Orthopaedic Institute Physicians
Alt Text Placeholder Northshore LIJ Medical Group

Fred D. Cushner, MD

Chief Of Orthopedics- Southside Hospital
NS-LIJ Orthopedic Institute
Director - ISK Institute
 

Patient Office Location
  • 210 East 64th Street
  • 4th Floor
  • New York , NY
  • 10065
  • (212) 434-4312
Additional Location
  • 210 East 64th Street
  • 4th Floor
  • New York , NY
  • 10065
  • (212) 434-4312

Specialty
  • Joint Replacement
  • Sports Medicine
Clinical Interest
  • Surgery of the Knee
    Cartilage Replacement
    Knee Sports Medicine

Primary Hospital Affiliations
  • Franklin Hospital
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Southside Hospital
Education
  • Medical University of South Carolina
Residency
  • Medical University of South Carolina
Fellowships
  • Beth Israel Medical Center-Herbert/Neil Singer Div
Awards
  • Castle Connolly Top Docs for Orthopaedic Surgery 2012
Clinical Trial & Research Interest
  • Dr Cushner has done extensive research in the area of Bloodless surgery and is a pioneer in the field.
    He is also active in the area of partial knee Arthroplasty having been a founding member of the Society of Unicompartmental research and Education  as well as having authored a text in the area of partial knee replacements.

Professional Membership
  • American Orthopaedic Association, American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Research Society, International Society for Fracture Repair, Society for Biomaterials American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopic Association of North America, Association of Professional Team Physicians, Eastern Orthopaedic Association, Inc, New York Bone and Joint, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, ISAKOS, International Society of Thrombosis, Society for the advancement of Blood Management, American Journal Of Orthopaedics—Editor

Community Involvement
  • Dr. Cushner was active in bringing Operation walk USA to suffolk County, an event that provides knee replacements to those in need.