Dr. Bashir Zikria is an associate professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and a sports medicine specialist practicing in Bethesda, MD and Washington, DC.
Dr. Zikria joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 2007. His clinical focus is sports medicine, particularly shoulder, elbow, and knee injuries. He is a team physician for several colleges and high schools, including the Johns Hopkins Department of Athletics. He was a team physician for the Baltimore Orioles and its minor league affiliate, the Aberdeen Ironbirds, for seven years. In 2011, he was the physician for the Afghanistan national team that participated in the Asian Games.
Dr Zikria performs numerous joint replacement surgeries each year such as total elbow replacement. His specialty and research area are young patients with osteoarthritis, on whom he performs osteotomies and cartilage procedures.
Dr. Zikria is a recognized researcher, speaker and educator in the field of sports medicine.