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Neel Pancholi, MD

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  • Palos Medical Group




  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Areas of Interest

Sports Medicine, Joint Replacement, Fracture Care


  • English


Medical Education

Univeristy of Illinois at Chicago


State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY


University of Texas, Houston, TX


Neel Pancholi, MD, is a sports fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in injuries and conditions affecting the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. He is an expert in the latest minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques, cartilage restoring procedures, and use of biologic and regenerative cell therapy. He has extensive training in general orthopaedics, joint replacements, and fracture care.  

Dr. Pancholi is accepting new patients, including those in professional sports, recreational athletes, and patients looking to resume a pain-free and active lifestyle. He treats patients from all walks of life, ranging from teenagers to seniors.

Dr. Pancholi takes an individualistic approach to each and every patient and tailors treatment plans to each patient’s specific needs and goals. “My goal is for each patient to leave the office with a full understanding of their condition and be an active participant in their treatment plan.”

While working at the University of Texas, Dr. Pancholi served as the assistant to the team physician for the Houston Rockets, Houston Texans, Houston Astros, Houston Dynamo, and the University of Houston athletics. He was head team physician for the Deer Park High School athletics.

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Video Transcript

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My name is Neel Pancholi, I am an orthopaedic surgeon and I specialize in sports medicine. 

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I chose to become an orthopaedic surgeon because I enjoy performing surgery with a shared goal of  allowing patients to get back to the lifestyle and activities that they love. I find the variety of treatment modalities and tools used in orthopaedics to be fascinating, and I enjoy staying up to date with the latest innovations in medicine which are frequently in orthopaedics.  

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Nothing is more satisfying for me than initially seeing an injured or ailing patient who is now able to

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return to the activities that they love after orthopaedic intervention. I enjoy being a partner with my patient in their road to recovery.

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I recommend patients see me for any injury or ailment that is affecting their quality of life. I have a special interest in

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the full treatment of all knee and shoulder conditions. Furthermore, I treat patients with all kinds of joint, bone and muscle issues. I have advanced training in minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques of the knee and shoulder which include but are not limited to the pathology of the ACL, meniscus, cartilage,  rotator cuff, shoulder instability and

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arthritis cases. In my training, I had the opportunity to provide care for high school athletes, college athletes and professional athletes including the Houston Astros, the Houston Texans, the Houston Dynamo and the Houston Rockets. I specialize in treating athletes from the weekend warrior to professional athletes. Having said that, I do enjoy treating patients of all age groups from a variety of backgrounds.  

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My philosophy of care is to provide individualistic orthopaedic care by taking a deep

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interest in each patient and I aspire to treat each patient as though he or she is a family member. I believe in taking the time to properly explain a diagnosis and make sure patients leave the office with a full understanding and comfort with the treatment plan.

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Neel Pancholi, MD
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  • Office Phone: 708-923-4400