Amanda Pupino, NP

Practice Area: Postoperative Care (ARJR)


Amanda Pupino is a nurse practitioner at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.  She currently works alongside various surgeons in the Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement Service.  Care is centered on patients who have already undergone hip and knee joint replacement or repair procedures.  She works to ensure better patient outcomes and increased patient satisfaction utilizing a tailored patient-specific approach to recovery and collaboration between all disciplines. Her previous roles at the hospital have included six years as a registered nurse on the seventh floor inpatient unit and one year spent as a volunteer.  Amanda has been formally recognized by her peers for excellent patient care and remains committed to ensuring an excellent workplace through her membership on the Employee Engagement Committee.

Amanda is a member of both national and local professional organizations including The American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners of New York, and the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses.

Amanda completed her BSN at Downstate Medical Center and MSN at Hunter College.  In addition, Amanda earned a double major BS in Marketing and Logistics, Transportation, and Supply Chain Management from the University of Maryland.  Amanda is board certified as an adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner (AGPCNP-BC) through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.  Amanda earned her orthopaedic nurse certification through the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses.

Amanda is an avid world traveler and believes that travel is one of the best ways to learn about different cultures and expand your mind in ways that cannot be accomplished through other means.  She is also a ferocious reader, both fiction and non-fiction, and considers herself a lifelong learner.  In her spare time, she can be found spending quality time with family and friends exploring her hometown of NYC.


Master of Science, Nursing, Hunter College, New York, 2015

Bachelor of Science, Nursing, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, New York, 2010

Bachelor of Science, Marking and Logistics, Transportation, and Supply Chain Management, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 2005


American Nurses Credentialing Center – Adult Nurse Practitioner, 2015

National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses – Orthopaedic Nurse Certification, 2012

State License

New York

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