About Dr. Raj

Dr. Raj

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Bal M. Rajagopalan, M.D. FRCSC – Orthopedic Doctor in Los Angeles
(CEO-Beverly Hills Orthopedic Institute)

8670 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone: 310.247.0466
Website: www.drhipandknee.com
Email: drraj90210@aol.com

Patients Choice Award——————————————————————————————————————————————
Orthopedic Surgeon Los Angeles
American, Canadian and Dubai Board Certified
Medical Legal Specialists (Trial, Testimony, Deposition, IME)
Subspecialty – Hip and Knee Surgery Los Angeles and Sports Surgeries

Hospital Privileges

Linden Surgery Center, Beverly Hills, CA
Miracle Mile Medical Center, Beverly Hills, CA
Olympia Hospital, Beverly Hills, CA
Hollywood Community Hospital, Culver City, CA
Mission Community Hospital, Panorama City, CA

Education

Undergraduate
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia,
Canada
1991, BSC Chemistry

Medical Education
Memorial University PGME
St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada
May 1995, M.D.

Internship
Memorial University PGME, Canada
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
July 1995 – June 1996

Residency
Memorial University PGME, Canada
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
July 1996 – June 2000

Medical Licensure

State of California – License A72861
Dubai, UAE – License: Dubai Health Authority

Memberships in Professional Societies
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
California Orthopaedic Association
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada
ABC News Medical Consultant
Iraq Star Volunteer
Co-Founder – Hope And Dream Charity for Underserved Kids With Obesity
WebMD – Hip and Knee Expert
WebMD – Medical Review Board Committee

Appointments

Consultant Editor for Web MD Hip and Knee Replacement Community
ABC News Medical Consultant
Expert for The Globe and National Enquirer
Football.com- featured Medical Expert 2011
DIME—NBA MAGAZINE: 2010 and 2011 Medical Expert
The Echelon Charity Club- Advisory Board
Credential Committee
California Hospital
Los Angeles, CA

Surgery Executive Committee
California Hospital
Los Angeles, CA

Head of Orthopaedic Surgery for Healthcare Partner
California Hospital Medical Center
Beverly Hospital
Los Angeles, CA
July 2001 – September 2002

Lead Orthopaedic Surgeon
Health Care Partners
Los Angeles, CA
July 2001 – September 2002

Member of HAUTE MD International Magazine = Leading Physicians of the world

Certifications

Fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery (FAAOS) – 2004
Board Certified American Board of Orthopaedic surgery – June 2003
Board Certified Royal College of Orthopaedic Surgeon of Canada – June 2001
Advanced Orthopaedic trauma AO/ASIF Certified 1998
ATLS/ACLS Certified 1996
Board Certified in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, as an Orthopedic Surgeon

Scholarships and Awards

Leading Physician of the World
Haute MD- 2011, 2012 featured as Top International Doctor
Newsweek Magazine 2011- featured Top Physician in California
SuperDoctors – Southern California 2012, 2013, and 2014
United Hemispheres Magazine – America Top Doctor 2011
Dr. Raj Top Doc LA 2010 – FOX
Americas top orthopedists 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 – American counsel of research
Global Directory of Who’s Who – Appointed 2006
Analysis of Neural Trauma due to Percutaneous Pin Fixation” – 2nd prize at Memorial University research forum – 1999 and top Orthopaedic Surgical paper
Competitive British Commonwealth Scholarship 1994
Memorial Medical School Scholarship 1994
Rutger’s Scholarship 1992
Belle Crowe Scholarship Chemistry 1991
Dean’s List 1991-1998 (Dalhousie University)
Highest academic standing recognition in calculus 1990
National Academic standing recognition in calculus 1990
National Canada Scholarships offers to Dalhousie, McGill, Acadia and University of Toronto
Universities
National Canadian Ergonomics and Biomechanics award 1987

Talks

Radio Talk Show: Latenighthealth.com, RE: Stem Cell Therapy
ABC: Good Morning America, RE: Stem Cell Therapy
The Doctors: CBS- appearance 2010, 2011, and 2013
Expert on America Now news
Lifestyle Talk Radio network: recurring host
Lakers Radio- discussion, RE: PRP and Kobe Bryant
Sports 360 Magazine- Review on Sports Injuries
Shape Magazine- Interview for Stem Cell Therapy
USA Today- Interview RE: Plantar fasciitis
Men’s Health News- Interview on training magazine
Front cover of Beverly Hills Times- featured RE: Hopes and Dreams Charity
SoFit Magazine- Interview on staying fit
A Thousand Ways to Die (7 Episodes)
ABC News 2010 – Hiking Safety
CBS – The Doctor’s – 2011 – Weekend Warrior
CBS – The Doctor’s – 2010 – Knee Replacement
Fox News 2010 – Knee Pain
Fox News 2010 – Back Pain
California Hospital Medical Center – Talk on new technology around knee replacement / 2010
Spike TV appearance discussing amputation injury as a consultant on air / 2009
Co-director / consultant with Zephry Productions for pharmaceutical commercial campaign / May 2009
Century City Hospital – Carpal tunnel syndrome / Feb 22, 2007
Forensisgroup.org – Article on medlegal issues around hip replacements / 2005
Golds Gym – The Impact of Fitness for Orthopedic Conditioning / Feb 24,2005
San Diego International Hip Symposium – Presented and lectured to audience on Zymueller
Steam / 2003
VQ Orthopaedics – Management of Knee Arthritis / Feb, 2006
NBC News – Discussing new advances in ceramic hip replacements / 2003
Multiple Community Talks on Hip and Knee Replacement /
Los Angeles, Modesto / 2002 – Current
Moderator and Speaker at International Hip and Knee Conference DJO Surgical in Utah