Meet Dr. Amar Chandra, Washington Orthopaedic Center Fellow
Dr. Amar Chandra was born and raised in Shawnee, Oklahoma. His love for sports, particularly basketball, football, and tennis, sparked his initial interest in sports medicine and led him to major in biology as a pre-medical student at the University of Oklahoma. After graduation, he went on to complete his medical school education in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Chandra then completed a comprehensive surgical residency training program at OhioHealth Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, a nationally recognized level-1 trauma center. While there, he had the privilege to learn under renowned foot and ankle surgeons including Dr. Christopher Hyer and Robert Mendicino. During his final year of residency, he served as Chief Resident for his program. In his free time, Dr. Chandra enjoys spending his time outdoors, playing basketball and tennis, and cheering on the Oklahoma Sooners.