Dr. Yakkanti has extensive surgical training and experience in managing complex and complicated fractures, as well as, hip and knee replacements. By virtue of his experience he has a special interest in managing geriatric orthopaedic fractures.
Dr. Yakkanti has a long association with teaching the art of Orthopaedic surgery. He was awarded the best resident teacher award on multiple occasions in his role as assistant professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Louisville. He regularly communicates with his peers, students and teachers regarding management of complex orthopaedic problems. He participates in annual academic meetings of Orthopaedic societies on a regular basis. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma Association, American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Mid America Orthopaedic Association, Kentucky Orthopaedic Association, Kentucky Medical Association, and Fellow of American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Yakkanti was born in India where he earned his basic medical education and completed his Orthopaedic residency training. He went on to complete advanced training in managing complex fractures and poly trauma at the University of Louisville. He then completed the adult reconstruction fellowship at the University of Louisville. Dr. Yakkanti is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
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