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Dr. Alexander P Sah, MD
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Dr. Alexander P Sah, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

16 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Alexander Sah, MD currently serves as Director of the Outpatient Joint Replacement Program and as Co-Director of the Institute for Joint Restoration and Research at Washington Hospital in Fremont, CA. He was born at Washington Hospital and raised in Fremont. He earned his medical degree, graduating Magna Cum Laude, from Thomas Jefferson Medical College in PA. He then went on to complete his residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Program and then a joint reconstruction fellowship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Sah specializes in total knee and total hip replacement, and developed the outpatient program in Fremont in 2014. He is the only surgeon there with same-day discharges after total joint replacement in select patients. He also is the only surgeon performing anterior hip replacement at IJRR. He has expertise in partial knee replacement and is the United States Lead Investigator for Zimmer's newest partial knee prosthesis. He teaches courses and lectures on this procedure, as well as on advanced pain management techniques and outpatient joint replacement. Dr. Sah is a member of leadership committees for the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the California Orthopedic Association, and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. In 2016, he was selected as 1 of 10 orthopedic surgeons in the nation to the prestigious AAOS Leadership Fellows Program. He is a multi-year recipient of the “Best of Fremont” Doctor and Orthopedic Surgeon Awards and named a California Top 10 Orthopedic Surgeon, among many other honors. He also serves as a reviewer for Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research and an editor for Techniques in Orthopaedics. Dr. Sah is widely published and is an esteemed speaker, having presented at more than 50 meetings and conventions across the United States.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Orthopedic Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Massachusetts General Hospital (Internship)

    Harvard Combined Orthopedic Program (Residency)

    Rush University, Chicago IL (Fellowship)

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Orthopedic Surgeon, like Dr. Alexander Sah, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Orthopedic Surgeon, like Dr. Alexander Sah, may include:

    Orthopedic Consultation, Spinal Cord Surgery, Arthroscopy, Orthopedic Follow Up, Spinal Cord Tumor, Spine Specialist Consultation, Spine Specialist Follow Up, Vertebroplasty, Musculoskeletal Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma, Orthopedic Brace, Spinal Cord Minimally Invasive Surgery, Spinal Cord Reconstructive Surgery, Spinal Cord Second Opinion, Laminectomy, Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery, Hand Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Knee Replacement Surgery, Hip Replacement Surgery, Hip and Knee Surgery Consultation, Hip and Knee Surgery Follow Up, Orthopedic Reconstruction Consultation, Hand and Wrist Reconstruction, Orthopedic Reconstruction Follow Up, Total Hip Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Total Shoulder Replacement, Cartilage Transplantation, Elbow Replacement Surgery, Osteotomy, Ligament Reconstruction, Orthopedic Trauma Follow Up, Deformity Correction (Post Trauma), Joint Contracture Release, Limb Reconstruction, Open Reduction and Internal Fixation Surgery, Spine Immobilization, Allograft Reconstruction, Nail Cement Spacer Reconstruction, Prosthetics, Osteotomy, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Fingers Reconstruction, Reverse Shoulder Replacement, Spinal Infusions, Kyphoplasty, Partial Knee Replacement, Casting and Splinting, Revisional Hip Replacement Surgery, Revisional Knee Replacement Surgery, Limb Lengthening and Realignment, Spinal Cord Surgery Consultation, Orthopedic Second Opinion, Independent Medical Exam (Orthopedic), Orthopedic Consultation (Spine), Orthopedic Follow Up (Spine), Diskectomy / Discectomy, Spinal Cord Stimulator Implantation Consultation, Arthrodesis, Arthropathy, Orthopedic Consultation (Ankle), Orthopedic Follow Up (Ankle), Ankle Second Opinion, Knee arthroscopy, Hip arthroscopy, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery Consultation, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery Follow up and Viscosupplementation

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Sah's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Medicare

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    Locations

    Sah Orthopaedic Associates

    2000 Mowry Ave

    Institute for Joint Restoration

    Fremont, CA 94536

    (510) 818-7200

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    Sah Orthopaedic Associates

    695 Oak Grove Ave, #200

    Menlo Park, CA 94025

    (510) 818-7200

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

    Member

    2002

    American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

    Member

    2014

    California Orthopedic Association

    Board of Directors

    2017

    Western Orthopedic Association

    Committee Member

    2016

    California Orthopedic Association

    Chair

    2017

    California Orthopedic Association

    Chair

    2017

    American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

    Member

    2017

    AAOS Leadership Fellows Program

    Fellow

    2016 - 2017

    Awards

    Best of Fremont, Orthopedic Surgeon

    Best of Fremont Publication

    Best of Fremont, Best Doctor

    Best of Fremont Publication

    Best Doctors

    Best Doctor Awards

    Patient's Choice Award

    Vitals

    Compassionate Doctor Award

    Vitals

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Alexander Sah accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Alexander Sah is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Alexander Sah offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Sah's office at (510) 818-7200 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Alexander Sah offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Sah's office at (510) 818-7200 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Alexander Sah speak?

    Dr. Alexander Sah speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Alexander Sah have?

    Dr. Alexander Sah is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

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