Dr. Edwin Su, MD

Dr. Edwin Su, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Edwin Su, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthoptics, and more.

541 E 71st St

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Su performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hip Resurfacing
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Su's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Su "My practice specializes in the treatment of hip and knee disorders in younger, active patients. This includes both non-surgical and surgical treatments for knee meniscus tears, hip labral tears, knee arthritis and hip arthritis. My goal is to relieve your pain and improve your mobility, thereby allowing you to return to an active lifestyle. I understand how important this is to your physical and mental well-being!"

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthoptics

1  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Prosthetic Joint Mechanical Failure
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

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26  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Su has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Su's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Su to family and friends
66 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

  • 5
    (57)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Su's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Surgeon skill and experience are the central considerations when having a hip resurfaced. Dr. Su's skill and experience are unsurpassed. I would not trust any other doctor to perform my resurfacing. I am five weeks out of surgery and have resumed all normal daily activities. I've been pain free...more
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Dr. Su is an amazing surgeon! I livein Charleston South Carolina and travelled to New York City to have Dr. Su do bilateral hip replacements. I am a physician myself and I knew that Dr. Su would do the best job possible for me. Just 2 weeks ago I had both hips done and my recovery has been a...more
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I had my total hip replacement in October 2014, after over three years I can say without any hesitation that Dr.Edwin Su is a perfect example of a gifted surgeon, his Staff is more than excellent, especially Christina. Regarding the HSS overall service I could not be more satisfied, This hospital...more
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After my co-worker and friend, Victor Shimmons, recommended Dr. Su I was a little skeptical. I did some research and decided Dr. Su was the best choice. Sure enough, 3 weeks later, I know made the best decision of my life. My surgery was on November 28th 2017. I can walk with a cane, bathe myself...more
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Dr Su did my total hip replacement .He is an excellent surgeon & i was up & walking right away. my whole experience was perfect from the moment i entered HSS. Christina who works In Dr Sus office was exceptional as well. I would recommend Dr Su 100%,he is the BEST!!!!!
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