Dr. Akhil Jay Khanna, MD

Dr. Akhil Jay Khanna, MD

Orthopedic Neck Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Akhil Jay Khanna, MD is an orthopedic neck surgery specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic neck surgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.Read his story

6420 Rockledge Dr Ste 2200

Bethesda, MD 20817

Contact Information

(301) 530-3220

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Khanna's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khanna treats Scoliosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Khanna treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Spinal Fusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khanna performs Spinal Fusion more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Khanna performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khanna treats Spinal Stenosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Khanna treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Khanna's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Compression Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Kyphosis
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Fracture

About Me

Biography

"Dr. A. Jay Khanna is a spine surgeon in Bethesda, Maryland and cares for patients in and around the Washington DC metropolitan region. He is a professor of orthopaedic surgery and biomedical engineering at the Baltimore-based Johns Hopkins Universit...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Cleveland Clinc Spine Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Johns Hopkins University School Med
Residency Hospital
1996
Beth Israel/Deaconess Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1991
Georgetown University
Undergraduate School
2004
2003
1996
1995
1991

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Khanna's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Khanna

4.5

Based on 96 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(80)
4 Stars
3.125%
(3)
3 Stars
1.0416666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
1.0416666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
11.458333333333334%
(11)

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Dr. Khanna is a very skilled and professional Spinal Surgeon. His approach is kind, educational and decisive. I am very grateful to Dr. Khanna for a successful Spinal Surgery which has eliminated my pain and has allowed me to return to an active life. Dr. Khanna has developed a Team Approach to...Read More
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Dr. Khanna is a very intelligent and skilled doctor and surgeon. He takes the time needed to explain what is going on in language you can understand. He explains any risks, and benefits so you are aware of what needs to be done. Overall I am impressed with his training and confidence and he truly...Read More
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Dr. Khanna reviewed my neck MRI and told me I needed to have surgery as quickly as possible. Herniated discs were impinging on my cervical spine. I scheduled the surgery at next possible date. Dr. Khanna did an excellent job on surgery. I had immediate cessation of longstanding leg pain. He...Read More
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4 minutes!!!! That’s all the time this doctor talked to me. I was so angry that I had tears in my eyes. After they tried to cancel my appointment. After I had waited 2 hours to see him. I received 4 minutes. He didn’t look at my MRI. They were having computer issues. I was dismissed after he asked...Read More
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I compliment and praise Dr. Khanna for his expertise and for his knowledge and thoroughness. After having visited another orthopedic surgeon, whose plan was to send me to an infectious disease doctor for a six week course of treatment and then to operate on my back I went to see Dr. Khanna for a...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Coventry Health Care of Delaware
Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Suburban Hospital

Bethesda, MD