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Rupesh Tarwala, MD

Top-Rated NJ Orthopedic Hip Surgeon

  • Member of the American Medical Association
  • Member of A.O. Trauma – North America


Rupesh Tarwala, MD is an orthopedic surgeon at New York Bone & Joint Specialists and an internationally recognized expert on hip conditions. Since moving to the United States in 2009, he’s become a leading orthopedic 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. His comprehensive knowledge of orthopedic surgery has also made him a respected authority in the field.

Dr. Tarwala specializes in arthroscopic repair, joint replacement and reconstruction, and sports medicine. Having studied with some of the world’s finest orthopedic surgeons at institutions across the world, he’s 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 with minimal complications.

Dr. Tarwala is an Attending Orthopedic 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. His many appointments and fellowships include:

  • Joint Replacement and Adult Reconstruction at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York
  • Clinical Research at the Arthritis Institute at Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles
  • A. O. International Trauma at Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Hip Preservation and Spine Surgery at Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine (Shoulder and Knee) at Aria 3B Orthopedic Specialists, Philadelphia
  • Trauma and Joint Replacement at Katharinen Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Joint Replacement at Kantonsspital, Liestal, Switzerland
  • Joint Replacement at Wrightington Hospital, Wigan, England

Rupesh Tarwala, MD’s expertise lies in the arthroscopic treatment of:

  • Hip Femoroacetabular Impingement
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome

Dr. Tarwala is also an expert in the following surgical procedures:

  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Hip Arthroscopy


Faculty & Facilities
  • North Shore LIJ Lenox Hill Hospital
Certifications & Memberships
  • Licensed in New York State
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery International Resident
  • American Medical Association
  • AOTrauma Member – North America
Fellowships in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine (Shoulder & Knee) Fellowship – Aria 3B Orthopedic Specialists (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Hip Preservation Fellowship – Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)
  • Joint Replacement & Adult Reconstruction Fellowship – Lenox Hill Hospital (New York, NY)
  • Clinical Research Fellowship – Arthritis Institute at Good Samaritan Hospital (Los Angeles, CA)
  • A.O. International Trauma Fellowship – Geneva University Hospital (Geneva, Switzerland)
  • Joint Replacement Fellowship – Wrightington Hospital (Wigan, England)
  • Trauma & Joint Replacement Fellowship – Katharinen Hospital (Stuttgart, Germany)
  • Joint Replacement Fellowship – Kantonsspital (Liestal, Switzerland)
  • Spine Surgery Fellowship – Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery
  • Lenox Hill Hospital New York, NY
  • Harvard Children’s Hospital Boston, MA
  • Cornell Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery
  • Jaya Arogya Hospital and Gajra Raja Medical College (Gwalior, India)
  • Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital (Indore, India)
  • District Hospital Khandwa (MP, India)
Medical College
  • Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College (India)

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