Ram Yakkanti, MD
Joint Replacement Surgeon
† Member of Rothman Orthopaedics
Dr. Yakkanti is a fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon, with advanced training in hip and knee replacement surgery. He specializes in primary and revision hip and knee replacement, with a special interest in outpatient total joint replacement, partial knee replacements and use of advanced technologies to achieve optimal patient outcomes. He earned his medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine where he received the O.J. Hurt Orthopedic Excellence award for the top graduating Orthopedic student. He completed his Orthopedic surgery residency training at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital Residency Program.
Dr. Yakkanti continued his training with a fellowship in Hip and Knee Replacement at the prestigious Rothman Orthopaedic Institute in Philadelphia. He trained with world leaders in the field of hip and knee replacement, participating in over 600 surgeries while in training. These included complex primary and revision surgeries.
Dr. Yakkanti is dedicated to the highest standards in patient care as well as furthering the field of joint replacement through his research efforts. His top priority is providing empathetic and personalized care to his patients, while utilizing modern techniques and technology to present them with the most evidence-based and up to date treatment options.Request an Appointment