Dr. Jawad Khan

Dr. Jawad Khan is an accomplished orthopedic surgery-trained hand surgeon, specializing in hand, wrist, and elbow conditions.

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  • 12 + Years of Experience
  • > 1000 Completed Surgeries
Orthopedic Surgeon

What I Do

my Services
Conditions & Procedures

Hand & Wrist, Elbow

Grappling and Mixed Martial Arts

Aside from treating athletes and MMA fighters, Dr Khan is also a grappling and fitness enthusiast, ...

Physical Therapy
Thrive Therapy is the premier source for outpatient physical therapy and rehabilitation in Orange County.
The term arthritis literally means inflammation of a joint, but is generally used to describe any condition in which there is damage to the cartilage.
Fractures & Trauma

A bone fracture is a medical condition in which a bone is cracked or broken.

Arthroscopic Surgery

Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure during which the internal structure of a joint is examined for diagnosis and treatment of problems inside the joint.



my Story
Baylor College of Medicine
2017 - 2018

Houston, TX
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship

Wayne State University School of Medicine
2012 - 2017

Taylor, MI
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery Resident

University of California San Francisco
2011 - 2012

San Francisco, CA
Department of General Surgery
PGY-1, Surgical Preliminary

University of California-Berkeley
2011 - 2015

Berkeley, CA

Wayne State University School of Medicine
2007 - 2011

Detroit, MI
MD June 2011

University of Michigan
2002 - 2007

Dearborn, MI
BS in Psychology, Minor in Biology w/ Distinction

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Baltimore, MD
Summer Gross Anatomy Institute


Sabesan V., Lombardo D, Khan J, Wiater J. Assessment of the optimal shoulder outcome score for reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2015 Oct; 24(10); 1653-1659

Khan JA, Jafri R, Abuhamdan M.. Acute Airway Obstruction from a Suture Granuloma: A Case Report.. University of Toronto Medical Journal. 2010 Mar; 87(2): 83-84.

Khan JA. (2006, March 1). A response to Our Question on Stem Cell Research. Journal of Bioethics and Philosophy of Science. Journal of Bioethics and Philosophy of Science.

Khan JA, Shah N. Distal Radius Fractures Overview. Journal of Library of Medicine. 2014 Vol 1 No. 2


Sami, S., Nanavati, D., Sethi, A., Vaidya, R.. (2010, June). Knee Dislocation in Obese and Morbidly Obese Patients. Oral Presentation presented at: Michigan Orthopaedic Society and The University of Michigan
Present: The 2010 Annual Scientific Program Podium Presentations; Ann Arbor, MI

Khan, J., Kavasseri, K., Jones, S., Dhar, N.. (2010, October). Accuracy of a Referring Diagnosis of Recurrent/Persistent Urinary Tract Infections in Women > Age 40. Oral Presentation presented at: 2010 North Central Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL.

Venkatesan, V., Terlecki, R., Khan, J., Zachary, L., Heath M., Abrams J., Cher, M.. (2010, October). Prospective Quality of Life Assessment of Cryotherapy for Prostate Cancer. Oral Presentation presented at: 2010 North Central Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL.

Khan, J., Alwan, R., Khalid, U.. (2008, August). The Health Unit on Davison Avenue: An Asset to Medical Students. Poster presented at: American College of Physicians Michigan Annual Meeting; Dearborn, MI

Khan, J. (2015, April) Assessment of Optimal Shoulder Outcome Score for Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Podium Presentation presented at Oakwood Research Day; Dearborn, MI



what Patients Say
Samar Qafaiti

Back at it again with another review for a great surgeon. The first time my mom had to get surgery, it was for carpal tunnel on her right. Shortly after that, she needed a surgery on her left wrist. Just recently, she reached our for her other wrist, too. Obviously, my mom is a dedicatedRead More

Samar Qafaiti
Jeff Bond

The clinic is well run and the staff is very helpful! Dr Khan seems very skilled with the XIAFLEX injections. Also he is a kind doctor with great bedside manner. Hopefully my next visit and rehabilitation with have a similar experience.Read More

Jeff Bond
Elisabeth Ledoussal

I was impressed by the whole office experience. Everybody was friendly and professional. Dr. Khan felt present during our conversation. He didn’t stay very long but I felt my questions and concerns were addressed. Michelle that helps you schedule the surgery is very nice and helpfulRead More

Elisabeth Ledoussal
Mona Qafaiti

My mom reached out to Dr. Khan when she was experiencing terrible carpal tunnel in her right hand. He was so quick to schedule a surgery day and made sure she felt relief as soon as possible, which she did. He takes care of his patients andRead More

Mona Qafaiti
April J

Dr is very nice. Gave me alot of information and explained to me what was going to happen. I feel very comfortable with Dr khan doing surgery on my hands. His nurse was also very helpful and informative. I highly recommend this Dr.Read More

April J
Anna Martinez

Place is great , only problem is they don’t answer the phone, and don’t answer the text messages . So far that only issue I have.Read More

Anna Martinez
Junune Santos

This is an amazing orthopedic office. Everyone is so kind and helpful. Dr. Khan addressed my concerns and was thorough with my recovery process. I also appreciated that I was in and out in 45 minutes and did not have to wait long periods of time as with other facilities.Read More

Junune Santos
Mychele Wylder

Yesterday, I went to Dr. Khan's practice for the first time. He was very helpful in explaining my hand pain, answering my questions, and explaining the benefits of a cortisone shot, (which I had for the very first time), and which helped significantly with the pain. Read More

Mychele Wylder
Laila Mejibo

Dr. Khan and entire office staff are simply amazing! I’ve never experienced such a smooth,quick, streamlined doctor visit in my life! Everyone was so helpful, friendly, professional and personable! Read More

Laila Mejibo
Stevie D

I can't say enough about Dr Khan. I had received 3 other consults regarding my right hand (middle finger) which had become contracted due to a previous hand surgery 5 yrs prior.Read More

Stevie D

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my Articles and Advice
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a common condition that affects millions of people worldwide. If you're experiencing tingling, numbness,…

Trigger Finger

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Ganglion Cysts

Have you ever noticed a small lump or bump on your hand or wrist that seems to appear out of nowhere? This may be a ganglion cyst, a common condition…


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8700 Warner Ave., Suite 140 Fountain Valley, CA 92708
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