Dr. Melvin Rosenwasser MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Melvin Rosenwasser is an orthopedic surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 109 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Elbow Surgery, Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma

Clinical Interests: Arthritis, Reconstruction, Fracture, Hand, Elbow, Fracture care, upper extremity reconstruction: elbow, forearm, hand, peripheral nerve surgery, arthritis

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #30 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1976 - 1979

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1979 - 1982

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1982 - 1983

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Use of a Pedicled Adipose Flap as a Sling for Anterior Subcutaneous Transposition of the Ulnar Nerve.
Danoff, J. R.,Lombardi, J. M.,Rosenwasser, M. P.

Revision wrist arthroscopy after failed primary arthroscopic treatment.
Jang, E.,Danoff, J. R.,Rajfer, R. A.,Rosenwasser, M. P.

Dorsoradial Ligament Imbrication for Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Instability.
Birman, M. V.,Danoff, J. R.,Yemul, K. S.,Lin, J. D.,Rosenwasser, M. P.

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