Sanjeev Sabharwal, MD, MPH
|Title(s)||Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery|
|School||School of Medicine|
|Address||747 52nd Streetk, OPC 1st Flr|
Oakland ca 94609
|University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada||Residency, Orthopedics||1994||Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA||Pediatric Orthopedics Fellowship||1995||Pediatric Orthopaedics|
|Shriners Hospital for Children, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA||Pediatric Orthopedics Fellowship||1995||Pediatric Orthopaedics|
|Maryland Center for Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction, Baltimore, MD||Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Fellowship||1996||Limb Lengthening & Deformity Correction|
|UMDNJ-School of Public Health, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ||MPH||2012||Quantitative Methodology|
|Harvard Business School, Boston, MA||Program for Leadership Development||2019||Leadership Development|
|University of California, San Francisco, CA||DEI Champion||2020||Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training |
Dr. Sanjeev Sabharwal is a Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon who treats children and young adults with a wide spectrum of musculoskeletal problems, including limb deformities, limb length discrepancy and skeletal trauma and is an expert in complex limb reconstruction. He previously served as the Director and Chief of Orthopaedics at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital, Oakland and is currently the Program Director for the Pediatric Orthopedic fellowship at UCSF. Prior to joining UCSF, Dr. Sabharwal served as the Chief of Pediatric Orthopaedics at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, where he was a Professor of Orthopaedics and the Residency Program Director.
Fellowship-trained in Pediatric Orthopaedics at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and Shriner’s Hospital for Children at UCLA, Dr. Sabharwal continued additional fellowship training at the Maryland Center for Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction. He heads the multidisciplinary Limb Lengthening and Complex Reconstruction Center at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland and has edited a comprehensive textbook on lower limb deformities in children.
Dr. Sabharwal’s clinical research interests include the management of pediatric lower limb deformities, including Blount disease, and studying the motivations and impact of Orthopedic volunteerism. Dr. Sabharwal is actively engaged in global outreach and bidirectional learning. He is the sole Honorary member of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of India.
In addition to his full-time clinical practice, Dr. Sabharwal is the past president of the Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society. He is an examiner for the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 2010 and also serves as the Deputy Editor for The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery .