Dr. Balbir Singh Virk

Founder & Director

HOD Orthopaedics

  • Introduction

    Dr Balbir Singh Virk a renowned Orthopaedic Surgeon in Karnal and Founder & Director of Virk Hospital Private Limited. He started this hospital in November 2004 as an Orthopaedic centre for providing best in class medical services to the people of Karnal and nearby. With continual progress, achievement and growth - Virk Hospital has expanded to a 12 different specialties institute working together with the modern art of assistance, newest diagnostic and therapeutic technologies like CT Scan, MRI, Ultrasound and Blood Bank etc.

  • Clinical Highlights
    1. Helping the consultant run the outpatient department, day to day care of in-patients, pre-operative assessment and communication with patients and relatives.
    2. Assist consultant in various major Orthopaedic procedures and be the first surgeon during all basic trauma surgeries and primary Arthroplasty.
    3. To conduct trauma audits and preoperative audits.
    4. Present the departmental activities during the monthly hospital meetings.
    5. To take classes for the Orthopaedic trainees, emergency room doctors and staff regarding the Orthopaedic procedures.
  • Professional Memberships
    1. Member of AO Trauma Asia Pacific (*Membership No. 325148)
    2. Life Member of India Orthopaedic Association (*Membership No. LM 8160)
    3. Life Member of Indian Association of Sports Medicine
    4. Life Member of Indo-German Orthopaedic Foundation
    5. Life Member of Delhi Orthopaedic Association
    6. Member of IFAS
    7. Member of SICOT
  • Conference and Workshops Attended
    1. One month observership in sports medicine at St. Joseph’s Hospital (New Jersey, USA)
    2. Arthroplasty Brain Storm 2002 at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, INDIA
    3. Seminar on innovations in Femoral Nailing at New Delhi, INDIA by Synthes in 2004
    4. AO Principles of Operative Fracture Treatment at Chennai, INDIA by AO International in 2005
    5. AO Principles of Advanced Fracture Treatment at Delhi, INDIA
    6. Workshop on Exeter Hip at PGIMS Rohtak, INDIA by Stryker in 2007
    7. Participated in Skeletal in 2008 at Phuket, THAILAND by Synthes in 2008
    8. Advanced Trauma Workshop at Karnal, INDIA by JESS Research and Development Society in 2009
    9. Advanced Technology Symposium Distal Radius and Proximal Femur at New Delhi, INDIA by Synthes in 2010
    10. Advance Course at Davos, Switzerland in Dec 2011
    11. AO Trauma Course in Upper Extremity (with cadaver) at Hong Kong in Jan 2013.
    12. Table Instructor in A.O. Advance Course at Jaipur in June 2013
    13. A.O. Master Course in complication & complex fracture Mumbai in 2016
  • Diseases and Treatments
    1. Knee replacement
    2. Hip replacement
    3. Fracture treatment
    4. Reconstructive surgeries
    5. Revision surgeries
    6. Sports injuries
    7. Various trauma surgeries