Dr. (Prof.) Shankar Acharya

M.B.B.S., M.S. (Ortho), DNB (Ortho), FRCS (Edinburgh), FRCS (Glasg.), M.Ch(Ortho) Liverpool. , FRCS (Ortho) U.K,
Senior Consultant : Endoscopic, Microscopic
and Minimal Invasive Ortho & Spine Surgeon
Scoliosis and Severe Deformity Correction Surgery Specialist




 Nagendra Palukuri, Mukesh Haritwal, Kalra K. L., Shankar Acharya, Chahal R. S. Unilateral Laminotomy and Bilateral Decompression Compared to Conventional Laminectomy: A Randomized Prospective Study.  . Asian Spine J Volume 11 Number Supplement 1 September 2017

 Sudhir Ganesan1, Anita Shankar Acharya2, Ravi Chauhan1, Shankar Acharya1 Prevalence and Risk Factors for Low Back Pain in 1,355 Young Adults: A Cross-Sectional Study. Asian Spine J 2017;11(4):610-617

 Acharya S, Nagendra P, Gupta P and Kohli M (2017) Transcranial Motor Evoked Potentials during Spinal Deformity corrections – Safety, Efficacy, Limitations and the role of a checklist.. Front. Surg. 4:8. doi:10.3389/fsurg.2017.00008

 Shankar Acharya1, Nagendra Palukuri1. C5 Palsy in Cervical Decompression Surgeries:A Study in 390 Patients. Indian J Neurosurg 2016 ; 5 : 69–74.

 Sarkar S, Acharya A, Chahal RS, Ghosh J. Asymptomatic retained gauge piece (gossypiboma) for 10 years after posterior spinal surgery – A case report. Eastern J Med Sci. 2016; August 12

 Sudhir Ganesan1 Shankar Acharya1 K. L. Kalra1 Rupinder Chahal1. Intradural Intramedullary Primary Spinal Melanocytoma: A Rare Case Report. Indian Journal of Neurosurgery. 2016

Dino Samartzis1 Jason Pui Yin Cheung1 Shanmuganathan Rajasekaran2 Yoshiharu Kawaguchi3

Shankar Acharya4 et al : Critical Values of Facet Joint Angulation and Tropism in the Development of Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis: An International, Large-Scale Multicenter Study by the AOSpine Asia Pacific Research Collaboration Consortium. Global Spine J 2016;6:414-421


Richard Williams1 Jason Pui Yin Cheung2 Ben Goss1 Shanmuganathan Rajasekaran3 Yoshiharu Kawaguchi4 Shankar Acharya5 et al: An International Multicenter Study Assessing the Role of Ethnicity on Variation of Lumbar Facet Joint Orientation and the Occurrence of Degenerative Spondylolisthesis in Asia Pacific: A Study from the AOSpine Asia Pacific Research Collaboration Consortium. Global Spine J 2016; 35-45

 Acharya S, Bisht R S, Nagendra P, Gupta P. Neck injuries in congenital cervical anomalies

: A review of literature. The Odisha Journal of Orthopaedics & Trauma .2016 ; 37.

  1. Ganesan, Dr K.L. Kalra, Dr S. Acharya, Dr R.S. Chahal. Radiological and clinical outcome of transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) in degenerative lumbar canal stenosis with instability. Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma 6 ( 2 0 1 5 ) 6 1 – 6 7
  2. Sudhir1, Shankar Acharya1, Kalra K.L.1,  Rupinder Chahal1.  Radiographic Analysis of the Sacropelvic Parameters of the Spine and Their Correlation in Normal Asymptomatic Subjects Global Spine J 2015;

Gaesan S, Acharya S, Kalra KL, Chahal R S .A case of arteriovenous malformation misdiagnosed and treated as tuberculosis of spine with myelitis . Indian  Journal of Medical  Specialities   2015;28-32

 Acharya S, Gupta P, GanesanS.Kyphoplasty- Pearls & Pitfalls. The Odisha Journal of Orthopaedics&Trauma .2015 ; 36.

