About Us

The Hospital for Joint Diseases Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is one of the largest orthopaedic programs in the country, recognized nationally and internationally as a leader in patient care, education, and research. The Department provides care to tens of thousands of patients each year: from infants to the elderly, from the simplest orthopaedic cases to the most complex.

The faculty includes renowned surgeons practicing in the 9 major orthopaedic subspecialties: Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Sports Medicine, Spine Surgery, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Hand Surgery, Trauma and Fracture Surgery, Orthopaedic Oncology, and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery.

History of the Department

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery has a long and deeply-rooted history of excellence, tracing back to theĀ 19th century.


Department faculty staff numerous clinical sites of NYU Langone Medical Center and see patients at affiliated practices in New York and New Jersey.

Contact Us

Explore the clinical sites of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and find contact information for key administrative personnel.