Dr. Mitchell B. Meghpara is a dual-fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, hip arthroscopy, and total hip replacement. Dr. Meghpara grew up just outside of Chicago and graduated cum laude from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He then completed medical school and an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Following residency, Dr. Meghpara pursued a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, where he focused on treating musculoskeletal injuries in athletes of all levels. He served as an assistant team physician for both the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Penguins. He also assisted in student-athletes’ care at the University of Pittsburgh for various men’s and women’s athletic programs.
After his sports medicine fellowship, Dr. Meghpara completed an additional one-year fellowship dedicated to hip arthroscopy, hip preservation, and robotic-assisted minimally invasive anterior hip replacement at the American Hip Institute. He specializes in all aspects of hip care, including labral tears, femoroacetabular impingement, instability, gluteus medius tears, and arthritis.
Dr. Meghpara remains active in research and has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. He has presented his research at national and international meetings and is a reviewer for multiple journals, including the American Journal of Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy.
Dr. Meghpara enjoys traveling with his wife Priya, exploring new cuisines, golfing, hiking, paddle boarding, biking, and working out.