Dr. Shawn Anthony, MD

Dr. Shawn Anthony, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Dr. Shawn Anthony, MD is a sports medicine specialist in New York, NY. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and specializes in sports medicine, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

425 W 59th St

New York, NY 10019

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  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
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Dr. Anthony's Experience

Dr. Anthony's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Anthony's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Anthony "Shawn G. Anthony, MD, MBA is a Harvard trained Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, hip, and knee. Part of the distinguished Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice, Dr. Anthony serves as an Assistant Professor of Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Anthony received his medical and business degrees from Harvard Medical School and Harvard Business School and completed his orthopedic surgery training at the Harvard Orthopedic Residency Program, where he was selected as Chief Resident at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Anthony completed advanced fellowship training in Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City where he provided medical coverage for the New York Knicks NBA team, New York Red Bulls MLS team, and New York PSAL football. Dr. Anthony is currently a United States Tennis Association (USTA) orthopedic consultant and provides courtside medical coverage for professional athletes at the U.S. Open Tennis Championships. Dr. Anthony has over thirty peer-reviewed publications and presentations at national and international meetings and holds multiple U.S. Patents on orthopedic technologies. He has authored multiple textbook chapters on orthopedic techniques including ACL reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery for shoulder instability. He is past Editor-in-Chief of the Orthopedic Journal at Harvard Medical School, and currently serves as a reviewer for the leading orthopedic journal, The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. Dr. Anthony is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. A top rated New York Orthopedic Sports Medicine surgeon selected by his peers as a 2018 New York Times Super Doctors Rising Star, Dr. Anthony is committed to providing the latest evidence-based care and minimally invasive surgical techniques to his patients."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Anthony "Dr. Anthony is a Harvard-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine and minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, hip, and knee. Dr. Anthony is committed to educating patients about their injury and involving them in all aspects of their care. "

3  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Anthony does not have any board certifications listed.

35  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bursitis
  • Cartilage Damage
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patella Tendon Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tendon Injuries
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25  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.


  • Northwestern University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard Medical School Hospitals (Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center)
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Anthony has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Anthony has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Anthony's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Anthony to family and friends
16 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Anthony's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

one of the best docs I have ever met. he explained everything thoroughly. I feel in good hands
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Dr.Anthony is a great doctor! I had trouble finding a good doctor to do my hip surgery until I found Dr.Anthony. He explained everything step by step and did a great job with the operation. I've got great results with my hip and i recommend Dr.Anthony.
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Dr. Anthony is an amazing person. I have never had surgery before and spent almost 10 years and more dislocations on my right shoulder then i can count before I decided to get surgery after dislocating my shoulder in my sleep in Barcelona. I was afraid of having someone operate on me but Dr....more
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Dr. Anthony was extraordinary. Professional and diligent from start to finish. I'm very happy with my results. Surgery was SLAP repair.
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After dislocating my knee multiple times over the years, I came to doctor Anthony for help, and he did not disappoint. My first visit with him, he explained what was wrong with my knee and what needed to be done so that I could walk properly and run again. After assessing my options I decided to go...more
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