University of Iowa Hospital Iowa
2009
CME and hands on workshop at Tamworth Base Hospital
2009
Biannual Paediatric orthopaedic Seminar Westmead Hospital Westmead
2008
Indonesian Orthopaedic annual meeting 27-29Nov 2008 at Nusa Dua Bali Indonesia
2008
2nd Australasian Ponseti Method Conference and workshop
2007
The Australian Paediatric Orthopaedic Association Annual Instructional Course
2007
ANZ Paediatric deformity Group Paediatric Spine Conference Sydney
Children Hospital Randwick
2007
Hunter Area Orthopaedic Conference
2006
1st Australasian Ponseti Method Conference and workshop
2006
Hunter Area Orthopaedic Conference
2005
AORA annual conference Rottenest Island Perth
2005
Hunter Area Orthopaedic Conference
2003
Indian orthopaedic conference Chennai India
2003
Hunter Area Orthopaedic Conference
2003
AOA conference Adelaide
2002
ACT Australian Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting
2002
AO Foot and Ankle Course
2001
Hunter Area Orthopaedic Conference
2001
NSW Hands Surgeons Annual Conference
2000
Indian Medical Association conference at Sangrur (India)
2000
North Zone Indian Orthopedics Conference at Dayanand Medical
College and Hospital Ludhiana (India)
1999
Basic Fracture course at Dayanand Medical College and Hospital Ludhiana.
1999
Hands on workshop on AO Interlocking Nailing Technique Chandigarh
1999
North Zone Indian Orthopedics Conference and CME, Chandigarh
1998
North Zone Indian Orthopedics Conference and CME, Patiala
1996
North Zone Indian Orthopedics Conference and CME, Jammu
1994
National Orthopaedics Conference, CME and workshop on arthroscopy
Bangalore
1994
XII North Zone Orthopedics Conference and CME, Chandigarh
1994
First Patiala Orthopedics Society CME at Patiala (India)
1989
IX North Zone Indian Orthopedics Conference and CME,Jammu(India)

Research Papers Published

Synovial chondromatosis of the elbow in a child
Rishi Narasimhan, Stuart Kennedy, Sandeep Tewari, Deeksha Dhingra, Ibrahim Zardawi
Indian Journal of Orthopaedics | March 2011 | Vol. 45 | Issue 2:181-184


Safety and cost benefits of bilateral total knee replacement in an acute hospital
G. Stubbs, S.E .R. Pryke, S. Tewari, J. Rogers, B. Crowe, L. Bridgfoot and N. Smith
ANZ J. Surg. 2005; 75:739-746

Research Project - Orthopaedic Training

Dynamic compression plating in long bone fractures - clinical study (Research Project submitted in the form of thesis During Training as partial fulfillment of Master of Surgery in Orthopedics)

Professional Projects

Co-author
A comprehensive book of Ayurvedic Medicine for General practitioners with annotated references-Kalyani Publishers B-1/1292 Rajinder Nagar Ludhiana, India (ISBN: 81-7096-404-0)

Research Papers Presented

2015
Hunter Orthopaedics Meeting 2015
12 year follow up of pre morbid characteristics in survival of proximal femur
fractures mobility, cognitive and residential status
2014
74th ASM Australian Orthopaedic Association.
"12 year Follow up of Neck of Femur fractures in a country hospital (2002-2014)"
2014
Australian Paediatric orthopaedic Association Annual scientific meeting
Sunshine Coast Queensland 30-31 August 2014
Habitual dislocation of hips in Trisomy21 the Newcastle experience
2013
Australian Paediatric orthopaedic Association CME and conference Sunshine Coast Queensland
 
  • The paediatric LCP hip plate for fixation of proximal femoral osteotomy
  • The difficulties with Monteggia fractures
  • Human growth hormone replacement a potential aetiological factor for osteochondritis dessicans
2012
Hunter Orthopaedic meeting
 