Acharya S, Rana N, Garg A. Should there be a need to screen the brain in cases where we primarily suspect a spine disorder.  The Odisha Journal of Orthopaedics & Trauma .2014 ; 35.

 Ganesan S, Acharya S, Kalra K L Chahal RS. Intradural Neurocysticercosis of Lumbar Spine : A Case Report. Global Spine J: 2014 10.1055/s-0034-1394125. ISSN 2192-5682.

 Dureja S, Sen BI, Acharya S. Potential role of F18 FDG PET-CT as an imaging biomarker for the noninvasive evaluation in uncomplicated skeletal tuberculosis: a prospective clinical observational study. European Spine Journal. 2014; 23 ( 11 ) : 2449-2454

Tyagi HR, Kalra KL, Acharya S, Singh RP .Scalloping Sacral Arachnoid Cyst as a Cause of Perianal Pain- A Case Report. JOCR.2014; 4(2): 28-32  . DOI: 10.13107/jocr.2250-0685.163

Ganesan S, Acharya S .Radiographic analysis of the sacropelvic parameters and sagittal alignment of the spine in asymptomatic subjects in Indian population:   Journal of IOACON.2013

Acharya S, Kumar S, Srivastava  A, Tandon R. Early results of one-level discectomy and fusion with stand-alone cervical cage and bone marrow soaked with tricalcium phosphate.2011,77,218-223

Acharya S,  Srivastava A,  Virmani S, Tandon R. Resolution of Physical signs and recovery in severe cervical spondylotic myelopathy after cervical laminoplasty. Spine 2010; 35( 21); E1083-E1087

Acharya S, Srivastava A, Sen IB: Osteoporosis in Indian women aged 40-60 years. Arch Osteoporosis; 2010

Acharya S, Dorje T,  Srivastava A. Lower Dorsal and Lumbar Pedicle Morphometry in Indian Population .A study of four hundred fifty vertebrae. SPINE; 2010:35 (10) ; E378-E384

Shankar Acharya, Gurdeep Singh Ratra. Chondrosarcoma Spine in a Patient of Ankylosing Spondylitis. Indian Journal of Medical Specialities 2010;1(2):111-114

R Chahal, S Acharya. Vertebra Plana. The Internet Journal of Spine Surgery. 2006 Volume 4 Number 1.

R Chahal, S Acharya. Multiple fibromatosis in Lower limb: A Case Report. The Internet Journal of Orthopedic Surgery. 2006 Volume 7 Number 1.

R Chahal, S Acharya. Percutaneous Vertebroplasty In Osteoporotic Compression Fractures. The Internet Journal of Spine Surgery. 2006 Volume 3 Number 1.

C Singh, A Shankar. Osteoid Osteoma of L4 Pedical: A Novel Technique Of Intralesional Excision Without Creating Instability. The Internet Journal of Spine Surgery. 2006 Volume 3 Number 2.

Shankar Acharya, Gurdeep singh ratra:Posterior Spinal Cord Compression, Outcome & Results,Spine,vol31,number17.2006

Hitin Mathur, Shankar Acharya, VK Nijhawan,SPMandal.Indian Journal Of Orthopaedics,Vol39,No2, April2005:108-112.

Shankar Acharya, Pallav Bhatnager: Salmonella Osteomyelitis ,A case report and Review of Literature: Neurology India, Dec 2004,Vol52 Issue 4.

A.J.Stirling, M.Rafique, S.Acharya, D.S.Marks,A.G.Thompson: Surgical management of metastatic vertebral disease: Failures complications & outcomes.J.B.J.S. 1998: 80-B suppII, 204.

J.Spilsbury, S.Acharya, S.Upadhyay: The spinal manifestation of Smith Magenis Syndrome.J.B.J.S. 1998: 80-B suppIII, 275.

