Mouhanad El Othmani, MD

Mouhanad El Othmani, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon and Total Joint Specialist

Mouhanad El Othmani, MD is an orthopedic surgeon with the Lifespan Orthopedics Institute at Newport Hospital. He specializes in conditions of the hip and knee joints, with a particular focus on hip and knee primary and revision replacement and special interest in anterior hip and robotic knee replacement surgeries.

Prior to joining Lifespan, Dr. Othmani was an assistant attending physician in the department of orthopedic surgery at New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. 

He earned a medical degree at American University of Beirut and then completed fellowship training in clinical research and value-based care delivery in orthopedic surgery at Detroit Medical Center and Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He pursued additional training through residency in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University in Michigan and a fellowship in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery at Columbia University Medical Center in New York.

Dr. Othmani has a special interest in health services research and is a frequent co-contributor and author of research articles, presentations, and books. His work focuses on improving the quality of care delivery in orthopedics and joint replacement through better understanding patient risk factors and designing protocols and processes to avoid complications and improve patient experience. 



University Orthopedics, Inc., Newport
Newport Hospital (directions)
20 Powel Avenue, Borden Carey Building, Suite 260
Newport, RI 02840

University Orthopedics, Inc., Westerly, RI
11 Wells St., Suite 1
Westerly, RI 02891


  • Medical School:  American University of Beirut
  • Fellowship:  Columbia University Medical Center
  • Research:  The Detroit Medical Center
  • Research:  Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • Residency:  The Detroit Medical Center