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Dr Andrew S Levy MD is a board certified doctor orthopedic surgeon who completed fellowship training in Sports Medicine, arthroscopy and shoulder surgery at Duke University Medical Center. Additional expertise in cartilage repair was achieved at Karlinska institute in Sweden and University of Gent in Belgium. He has worked with US rugby, US Soccer, US Olympic team, US speed skating worldwide. He has provided on field coverage for professional, collegiate and high school football teams. He provides sports medicine care to athletes from high school to professional level. Dr Levy is a member of numerous professional societies including the American academy of orthopedic surgeons, the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, the International Cartilage Repair Society, the ACL study group and the United States Olympic team medical staff. He has authored over 30 peer reviewed articles, numerous textbook chapters and presented over 300 times at national and international meetings. Topics have focused on sports injury repair and prevention, as well as cartilage transplantation and shoulder Dr Levy's current research and innovation in the United States has focused on subchondroplasty, a revolutionary technique that can be used to stabilize early arthritis and repair the subchondral bone in trauma. In Europe he is help pioneering techniques to use coral to treat osteochondral and cartilage injuries of and ankle. When it comes to children Dr Levy has a passion for helping adolescent athletes safely achieve their potential. In addition to bringing cutting edge surgical techniques to injury repair, he has been a strong voice for injury prevention and sports safety. In doing so he has run free injury screening clinics to assist athletic trainers of Newark high schools and produced ACL injury prevention CD's that have also been distributed in NJ free of charge . Adolescent athletes are talked to as young adults with explanation and communication fitting this step in their maturity He is also director of the Center for Advanced sports medicine, Knee and shoulder and the Cartilage restoration center of New Jersey. Dr Andrew Levy has been repetitively listed in "The Best Doctors in America", "New Jersey's Best doctors", Americas Top Surgeons and "How to find the Best Doctors in New York Metro Region" . He has received awards from the international Olympic Committee and the American Orthopedic association. Dr Levy believes delivery of orthopedic care should be about being straightforward in explaining disease, injury and implications of such. All risks and benefits of treatment options are fairly described. When surgery is indicated Dr Levy utilizes cutting edge state of the art techniques and well conceived rehabilitation concepts to maximize surgical outcomes
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This content was provided by Dr. Levy "Dr Levy is into joint preservation. He utilizes advances in biology to help patients retain their own joints at maximal function as long as possible. He believes in being honest with patients about their medical conditions and options and empowering them in the decision making process.
As an educator and researcher, Dr Levy incoprperates advances in orthopedic science with a deep orthopedic experience level in order to maximize patient care.
A true straight shooter he is committed to doing the best he can to help each patient be the best they can be"
Orthopedic Knee Surgery
Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Rotator Cuff Tear
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Total Shoulder Replacement
Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
Temple University School of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1987
Washington Hospital Center
Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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