Shyam K. Vekaria, M.D.
Dr. Vekaria is a fellowship-trained orthopedic specialist who focuses on hip
and knee replacements, including partial knee replacements. He has a particular interest in revision total joint replacement surgery following his fellowship. Recognized by the American Orthopedic Association as an Emerging Leader while completing his residency, Dr. Vekaria also frequently presents his research into innovative treatment protocols for total joint complications at national symposia.
VA Palo Alto Health System in California. Through his mentorship with some of the national and international leaders in joint replacement surgery, he gained exposure to a variety of approaches and techniques to address
complex revision joint replacement surgery. Prior to fellowship, he completed an orthopedic surgery residency at Northwestern University in
Chicago, IL. He completed both undergraduate and medical training at Northwestern University as part of the distinguished Honors Program in
South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY
American Orthopedic Association, Emerging
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern
University, Chicago, IL, 2009
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, McGaw
Medical Center, Northwestern University,
Chicago, IL, 2014
Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement
Surgery, Stanford University Hospital & VA Palo
Alto Health System, Palo Alto, CA, 2015
My approach to patients includes tailoring a treatment plan that matches their goals, utilizing innovative surgical techniques that are clinically proven, and most importantly, treating them as I would my close friends or family members.
1728 Sunrise Highway
Merrick, NY 11566
1101 Stewart Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
45 Crossways Park Drive
Woodbury, NY 11797
Plans are subject to change.