Eli Kamara, MD
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Practice Specialty
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Medical Education
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Lenox Hill Hospital Program
- Univ of CA at San Francisco School of Medicine
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
- Administrative Title
- Attending Physician, Joint Replacement
- Clinical Focus
Adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery; Primary joint replacement including revisions of hip and knee replacement, anterior hip replacement, partial knee replacement, knee arthroscopy, and fractures of the lower extremity
- Research Focus
Anterior approach hip replacement, robotic surgery, infection, and wound healing
Bachelor of Science Cum Laude, Columbia University
Medical Doctorate with distinction in Orthopedic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
National Institutes of Health Fogarty Research Scholar
Chief Resident, Lenox Hill Hospital
Adult Reconstruction Fellowship, University of California San Francisco
Super Doctors Rising Star (2021)
Eli Kamara, MD, is an Orthopedic Surgeon at Montefiore and an Assistant Professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He specializes in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, mainly hip and knee replacements. He also focuses on primary joint replacement, as well as revisions of hip and knee arthroplasty, anterior hip arthroplasty, partial knee replacement, knee arthroscopy, and fractures of the lower extremity.
Dr. Kamara received his Doctor of Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and completed a residency in Orthopedics at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. He then completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the University of San Francisco School of Medicine.
Dr. Kamara has published articles and book chapters on hip and knee replacement, focusing on anterior approach hip replacement, robotic surgery, infection, and wound healing. He has presented his research at national and international meetings.
Dr. Kamara is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the New York State Society of Orthopedic Surgeons.