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Dr. Ranjan Gupta is a UCI Health orthopedic surgeon.

Ranjan Gupta, MD


Hand Surgery, Microsurgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

hand microsurgery, nerve injuries

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  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery - General
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand [Orthopaedic Surgery]
  • English
Medical School
Albany Medical College - Union University
University of Pennsylvania Health SystemGeneral Surgery
University of Pennsylvania Health SystemOrthopedic Surgery
Abteilung fur HandchirurgieVisiting Fellow
Lindenhof HospitalHand Fellow
UCLA School of MedicineHand Surgery/Microsurgery
Professional Positions
  • Professor — Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCI School of Medicine
  • Chair — Young Members Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2005-present
  • Member — American Neurological Association
Awards and Recognition
  • Best Doctors in America® (Orthopaedic Surgery), 2013
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2014, 2018, 2021-2023
  • American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Program, 2004
  • Kappa Delta Young Investigator Award — AAOS/ORS/OREF, 2006
  • Marshall Urist Young Investigator Award — Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons, 2005
More Information

Dr. Ranjan Gupta is a board-certified UCI Health orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hand surgery, including microsurgery, and nerve injuries.

Gupta earned his medical degree at Albany Medical College in Albany, N.Y., followed by a residency in orthopedic surgery and a National Institutes of Health post-doctoral research fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He received fellowship training in hand surgery and microsurgery at UCLA School of Medicine, followed by a the University of California, Los Angeles, followed by a hand surgery/trauma/shoulder fellowship at the University of Berne in Switzerland.

His clinical studies seek to improve treatment of distal radius fractures and distal radioulnar joint instability. He also is investigating altered kinematics after shoulder arthoplasty at the Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory at the VA Long Beach Healthcare System.

Gupta is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, the Orthopaedic Research Society, the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, the Society for Neuroscience and Orthopaedics Overseas.

He sees patients in Orange and Costa Mesa

Academic Profile

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Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Arthritis
  • Distal Radius Fractures
  • Hand and Wrist, Sports Injuries
  • Knee and Shoulder Joint Injections
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Pathology
  • Shoulder Reconstruction, Arthroscopic
  • Shoulder, Arthroplasty
  • Shoulder, Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Wrist Arthroscopy
  • Wrist Reconstruction

UCI Health — Costa Mesa
1640 Newport Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Phone: 949-398-1440
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101 The City Drive South, Pavilion 3
Building 29A
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-7012
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