Dr. Sanagaram Shantharam, MD

Dr. Sanagaram Shantharam, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
(16)
Save
Dr. Sanagaram Shantharam, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College at Bangalore University in 1978 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

7065 N Maple Ave Ste 102

Fresno, CA 93720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Shantharam

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shantharam performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Adhesive Capsulitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Shantharam's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

Less

Read Less

10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Bangalore Medical College at Bangalore University
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Hospital Med Center Of Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nm School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shantharam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shantharam does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shantharam and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shantharam's Reviews

2.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shantharam to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Shantharam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I would like to say how satisfied I am with my entire experience with this Doctor, staff and surgical team. I am now happily recovering at home and can't thank the entire staff enough. Should I or my family/friends ever need this type of speciality treatment I HIGHLY recommend this Doctor and his...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Worst ortho in Fresno County
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
He was concerned,short but to the point he explained exactly what the problem was he read every word of an MRI and gave me a plan of action.He was a 2nd opinion for me he did more for me in 15 min than the first specialist in 30 min,he was very professional,I'm most likely going to ask him to take...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Never got a call back after my surgery from the staff to know how I'm feeling. I called several times after my surgery because I was experiencing some complications left several messages and not once did I get my call returned. Ended up going back to the hospital to make sure everything was OKAY...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
He helped relieve my trigger finger where I'd seen 3 other Dr's who failed to do so. He has a charming, funny and honest bedside manner. Good memory and humble. Really recommend him greatly.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
0
Are you Dr. Shantharam?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!