Foot and Ankle
Complex, constantly impacted, rugged, yet intricately balanced, feet and ankles are some of the most frequently injured areas of the body. HSS leads a multidisciplinary approach to properly diagnosis your condition and provide an effective treatment plan.
Hand & Upper ExtremityThe bones, nerves, joints, and muscles of the hands, wrist, forearm, elbow, and shoulder are critical to nearly every activity of daily living. When injury or disease threatens their viability, overall quality of life is at risk as well. Hospital for Special Surgery’s Hand Service is world-renowned for treating children and adults suffering from all bone and soft-tissue conditions of the hand and upper extremity.
Physicians at HSS pioneered the first modern knee replacement that was used worldwide in 1974. Today, surgeons in the ARJR Division continue to lead the field in both innovation and number of hip and knee replacement surgeries performed each year. Our physicians are constantly developing new surgical techniques, using smaller instruments and smaller implants, to facilitate hip and knee replacements. These procedures are opening doors for our patients – to get them pain-free and back to doing what they love to do.
HSS neurologists are board-certified with additional training in neurophysiology, neuromuscular disease, and movement disorders. Testing and evaluation of the spinal cord and nerves provide a comprehensive view of neurological conditions and their treatments.
HSS treats thousands of infants, children, and adolescents each year. At HSS Westchester, we provide diagnosis and treatment of conditions like scoliosis, limb length discrepancies, clubfoot, hip dysplasia, and fractures.
Originally a children’s hospital, HSS continues to treat thousands of infants, children, and adolescents each year. At HSS Westchester, we provide diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic conditions.
The physiatrists at HSS specialize in nonsurgical treatments of spinal and sports-related injuries, as well as diagnostic studies to determine whether patients have nerve or muscular disorders such as lumbar or cervical radiculopathy, carpal tunnel syndrome, and other debilitating conditions.
With a focus on patients’ goals, HSS Westchester’s board certified physical therapists offer a broad spectrum of contemporary exercise interventions in the presence of manual and soft tissue techniques. Their expertise is in treating conditions related to sports-based injuries, particularly with regard to the young athlete, spinal pain, pediatric orthopedics, and active adults following joint replacement. The center highlights include aquatic therapy, Anti-Gravity Treadmill and class IV laser therapy. Patients have direct access to therapists without a physician prescription.
More than 40 million Americans are afflicted by systemic autoimmune diseases like lupus and scleroderma, arthritis and osteoporosis. Our physicians and clinicians work to identify the latest medical advancements and treatments to better serve our patients.
At HSS, you have the world’s best clinical team at your side with more experience in complex spine surgery than any other hospital in the world. We are committed to researching and advancing techniques to be less invasive and produce safer and longer lasting results.
HSS is committed to providing a broad continuum of care to the athlete from the initial consultation to any surgical or nonsurgical treatment and finally, rehabilitation. HSS Westchester sports medicine physicians focus on personalized treatments and physical therapy to get you back into the game.
HSS Westchester has a sports psychologist on staff who can help an athlete achieve optimal performance and maximize their well-being.