Rupesh Tarwala, MD/ Hip And Knee Replacement Specialist / Sports Medicine Specialist
Orthopedist | Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery67th West 55th street Suite 205 NY NY, 10019
Dr. Rupesh Tarwala is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in New York, NY. Dr. Tarwala specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the body's musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Tarwala tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves, and tendons. He specializes in certain areas like the hip, knee and shoulder.
Education and Training
Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College medical degree 1998
Rupesh Tarwala, MD/ Hip And Knee Replacement Specialist / Sports Medicine Specialist 's Expert Contributions
Hip Replacement: What is the direct anterior approach?A hip replacement is a commonly performed procedure for painful bone on bone hip arthritis. Arthritis can be osteoarthritis (wear and tear type), rheumatoid arthritis (inflammatory), post-traumatic, avascular necrosis, or others. Hip replacement...
Causes of stiff shoulder need to be evaluated first. I would recommend seeing your PCP or orthopedic doctor. If it turns out to be a frozen shoulder then your doctor might recommend physical therapy. Hope it's helpful for you. READ MORE
I am a hip and knee specialist. I would suggest seeing a vascular specialist and also a foot specialist. READ MORE
Depends on the type of surgery. Fracture or ligament repair. Please speak to your surgeon. READ MORE
I am not sure which body part you are referring to. If it’s hand, treatment of ganglion cyst varies. Sometimes if it’s big enough it might need to get drained. Please see your orthopedic doctor. READ MORE
I apologize. I am a hip and knee surgeon. Please ask the question to a spine specialist. Good luck with your surgery.Thanks. READ MORE
Treatment of hip arthritis depends on the radiological degree and stage of arthritis. Physical therapy and Injections help in the initial stages. I don't have much experience with chiropractic treatment. READ MORE
You can see initially your PCP for back pain. If not better with the initial treatment he might refer to an Orthopedic. READ MORE
It depends on the type of surgery. For ligament repair and fracture fixation or arthroscopy usually regional block or general anesthesia can be done. Local anesthesia is done only in small short duration surgeries like screw removal. Please discuss this with your doctor. READ MORE
This is a difficult question. It depends on the type and degree of injury. You need to get an evaluation from your doctor first. READ MORE
First of all, if it’s an acute injury you need to see your doctor right away or go to the nearest ER. The treatment of chronic dislocation or subluxation or recurrent dislocation depends on multiple factors. You will need to see your Orthopedic doctor for evaluation and treatment. READ MORE
Based on symptoms, it looks like Plantar Fasciitis. Get an evaluation by your orthopedic doctor. The usual treatment is Calf stretches, soft footwear, physical therapy, NSAIDS or Ibuprofen, rest, and elevation. Avoid impact activities. Very important is an evaluation by your orthopedic doc. READ MORE
Please ask the question to a spine specialist. I am a hip and knee specialist. Thanks. READ MORE
Gentle massage is ok for muscle spasm or muscle fatigue. But it can worsen the pain if there is inflammation. READ MORE
Please ask the question to a hand specialist. I am a hip and knee specialist. Based on my limited hand experience, usually you can, but depends on severity of carpal tunnel. Thanks. READ MORE
Dislocation is usually associated with injuries to ligaments, cartilage and bones. Treatment depends on the amount of damage. Please follow the instructions of your treating orthopedic doctor to achieve good function of ankle. READ MORE
Please ask your orthopedic doctor. Activity restrictions depend on severity of condition. On a broad level, impact twisting pivoting and cutting activities need to be avoided. READ MORE
The post-op range of motion depends on various factors. Most important is pre-op motion. It determines post-op motion you get. Other factors are post-op physical therapy, pain control, swelling, inflammation, and others. READ MORE
I am a hip and knee surgeon. For hip and knee bone spurs, they need surgery to remove them if they are symptomatic and not responding to conservative treatment. I am not sure which spurs you are referring to. Thanks. READ MORE
Exercises depend on the degree of involvement of the tendon. Better to get an evaluation from your orthopedic doctor. In general, stretching are required. But again, I would suggest evaluation by your doctor. READ MORE
I would recommend going to nearest urgent care or ER with your parents or guardian for evaluation and possible X-rays. READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- merican Medical Association and the AO North America.
- Kantonsspital joint replacement
- Katharinen Hospital trauma & joint replacement
- Wrightington Hospital joint replacement
- Geneva University Hospital A.O. international trauma
- Arthritis Institute at Good Samaritan Hospital clinical research
- Lenox Hill Hospital joint replacement and adult reconstruction
- Ohio State University spine surgery
- Ohio State University hip preservation
- Aria 3B Orthopaedic Specialists orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine
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Get to know Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Rupesh Tarwala, who serves patients in Manhattan, New York.
Dr. Tarwala has become a leading orthopaedic surgeon in hip arthroscopy and joint replacement in the New York region, earning the trust of his patients with his thorough attention to detail and cheerful bedside manner. He practices at New York Bone & Joint Specialists with offices in Manhattan, New York.
New York Bone & Joint Specialists is a community led by exemplary doctors in the fields of orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine, as well as physical medicine and rehabilitation. They specialize in everything from the most conservative treatment, such as physical therapy, to the most complex orthopaedic surgery. The highly experienced orthopaedic surgeons and doctors are respected within each of their fields of expertise and are committed to providing exemplary care to each and every patient.
Recognized as a respected authority in his field, Dr. Tarwala is an attending orthopaedic surgeon at Northwell/Lenox Hill Hospital. Highly regarded by his peers for his work on hip conditions and surgery, he is routinely asked to review research studies for some of the most prestigious publications in the field of orthopaedic surgery.
Pertaining to his academic history, he has studied orthopaedic surgery in India and across the United States, specializing in joint replacement, hip arthroscopy, and sports medicine. He earned his medical degree from Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Indore in India in 1998. He then went on to complete his internships at Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital and District Hospital Khandwa. This was followed by a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Jaya Arogya Hospital and Gajra Raja Medical College.
Among his numerous fellowships, he completed a joint replacement fellowship at Kantonsspital in Switzerland, a trauma & joint replacement fellowship at Katharinen Hospital in Germany, a joint replacement fellowship at Wrightington Hospital in England, an A.O. international trauma fellowship at Geneva University Hospital in Switzerland, a clinical research fellowship at Arthritis Institute at Good Samaritan Hospital in California, a joint replacement and adult reconstruction fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, a spine surgery fellowship at Ohio State University, a hip preservation fellowship at Ohio State University, as well as an orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine fellowship at Aria 3B Orthopaedic Specialists in Pennsylvania.
Having studied with some of the world’s finest orthopaedic surgeons at institutions across the world, Dr. Tarwala has mastered an array of surgical techniques that enable him to treat each patient with unmatched care and precision. Regardless of the condition, he works to preserve and stabilize the body’s natural structures so that his patients can recover as quickly as possible.
An International Resident of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the doctor has received distinctions from many respected organizations, including the American Medical Association and the AO North America.
Orthopaedic surgery is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopaedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders. They work in clinical and hospital settings.
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