Meet your doctor

Leon E Popovitz, MD


  • Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Male


  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish


Professional biography

My goal is to provide exceptional care and attention to my patients. I treat my patients with the same devotion as I treat their diagnosis. I am committed to a calm and attentive experience for my patients while together developing an individualized plan for treatment.

Dr. Popovitz is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He specializes in the treatment of the shoulder and knee. His special level of expertise is Arthroscopic Surgery. He has had the honor of treating many professional and collegiate athletes, including serving as a team physician for the U.S. Open Tennis Championships.


Orthopedic Surgery

Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder & Knee

Sports Medicine

Practice Locations

Hospital affiliations

  • Lenox Hill Hospital

Professional titles & education information

  • Board certifications
    • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Medical school
    • New York Medical College
  • Internships
    • St Vincents Catholic Medical Centers
  • Residencies
    • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Fellowships
    • Hospital for Joint Diseases-Orthopedic Institute