Practice contact
(212) 305-5561
622 W 168th St
Columbia University
New York New York 10032
USA
Christopher S. Ahmad MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Sports Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Academic
Primary Practice: Columbia University Medical Center
Primary Hospital: NEW YORK PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL - COLUMBIA PRESBYTERIAN CENTER

Practice Contact

Office Address
622 W 168th St
Columbia University
New York New York 10032
USA
Phone
(212) 305-5561

Clinical Expertise

Shoulder Instability and Dislocations Shoulder Arthroplasty Shoulder Rotator Cuff Repair Clavicle Fracture Tommy John Surgery UCL Primary Repair Capitellar OCD Distal Biceps Repair Elbow Arthroscopy in the Throwing Athlete Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries Patellar Instability Surgery Meniscus Repair Cartilage Repair Viscosupplementation Cortisone Injections

Biography

Dr. Ahmad and his team of experts are leaders in Sports Medicine and treat every patient that walks through their door as if they were a professional athlete. Our Team takes pride in giving our patients the ultimate-VIP-experience where their injuries are handled with the utmost care. Dr. Ahmad currently serves as the Chief of Sports Medicine and as the Director of Biomechanics Research at the Center for Orthopaedic Research. He has authored more than 200 articles and 50 book chapters related to knee, shoulder, elbow, and sports medicine and has given more than 300 lectures nationally and internationally. He is the author of the textbook Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Injuries and Minimally Invasive Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. He conducts ongoing research in the areas of throwing-related injury prevention and treatment, ACL injury prevention and screening, biomechanics of the elbow, and surgical techniques for rotator cuff repair and shoulder instability.
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Primary Practice

Primary practice
Columbia University Medical Center

Hospital Affiliations

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PRIMARY HOSPITAL
NEW YORK PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL - COLUMBIA PRESBYTERIAN CENTER
(212) 305-2500

Education & Training

FELLOWSHIP
Kerlan - Jobe Orthopedic Clinic
RESIDENCY
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) Program
INTERNSHIP
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) Program