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John Pierpont Lyden, <span>MD</span>

John Pierpont Lyden, MD

Orthopedics
Orthopedic Surgery (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 606-1126

Biography

Medical School

College of Physicians & Surgeons- Columbia University 1961-1965, M.D., NYC

Residency 

  • Surgical Internship - Roosevelt Hospital, New York, N.Y., 1965-1966
  • General Surgical Residency- Roosevelt Hospital, New York, N.Y., 1966-1967
  • United States Navy Medical Corps, Lt. Commander- 1967-1969
  • Stationed at Bethesda Naval Hospital- 1967-1968
  • First Medical Battalion, First Marine Division Da Nang, South Vietnam- 1968-1969
  • Orthopedic Resident- Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, N.Y., 1969-1972

Fellowship

Fellowship in Hand Surgery- Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, N.Y., 1972-1973

Special Clinical Interests

Fractures, Joint Replacements, and Arthroscopy Orthopedic Surgeon, New York City Police Department, New York, N.Y., 25 years service

Positions

  • Assistant Director, Fracture Service, New York Hospital, 1973-1985
  • Director, Fracture Service, New York Hospital, 1985-1995

Selected Present Activities 

  • Attending Surgeon, Trauma, Fracture Service, New York Hospital
  • Founding Trustee of Mutual Assurance Corporation, Cayman, Islands
  • Asian Art Counsel, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, N.Y.
  • Foundation Board Member, Hudson River HealthCare, Tarrytown, N.Y.

Area of Expertise

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

Education

1965 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Internship: 1966 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

Residency: 1967 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

Fellowship: 1973 Hospital for Special Surgery