Dr. Akhil Jay Khanna, MD

Dr. Akhil Jay Khanna, MD

Orthopedic Neck Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Akhil Jay Khanna, MD is an orthopedic neck surgery specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 14 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

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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
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer
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
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
    2004
  • 2003
    Johns Hopkins University School Med
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1996
    Beth Israel/Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1995
  • 1991
    Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Khanna's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Khanna

4.5

Based on 89 reviews

5 Stars
84.26966292134831%
(75)
4 Stars
2.247191011235955%
(2)
3 Stars
1.1235955056179776%
(1)
2 Stars
1.1235955056179776%
(1)
1 Star
11.235955056179776%
(10)

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I am very grateful for Dr. Khanna and his excellent surgical skill and expertise. He was able to end the 24/7 Lumbar Spondylolistesis, Lumbar Stenosis and Sciatica pain I was experiencing for over two years. To do this, he performed a Minimally Invasive TLIF. I only had to stay in the...Read More
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Dr. Khanna and his spine surgery fellow helped me ID potential solutions, including a referral order to a specific pain specialist MD, who was great. A steroid injection has worked wonderfully for my condition. I no longer need the walker/transport chair. Mazza at the front desk was also...Read More
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He is excellent and thorough with human touch
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Dr. Khanna has helped me with severe scoliosis, ending with surgery in Feb 2018. It was a spinal fusion of 8 vertebrae, done jointly with Dr. Jeff Jacobson, a neurosurgeon. I am now free of the pain that had for 2 years. Dr. Khanna is very knowledgeable and provides information to patients via...Read More
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Jay Khanna gave me my life back. My world crashed as I tried to navigate my way through severe stenosis at L-4, L-5, and S-1 vertebrae. I also had disc herniations. Dr. Khanna and his PA John Volatile guided me through the process of spinal infusions and physical therapy in an effort to mitigate...Read More
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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
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