Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

World-Class Orthopedic Care in Upstate New York

Our orthopedic surgeons provide care for patients of all ages and handle the most complex surgical cases in northeastern New York and western New England. The region's only Level 1 trauma center is part of the Albany Med Health System. We provide treatment options for adult and pediatric orthopedic conditions, from fractures and dislocations to joint replacement surgery.

Care Throughout the Capital Region

The Albany Med Health System offers comprehensive services at locations most convenient to you. Our partners at the Bone & Joint Center deliver trusted and compassionate care. Located in Malta, the Center for Advanced Ambulatory Surgery is a partnership between the Albany Med Health System and  the Bone & Joint Center.

This page features information about orthopedics and sports medicine at Albany Medical Center.

To schedule an orthopedics-related appointment at Albany Medical Center, call 518-489-2666. For an appointment with the Albany Medical Center sports medicine team, call 518-262-7500.

Learn more about the orthopedic specialists at Saratoga Hospital, Glens Falls Hospital and the Columbia Memorial Health Bone & Joint Center.

All orthopedic physicians and locations in the System can be found in the Providers & Locations section of this page.

  • Arthritis
  • Benign and malignant bone and soft tissue tumors
  • Dislocations, fractures, and sprains
  • Hand and wrist issues
  • Knee, foot, and ankle injuries and pain
  • Ligament and tendon injuries
  • Metastatic bone disease
  • Orthopedic deformities and trauma
  • Shoulder and elbow injuries and pain
  • Spinal conditions
  • Sports-related injuries and illnesses

 

Hands

  • Arthritis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Hand fractures and sprains
  • Nerve and tendon injuries and lacerations
  • Tendonitis


Shoulders and Elbows

  • Ganglion cysts
  • Pain and instability
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Tennis elbow

Knee, foot, and ankle

  • Arthritis
  • Bunions and hammertoes
  • Calcaneus
  • Diabetic food problems and deformities
  • Flatfoot and high arch deformities
  • Heel pain
  • Pes plano-valgus and cavo-varus foot deformities
  • Pilon fractures
  • Sprains and fractures
  • Tendonitis

Spine

  • Arthritis
  • Back and neck pain
  • Cervical Spine
  • Degenerative and arthritic diseases of spine
  • Degenerative cervical spine
  • Disc herniation
  • Lumbar and thoracic spine conditions
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina bifida
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal deformities
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spine trauma
  • Spinal tumor
  • ACL, meniscus, rotator cuff and labral surgeries
  • Arthritis surgery
  • Arthroscopy and arthroscopic surgery
  • Articular cartilage resurfacing
  • Cervical disc replacements
  • Endoscopic carpal tunnel release (ECTR)
  • Joint replacement surgery
  • Kyphoplasty procedures
  • Latissimus tendon transfers
  • Ligamentous reconstruction of knee and shoulder
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Osteoarticular transfer system (OATS)
  • Reconstructive surgery

We offer other treatments. Contact us about your or your patient's individual needs.

Training the Next Generation of Physicians

Learn more about the Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program and additional opportunities available at Albany Medical College.