Nikhil Thakur, MD, 315 464-8623

Nikhil Thakur, MD
Appointed 09/04/12
Women's Health Network
200 Upstate Bone and Joint Center
6620 Fly Road
East Syracuse, NY 13057

315 464-8623

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Orthopedic Surgery: Spine Surgery
  • Women's Health Network: Urgent/After Hours Care, Women's Bone Health/Orthopedic Surgery

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Emory University Hospital, 2012, Adult Spine Surgery
  • Residency: Brown University Rhode Island Hospital, 2010, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Internship: Brown University, 2006, general surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Dr. Thakur treats adult disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine including cervical, thoracic and lumbar stenosis, cervical myelopathy, disc herniations and degenerative spondylolisthesis. He is particularly interested in cervical spine issues and minimally invasive spine techniques and is well published in these areas.

Specialties & Certification

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Broken Ankle
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Collarbone
  • Broken Elbow
  • Broken Finger
  • Broken Leg
  • Broken Toe
  • Broken Wrist
  • Bruised Hip
  • Bursitis
  • Calcific Tendonitis
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Curved Spine or Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lumbar Stenosis
  • Lumbosacral Plexopathy
  • Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Spasms
  • Neck Stinger
  • Neck Strain
  • Neurogenic Claudication
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fracture
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Cervical Corpectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
  • Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Cervical Laminoplasty
  • Clinical Trials
  • Epidural/Caudal
  • Fracture Treatment of Ankle
  • Fracture Treatment of Arm
  • Fracture Treatment of Clavicle
  • Fracture Treatment of Elbow
  • Fracture Treatment of Femur
  • Fracture Treatment of Foot
  • Fracture Treatment of Hand
  • Fracture Treatment of Hip
  • Fracture Treatment of Patella
  • Fracture Treatment of Shoulder
  • Fracture Treatment of Spine
  • Fracture Treatment of Tibia
  • Fracture Treatment of Wrist
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy and Fusion
  • Spinal Decompression Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Spine Injury Evaluation and Emergent Care
  • Spine Pain Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Surgical Options for Back Pain

Associations/Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/thakurn
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/thakurn