We are delighted to welcome Dr. Zubin J. Daruwalla to our Editorial Team

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Zubin J. Daruwalla to our Editorial Team.

Dr Daruwalla is a Senior Orthopaedic Surgical Resident at the National University Hospital in Singapore, Alumnus of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, and a Director of Daruwalla Orthopaedic Spine & Hand Surgery in Singapore. He is also a specialty editor for MedShr in Orthopaedic Surgery!

He has been involved in a number of studies looking at how telehealth can improve patient care and outcomes, and has broad experience in health technology. He hopes to continue clinical work and research with his interests in digital health, medical education and healthcare consulting.

MedShr: What inspired you to become a doctor?

Dr.  Daruwalla: The job satisfaction I saw in my father when I was growing up. It was a satisfaction that I felt could not be paralleled in any other career.

MedShr: What do you love about your job?

Dr. Daruwalla: I love showing care and compassion to my patients and alleviating their burden of illness if and when I can. Together with what I call soft skills in the practice and art of medicine, I am very excited to be part of the digital revolution!

MedShr: What are your hidden talents?

Dr. Daruwalla : Administrative, organisational and packing skills!

MedShr: Why do you use MedShr?

Dr. Daruwalla: It’s a simple and easy to use platform that promotes the development of a global network of doctors and healthcare professionals. With the sharing of information ultimately benefiting both users and more importantly patients, MedShr truly has immense potential. Having integrated solutions to existing problems with confidentiality, data protection and consent already addressed, the platform is a great one stop shop for all professionals in the healthcare industry and certainly a must-have for all medical students and trainees.

You can view Dr. Daruwalla’s case on Paediatric Femoral Fracture and follow him on MedShr.

Connect with Dr. Daruwalla on LinkedIn.

Dr. Daruwalla’s Publications: 

Economic Timeshttp://health.economictimes.indiatimes.com/health-files/the-art-of-medicine-in-the-era-of-telehealth/539

PubMedhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=zubin

http://www.annals.edu.sg/pdf/42VolNo6Jun2013/V42N6p278.pdf

http://sma.org.sg/UploadedImg/files/SMJ/5505/5505le1.pdf

http://josr-online.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13018-015-0203-y

We would love to see your cases and comments on MedShr! - The MedShr Team

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