Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Total Hip Replacement, Total Hip Resurfacing, Total Joint Replacement, Total Knee Replacement
Cartilage repair; Osteonecrosis; Computer-assisted surgery; Patient safety; Joint replacement technologies
Dr. Harpal Khanuja is an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Khanuja serves as the director of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview and the chief of adult reconstruction, hip and knee replacement surgery at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
Dr. Khanuja’s sees and treats adults with disorders of the hip and knee. His area of practice is joint replacement surgery, and he offers minimally invasive surgical options, including the anterior hip approach. He coordinates the integration of best practices for joint replacement. His clinical focus is on improved post-operative recovery and decreased pain. Dr. Khanuja also specializes in complex surgeries and joint replacement revisions.
Dr. Khanuja earned his M.D. and completed his residency at Albany Medical College of Union University Albany Medical College. He performed a fellowship in arthritis surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Dr. Khanuja's research interests include cartilage repair, osteonecrosis, computer-assisted surgery patient safety and new technologies in joint replacement.
Dr. Khanuja is past president of the Maryland Orthopaedic Association and a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He co-founded Operation Walk Maryland, a volunteer medical service organization that provides free surgical treatment for patients in developing countries and in the United States.