The Columbia Specialists of the New York Yankees are Right Here in Westchester
Creating your game plan
NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, in collaboration with the world-renowned orthopedic experts at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, is home to some of Westchester County’s best orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians, and rehabilitation specialists. The clinical team includes physician leaders well known for their experience and skill, and who serve as the official doctors of professional sports teams such as the New York Yankees.
But you don't have to be a professional athlete to receive our services. We offer advanced and comprehensive treatments for musculoskeletal conditions in adults and children of all ages and skill levels. Our specialists offer care based on the most significant advances in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, sports performance training, and rehabilitation. Find a doctor at a location convenient to you in Scarsdale, Tarrytown, Bronxville, or Eastchester.
What we treat
Our Columbia orthopedics and sports medicine specialists care for people with injuries and conditions affecting the:
- Arm and shoulder. Rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability, and dislocation, shoulder arthritis, elbow ligament, and “Tommy John” injuries, tennis elbow and golfer's elbow, hand and wrist injuries, and other injuries affecting the muscles, tendons, and ligaments of the upper extremity.
- Leg and foot. ACL and other knee ligament injuries, cartilage injuries, runner’s knee (patellofemoral disorders) and other injuries, knee arthritis, Achilles tendon ruptures, and foot and ankle trauma. Total knee replacement is available through the Joint Replacement Center.
- Hip. Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), athletic hip injuries, hip dysplasia, hip arthritis, and injuries of the ligaments and other soft tissues. Total hip replacement is available through the Joint Replacement Center.
- Spine. Chronic pain and acute injuries, spinal disc and nerve injuries, spinal deformities, and degeneration.
Our Approach to Care
Our team includes fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons, rehabilitation and pain management physicians, primary care sports medicine doctors, nurses and nurse practitioners, physical therapists, performance coaches, and clinical staff who collaborate to provide you with the most advanced treatments and compassionate care, backed by the latest scientific research. We carefully evaluate your physical function, symptoms, and goals to create a customized plan of care to get you back to moving comfortably and efficiently.
Services & specialties
Whether you are recovering from an injury or seeking to improve your game, we tailor our services to your needs and preferences.
Why Choose Us
NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital offers a range of orthopedic and sports medicine services that can be challenging to find in Westchester County. Our orthopedic surgeons are known around the world for their expertise, and patients come to us from across the country and around the globe for our care. We offer everything from complex reconstructive surgery to minimally invasive surgery and nonsurgical therapies.
Whether you are looking to enhance your performance, recover from a recent injury and return to sport, or need medical care to heal a recent injury or relieve pain from a chronic condition, we can match you with the specialists you need to start feeling and moving better. Contact us today to see how we can help you.
Orthopedic News & Stories
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