Dr. Alexander Golant MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Alexander Golant is an orthopedic surgeon in Flushing, New York and is affiliated with New York Hospital Queens. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 5 years. Dr. Golant accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at New York Hospital Queens who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Russian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests: Trauma, Arthroscopy/athroscopic surgery, Reconstruction, Shoulder, Knee, Hip, Sports medicine, Knee and shoulder, Elbow, Arthroscopy (shoulder, knee, elbow, hip, ankle), Knee and Shoulder Reconstruction (including arthroplasty), Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Trauma

Hospital Affiliation

New York Hospital Queens

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2003 - 2008

Lenox Hill Hospital
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2008 - 2009

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 2003

Other Training, Biology, 1995 - 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 3 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Advanced Arthroscopy Traveling Fellowship, AANA

2013 New York Rising Stars™, Super Doctors®

Leading Physicians of the World, International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons

Super Doctors, New York Rising Stars

Associate Master Instructor at Resident Arthroscopy Courses, Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)

Associate Master Instructor at Resident Arthroscopy Courses, Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)

Associate Master Instructor at Resident Arthroscopy Courses, Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)

Compassionate Doctor Award, Vitals Patients Choice

Resident Teacher of the Year Award, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Resident Teaching Award, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Scholarship, William Goldman Foundation

Scholarship, Walter Lewis Croll

John B. Kelly Award, Kappa Sigma Fraternity (Alpha Epsilon Chapter)

Research Fellowship, National Cancer Institute

Scholarship, W.W. Smith

Golden Key Honor Society

Publications & Presentations

Biomechanical Consequence of Posterior Medial Meniscal Root Tears with Subsequent Repair Using a Physiologic Loading Model
Alwattar BJ, Golant A, Kremenic IJ, Orishimo KF, McHugh M, Schachter AK, Lee SJ, Nicholas SJ 2011 5 1

Arthroscopically-assisted two-stage cementation technique for a periarticular knee lesion
Christoforou D, Golant A, Ort P 2010 1 1

Can the Bio-Transfx pin fail during the initial ACL graft insertion?
Golant A, Strauss EJ, Khajavi K, Sherman OH, Rosen JE 2009 1 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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