Mahidhar M. Durbhakula, MD

dr mahidhar m. durbhakula orthobethesda

A graduate of Northwestern University and Northwestern University Medical School, Dr. Durbhakula completed orthopaedic surgery residency training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. Dr. Durbhakula then completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery / Cornell University Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Durbhakula is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Durbhakula has received a Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Durbhakula’s areas of expertise include arthroscopic, minimally invasive, reconstructive, and microsurgical treatment of both acute and chronic conditions of the hand, wrist and elbow.


Mahidhar M. Durbhakula

Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
BS in Biomedical Engineering

Medical School:

Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, IL


Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH


Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Board Certification:



Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery


Dr. M. Durbhakula performs surgery at Surburban Hospital, Suburban Outpatient Surgery Center, Shady Grove Hospital, and Surgery Center of Chevy Chase.


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