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Gautam Yagnik
BHMG Orthopedics WK Office

(786) 467-3430

Fax (786) 533-9695 15955 Southwest 96th Street Suite 401 Miami, FL 33196

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Gautam Yagnik

Gautam Yagnik, M.D., is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon at Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute. Dr. Yagnik specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow and knee.

He is the team physician for the Miami Dolphins and the Florida Panthers. He has served as assistant team physician for the University of Miami and Florida International University football teams. He has also provided orthopedic coverage for Super Bowl LIV, BCS National Championship Game, FedEx Orange Bowl, Miami Open and NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. His experience caring for elite, collision sport athletes provides him with advanced knowledge he uses to treat all of his patients.

Dr. Yagnik graduated at the top of his class in medical school and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. During medical school, he performed surgical research that yielded two prestigious grants from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. During his residency, he was elected administrative chief resident and was given the Willard Award for the most outstanding resident.

Dr. Yagnik currently serves as chairman of the Department of Surgery at West Kendall Baptist Hospital and was named Physician of the Year for West Kendall Baptist Hospital in 2018. He is also actively involved in medical education as a clinical assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Florida International University and as assistant program director for the Doctors Hospital/UHZ Sports Medicine Institute’s Sports Medicine Fellowship Program.

Dr. Yagnik conducts clinical and biomechanical research to advance the field of orthopedic sports medicine and has published numerous book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles. He is currently studying arthroscopic rotator cuff repair in professional athletes.

He regularly attends and presents at various meetings, including the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting as well as the NFL and NHL Team Physician Meeting.

Dr. Yagnik’s care philosophy is to treat each patient like family. He takes a conservative approach to orthopedic care and recommends nonsurgical options whenever possible.

When he is not treating patients, Dr. Yagnik enjoys spending time with his family, swimming and exercising.
Primary Specialty


Practice BHMG Orthopedics WK
Gender Male
Accepting New Patients
Insurances Accepted Avmed: HMO, POS, Medicare, Blue Cross: PPC/PPO, Aetna: HMO, PPO, Humana: Medicaid-HMO, United HlthCare:HMO, UMR, NHP, Cigna Great West Healthcare: PPO, Avmed: Select Plus PPO/POS, FL Blue: BlueCare, Select, Options, Blue Options: PPO, Cigna: HMO, Great West, Leon Medical Center, Humana: Commercial, Medicare HMO, FL Blue: PPO, Tricare: Select, Tricare: Prime, Dimension Health, Quality Health Management (QHM) Int, Global Excel, HAA Preferred Partners, Europ Assist/GMMI, Doctors HealthCare Plans, Devoted Health, Molina Healthcare: Marketplace Exch, Medica Healthcare Plans, Medicare: Railroad, CarePlus Health Plans, Multiplan/Beechstreet, FL Blue: MyBlue, First Health Network, Dimension International
Degrees Medical Doctor
Admitting Hospitals Baptist Hospital of Miami, Doctors Hospital, South Miami Hospital, West Kendall Baptist Hospital
Office Name BHMG Orthopedics WK
Services Gautam Yagnik provides surgery in Miami, FL. The most common types of surgeons are: General, Cardiovascular, Otolaryngology, Neurological, Reconstructive, Neonatal and Orthopedic.

Please call BHMG Orthopedics WK at (786) 467-3430 to schedule an appointment in Miami, FL or to get more information.
Additional Services Sports Medicine Specialist, Doctor
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