My goal is to spend time with patients and help them understand their condition as well as possible treatment options.
While I perform over 425 Ultra-Minimally Invasive Hip and Knee Replacements every year, I usually also discuss other modalities such as physical therapy and injections (both cortisone and viscosupplementation or "gel" shots).
Often, patients see me after they have exhausted these non-surgical options. Once the pain and stiffness have gotten to a point where quality of life is impacted, we will often discuss surgery.
In addition to technical expertise and experience, I feel that education is key to obtaining excellent outcomes. I try to spend as much time as needed to make sure patients understand the procedure itself, and also what to expect afterwards in terms of recovery and return to activity.
My staff and I strive to make the surgical process as efficient as possible, and do everything we can to ensure excellent outcomes for all our patients.
My time away from the hospital and office is usually spent with my family. In addition, I am a FAA licensed private pilot and enjoy aviation. I also try to stay healthy by playing competitive basketball on a regular basis, and enjoy most athletic activities.
Conditions & Procedures
Orthopaedic Joint Care
Outpatient Total Hip Replacements,
Outpatient Total Knee Replacements
Left meeting totally comfortable about necessary procedure.
Simplesity of the doctor
Dr. Bashyal did an excellent job of surgery on me. I would definitely use him again as necessary.
Dr. Bashyal is the best
Dr. Bashyal deserves a rating of 10 - he's a model re: patient relations, and I have recommended him numerous times to friends.
I was very impressed with Dr. Bayshal
A very caring physician. Spent the necessary time with me to go over my concerns.
only thing is didn't prescribe any type of pain meds told me it was up to my primary doctor to do so so I have to wait for 1 1/2 weeks to get any type of meds because my primary dr was out of town and knowing that I've been in pain for over 2 months going into surgery in over a month you would think the surgeon would prescribe some sort of meds for me
loved him. he listened and worked w me.
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