Providing Comprehensive Surgical, Rehabilitative and Diagnostic services under one rooffor specialized treatment of Sports and related Joint disorders. The benefits would not be limited only to the Sports persons but will also be extended to general patients sustaining similar and related Joint Injuries.
The Sports Injury Centre is a permanent asset to the nation and besides catering to the needs of the sports person will continue to provide its specialized services to the General patients sustaining similar injuries and disorders as well.
The Centre has 24 hours continuous emergency services in the Centre.
·The Sports Injury Centre (SIC) at Safdarjung Hospital has been inaugurated by the Hon’ble Prime Minister on 26.9.2010.
The Centre has been established at an approved cost of Rs. 70.72 crores under the plan scheme of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare by upgrading the Sports Injury Unit functioning at the Central Institute of Orthopaedics at Safdarjung Hospital.
The Centre is now functioning as an independent full-fledged department.
The Centre boasts of performing more than 1500 Arthroscopic and 150 Joint replacement surgeries since its inauguration.