Dr. Rajendra Tripathi

Orthopedic Surgery
ME
44 years experience male

About

Bio

I graduated from All India Institute of Medical Sciences in new Delhi India, which is the preeminent medical institution in the country. After graduation I completed my Orthopedic training from National Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Hospital in Virgina. I was in private practice in Maryland form 1982 till 2003 and moved to Eastern Maine Medical center in Bangor Maine in 2003 and am currently Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon.

Specialties
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Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English, Hindi

Doctor Q&A

241 Answers
31 Agrees
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends upon: the size of the cyst,location and etiology. If it is small cyst in a joint due to arthritis or a large cyst due to benign tumor makes a difference a ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Unlikely: It is extremely difficult to loose fat from a localized area of body by excercising. By following regular exercise and healthy diet it is possible to ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
The calf muscles: still have to work even though you may not be stretching them,during the squats and deadlifts. Generally it is good idea to rest for a while, to give ... Read More

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Apr 7, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tripathi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Tripathi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I'm going to see our family Dr. this next Tues.! Thank you so much! :)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! thanks. I was only worried because it is my 1st sports related injury
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I am 110 and try to eat well..still no relief. Thanks for you answer

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Graduated 1975MD

Medical/Graduate school

All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

National Orthopaedic and Rehabilitaion Hospital Arlington VA
Completed 1982
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