Zohair S. Alam, M.D.

Zohair S. Alam M.D. Physician


Zohair S. Alam is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon at Orthopaedic Specialists of Metropolitan Washington, a Division of The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics. Dr. Alam specializes in joint replacement surgery.

He earned his degrees at Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC.  His residency was also completed at Howard University.  Dr. Alam’s Fellowships in Joint Preservation and Restoration were completed at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics at Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD.

Areas Of Expertise

Joint Replacement

Arthroscopic Surgery


Fracture Treatment

Hip, Knee, Shoulder, and all Orthopaedic Disorders


Joint Replacement

Medical Degree

Howard University College of Medicine; Washington, D.C.


Howard University; Washington, D.C.


Joint Replacement Surgery Center for Joint Preservation and Restoration, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics; Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD


Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Major Accomplishments

Medical Director of Joint Replacement Center at Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, Maryland

Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, Maryland

Named in Washingtonian "Top Doctors" 2015-2020

Air Force Commendation Medal

Affiliated Surgery Centers