Meet your doctor

Francis Xavier Mendoza, MD


  • Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Male


  • English

Years in practice

  • 33 years


Professional biography

Dr. Mendoza is an orthopedic surgeon with an aerospace engineering background. He has specialized in the treatment of shoulder conditions for over 30 years. He is a member of an international team that led to the design of a shoulder replacement system which is currently in use throughout the world. As a Smith and Nephew consultant, he regularly teaches practicing orthopedic surgeons the latest surgical techniques.

Practice Locations

Hospital affiliations

  • Lenox Hill Hospital

Professional titles & education information

  • Board certifications
    • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Medical school
    • Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residencies
    • St Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center - Roosevelt Div
    • Columbia University College-Physicians & Surgeons
  • Fellowships
    • Columbia University College-Physicians & Surgeons