Dr. Paul Cagle Jr, MD

Dr. Paul Cagle Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Paul Cagle Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Loyola University of Chicago / Stritch School of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery.Read his story

425 W 59th St Fl 5

New York, NY 10019

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Fracture
very high
more than 93% of peers
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
more than 87% of peers
Joint Pain
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Cagle Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cagle Jr "Dr. Paul Cagle Jr. is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, Assistant Professor and Associate Program Director at Mount Sinai specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery. Dr Cagle currently focuses on shoulder and elbow surgery spanning from sports injuries, to rotator cuff tears, to minimally invasive surgery, to fracture care to joint replacement for arthritis. He started his career at SIU where he was the Orthopaedic Surgery Department Chair and head of Clinical and Translational Research. During his education, he completed a shoulder and elbow fellowship at Mount Sinai, and he chose to follow his fellowship with additional training in shoulder replacement, shoulder stabilization and rotator cuff repair in Lyon, France with acclaimed shoulder surgeon Dr. Gilles Walch. He graduated with honors from St. Ambrose University where he was a collegiate football athlete and a two time Academic All-America Scholar Athlete. He earned his medical degree at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, and he then completed his orthopeadic surgery residency at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Dr. Cagle's Approach: "I feel truly privileged to use knowledge and experience I have gain through working with true leaders in the field of shoulder and elbow surgery to provide thoughtful, timely and advanced care to my patients. My commitment is to always be mindful of my patient's family, occupational and personal needs while improving their lives and conditions as quickly and safely as is possible. I believe in a team centered approach offering and utilizing nonsurgical treatments first and surgical interventions only when absolutely necessary. Each person is an individual, and they deserve a treatment plan designed for them.""


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cagle Jr "Paul Cagle works at Mount Sinai Hospital and believes in delivery excellence in care to all patients."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cagle Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

74  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture


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53  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Reconstruction
  • Steroid Injection


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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.


  • Loyola University of Chicago / Stritch School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Private Hospital Jean Mermoz/Centre Orthopaedic Santy-Lyon, France
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cagle Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cagle Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cagle Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cagle Jr to family and friends
32 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cagle Jr'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 (18)

Fantastic Doctor, I came there expecting more of the same and instead I found a compassionate person who was interested helping.
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I cannot say enough about how grateful we are to Dr Cagle. He is absolutely superb. I brought a very stubborn family member in and he took the time to speak with both of us and explain everything in detail. He diagnosed the issue quickly and laid out the treatment options. I wouldn't trust...more
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He's a genius.
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I did some research and I'm very happy with my choice. I was in and out quickly and avoided a surgery. I'm doing much better now and I'm sending my Dad to see him next. His shoulder has been bother him for years.
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Dr Cagle is a fantastic surgeon. His bedside manner is excellent, he is caring, and really goes the extra mile to make you feel at ease. As a physician myself, I would both refer patients to him and recommend him to family and friends.
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