Akshay Goel, MD

Associate Professor


Clinical Interests



Dr. Goel specializes in general orthopaedics, sports related injuries, joint replacement and arthroscopy.

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Kasturba Medical College (Mangalore, India)
  • Residency: Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research - Orthopaedic Surgery (Chandigarh, India)
  • Fellowship: University of Alabama - Birmingham - Orthopaedic Trauma Observership (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Fellowship: American Sports Medicine Institute - Sports Medicine (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville - Adult Reconstruction (Louisville, Ky.)

Honors & Memberships

  • Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Marshall Orthopaedics - Huntington

A provider-based department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
Marshall University Medical Center
1600 Medical Center Drive
Suite G500 (Ground Floor)
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: 304.691.1262

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Marshall Orthopaedics - Louisa

Three Rivers Medical Center
2483 Hwy 644
Suite 201
Louisa, KY 41230
Phone: 606.638.9404

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Goel A, Viswanathan VK, Purudappa PP, Sakthivelnathan V, Mounasamy V, Sambandam S. 2023. Cost and Early Complication Analysis Following Total Hip Arthroplasty in Parkinson's Disease Patients: A Propensity-matched Database Study. Arch Bone Jt Surg. 2023 2 17;11(1):47-52.
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Cheppalli NS, Purudappa PP, Metikala S, Goel A, Singla A, Sambandam S. 2023. Using Biceps Tendon Autograft as a Patch in the Treatment of Massive Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears Improves Patient-reported Outcome Scores: A Systematic Review. Arthrosc Sports Med Rehabil. 2023 4 27;5(2):e529-e536.
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Goel A, Viswanathan VK, Serbin P, Youngman T, Mounasamy V, Sambandam S. 2023. Ankylosing spondylitis substantially increases health-care costs and length of hospital stay following total hip arthroplasty - National in-patient database study. J Clin Orthop Trauma. 2023 5 1;39:102151.
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Tripathy SK, Mishra NP, Varghese P, Panigrahi S, Purudappa PP, Goel A, Sen RK. 2022. Dual-Plating in Distal Femur Fracture: A Systematic Review and Limited Meta-analysis. Indian J Orthop. 2022 2 11;56(2):183-207.
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Goel A, Lamba C, Purudappa PP. 2022. Open Reduction and Fixation of Lateral Malleolus and Syndesmosis for Ankle Re-Fracture. J Orthop Trauma. 2022 7 20;36(Suppl 3):S31-S32.
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Cheppalli N, Goel A, Wassef A, Bhandarkar AW, Kakish S. 2022. Polyethylene Liner Dissociation in the Early Post-Operative Period Following Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Case Report and Literature Review. Cureus. 2022 6 24;14(5):e25119.
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Sakthivelnathan V, Purudappa PP, Mounasamy V, Tripathy SK, Goel A, Sambandam SN. 2022. Retrograde Intramedullary Nailing and Locked Plating for the Treatment of Periprosthetic Supracondylar Femur Fractures: A Meta-Analysis and Quantitative Review. Arch Bone Jt Surg. 2022 6 28;10(5):395-402.
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Sakthivelnathan V, Goel A, Serbin PA, Purudappa PP, Varatharaj S, Mounasamy V, Sambandam S. 2022. Cost and Complications in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Undergoing Primary Hip Arthroplasty: A National Inpatient Sample-Based Study. Cureus. 2022 11 24;14(10):e30483.
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Schmicker T, Goel A, Davis S, Adil S, Oliashirazi A, Bullock M. 2022. The Effect of Working Time and Application Technique on Cement Penetration into a Tibia Model. Arthroplasty Today 2022 Aug;(2)16:197-202
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Singh V., Berdis, G., Goel A., Shahi A., Oliashirazi A.. 2019. Stiffness after Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty.

Goel A, Lau EC, Ong KL, Berry DJ, Malkani AL. 2016. Dislocation rates following primary total hip arthroplasty have plateaued in the Medicare population. J Arthroplasty. 2016 2 5;30(5):743-6.
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Singh V., Berdis, G., Goel A., Shahi A., Oliashirazi A. . Stiffness after Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty.