Know The Surgeon


Dr. Priyesh Dhoke is a fellowship trained Spine Surgeon with several National and International recognitions. Dr. Dhoke was selected for the prestigious AO Spine International clinical spine fellowship for one year at the AO Spine Referral Center, Brisbane Australia. Pursuing his interest further he was trained at Singapore General Hospital for one year as a clinical fellow in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery.

After working as a Consultant Spine Surgeon at MIOT International Hospital, Chennai for one year, he finally decided to dedicate his services to Nagpur and Central India. Dr. Priyesh is actively involved in research and bags several papers in International Spine Journals. He also presented many papers at several National and International platforms


  • M.B.B.S. - Government Medical College, Nagpur.

  • M.S. (Orthopaedics) - Shivaji University, Kolhapur (University First Merit).

  • Clinical Fellowship Spine Surgery, Mumbai, India.

  • Clinical Fellowship Spine Surgery, Brisbane, Australia.

  • Clinical Fellowship Spine Surgery, SGH, Singapore.



Clinical Spine Fellow and as Spine Associate - Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai Consultant Spine Surgeon at MIOT International Hospital, Chennai.

Dr. Dhoke was trained under Dr. Richard Williams for adult spine surgery at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, and with Dr. Geoffrey Askin for paediatric spine at Mater Children Hospital, Brisbane, Australia. Later, he was trained at Singapore General Hospital, Singapore for one year as Clinical fellow and mastered the Minimally Invasive Spine (MIS) Surgery under Prof. Tan Seang Beng and Prof. Yue Wai Mun.


Publications in International Spine Journal

The Sub-axial Cervical Spine Injury Classification System: an External Agreement Validation Study. The Spine Journal, 2013 Sep; 13 (9):1055-63. doi: 10.1016/J. Spine .2013.02.040. Epub 2013 Mar 29.

"In the era of recombinant BMP, does additional anterior stabilization add value to a posterolateral fusion?" Evidence- Based Spine Care Journal (EBSJ), 2012 Nov; 3(4):21-5. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1328139.PMID:23531776(PubMed).

"The precision, accuracy and validity of detecting posterior ligamentous complex injuries of the thoracic and lumbar spine: a critical appraisal of the literature." European Spine Journal, Mar 2013; 22(3): 461–474. Published online on Dec 1, 2012; doi: 10.1007/s00586-012-2602-7PMCID; PMC 3585631(Acknowledgement).