Srinivasan, Ramesh, MD

Ramesh Srinivasan, M.D
Clinical Assistant Professor
Hand Services


Dr. Ramesh Srinivasan was born and raised in Chicago.  He was valedictorian of his graduating class at Morgan Park Academy and a National Merit Scholar.  He graduated Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biology from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.   He attended the University of Michigan Medical School, graduating in 2006 and then completing an internship and residency there in orthopaedic surgery.   Following his residency, Dr. Srinivasan completed a fellowship in Hand, Upper Extremity and Microvascular Surgery at Duke University.   

Dr. Srinivasan is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic surgery (ABOS).

Dr. Srinivasan was named a Texas Super Doctor rising star in 2015, 2016 and 2017:

Dr. Srinivasan has a special interest in wrist fractures, scaphoid nonunions, metacarpal fractures and minimally invasive (arthroscopic) treatment for the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand.  He offers arthroscopic treatment for all shoulder conditions including rotator cuff tears, shoulder impingement, ac joint arthritis, biceps tendonitis, labral tears, shoulder dislocations and frozen shoulders (stiff shoulders).  He can treat wrist ganglions, TFCC tears, lateral epicondylitis, elbow arthritis, and elbow contractures (stiff elbows) arthroscopically, as well.  He also performs approximately 100-200 endoscopic carpal tunnel releases per year.

His other clinical interests include  the treatment of difficult extremity malunions and nonunions with the use of vascularized bone grafts (free fibula or medial femoral condyle, etc.) and peripheral nerve injuries including brachial plexopathies.  He currently staffs the pediatric brachial plexus injury clinic at Methodist hospital.

 He serves annually as a national instructor for the AANA wrist, elbow, and shoulder arthroscopy courses in Chicago.  He also serves as a local and regional instructor for anatomy courses pertaining to arthroscopy and upper extremity fracture treatment.




Medical School: 

University of Michigan Medical School



University of Michigan



Duke University



Board Certification:

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery