Dr. Armin M. Tehrany
TRUSTED NEW YORK ORTHOPEDIC DOCTOR
Meet Dr. Armin Tehrany, a top-rated knee and shoulder doctor, and founder of Manhattan Orthopedic Care.
Joined the Society of Honorary Police Surgeons
sworn in as honorary police surgeon
New York Best Doctor
for 2015 and 2016
Castle Connolly top regional doctors
for 2015 and 2016
super doctors award
Dr. Tehrany specializes in minimally invasive surgery of the shoulder and knee, including rotator cuff repair and dislocation repair in the shoulder, as well as meniscus repair and ligament reconstruction in the knee. In his work, Dr. Tehrany is led by the belief that treatment of various orthopedic conditions should include both traditional allopathic and non-allopathic methods, ranging from conservative management to surgical intervention.
A native of New York City, Dr. Tehrany graduated from Polytechnic Preparatory Country Day School in Brooklyn where he has served on the Board of Governors. He completed his undergraduate training through the Brooklyn College 7-year BA/MD program and received his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine.
He completed his residency training in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan. During that period, he worked with the team physicians for the New York Jets, New York Rangers, and New York Islanders. He then went on to complete a one-year fellowship in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder with one of the field’s noted pioneers, Dr. Stephen Burkhart, through Baylor College of Medicine in Texas. Currently, Dr. Tehrany serves as Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in Manhattan.
Dr. Tehrany has taken an active part in various research studies that have been presented at numerous local, national, and international meetings on topics involving the shoulder, hip, and spine. He is a highly esteemed member of many organizations, including the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has served on the Board of Directors for the New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, as well as the Physicians Advisory Board for the New York County Medical Society.
Currently, as a devoted orthopedic doctor, Dr. Tehrany is working on development and improvement of minimally invasive techniques in the management of shoulder and knee disorders. His orthopedic research interests began at the Hospital for Special Surgery where he first published work on cartilage metabolism in 1993. Today, he serves as a journal peer reviewer for Arthroscopy: the Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2003
Polytechnic Preparatory Country Day School, Brooklyn, New York
CUNY – Brooklyn College (7-year BA/MD Program), Brooklyn, New York
7-year BA/MD Program 1987-1990
New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York
Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Residency Program 1994-1999
Baylor College of Medicine, San Antonio, Texas
Arthroscopic Shoulder/Knee Fellowship 1999-2000
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY
ICAHN School of Medicine, New York, NYSurgical CenterSurgiCare of Manhattan, New York, NY
Metropolitan Surgical Institute, South Amboy, NJ
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Certificate presented to Dr. Tehrany in September 2006
8th International Congress on Surgery of the Shoulder
Held in Cape Town, South Africa, April 2001
Staten Island University Hospital – Award of Excellence
Awarded to Dr. Tehrany in September 2005
As a renowned and immensely experienced orthopedic doctor and specialist, Dr. Tehrany is one of the most sought-after orthopedic doctors in New York to weigh in with an expert opinion on numerous research studies related to shoulder and knee conditions.
Dr. Tehrany has contributed various orthopedic articles that have been featured in some of the most prestigious orthopedics publications.
Following is a list of the most important studies and articles Dr. Tehrany has worked on and published so far:
- Arthroscopy Journal: Massive Rotator Cuff Tears: Results of Arthroscopic Partial Repair
- Arthroscopy Journal: The Subscapularis Footprint: An Anatomic Description of Its Insertion Site
- Arthroscopy Journal: Arthroscopic Subscapularis Tendon Repair: Technique And Preliminary Results
- Arthroscopy Journal: Quantifying Glenoid Bone Loss Arthroscopically In Shoulder Instability
- The American Journal of Orthopedics: Five Points On Rotator Cuff Repair
- Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise: Chiari I Malformation And Spinal Cord Injury: Cause For Concern In Contact Athletes?
- Prostaglandins: Effects of misoprostol and prostaglandin E2 on proteoglycan biosynthesis and loss in unloaded and loaded articular cartilage explants
- The Surgery Journal: Increase in VO2 Max over 24 Months
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