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Orthopedic Surgery

St. Joseph Hospital is at the heart of health.

St. Joseph’s Orthopedic Department has enjoyed significant growth with the addition of board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeons. Areas of surgical expertise include: general orthopedics, hand and wrist, knee replacement, orthopedic spine, sports medicine, orthopedic trauma and joint replacement.

Also, St. Joseph offers elective joint replacements for the shoulder, hip, and knee; sports injuries; arthroscopy of the knee, shoulder, and ankle; and hand surgery. The Division of Spine Surgery offers disk surgery, laminectomy, spinal fusions, scoliosis surgery and other complex spine procedures.

The 203-bed hospital was awarded The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval® and was recognized by the American Nurses Association’s National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators® for outstanding commitment to quality patient care (2011-2013).

Call (516) 520-2500, for a referral to one of our experts. 

Orthopedic surgeons at St. Joseph Hospital:
Dr. Stanislav Avshalumov, Dr. Jorge Baez, Dr. Douglas Barkin
Dr. Robert Carter, Dr. Fernando Checo, Dr. Grewal Kanwarpaul
Dr. Shuriz Hishmeh, Dr. Jordan Kerker, Dr. Mitchell Keschner
Dr. Stelios Koutsoumbelis, Dr. Santosh Mathen, Dr. Carlos Montero
Dr. Christopher Moros, Dr. Richard Obedian, Dr. Crispin Ong
Dr. Scott Silverberg

Click for more information on the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Program at St Joseph Hospital.


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