Dr. G S Tucker has joined Saket City Hospital as a Senior Consultant for Orthopaedics and Joint Replacement, with an experience of over 26 years in the field of Orthopaedics. Prior to joining Saket City Hospital, Dr. Tucker worked as a Senior Consultant at the Batra Hospital and Research Centre. Prior to this, he had worked as a Lecturer and Senior Resident at the Safdarjung Hospital and a Senior Consultant at the Sitaram Bhartia Hospital. He completed his MS in Orthopaedics in 1984, from the Central Institute of Orthopaedics at the Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi.
Dr. Tucker takes special interest in Difficult Fracture Management, use of the Illizarov Technique, Hip and Knee Joint Replacements, Special Surgeries of the Slipped Disc, and Spinal Trauma. He was the Orthopedic surgeon in-charge - for the team that separated the conjoined twins Sita and Gita, at the Batra Hospital.
Dr. Tucker is an active member of the Indian Orthopedic Association, the Indian Arthroplasty Association, the Association for the Study and Application of Methods of Ilizarov (ASAMI) and the Member A.O. Alumni (India). He has also undertaken a variety of useful courses, and has been a regular participant at many surgery related workshops internationally. He has also co-authored several publications on various topics related to Orthopaedics.