Ashish Anand, MD, DNB, is an Staff Orthopedic Surgeon at VAMC Jackson ,MS. He also serves as Assistant Clinical Prof (Adj) at Dept of Orthopedics, University of Mississsippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS. In his Current assignment he is involved in care Direct patient care as well as is involved in teaching activities with residents, RN and PAs. He is also involved in research activities, which enables him to stay abreast with cutting edge technology.. He has significant number of publications in national and international journals of repute. Dr. Anand has presented lectures as a faculty both at national and international levels. He is life member of Indian Orthopedic Association, Indian Arthroscopic Association, Indian Arthroplasty Association, Indian Society of Hip and Knee Surgeons and associate member of American Orthopedic Association. He was a lead author in a book chapter(Exposures in Knee Arthroplasty)-in the book Surgical Techniques in Knee Arthroplasty published by Elseiver. He is the Editor for a book titled Management of arthritis -A Holistic view, published by Bentham publishers and had also authored a chapter in the book.