Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Vishal Saxena, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

About me

Clinical Interests
  • Sports medicine
  • Cartilage restoration
  • Joint preservation
  • Arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery
  • Shoulder instability
  • Labral tears
  • SLAP tears
  • Rotator cuff disease and tears
  • AC separations
  • Knee injuries
  • Meniscus tears
  • Patella instability
  • Patellofemoral pain
  • Knee dislocations and multiligamentous injuries
  • Knee osteotomies
  • Ankle injuries
  • Ankle instability
  • Achilles tendon pathology
  • Peroneal tendon tears
Education
  • MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • BS, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Training
  • Fellowship, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital – Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship, McKay Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Memberships
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Orthopaedic Research Society

Publications