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Bilal Mahmood, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-5321

Administrative: (585) 275-6201

Fax: (585) 273-3297

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Orthopaedics & Physical Performance


Dr. Mahmood is a graduate of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College and an accomplished former resident at the University of Rochester. He went on to complete a fellowship in Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery.

Dr. Mahmood brings with him expertise in trauma, sports injuries, degenerative conditions, and peripheral nerve disorders of the hand and upper extremity. His interests span a wide range of conditions, including trauma to the hand, wrist, and elbow, microsurgery for peripheral nerve disorders, and reconstructive surgery for trauma and degenerative conditions. He also has an interest in upper extremity sports injuries, having treated professional athletes and trained under surgeons for the NY Giants and NY Mets.



MD | Dartmouth Medical School

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

08/01/2017 - 07/31/2018
Fellowship in Hand Surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery

07/01/2013 - 06/25/2017
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/26/2012 - 06/30/2013
Internship in Orthopaedic Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Resident and Fellows Conference, First Prize Podium Presentation
Location: New York Society for Surgery of the Hand

Carl M. Harris, MD Resident Award for Commitment to Patient Care and Education
Sponsor: Department of Orthopaedics
Location: University of Rochester

Resident Leadership Forum
Sponsor: American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)

Resident Scholarship
Sponsor: American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Location: ASSH Annual Meeting

Urban Health Scholar
Sponsor: Dartmouth Medical School

Baccalaureate Ceremony Address
Sponsor: Union College

Phi Beta Kappa

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Journal Articles

Maceroli, M; Nikkel, LE; Mahmood, B; Ketz, JP; Qiu, X; Ciminelli, J; Messing, S; Elfar, JC. "Total Hip Arthroplasty for Femoral Neck Fractures: Improved Outcomes with Higher Hospital Volumes". J Orthop Trauma. 2016; 30(11): 597-604.

Mahmood, B; Hammert, WC;. "Metal Implant Allergy". J Hand Surg Am. 2015; 40(4): 831-833.

Nikkel, LE; Kates, SL; Schreck, M; Maceroli, M; Mahmood, B; Elfar, JC. "Length of hospital stay after hip fracture and risk of early mortality after discharge in New York state: a retrospective cohort study". BMJ. 2015; 351(h6246).

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Diagnosis of True Recurrent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Book Title: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Related Median Neuropathies
Author List: Mahmood B, Hammert W
Edited By: Duncan S, Kakinoko R
Published By: Springer International Publishing 2017