Meet Our Surgeons

Dr. Shaun E. Chandran, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Shaun E. Chandran specializes in the treatment of a variety of orthopaedic conditions and performs several orthopaedic procedures including:

  • Joint Reconstruction
  • General Orthopaedics

Education

Undergraduate: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Medical School: New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Training

  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  • Hip and Knee Replacement Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) – Member
  • Board Certified by American Board Orthopaedic Surgery
  • An Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at UCLA

Presentations

  • 2010 American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Presentation of Paper, “9 Year Incidence of Renal Disease after Total Hip Arthroplasty” Authors: Shaun E. Chandran, M.D., and Nicholas Giori, MD, PhD
  • 2012 American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Presentation of Paper, “Are Morbidly Obese Patients Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty at Higher Risk for Component Malposition?” Authors: Shaun E. Chandran, MD, Leah Elson, Viktor J. Hansen, MD, Henrik Malchau, MD, PhD, Young-Min Kwon, MD, PhD, FRCS, FRACS
  • 2013 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Poster Presentation, “Are Morbidly Obese Patients Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty at Higher Risk for Component Malposition?” Authors: Shaun E. Chandran, MD, Leah Elson, Viktor J. Hansen, MD, Henrik Malchau, MD, PhD,Young-Min Kwon, MD, PhD, FRCS, FRACS
  • 2013 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Poster Presentation, “Orthopaedic Device Regulation: Should Implants for Total Joint Replacement Undergo Further Scrutiny?” Authors: Kshitij Agrawal, MD, Shaun E. Chandran MD, and Hany Bedair, MD

Publications

  • Dorr LD, Wan Z, Sirianni LE, Boutary M, and Chandran, S. “Fixation and Osteolysis with Metasul Metal-on-Metal Articulation,” Journal of Arthroplasty,  2004 Dec;19(8):951-5.
  • Chandran, S and Giori, N. “Nine Year Incidence of Renal Disease in Patients Who Have Had Total Hip Arthroplasty,” Journal of Arthroplasty,  2011 Sep;26(6 Suppl):24-7.
  • Elson LC, Barr CJ, Chandran S, Hansen VJ, Malchau H, and Kwon Y. “Are Morbidly Obese Patients Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty at Higher Risk for Component Malposition?” Journal of Arthroplasty,  2013 Sep;28(8 Suppl):41-4
  • Chandran SE, Hariri S, Malchau H, and Kwon Y. “Clinical Utility of Cruciate Retaining Total Knee Arthroplasty with Four-Pegged tibial baseplate in the Valgus Knee: A concise minimum 4 year followup,” Journal of Novel Physiotherapies, 2013 January S2:001
  • Modular Metaphyseal Sleeve Stems for Femoral Revision Chapter 125
    The Adult Hip: Hip Arthroplasty Surgery, 3rd edition, 2016, Shaun E. Chandran MD, Hany Bedair, MD, Joseph McCarthy, MD

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