Dr. Chitranjan Ranawat, Hip & Knee Specialist

Chitranjan S. Ranawat, MD
Orthopedic Surgery, Hip and Knee Replacement

Dr. Chitranjan Ranawat, Hip & Knee Specialist

Chitranjan S. Ranawat, MD


Orthopedic Surgery, Hip and Knee Replacement
Dr. Chitranjan Ranawat, Hip & Knee Specialist

Chitranjan S. Ranawat, MD


535 East 70th Street
6th floor
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 646.797.8700
Fax: 646.797.8777
535 East 70th Street
6th floor
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 646.797.8700
Fax: 646.797.8777
* See temporary entrance directions

Back in the Game Patient Stories

Appointments

Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Procedures

Total hip and knee replacements

Awards

Padma Bushan Award, 2001
Lifetime Achievement Award, American College of Rheumatology, 2002
America's Health Network Mercury Award, 1998
Distinguished Alumnus Award, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2007
"Best Doctors in New York," New York magazine, 2009, 2010

Affiliations

AAOS, AOA, AAHKS, EOS, SICOT, RASS, International Hip Society, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Insurance Information

Aetna
Blue Cross HMO POS
Blue Cross PPO
Cigna
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
United Healthcare

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may still have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

Internship

M.Y. Hospital, Indore, India, 1958-59

Residency

M.Y. Hospital, Indore, India, 1959-63
St. Peters Hospital, Albany, NY, 1963-64
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, 1964-65

Fellowship

Hospital for Special Surgery, Hand Surgery, 1966-67
Hospital for Special Surgery, Rheumatology-Orthopaedic Reconstructive Surgery, 1967-68

Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1969

State Licensure

New York

Research Interests

Design, development of artificial joints for hip and knee
Clinical research on outcome of total hip and knee

Patient Registries

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Directions to The Pavilion

As of January 8, my office will be at The Pavilion, located at 541 East 71st St, 3rd floor. All appointments after this date will take place at this new location.

Pavilion map The main entrance to The Pavilion is currently under construction, so please follow the below directions, as well as signage throughout the Main Hospital and Belaire Building, to access my new office location.

  • From the Main Hospital (535 East 70th St):
    Enter the Hospital lobby and take the West elevators to the 2nd Floor. Upon exiting the elevator, turn right and continue down the hallway and over the sky bridge. Once across the sky bridge, you will see a set of elevators on your left. Take the elevator to the 6th floor.
  • From the Belaire Building Main Entrance (525 East 71st St):
    Enter the Belaire lobby and take the front elevators to the 2nd Floor. Upon exiting the elevator, turn left and follow the hallway around until you see another set of elevators on your right. Take the elevator to the 6th floor.
  • From the Belaire Building 72nd Street Entrance (524 East 72nd St):
    Enter the Belaire building and walk down the stairs. Follow the hallway around, past the first set of elevators on your left. Continue down the hall and past the windows until you see another set of elevators on your right. Take the elevator to the 6th floor.