Ninad Karindakar, M.D.

Assistant Chief of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

VA Palo Alto Medical Center

Ninad Karindakar, M.D.

Ninad Karandikar, MD is an experienced and dynamic physician leader passionate about data driven, outcomes based, personalized clinical care. Dr. Karandikar is currently the Assistant Chief of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the VA Palo Alto Medical Center and Clinical Associate Professor in the Dept of Orthopedic Surgery at Stanford University. He has deep expertise in Musculoskeletal, Regenerative and Brain Injury Medicine and has received several regional and national accolades for education, innovation, and mentorship. Over the last few years, Dr. Karandikar has been increasingly interested in the intersection of healthcare and technology and has been involved with early-stage startups as an advisor and mentor. In addition, he is an angel investor and a VC fund advisor.