Dr. Andrew Pearle, MD

Dr. Andrew Pearle, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Andrew Pearle, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

541 E 71st St Fl 1

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Femur or Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
ACL Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Sprain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pearle "Dr. Andrew D. Pearle is an Assistant Attending Orthopedic Surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery, specializing in Sports Medicine. He is an Assistant Team Physician for the New York Mets. Dr. Pearle has a deep interest in applying computer assisted surgical techniques to promote more accurate and minimally invasive surgery. He received an OREF Career Development Award to study computer assisted techniques in trauma, joint replacement, and sports medicine. With the support of this award, Dr. Pearle worked at institutions pioneering computer assisted surgery in Switzerland, France, Germany, and Israel. Dr. Pearle founded and is the Clinical Director of the HSS Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS) Center, established to coordinate the development and application of surgical navigation and medical robotics in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Pearle's clinical interests include arthroscopic and computer aided surgery of the shoulder, knee, and ankle."
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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

36  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Amherst College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital For Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hadassah Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital For Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • OREF Resident Research Grant, 2002
  • OREF Zimmer Orthopaedic Surgery Career Development Award, 2005
  • Distinguished Housestaff Award, 2002
  • Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery Research, 2004
  • AO Computer Assisted Surgery Working Group of North America, 2005
Media & Publications
  • Clostridium infection in a knee extensor mechanism allograft: case report and review., 2003
  • Technique for fabrication of an antibiotic loaded cement hemiarthroplasty (ANTILOCH) component in infected total hip arthroplasty, 2002
  • Basic Science of Articular Cartilage and OA., 2005
  • Joint motion in an open MR unit using MR tracking., 1999

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pearle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pearle to family and friends
72 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (72)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pearle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Pearle did a partial knee replacement for me and it is great be fixed! I had minimal discomfort and could walk the next day. It was absolutely no big deal. I’d especially like to compliment Nicki Fein, his P.A., who is totally excellent. Also, the office staff who make every thing run...more
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Dr Pearle is an amazing surgeon with a top notch support staff. I’m an eye surgeon, had a partial knee replacement in September 2017, and I was skiing black diamonds by Christmas! No pain ever! What a tremendous experience!
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Did a great job on a rotator cuff repair
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Dr. Pearle is a wonderful surgeon and his staff is excellent. Dr. Pearle was forthcoming and honest about what we could expect. My husband had knee surgery and Dr. Pearle's office manager, Dana, was caring, compassionate and honestly moved mountains to accommodate my husband's schedule for both...more
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Thank you so much for giving me my life back! I had a TKR on March 10, 2017. After suffering for over a year ( I had bone on bone issues) I found Dr. Pearle my life saver. As soon as I hobbled into his office I knew that I was in safe hands. He did an excellent job with the replacement surgery, so...more
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