Dr. Nikhil Likhate is practicing as a consultant orthopedic and joint replacement surgeon in Pune at Sahyadri specialty hospital (Deccan Gymkhana), Jehangir hospital, Hardikar hospital and all major hospital across the city of Pune since last 8 years.
He is trained in artificial joint replacement surgery and sports trauma under the expert guidance of Prof. Dr. Med. Hanns Peter Scharf, Klinikum university, Mannheim, Germany and Dr. Ian Stockley, Claremont hospital, Sheffield, UK.
Dr. Nikhil Likhate has many firsts to his credit, one of them being the launch and live demonstration surgery of a new total hip prosthesis called PROXIMA along with its designer Prof. Francesco Saverio Santori from Italy. This prosthesis is specially designed for the young generation suffering from arthritis.
He pursued his medical education from the University of Pune and post graduation in the field of orthopedic surgery from the national board, New Delhi.