Why Choose Us

Advanced and Specialized Orthopedic Care

Orthopedic surgery provides treatment for debilitating musculoskeletal disorders, such as sport -related injuries and degenerative diseases of the knee, shoulder, hip, ankle and hand, bone fractures, trauma, joint diseases and injuries, and spinal injuries and deformities. The Department of Orthopedic Surgery also has a specialized division for orthopedic oncology. NewYork-Presbyterian Och Spine provides a multidisciplinary approach to the treatment of spine disorders by renowned orthopedic and neurosurgical spine surgeons, physiatrists and pain management specialists and is a destination for the treatment of complex and challenging spinal deformity.

NewYork-Presbyterian has some of the country's top orthopedic surgery specialists. Orthopedic surgeons at NewYork-Presbyterian combine surgical expertise with pioneering clinical and basic research in areas such as stimulation of bone and tissue repair and total joint reconstruction.


Multidisciplinary Orthopedic Care from a World-Class Team

NewYork-Presbyterian’s orthopedic services are available in Westchester County, throughout Manhattan, and into Brooklyn and Queens. The communities in Westchester County are served by comprehensive orthopedic programs at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital; in Manhattan at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in affiliation with Hospital for Special Surgery; and in the boroughs of Queens and Brooklyn through NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. 

Our orthopedic surgeons and primary care sports medicine physicians are recognized for their operative and nonoperative approaches to address sports injuries, spine disorders, degenerative joint diseases, and orthopedic trauma. They work side-by-side with rehabilitation specialists to optimize healing and recovery.



Our Approach to Care

Multidisciplinary Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Services

Each year, thousands of children, adolescents, and adults come to NewYork-Presbyterian for the expertise and experience of our orthopedic specialists, confident that they will help them return to optimal functioning and mobility.

Our orthopedic programs offer the full spectrum of adult and pediatric care, from conservative management of orthopedic conditions to advanced surgical treatments, including hip and knee replacement surgery and surgery for complex spinal deformity. Our sports medicine specialists have extraordinary expertise in caring for athletes from elite professionals to weekend enthusiasts, and many serve as team physicians for major sports organizations. Our orthopedics programs are supported by the depth of resources available at NewYork-Presbyterian, including radiology, neurology, and rheumatology, enabling patients to receive comprehensive care beyond their orthopedic concern. 

Our orthopedic surgeons are leaders in their respective specialties, providing care within dedicated divisions that focus on:
•    Foot and Ankle Disorders
•    Hand, Upper Extremity and Microvascular Surgery
•    Hip and Knee Reconstruction
•    Orthopedic Oncology and Bone Diseases
•    Pediatric Orthopedics
•    Shoulder, Elbow, and Sports Medicine Injuries
•    Spine diseases and disorders
•    Musculoskeletal Trauma

NewYork-Presbyterian’s orthopedic programs place a major emphasis on infection prevention, and our physicians are involved in the development of national guidelines for improving the quality and safety of orthopedic procedures.

At the foundation of our orthopedic programs are major research endeavors to identify new surgical techniques with a focus on minimally invasive approaches and biologic therapies that are advancing treatment for joint diseases and injuries. 

Patients who come to our programs find a comprehensive approach to care, from diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation. From a patient’s first visit through surgical or nonoperative treatment to healing and recovery, our orthopedic specialists are committed to providing the highest quality care and outstanding outcomes.