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Purab C Viswanath, MD

Purab C Viswanath, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Viswanath enjoys being able to help patients with their pain and dysfunction through the practice of orthopaedics, When asked about his approach to patient care, he reports he "takes pride in seeing a tangible difference" in the patients he treats through both surgical and conservative measures.

Dr. Viswanath is a fellowship trained hand and upper extremity surgeon and is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. After earning his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University, Dr. Viswanath returned to his home state of Ohio to ear his medical degree at Ohio State University. He completed his residency training at UPMC Hamot in General Orthopaedics, followed by a Hand & Upper Extremity Fellowship at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute, training under the renowned surgeon Dr. Alfred Hess.

Dr. Viswanath has authored many scientific journal articles and spoken at several orthopaedic conferences at the local and national level. He is currently Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

When away from work, Dr. Viswanath is a fervent drummer and snowboarder. He also enjoys hiking with his wife in beautiful Southern California.
Care Philosophy

His interests include treating all disorders of the upper extremity as well as general orthopaedic fracture treatment.

Blue Cross Blue Shield - Texas

Regence Group (Bs-Wa, Bs-Id, Bcbs-Ut, Bcbs-Or)

Humana

Accepts most insurance. Contact your insurance provider for coverage information

Arthritis

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Fracture

Overuse Syndromes

Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Trauma and Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity