Shankar P. Das M.D.
Elbow, General Orthopaedics, Hip, Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Trauma
1367 Washington Avenue, Suite 300
Albany, NY 12206
989 Route 146, Building 300
Clifton Park, NY 12065
3757 Carman Road
Schenectady, NY 12303
The following are reviews from patients of Dr. Das.
“Doctor Das is an excellent doctor he listens to your problem and gives you his expert opinion on how to solve it. Very straight forward.”
– Makeba M.
“I loved Dr. Das. He took me seriously and understood what I needed right away.”
– Nicole W.
“Dr. Das is excellent. I would, however, say that I always notice how efficiently he moves a visit along, leaving little opportunity for the patient to voice any further concerns they may have. I had one or two other things to ask about, and that chance not afforded to me.”
– Roger M.
“The front desk staff and nurses were polite, friendly, and pleasantly professional. My appointment was conducted swiftly and with minimal wait. Dr. Das was extremely knowledgeable, and I left feeling confident in moving forward. Great staff! I would recommend them to my friends and family.”
– Joshua H.
“Dr. Das. Was very easy to talk with, and he knows his stuff.”
– Mike B.
“Dr. Das is always very professional and personable. He is very knowledgeable and thorough with his exam and diagnosis.Dr. Das is still willing to answer all questions and or concerns and runs on time, which I appreciate very much.”
– Maureen M.
– Natarajan R.
“My experience was great! Dr. Das took all the needed time to explain my injury and provide the necessary information for me to understand the procedure and length of time for recovery! He gave me complete confidence in his ability to perform the required surgery. As a former professional baseball player, I would recommend him to anyone in need of an orthopedic surgeon! His staff was compassionate and made me feel great about the choice I made! Thanks for turning a bad day into a chance to recover and get back to life!”
– Timothy C.
“Dr. Das listened and came up with a plan of attack. He's the first one who heard and didn't pick significant surgery as the first option. I'm very grateful and hopeful that his plan will help me.”
– Cynthia C.
“Dr. Das’ explanation was thorough. He did not rush through my visit. Felt very comfortable visiting him. Also, his secretary was excellent, very courteous.”
– Rameeza M.
“Dr. Das took the time to explain my procedure. He answered all of my questions and didn't get frustrated that I had so many. The staff was kind. My experience at the surgical center couldn't have been better.”
– Kelly B.
“Very professional. Direct.”
– Maryanne M.
“Beautiful facility and friendly staff.”
– Jessica R.
“All staff including Dr. Das very professional. I got seen on a timely basis and the Dr's. Care was excellent.”
– Michael M.
“Dr. Das operated on my left shoulder. My recovery has been much more comfortable than expected so far. He thoroughly explained what needed to get done, what was done and stepped to a robust recovery. He's extraordinarily competent and very personable. A+!”
– Brian C.
“A wonderful doctor. He put a smile on my daughter's face. He made her feel comfortable even though she was in pain — a nice person to talk too.”
– Sandile D.
“I am always happy with my outcomes with Dr. Das. I've seen him for two different issues with my arm/shoulder. My appointments are on time, and my issues are always resolved.”
– Deanna M.
“Dr. Das Is one of the best Orthopedic surgeons in the country. He is very knowledgable and listens to what you have to say. He wants you to get back to being healthy without surgery as quick as possible. He takes your lifestyle into account and is interested in your well being. He has a great staff that assists him, and they are always welcoming and pleasant. I would highly recommend Dr. Das.”
– Teresa V.
“It was a seamless experience.”
– Jeffrey G.
“Excellent, knowledgeable service, prompt and professional.”
– Mark G.
“Very positive. Everyone was attentive and polite. Minimal wait time.”
– Cindy N.
“Dr. Das always listens and tries his best to help me. I’ve had a lot of surgeries, so my case is complicated. Other doctors might tend to give up on me or not try to help, but that is not the case with Dr. Das.”
– Jennifee F.
“I have seen Dr. Das on several occasions he is very professional and knowledgeable in his field of expertise! I always feel very comfortable and confident with his recommendations! He is genuinely a top specialist in the country!”
– Teresa V.
“Dr. Das was great with his care.”
– Michael L.
“Dr. Das listened & treated me as a person, not a symptom.”
– Ann M.
“I have been a patient of Dr. Das for four years. He did an ACL and meniscus surgery. He is a fantastic man. I would recommend him to anyone!”
– Joseph L.
“The staff was very pleasant and moved through the schedule with a great flow. Dr. Das explained things thoroughly. I was very pleased with my first experience.”
– Mary C.
“Dr. Das treated me with respect and listened to me. He was precise and honest.”
– Christina R.
“My first time and it was a great experience. Staff was excellent even with the number of patients coming in. Once I was checked in it was a quick moving visit. Also got to enjoy some of the staff dressed in costumes for Halloween always a plus.”
– Michael G.
“Very professional and organized. I moved through the entire visit quickly and efficiently.”
– Ron C.
“Dr. Das was very impressive. It takes a lot to earn my respect and trust, and this mans depth of knowledge, approach in explaining my health issues and laying out my options in a 30-minute visit was exceptional. Most professionals are bored with their craft, can’t express empathy and have lost the passion so desperately required to be successful in medicine indeed. I’m delighted, no luck, to have Dr. Das guiding me through this challenging time.”
– J L.
“Dr. Das is a very pleasant and comprehensive physician. Everything explained to me, and written information is given as to what steps I need to take till my next visit. I'm happy about the appointment I had. I would recommend Dr. Das in a heartbeat. Thank you.”
– Terri B.
“Dr. Das was very professional and explained my shoulder injury thoroughly and provided a chart where I could see where the problems might be. Dr. Das then had x-rays taken we’re by when they processed he showed me and explained the areas where I might be having problems. He suggested a treatment which I allowed and will see him in six weeks and if the problem still persists we would talk about alternate ways of handling the problem area. Great job thank you, and I would also like to say that the staff was friendly and professional.”
– Jim B.
“Front desk was welcoming and friendly, you didn’t have to wait long to be seen, the doctor was friendly and knowledgeable, and they have all the necessary equipment there.”
– Alyssa L.
“Dr. Das is an exceptional physician. He communicates his vast knowledge effectively and exudes competence. As equally important, though, is that Dr. Das is kind and patient. I am grateful for the care he provides.”
– Laura A.
“Professional, knowledgeable. Dr. Das was understanding, spend adequate time answering all my questions. Great doctor!”
– Jason H.
“Dr. Das has been my physician for the past eight years. He is a competent, caring physician who provides the best care. Any issues related to my knee he addresses quickly and offers a plan moving forward. I always leave his office feeling confident and reassured that I had received the best care.”
– Maryanne P.
“I was impressed with the efficiency and how well things moved along.”
– Gabriella H.
“My son was very nervous about getting a new cast on, and the nurses and doctor were terrific!”
– Sarah G.
“Quick easy and efficient. No problems at my appointment today!”
– Mike B.
“Doctor Das is one of the best around here.”
– James B.
“Went in with hip pain and within minutes he diagnosed my problem, that's why I consider him the best!”
– Karen B.
“Outstanding on all fronts! I was in and out within 45 minutes! Dr. Das was extremely knowledgeable with excellent bedside manner. 5-star experience!”
– Mary K.
“I find Dr. Das to be very thorough, conscientious, and very well versed on his patient's history especially if he's seen you multiple times. I trust his opinion and follow his suggestions to the letter, and have always had good results doing so. Dr. Shankar Das has been my surgeon as well as my orthopedic advisor for other troublesome joints. He is very well respected and seems highly sought after.”
– Jeff M.
“Timely, approachable, informative and responsive!”
– Daniel G.
“Dr. Das is humble but truly a great man. I am fortunate to continue to see Dr. Das. He did my hip surgery and had nothing but preservation and my well-being in mind. He is a marvel. Dr. Das is curious, compassionate, humble yet confident and prudent. Many thanks to him and the amazing care staff he has behind him.”
– Sandie A.
“Dr. Das was terrific. Figured out very quickly my problem and explained the details. Showed me my x-rays and again explained what happened. I am happy I was referred to Dr. Das.”
– Michael M.
“Dr. Das is attentive and very pleasant to deal with. He shows genuine concern and seems very knowledgeable. So glad to have found him for my knee issues.”
– Nancy D.
“Utmost professionals and caring. I was taken well care of!”
– Melissa T.
“Dr. Das is an experienced, most capable orthopaedic surgeon who can explain the nature of your injury and the surgical procedure in terms that you can understand. He also can answer your questions and concerns as they arise. It was a very satisfactory experience.”
– John F.
“Great doctor. Very personable, very knowledgeable, great sense of humor, takes his time with patients.”
– Denise C.
“Dr. Das has is performed two surgeries on me. I've recovered well from both. Dr. Das took great care of me and I would highly recommend him.”
– Denise C.
“Dr. Das is amazing!! He made me feel like I was the most important patient in the world to him!!!!”
– Jeff F.
“It had been a pleasure to have Dr. Das as my surgeon. He promptly identified my problem, explained my condition clearly and concisely, and offered treatment options. My surgery experience was positive and though it's been less than two weeks, I am already feeling better. Dr. Das listens to and answers my questions and concerns.”
– Cheryl P.
“Dr. Das was very good at communicating exactly what the issue was and he gave me complete confidence in the solution.”
– Marie D.
“Very pleased with my experience. Professional, knowledgeable yet personable.”
– Linda O.
“I had hip surgery in October performed by Dr. Das. The Docgtor was very good about letting me know what to expect and was very thorough with in his explanation following the procedure.”
– Daniel C.
“I was seeing another provider for about a year and got nowhere, one visit with Dr. Das and he was able to diagnose me. He very knowledgeable and I know my hip is in good hands.”
– Jamie W.
“He's awesome really good doctor. He explained everything and I was comfortable with everything he said.”
– Luis V.
“Everyone is great!! Extremely happy!”
– Melissa S.
“He explained his diagnosis in detail and listened to me and answered all my questions.”
– Steven T.
“Dr. Das is one of the best doctors I've come across he preformed my surgery he was polite courteous did a great job he is one of the best doctors I've ever had and your staff Dr. Das secretary is great what a great crew he has around him. I will recommend him to everyone I know. I already said how great he was on Facebook. Thank you. What a asset Dr. Das is. Its no wonder he is always in a good mood, he loves his job. He is doing my other shoulder too.”
– Michael L.
“Dr. Das was the first surgeon to actually listen to the issues I was having with my hips. I had seen 3 other physicians that ignored my pain and didn't look into the matter any further. I drive the 4 hours to see Dr. Das, who then explained to me what was wrong and walked me through what was going to happen next. I had surgery on my right hip in April and I have been amazed at the difference in my quality of life. Dr. Das has been thorough and professional every single time I have seen him. His assistant, Debbie, is caring and fantastic with any and all questions I have had along the way. I would drive 30+ hours if I had to, that's how great my experience with Dr. Das has been.”
– Laura T.
“Dr. Das has been very helpful regarding my knee injury. From the MRI he explained the tear in my ligament and went through the surgery to fix it. I will wait until September as the injury won't get worse or better, however it fits in better with my work schedule.”
– Jerry H.
“I am in town visiting, and was a former patient at the Bone & Joint Center. I just heard about the Urgent Care this morning, and went at 2 pm. Dr. Das was prompt in caring for me, and very thorough in his examination. I was very pleased with the service I received, and happy that I could continue my vacation in far less pain.”
– Kathleen T.
“I was very happy and glad that I decided to visit ! My experience with Dr. Dars was excellent he's a wonderful person and easy on the eyes”
– Andres M.
“Dr. Das was excellent! He took a great deal of time and patience with my daughter and her injury. We were so appreciative to have the Bone & Joint Orthopedic Urgent Care open on a Sunday. Thank you, Dr. Das for your time and attention to our daughter's injury.”
– Jane G.
“Very kind and thorough explanation on my condition.”
– Pamela A.
“Dr. Das is excellent and very thorough with everything that has been done with my shoulder and answering all of my questions and concerns. The office staff is AMAZING and every time I've called and needed anything they took care of it promptly. Overall experience has been excellent.”
– Jonathan F.