A.J.Stirling,M.Rafique, S.Acharya, D.S.Marks,A.G.Thompson: Pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis of Spine .J.B.J.S. 1998: 80-B suppIII, 277.

,S.Acharya, J.Spilsbury , S.Kohli, D.S.Marks,A.G.Thompson P.Pynsent: Analysis of primary and secondary curves in Scoliosis following anterior instrumentation. J.B.J.S. 1998: 80-B suppIII, 278.

,S.Acharya, J.Spilsbury  , D.S.Marks,A.G.Thompson:Transpedicular fixation in the treatment of various spinal disorders in children. J.B.J.S. 1998: 80-B suppIII, 279.

.A.J.Stirling,M.Rafique, S.Acharya, D.S.Marks,A.G.Thompson:Spinal infections go undetected :Lancet,Vol 351,1998; 1108

Acharya.S, Rao.P.T,Sensory nerve action potential in leprosy patients: Its diagnostic & prognostic significance in relation to surgery. Indian Council of Medical Research Bulletin,1992, Vol22 (8)91-92.

Acharya.S, Pradhan.N.K & Rao.P.T. Tibialisation of the Fibula for treatment of infected pseudoarthosis of Tibia.Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association,      1990, Vol 12,19-20.

Acharya.S, Pradhan.N.K &Rao.P.T. Giant Cell Tumors of bones of the foot.Journal of Foot Surgery,1989.Vol 4,28-31.

Mohapatra.M.K, Acharya.S & Pradhan.N.K.Excision arthroplasty for old unreduced posterior dislocation of elbow joint.Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association;1989,Vol 11,11-14.

Mohapatra.M.K, Acharya.S &Panda.A. Surgical management of Perthes disease.Orissa Medical Journal,1989,Vol 8,128-131.

Acharya.S, Pradhan.N.K & Rao.P.T. Infantile Cortical Hyperosteosis.Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association 1990.Vol 12,11-13.

Acharya.S, Mohanty.R.N,Mohakul.N.C&Rao.P.T.Giant cell tumors of tendon sheath with penetration into bone .Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association.1988;Vol 10,62-64.

Acharya.S, Mohapatra.M.K.&Rao.P.T.Transepiphyseal fracture separation capital femoral epiphysis.Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association.1988;Vol 10,27-29.

Acharya.S, Kniefe.F, MacKinnon .J.G. Bilateral Fractures of the Capitellum treated conservatively. International .Orthopaedics,1996 vol 20, 337-338.

Malik.M, Acharya.S, Tumoral Calcinosis of the Fingers. A Report of two cases. International Orthopaedics.1993,Vol 17,279-281.

Acharya.S, Pradhan.N.K &Rao.P.T,Congenital Incomplete reduplication of a lower limb -A case report .International Orthopaedics,1993,Vol17,308-309.

Rao.P.T, Pradhan.N.K & Acharya.S .Osteosarcoma following fractured shaft femur- A case report ;International Orthopedics, 1991.Vol 15,121-122.

Acharya.S, Rao.P.T.Osteoid Osteoma -an unusual case report.Orissa Medical Journal,1987;Vol 6,No.3,91-94.

Acharya.S, Mohanty.R.N&Rao.P.T.Chondroblastoma of Patella-an unusual case report.Orissa Medical Journal,1988;vol 7,No 1,14-16.

Mohapatra.M.K, Acharya.S, Das.B.K & Pradhan.N.K.Bilateral congenital dislocation of Radial head,(a report of two cases).Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association;1989,Vol 11,8-10.

Rao.P.T,Mohapatra.M.R,Pradhan.N.K& Acharya.S. Cleido Cranial Dysostosis-A case report .Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association.1989,VOol 11,18-20.

Mohapatra.M.K,Mohakul.N.C,Mohanty.K.P & Acharya.S. A rare case of peripheral Chondrosarcoma .Journal of Orissa Orthopaedic Association 1989, Vol 11,23-24.