Dr. SRIPAD DHAWLIKAR, MD, Orthopedist

Dr. SRIPAD DHAWLIKAR, MD

Orthopedist | Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

530 Lakehurst Rd Suite 101 Toms River NJ, 08755

About

Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD, is a well-versed orthopedic surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at Ocean Orthopedic Specialists in Toms River, NJ. Furthermore, he has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including Hackensack Meridian Health ‘s Raritan Bay Medical Center and Ocean Medical Center. As an orthopedic surgeon, he is trained and experienced in the diagnosis and preoperative, operative, and postoperative treatment of diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system. Dr. Shawlikar’s career in orthopedic surgery spans twenty-nine years. His expansive knowledge and unrivaled expertise lies in the surgical and medical treatment of arm pain, pathological spine fracture, back and neck disorders, neurological disorders, sciatica, and scoliosis. He is recognized as an expert in minimally invasive spine surgery and endoscopic treatment of scoliosis. In his spare time, he enjoys being with his family, reading, running marathons, and reading.

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Education and Training

Gandhi Medical College Medical Degree 1985

Board Certification

Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

back and neck disorderspathological spine fracturearm painneurological disorderssciaticascoliosisminimally invasive spine surgery

Awards

  • Top Surgeon Year Money Magazine 
  • Top Doctor Year Continental Who’s Who 

Treatments

  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Herniated Disc
  • Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease (ddd)

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons  
  • American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin  
  • North American Spine Society  
  • American Medical Association  

Residency

  • Erie County Medical Center General Surgery 
  • SUNY, University at Buffalo Affiliated Hospitals   1992
  • SUNY, University at Buffalo Affiliated Hospitals   1989
  • Osmania General Hospital   1989
  • State University of New York-Buffalo/Erie County Medical Center

Fellowships

  • Hospital for Special Surgery at Weill Cornell University Spine Surgery  1992

Internships

  • State University of New York-Buffalo/Erie County Medical Center

Fellowships

  • Hospital for Special Surgery at Weill Cornell University

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, the American Medical Association, and the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

Dr. SRIPAD DHAWLIKAR, MD's Practice location

530 Lakehurst Rd Suite 101 -
Toms River, NJ 08755
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New patients: 732-349-8454

Ocean Orthopedic Associates

2 Hospital Plaza Suite 310 -
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
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Get to know Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Sripad H. Dhawlikar, who serves patients in New Jersey.

Throughout his illustrious career as a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Dhawlikar has attained extensive experience in the areas of spinal surgery, scoliosis surgery, and pediatric orthopedics. He is currently serving patients at Ocean Orthopedic Associates with locations in Toms River and Old Bridge, New Jersey. 

Ocean Orthopedic Associates encompasses a team of talented, highly trained orthopedic surgeons and staff dedicated to serving Ocean, Monmouth, and Middlesex counties. They specialize in sports medicine, total joint replacement, spine surgery, pain management, and adult reconstruction surgery. Their goal is to provide a comprehensive team approach in order to offer patients a continuum of care from general orthopedics and fracture care to highly specialized spine and joint reconstruction.

Among his professional experience, Dr. Dhawlikar is also affiliated with several establishments in the New Jersey area, including Community Medical Center, Ocean Medical Center, Raritan Bay Medical Center, Metropolitan Surgical Institute, Physicians’ SurgiCenter, and Surgical Institute of Neptune. 

A Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (FAAOS), he is board-certified in orthopedic surgery by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS). The ABOS is an organization with the goal of establishing educational and professional standards for orthopedic residents and surgeons, as well as evaluating the qualifications and competence of orthopedic surgeons. 

On the subject of his educational background, Dr. Dhawlikar earned his medical degree from Gandhi Medical College in Hyderabad, India in 1985. Upon relocating to the United States, he went on to complete his internship and residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Thereafter, he completed his fellowship in spine surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery, followed by his fellowship in pediatric orthopedics at the same educational venue. He completed an additional fellowship at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

To further enhance his professional development, the doctor is an esteemed member of several elite organizations, including the North American Spine Society, the American Medical Association, and the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin. 

Orthopedic surgery or orthopedics is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders. 

Married with two children, Dr. Dhawlikar enjoys running marathons, spending time with his family, traveling, and reading when he is not working. 

Additional Information

Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD, is an Established Orthopedic Surgeon with Ocean Orthopedic Specialists in Toms River, NJ

Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD, is a well-versed orthopedic surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at Ocean Orthopedic Specialists in Toms River, NJ. Furthermore, he has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including Hackensack Meridian Health ‘s Raritan Bay Medical Center and Ocean Medical Center. As an orthopedic surgeon, he is trained and experienced in the diagnosis and preoperative, operative, and postoperative treatment of diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system. Dr. Shawlikar’s career in orthopedic surgery spans twenty-nine years. His expansive knowledge and unrivaled expertise lies in the surgical and medical treatment of arm pain, pathological spine fracture, back and neck disorders, neurological disorders, sciatica, and scoliosis. He is recognized as an expert in minimally invasive spine surgery and endoscopic treatment of scoliosis. In his spare time, he enjoys being with his family, reading, running marathons, and reading. For more information about Dr. Sripad H. Dhawlikar, please visit https://oceanortho.com/site-cannot-be-accessed-from-your-current-location.html

Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD, attended Gandhi Medical College in Hyderabad, India, and received his medical degree in 1985. Then, he served his internship and orthopedic surgery residency at State University of New York-Buffalo/Erie County Medical Center. In addition, he completed his fellowship training in spine surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery at Weill Cornell University. Dr. Dhawlikar received board certification in orthopedic surgery from the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, the American Medical Association, and the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin. Over the years, he has been recognized with multiple awards, including his inclusion into Continental Who’s Who and Money Magazine's Top Surgeons. Dr. Dhawlikar dedicates his success to his wife’s support and love, as well as Drs. Robert Gillepsie, Ohneba Boachie, and Leon Root. For more information about Dr. Sripad H. Dhawlikar, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/453798-Sripad-Dhawlikar-orthopaedic-surgeon-Toms-River-NJ-08755
 

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