Dr. Mahmood graduated from Millburn High School amongst the top in his class and then completed his undergraduate education at Johns Hopkins University where he graduated magna cum laude. While in college he was actively involved in community service, public health outreach, and orthopaedic research. Much of his research efforts were devoted to studying innovations in bone healing with the Johns Hopkins Medical School Department of Orthopaedics. Upon graduating he returned to New Jersey to complete his medical training at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, where he actively participated in community outreach programs and continued his commitment to orthopaedic research at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. His research efforts focused on understanding the wear patterns and increasing the longevity of total joint arthroplasties (replacements). Dr. Mahmood specializes in the treatment of a myriad of Spine & Orthopaedic conditions, including disorders of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine, degenerative spinal conditions, spinal tumors, spinal trauma, and revision spinal surgery. He also specializes in treating hip and knee arthritis, sports related injuries including shoulder, hip, and knee ailments, and orthopaedic trauma.