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Jared A. Niska, MD

Specializes in Hand, Wrist, and Elbow Surgery in Pediatrics and Adults with a Special Interest in Fractures and Sports Injuries, Arthroscopic Surgery, and Microsurgery.


Fellowship-Trained Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon

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Dr. Jared Niska is originally from Phoenix, Arizona, and attended college at Arizona State University, where he studied biomedical engineering. After his undergraduate studies, Dr. Niska earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He completed his surgical internship and orthopedic surgery residency at University of California, Los Angeles.

After residency, Dr. Niska received additional specialty training during a hand and upper extremity fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, where he learned advanced techniques for treating the hand, wrist, forearm, and elbow from experts in the field.

Dr. Niska is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon. He is available to see patients in Van Nuys, Valencia, and at Porter Ranch.

When he is not seeing patients, Dr. Niska enjoys cooking, golf, hiking, tennis, and spending time with his wife and family.


  • Hand Surgery
  • Wrist Surgery
  • Forearm and Elbow Surgery
  • Fractures and Sports Injuries of the Hand, Wrist, and Elbow
  • Non-Operative Management of Hand and Wrist Problems
  • Steroid Injections
  • Splinting and Anti-Inflammatories


Practice Coordinator: (818) 901-6600 Ext. 6569

Surgery Scheduler: (818) 901-6600 Ext. 6569

“Dr. Niska is an incredible orthopedist. His knowledge of how the body works is incredible and he takes the time to inform and explain. He also happens to be a kind and compassionate person.”
– Matthew F.
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