Paul Issack, M.D., Ph.D.
New York Downtown Orthopaedic Associates
170 William Street, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Adult Reconstructive Joint Surgery, Spinal Surgery, Trauma Surgery
Dr. Issack is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and the Orthopaedic Research Society. He has authored over 45 publications and abstracts on the topics of joint replacement, spinal reconstruction and trauma surgery in peer reviewed orthopaedic journals and textbooks, and has lectured on the above topics at national and regional scientific meetings.
Dr. Issack completed a medical scientist training program earning Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from the New York University Graduate School of Arts and Science as well as a Doctor of Medicine degree from the New York University School of Medicine. He then completed residency training in orthopaedic surgery at the New York University Medical Center-Hospital for Joint Diseases/Bellevue Hospital in NewYork City. He then completed clinical fellowship training in Metabolic Bone Diseases/Orthopaedic Oncology, Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery and Spine/Scoliosis Surgery, all at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. He has had an active role in resident and medical student education and holds the title of Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at both Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York Medical College. He currently serves as Chief of the Division of Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Issack specializes in adult reconstructive joint surgery, adult and pediatric spinal surgery and trauma surgery.