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Shyam K. Vekaria, M.D.

"I tailor treatment plans to match patient goals with clinically proven innovative surgical techniques, while treating them as I would my friends or family."
About Dr. Vekaria

Shyam K. Vekaria, M.D., is a fellowship-trained orthopedic specialist who focuses on hip and knee replacements, including partial knee replacements and revision total joint replacement surgery. Recognized by the American Orthopedic Association as an emerging leader while completing his residency, he also frequently presents his research into innovative treatment protocols for total joint complications.

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

Surgery Center Affiliations
  • 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

  • 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