Dr. V.J.S. Vohra
Senior Consultant
(Prosthetics-Orthotics)
Certified by:
Rehabilitation Council of India
Hony. Prosthetic Adviser:
Govt. of Punjab
Govt. of Haryana
Chandigarh Administration
Govt. of Himachal Pradesh
 

Partner with Otto Bock

Otto Bock German world leader partners with Dr. V.J.S. Vohra; brings cutting-edge technology in artificial limbs and supportive devices within reach of persons with disability.

 

India with its estimated over 10 million disabled population; has one of the largest Rehabilitation Service requirement in the world, where a large number of people with disability need artificial limbs, supportive devices and wheelchairs. People with locomotor disability need access to sophisticated rehabilitation facilities. To add to the misery, major high quality rehabilitation clinics are located in large metros and hence, are out of reach.
 
Chandigarh’s Dr. V.J.S. Vohra has been appointed as Consultant of Otto Bock HealthCare, the global leader in prosthetic technology. Dr. Vohra’s MediRehab Systems has become Otto Bock Certified Clinical Partner.  
 
Dr. Vohra’s appointment as Honorary Prosthetic Consultant to Governments of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Himachal entitles Govt. employees of these states for reimbursement of costs incurred towards fitment of artificial limbs, orthotic devices and rehabilitation facilities. In addition to these states, employees of Govt. of India and other state Governments all over India are also entitled to reimbursement of costs towards fitment of artificial limbs, in accordance with prevailing Govt. rules. For more information please click here 'Reimbursement for Govt. Employees' or on top this page.
 
Mr. Bernard O’Keeffe, Managing Director, Otto Bock HealthCare India said, “Our partnership is the first step towards making quality artificial limbs accessible as well as affordable. State reimbursements of patients fitted through the partnership will set a precedence in India. Eventually, access to better funds will drive the Rehabilitation Industry’s technological growth resulting into better quality of life for people with disability.” 
 
Nevedac Prosthetic Clinic: MediRehab Systems was founded by Dr. V. J. S. Vohra who is a Hony. Prosthetic Adviser to Governments of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Himachal; and also Co-founder and Sr. Consultant of Nevedac Prosthetic Centre. Since 1973, Dr. Vohra has been providing artificial limbs, orthotics and rehabilitation services in Chandigarh to disabled persons from all over India, and even from abroad.
 
Otto Bock HealthCare is a 100% owned subsidiary of Otto Bock GMBh, a over 90 year old German multinational. It’s the only multinational company directly investing into India’s Rehabilitation Industry. Otto Bock is associated with more than one landmark technologies in this field like C-leg microprocessor controlled knee joint system, myoelectric hands and Michelangelo multiarticulating electronic hand system.
 
In India, Otto Bock is present since 1998 and operates a national network of state-of-the-art Rehabilitation Clinics.
 
Otto Bock will make available high quality components and materials and know-how of experienced Otto Bock Clinical professionals at Dr. Vohra’s Clinic for consultations and fitments on a regular basis.