Savyasachi C. Thakkar MD

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Savyasachi C. Thakkar, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, MedStar Orthopaedic Institute

Savyasachi Thakkar, MD, is a board-eligible orthopaedic surgeon with MedStar Orthopaedic Institute at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He specializes in the treatment of hip and knee arthritis, and fractures associated with hip and knee joints.

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Attack Joint Replacement Surgery Pain Before It Starts

by Savyasachi C. Thakkar, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, MedStar Orthopaedic Institute, James Edward Tozzi, MD, Chair, Orthopedic Surgery, MedStar Washington Hospital Center
November 13, 2018

Hip and knee replacements have played an important part in the treatment of arthritis and other painful joint conditions for…

‘GPS’ improves knee and hip replacement outcomes

by Savyasachi C. Thakkar, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, MedStar Orthopaedic Institute
June 08, 2017

When you get new tires on your car, it’s important that they are balanced and in alignment. This will keep…

Am I too young for knee or hip replacement?

by Savyasachi C. Thakkar, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, MedStar Orthopaedic Institute
May 04, 2017

A 30-year-old man came to our emergency room with excruciating pain in both hips. He had been experiencing pain for…