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Stephanie L. Perlman, MD

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Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College
Assistant Attending Physician, New York-Presbyterian Hospital


American Academy of Pediatrics


George S. Meister Prize in Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College
Mitchell Spivak Memorial Prize in Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College


BA, Harvard College, Cambridge, MA
MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY


New York-Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY


New York-Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

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Publications by Dr. Perlman

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Selected Journal Articles

Levin Perlman S, Jordan M, Brossmer R, Greengard O, Moscona A. The Use of a Quantitative Fusion Assay to Evaluate HN-receptor Interaction for Human Parainfluenza Virus Type 3. Virology 1999;265:57-65

Perlman S, Fabrizio L, Shaha S, Magid S. Response to Medication Dosing Alerts for Pediatric Inpatients Using a Computerized Provider Order Entry System. Applied Clinical Informatics 2011; 2(4):522-533.

Kirksey M, Isaack P, Edmonds C, Souweidane M, Lee A, Perlman S, et.al. Fatal Cerebral Swelling Associated with Scoliosis Surgery in Two Patients with Neuromuscular Scoliosis and Congenital Hydrocephalus: A Report of Two Cases. Journal of bone and Joint Surgery Case Connector May 2012; 2(2):1-5.

Blanco J, Perlman S, Cha S, DelPizzo K. Multimodal Pain Management After Spinal Surgery for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Orthopedics (supplement) 2013;36(2):33-35.

Warner S, Uppstrom T, Miller A, O’Brien S, Salvatore C, Widmann R, Perlman S. The Epidemiology of Deep Surgical Site Infections after Pediatric Spinal Fusion Surgery. Spine Feb 2017;42(3):E163-168.

Swarup I, Gruskay J, Price M, Yang J, Blanco J, Perlman S, Widmann R. Proprionibacterium acnes infections in patients with idiopathic scoliosis: a case-control study and review of the literature. Journal of Children’s Orthopaedics March 2018;12(2).

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.


Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of November 13, 2019, Dr. Perlman reported no relationships with healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.

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