Dr. Thomas Lynch, MD

Dr. Thomas Lynch, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
36 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Thomas Lynch, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

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161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 2

New York, NY 10032
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Joint Pain
more than 67% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
more than 47% of peers
more than 46% of peers

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Dr. Lynch's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lynch "As a former competitive athlete, nothing gives me greater satisfaction than helping players recovery from orthopedic injuries quickly so they can get back in the game. I specialize in treating injuries to the ACL, knee articular cartilage, and the meniscus. I also use advanced arthroscopic techniques to address labral injuries of the hip, an ever-increasing problem."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lynch "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cartilage Disorders
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hip Subluxation
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint - Varus Deformity
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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  • Acetabulum Surgery
  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • 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 Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Meniscal Allograft Transplant
  • Meniscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

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.


  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • The Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lynch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement

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Dr. Lynch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lynch to family and friends
based on 46 total reviews (41 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Lynch's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (41)

After being sidelined by a cartilage injury in my knee, Dr. Lynch came to the rescue. He performed osteochondral autograft surgery at the end of March, and just yesterday (10 months later) cleared me to run again, including entering this years marathon. His assistant John provided a direct line to...more
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Dr. Lynch is an incredible surgeon, but I'm so impressed with the amount of time he spends answering my (endless) questions during every visit. My labral repair & impingement surgery was in July & the recovery was pain-free and went really well. Through PT it became clear pretty quickly that I had...more
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Dr. Lynch was excellent. He clearly explained what my problem was (FAI and torn labrum) and showed me on all the imaging that was done. The surgery was scheduled quickly, and I was referred to a great PT near my house for recovery. Follow-up appointments were quick, but helpful and answered any...more
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Dr. Lynch did an amazing job with my right hip. His staff is excellent and provided me with great care before and after surgery. I always felt like I was getting specialized and individual care and would highly recommend Dr. Lynch. He has offices in both NJ and NY and that makes it very convenient...more
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Dr. Lynch really helped me out with my case for 11 months straight. I went and got second and third opinions from doctors at HHS, and choose to continue with Dr. Lynch. The office is fantastic. They have everything in house. You can go and get your x-rays taken in the same office minutes...more
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