Dr. Nitin Khanna, MD

Dr. Nitin Khanna, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Nitin Khanna, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery.

730 45th Ave

Munster, IN 46321

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Pipefitters
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Khanna's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khanna treats Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Khanna treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khanna treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Khanna treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khanna treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Khanna treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Khanna's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Neuroplasty
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

 Spine Care
Dr. Khanna believes in a conservative non-invasive and minimally invasive approach to treating most spinal conditions. His focus is on establishing the diagnosis early in the care of a patient and designing an individualized tr...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2003
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center-Chicago
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Washington University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1998
Washington University School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1997
Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
Medical School
1993
Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate School
2003
2002
1998
1997
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Khanna's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Khanna

4.4

Based on 42 reviews

5 Stars
78.57142857142857%
(33)
4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(2)
3 Stars
2.380952380952381%
(1)
2 Stars
2.380952380952381%
(1)
1 Star
11.904761904761905%
(5)

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In February 2019, I underwent surgery with Dr. Khanna and his team. I couldn't be happier with my outcome, and the care I received before, during, and after my procedure has been outstanding. As a registered nurse for nearlly 40 years, I highly recommend Dr. Khanna and his team. My only regret is...Read More
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I'm a 45 yr old male who since April of 2018 was suffering from nerve pain in my neck, shoulders and arm. I went to clinics for injections but nothing seemed to work, my pain was so bad I could not sleep, or stop my hand from shaking. I finally went to my family Dr to be referred to D.R Khanna and...Read More
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I've been seeing Dr. Khanna since 2013. He's done my Lower Lumber Fusion and currently my Sacroiliac Joint Fusions. He's professional and friendly. Definitely knows his stuff! I absolutely recommend him to anyone with spine problems.
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24 male 6 foot 240 pounds. I had a microdiscectomy with Dr. Khanna. He was very professional and answered all my questions before the surgery. He made me try all other routes before we decided on the surgery. His nurse was super helpful as well. The recovery was rough but felt relief immediately....Read More
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Dr. Khanna is an outstanding physician, explained the problem and solution to repair my spine. The surgery was completed and my life is back to normal. Thank you.
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