Ajay N. Gurbani, MD

Ajay N. Gurbani, MD

Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgery
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Santa Monica Orthopaedic Surgery
1225 15th Street
Suite 2100
Santa Monica, California 90404


Dr. Gurbani is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic surgeon with expertise in Foot and Ankle surgery. His clinical interests include the treatment of arthritis and cartilage lesions, primary and revision total ankle arthroplasty, sports and traumatic related injuries, as well as deformity correction and reconstruction of the foot and ankle. Dr. Gurbani is an expert in both open and arthroscopic procedures.

Dr. Gurbani strives to provide excellent care to his patients, and feels as though the patient-doctor relationship should be a partnership. As a Southern California native, he understands how important returning to an active lifestyle is to members of this community.

Dr. Gurbani completed his undergraduate education at Johns Hopkins University. Following this, he completed medical school and Orthopaedic surgery residency at UCLA. He then completed his orthopaedic Foot and Ankle fellowship at the prestigious Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, training with leaders within the field, before returning back home to Los Angeles.

Currently, Dr. Gurbani sees patients in clinics both at the UCLA Orthopaedic Center in Santa Monica and in Century City.




Medical Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2021


Foot & Ankle Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2019


Orthopaedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 2018


Orthopaedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 2014


MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2013


  • Super Doctors® Southern California Rising Stars, 2023, 2021


West Los Angeles

Westwood Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery| Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation| Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgery +5 more specialties

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


  • Super Doctors® Southern California Rising Stars, 2023, 2021