Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu

Clarkston, MI
26 years experience male

About

Bio

In practice since 1999, helping patients with general orthopedic issues. Mostly enjoy performing joint replacement surgery and sports medicine. Created a new osteoporosis program called BreakFree that was implemented at Mclaren Oakland. Believe in non-operative orthopedic medicine before surgical intervention.

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu
26 years experience General Practice
Family doctor: First see your primary care doctor. If it is an extensive injury or fracture, your doctor can refer you to an orthopedic surgeon.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu
26 years experience General Practice
Anytime: Infections usually take three days to develop after surgery. However, if there are implants placed, especially total joit replacements, infections can ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu
26 years experience General Practice
Tendonitis possibly: If your patella was resurfaced, it could be tendinitis. If not, this could be from not resurfacing. Tendinitis can be due to weakness or tightness of ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Nallamothu is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Nallamothu is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, MI
Graduated 1994MD

Awards

Trainer of the year
Top Docs award

Affiliations

Mclaren Oakland
St. Joes Oakland
Clarkston Surgicenter
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