Dr. Russell Warren joined Hospital for Special Surgery on January 1, 1977. He served as surgeon-in-chief from 1993 to 2003. Dr. Warren is the team physician for the New York Giants football team, and oversees all medical care for the players.
Shoulder and Knee Instability
Ligament Reconstruction and Arthroscopy
Joint Replacement - Shoulder
Rotator Cuff disease and sports injuries
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Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
HSS Lifetime Achievement Award, 2006
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors, 2002-2019
Castle Connolly Top Doctors in New York Metro Area, 2002-2019
New York Magazine Top Doctors, 2002-2013
New York Magazine Top Minimally Invasive Doctors, 2002
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Hall of Fame 2008
Past president: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine 1994-5
Past president: American Shoulder & Elbow Society 1994-5
John Jay Award, Columbia College 1992
O'Donohue Award- Sports Medicine Research 1982, 1991, 1994
Neer Award- Shoulder Research 1989, 1995
MD, State University of New York at Syracuse, Syracuse, New York
Hospital for Special Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, New York
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Shoulder Surgery, New York
For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.
Static and dynamic control of shoulder and knee stability
Design of shoulder- replacement system
Study of soft tissue healing and methods to promote cell migration
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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.
Below are the healthcare industry relationships reported by Dr. Warren as of September 20, 2019.
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