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Language(s) Spoken

English; Gujarati; Hindi

Joined Kelsey-Seybold

September 2021

Accepting New Patients?

Yes

Professional Background

Dr. Vinay Vanodia is an Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specialist. He earned his Bachelor of Science in biological engineering in 2003 from the University of Maryland A. James Clark School of Engineering in College Park. He completed his Doctor of Medicine in 2014 at the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine in St. Maarten. In 2020, he completed his Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency at Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York, where he served as chief resident.

Dr. Vanodia completed a fellowship in amputee ortho trauma a The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, McGovern Medical School Department of Orthopedics. He joined Kelsey-Seybold in September 2021.

Professional Associations

Dr. Vanodia is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the Association of Academic Physiatrists.

Hobbies and Interests

Dr. Vanodia enjoys spending time with friends and family, gardening and landscaping, biking, kayaking, yoga, kirtan, and meditation.

Fun Facts

The best advice Dr. Vanodia has ever received is “True happiness is in giving to and serving others.”

The most interesting places he has visited are Vrindavan, India, and St. Maarten.

Dr. Vanodia’s guilty pleasure is ice cream!


​My philosophy of care is to stay humble and listen to my patients. It’s a blessing to have the opportunity to serve through a holistic approach to care.

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Awards & Recognitions


  • Marquis Who’s Who, 2020
  • Chief resident, Montefiore Medical Center Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, 2019 – 2020
  • Nominated ambassador of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2017
  • Resident advisor, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Cupecoy, St. Maarten, August 2011 – December 2011
  • Omicron Delta Kappa, National Leadership and Honors Society

Publications and Presentations

  • From Amputation to Ambulation - Prosthetics and Orthotics Board Review Didactics Series. University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, McGovern Medical School and Baylor University – Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Houston, Texas, February 2021
  • Upper and Lower Limb Amputation and Prosthetics Prescription Criteria and Rehabilitation. Burke Rehabilitation Hospital – Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. White Plains, NY, March 2020
  • A Look at Traditional and 3-D Printed Prosthetics and Orthotics in Under-served Populations Abroad – American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR) Annual Assembly. San Antonio, Texas, November 2019
  • Upper and Lower Limb Amputation and Prosthetics Prescription Criteria. Montefiore Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. Bronx, NY, March 2019
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics in the 21st Century: Practical Application of Three-dimensional Printing in Rehabilitation with Hands-on Workshop – Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP) Annual Meeting. San Juan, Puerto Rico, February 2019
  • Advancements in Orthotics for Stroke Patients – Grand Rounds Presentation, Montefiore Medical Center – Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. Bronx, NY, September 2018
  • From Amputation to Ambulation – Board Review Course on upper and lower extremity prosthetics. Montefiore Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. Bronx, NY, January 2018
  • Vanodia, V., Veeramachenani, R., Rand, S., & Martinex, F. (March 7, 2020) Individualized Prosthetic Design in a K4 level Type A Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency Patient. Poster Presented at: International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R). 2020 99(3).
  • Hagen, M., Sheth, R., Vanodia, V., Eichenberger, Z., Byrappa, N., Hutnick, G., Rand, S., & Bartels, M. (March 7, 2020) A second-generation 3D Printed Myoelectric Hand for Improved Functional Ability in a Developing World Setting. Poster Presented at: International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R). 2020 99(3).
  • Veeramachaneni, R., Rand, S., & Vanodia, V. (March 7, 2020) Heterotopic Ossification after Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty: A case report and review of the literature. Poster Presented at: International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R). 2020 99(3).
  • Vanodia, V., Rivelis, Y., Rozman, A., Wang, N., & Lee, S.W. (February 15, 2018) Spinal Accessory Nerve Neuropathy in a Patient Presenting with Shoulder Pain and Weakness Following Total Thyroidectomy and Neck Exploration: A Case Report. Poster Presented at: Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP) Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R). 2018, 97(3); PMID: 29432290; doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000000880
  • Wang, N., Vanodia, V., Li, J., & Morice, K. (February 15, 2018) Non-corticosteroid related osteonecrosis of bilateral femoral heads with Crohn's disease. Poster Presented at: Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP) Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R). 2018, 97(3); PMID: 29432290; doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000000880
  • Rivelis, Y., Vanodia, V., Rozman, A., & Morice, K. (February 15, 2018) Non-Surgical Management of Hip Subluxation in Paraplegic Adult: A Case Report. Poster Presented at: Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP) Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. American Journal of Physical
  • Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R). 2018, 97(3); PMID: 29432290; doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000000880
  • Gait Deviations of the Transfemoral Amputee: Educational Video, March 2005. Production, directing, and script publication. Veterans' Administration, Long Beach CA. VA Desert Pacific Healthcare Network. Prosthetic Service Line VISN 22.
  • Vanodia, V. Marshall L., Tadayyon-Eslami T., Wilson OC Jr. "Nanophase Hydroxyapatite/Polyacrylic Acid and Nanocomposites Molecularly Dispersed in Nanophase Composites: Hydroxyapatite in Poly." Biomedical Engineering Recent Developments: Proceedings of the 21st Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference 2002, September.

Research

  • Limb Loss Project - LIMB QOL
    University of Delaware
    October 2020 – Present
  • Dankmeyer Inc/Johns Hopkins Medicine
    RightFit Prosthetics Initiative
    Research Assistant/Certified Prosthetist
    Linthicum, Md.
    September 2014 – April 2015
  • Gait Deviations of the Transfemoral Amputee
    Veterans' Administration Hospital, Long Beach, Calif.
    VA National Prosthetics Gait Lab
    December 2004 – March 2005
  • 21st Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference 2002
    Nanophase Hydroxyapatite/Polyacrylic Acid Nanocomposites
    The University of Maryland, College Park, Md.
    January 2002 – October 2002