  • The paediatric LCP hip plate for fixation of proximal femoral osteotomy
  • Difficulties of Monteggia fractures
2012
Hip Screening In Babies With A Strong Family History Of Developmental Dysplasia Of The Hip
– Is A Follow-Up Review Worthwhile ?
2011
Hospital based Neonatal Hip Screening for DDH – 17 years experience presented
at Annual conference of Indian Orthopaedic Association at Ghaziabd –Noida
2011
DDH in children with family history as risk factor
2010
Hunter orthopedics meeting at Newcastle
 
  • 7 Year Morbidity and Mortality Analysis of Neck of Femur Fractures in a Country Hospital
  • DDH in breech babies, Is orthopedic follow up necessary?
  • Learning from my American experience
2009
Audit of non accidental injuries in children presenting to JHCH
(3rd prize AORA at Cairns)
2008
Painful elbow in a child-A rare case of synovial chondromatosis
Hunter orthopedics meeting at Newcastle
2006
Femoral Fracture in an adult With Osteopetrosis Sandeep Tewari,
Stuart Gray Gosford Hospital, Gosford, Hunter orthopedics meeting at Newcastle
2006
Unusual incidence of MBA with bony fragment from one patient found in the other’s leg!
2005
Analysis of paediatric fractures- an audit at Coffs Harbour Hospital from Jan 2004 to Dec 2004;
AORA annual conference Rottenest Island Perth
2005
Working together to improve the Orthopaedic Service –and trying to keep everyone happy;
AORA annual conference Rottenest Island Perth
2003
Complication rates after Bilateral total knee replacement in a community hospital
AOA 63rd Annual Scientific meeting Adelaide
2003
A review Neck of Femur Fractures in a country Hospital presented at AOA Hunter meeting at Newcastle
2003
Bilateral Total Knee Replacement at Calvary Health Care ACT at IOA conference at Chennai India
2002
Bilateral Total Knee Replacement at Calvary Health Care ACT; at ACTAOA branch meeting Canberra
2002
A comparative study of the insertion torque and Mechanical properties of AO/ASIF 3.5 mm
self-tapping screws inserted with and without tapping in bovine femora at ACT ;AOA branch meeting Canberra
1999
Poster presentation on a case report entitled "Cares - Multiple site involvement in a child "
at N.Z. conference at P.G.I Chandigarh
1999
Presented a paper entitled "Quackery in Orthopedics" at N.Z conference at P.G.I Chandigarh.
1994
Presented a paper entitled "A new drug for Rheumatoid Arthritis-- a Clinical Trial",
at IOA annual conference at Bangalore India
1989
Presented a paper entitled " Traumatic anterior dislocation of third metacarpophalangeal joint",
at N.Z IOA conference at Jammu India

Teaching and AOA / RACS activities

  • Member court of examiners Royal Australasian college of surgeons
  • Chair board of studies Newcastle orthopaedic training scheme (2013-2015)
  • Conjoint Lecturer University of Newcastle
  • Invited speaker at Indonesian in training teaching course 2014
  • Adjusted the registrar tutor of the year 2009 and 2012
  • Member of AOA 21 project
  • Member of AOA curriculum review committee
  • Observer at FRACS exam Sept 2014 Sydney
  • AMC WBA assessor
  • Recognition of contribution to teaching by director of medical education at Manning Rural Referral Hospital Taree
  • Best teacher of term award (joint) Manning Rural Referral Hospital Taree
  • Recognition of contribution to teaching by Faculty of Medicine The university of Sydney 2002

Regular Professional Reading

  • Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
  • Journal of Pediatric orthopedics
  • ANZ Journal of Surgery
  • Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Fellow Australian orthopaedic association
  • Member Australian Paediatric Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy of orthopaedic Surgeons
Life Member Of:
  • Indian Orthopedics Association
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • North Zone Orthopedics Association
  • Trauma Society of India

Other Achievements

  • Convener Hunter orthopaedic society meeting 2014
  • Letter of appreciation for excellent services to patients (2001) - Hunter Health
  • Secretary Indian Medical Association Khanna, India
  • Basic youth leadership camp 1981 at Mamdot in Ferozepur District. Organized by Directorate of Youth Services, Panjab University Chandigarh
  • Past president of Rotaract Club medical college Patiala
  • Member Lions Club India
  • State award science fair Punjab India
  • Won many awards and merit certificates at school, college and medical college level
  • More than ten blood donations