Dr. Timothy Bhattacharyya reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. His research interests include fractures, trauma, joint replacement, and general orthopaedics. He has given many lectures on orthopaedic topics since 2001. In 2003 he received the Leonard Marmor Surgical Arthritis Foundation Award. Dr. Bhattacharyya is in private practice in Bethesda, Maryland.
Education and Training
MD: Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1998
Internship in General Surgery: Boston University, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 1989–1999
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston University, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 1999–2003
Fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2003–2004
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Instructor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, 2004–2008
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Dr. Bhattacharyya reported no financial conflicts.