Director of Hip Arthroscopy, NYUBoard-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with interests in treating athletic injuries
Specializes in Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Surgery of the shoulder, hip and knee.
Special interests include joint preservation surgery for the active patient
Performs cutting edge procedures such as arthroscopic hip labral reconstruction, open femoral and tibial osteotomies for joint preservation, core decompression for AVN, shoulder reconstruction for instability, and same day total knee and total shoulder replacements.
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