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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
Medical Education. 


South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY
Long Island Jewish Valley Stream, Valley Stream, NY
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 


South Shore Ambulatory Center, Lynbrook, NY
Center for Advanced Medicine Surgery Center, New Hyde Park, NY

Professional Affiliations:

American Orthopedic Association, Emerging
Leaders Program
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Medical Education:

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

Shyam K. Vekaria, M.D.

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.


36 Lincoln Avenue
(2nd & 3rd Floors)
Rockville Centre, NY 11570

1728 Sunrise Highway
Merrick, NY 11566

1101 Stewart Avenue
Suite 100
Garden City, NY 11530

45 Crossways Park Drive
Woodbury, NY 11797

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