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Mahidhar M. Durbhakula, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Specialist

Areas of Focus: Elbow, Hand & Wrist, Shoulder

Locations: Bethesda

About Dr. Durbhakula (M)

A graduate of Northwestern University and Northwestern University Medical School, Dr. Durbhakula completed orthopedic surgery residency training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. Dr. Durbhakula then completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery / Cornell University Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Durbhakula is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Durbhakula has received a Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Durbhakula’s areas of expertise include arthroscopic, minimally invasive, reconstructive, and microsurgical treatment of both acute and chronic conditions of the hand, wrist, and elbow.


  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

As Seen In



Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY


Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Medical School

Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, IL


Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

Hospital Privileges

Dr. M. Durbhakula performs surgery at Suburban Hospital, Suburban Outpatient Surgery Center, Shady Grove Hospital, and Surgery Center of Chevy Chase.

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