Yonah Heller, M.D.

Yonah Heller M.D. Physician


Dr. Yonah Heller is a Board Certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint preservation, replacement, and reconstruction of the hip and knee. Utilizing minimally invasive techniques, he focuses on restoring strength and mobility to joints damaged by a wide variety of injuries and conditions including arthritis, osteonecrosis, and dysplasia. He has been trained in partial knee replacement, computer-assisted surgery, robotic-assisted surgery, and the direct anterior approach to hip replacement.

A Baltimore native, Dr. Heller relocated to New York where he earned his B.S. in Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University followed by his Doctorate in Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He later completed his residency at Northwell Health - LIJ Medical Center where he served as Chief Resident of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Following his residency, Dr. Heller returned to Baltimore to earn his fellowship in Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

Dr. Heller currently resides in Pikesville (his hometown) with his wife and children. He enjoys playing basketball, biking, hiking, working on cars, and “building stuff”. He is also an avid fan of Baltimore sports teams including the Orioles, Terps, and the Ravens (for which he has held season tickets since the age of 18).

Areas Of Expertise

Hip and Knee Surgery

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Joint Preservation and Reconstruction/Replacement


General Orthopedics

Hip and Knee Replacement

Revision Hip and Knee Replacement

Medical Degree

Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Bronx, NY)


Northwell Health-Hofstra School of Medicine (Long Island, NY)


Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement; Baltimore, MD


Hospital Affiliations

Greater Baltimore Medical Center

Sinai Hospital

Northwest Hospital

Affiliated Surgery Centers

Greenspring Surgery Center