Umesh Metkar, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in orthopaedic spine surgery. He is an Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School.
He commonly cares for:
- Spinal deformity (scoliosis/kyphosis/lordosis)
- Spinal stenosis
- Degenerative disc disease
- Herniated discs
- Spinal trauma
Education and Training
Dr. Metkar earned his medical degree from the University of Pune in India. He completed an orthopaedic residency at the University of Mumbai in India. After residency, he completed three orthopaedic fellowships: Massachusetts General Hospital–pediatric orthopaedic surgery; Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center- Spine surgery; and SUNY Upstate Medical University – spine surgery.
Professional Appointments and Affiliations
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Department of Orthopaedics, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Member, Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association
Member, North American Spine Society