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Dr. Eli Kamara, MD

Orthopedic Surgery



Eli Kamara, MD, is an Orthopedic Surgeon at Montefiore and an Assistant Professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He specializes in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, mainly hip and knee replacements. He also focuses on primary joint replacement, as well as revisions of hip and knee arthroplasty, anterior hip arthroplasty, partial knee replacement, knee arthroscopy, and fractures of the lower extremity.Dr. Kamara received his Doctor of Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and completed a residency in Orthopedics at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. He then completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the University of San Francisco School of Medicine.Dr. Kamara has published articles and book chapters on hip and knee replacement, focusing on anterior approach hip replacement, robotic surgery, infection, and wound healing. He has presented his research at national and international meetings.Dr. Kamara is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the New York State Society of Orthopedic Surgeons.
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Dr. Kamara's Rating
20 Ratings with 18 Reviews
Patient Perspective
5.0 Explains conditions and treatments
5.0 Takes time to answer my questions
5.0 Provides follow-up as needed
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1250 Waters Place, Bronx, NY, 10461
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1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY, 10461
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""Dr. Kamara took the time to explain my condition and he answered my questions. He told me which options I have for treatment and he provided follow-up as needed.""
  • February 17, 2024
"My visits was cordial and professional. He is a very bright , knowledgeable doctor who knows his job well and professionally. He always took his time to listen and advice accordingly. He was my orthopedic doctor over two years. I have my full confidence in him ."
  • January 30, 2024
"A very kind doctor n caring for his patients i will recommend DR Kamara to my friends may dog keep giving him the wisdom to keep helping people "
  • November 16, 2023
"Very good "
  • September 18, 2023
"Dr. Kamara took the time to explain my condition and he answered my questions. He told me which options I have for treatment and he provided follow up as needed."
  • September 14, 2023
"I recently had my first appointment with Dr. Eli Kamara and it was a great experience. Dr. Kamara has a warm and kind manner that immediately put me at ease, which is not always the case when meeting with a new doctor. Even though I try to prepare myself for medical appointments by becoming as informed as possible, I often still feel nervous or rushed knowing that I only have a certain amount of a doctor’s time. But during this appointment Dr. Kamara took the time to thoroughly explain my x-ray results and what that meant as far as realistic treatment options in my specific circumstances. He also took time to address all of my questions and concerns and I so appreciated feeling heard and understood as a patient, as an individual, and also as a competent collaborator in my own treatment.I am genuinely grateful to have found a surgeon with Dr. Kamara's impressive background and experience combined with such an attentive and caring manner. "
  • August 28, 2023
"Very very good great doctor "
  • August 22, 2023
"I went to see this Dr for a second opinion for hip surgery. He confirmed “bone in bone” on the R side but recommended treatment first before the surgery as he said I would be out of commission for about 2 months with the surgery (at this hospital). Fast forward I decided to get the surgery at NYU Langone and was walking without a cane (and no pain) after 2 weeks! I think this Drs methodology is outdated. "
  • August 16, 2023
"Dr. Eli Kamara, was very informative and clear about diagnosis and steps that needed to be taken to help with knee pain I had been experiencing. Provided more than one option to rectify symptoms. "
  • August 4, 2023
"Dr. Kamara is the best Orthopedic surgeon. He has done both of my TKRs. I had my right knee done on 8/22 and my left on 4/23. We spoke about my weight, and he was not rude and made me aware that I had to make a change. Because of his excellent approach, I changed my life in many ways. Thank you, Dr. Kamara, for returning my life with no pain in my legs. You are a gift from the Lord above."
  • July 18, 2023
"Dr. Eli Kamara is the absolute best. He is personable and I had both hips done by him and was walking on my own within a month's time. I love him and have referred others to him and they are raving about his work and mannerism and how quickly they were up and running in no time at all. Knee and Hip replacement he did for friends of mine"
  • July 18, 2023
"My appointment with Dr. Kamara he discussed my hip(s) osteoarthritis prognosis and discussed what my options are. He answered all of my thoughts/questions to my satisfaction. He placed a follow-up appointment on the calendar to monitor my progress. "
  • June 12, 2023
"My vIsit was amazing, I appreciate him making the procedure to go very smoothly. Thank you to the Team as well."
  • February 20, 2023
"Dr. Kamara is very professional. Very nice MD and seemed to be interested in your pain. "
  • January 25, 2023
"Very well, can't tell how successful arthroscopic surgery was because of my weight issues but feel a lot better than before surgery, no comparison."
  • December 6, 2022
"He his an excellent Doctor. Had surgery and I have had a wonderful outcome. I would highly recommend him"
  • November 29, 2022
"Best doctor very attentive and calls patient back really fast. It’s been a great experience. "
  • September 26, 2022
"The best at his job. Very professional and respectful Dr. "
  • July 20, 2022


1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY, 10461
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Univ of CA at San Francisco School of Medicine
Lenox Hill Hospital Program
Medical School
Albert Einstein College of Medicine


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