Dr. Howard Luks is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in Sports Trauma, Meniscus Repairs, ACL Reconstruction, Tendon Tears, and Rotator Cuff Tears. Dr. Luks is committed to sharing all available information with the patient and making all decisions as transparent as possible. His management practices have been praised for their ability to include the patient's input. Dr. Luks received his B.A. from Muhlenberg College and completed his M.D. at New York Medical College. Following the completion of his medical degree, Dr. Luks 'accepted an orthopedic residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Luks was later accepted into fellowship at the Hospital for Joint Diseases for Sports Medicine.
Dr. Howard J. Luks is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at New York Medical College. He is passionate about teaching his residents and medical students the most current and advanced medical practices. Dr. Luks utilizes modern advancements in diagnostic testing and information sharing to create a unique approach to surgery.
Dr. Luks has been named as one of the top 'Sports Medicine Physicians' in the United States by US News and World Report. In addition, 'Dr. Luks has been named one of the top 'Sports Medicine Physicians in New York' for nearly 10 years in a row.
ACL Injuries All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures Ankle Arthroscopy Arm Surgery Arthroscopic Labrum Repair Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction Carpal Tunnel Release Cartilage Implantation Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement De Quervains Release Elbow Arthroscopy Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Closed Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Open Elbow Tenotomy Excision of Tibia or Fibula Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment Closed Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair Fracture Care Glenoid Labrum Repair Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment Closed Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment Closed Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment Open Knee Arthroscopy Knee Replacement Shoulder Arthroscopy Knee Cartilage Restoration Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Knee Surgery Shoulder Surgery Arthroscopic Surgery Knee Dislocation Treatment Knee Ligament Reconstruction Knee Replacement Revision Knee Tendon Repair Neuroplasty Partial Shoulder Replacement Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection - PRP Rotator Cuff Surgery Shoulder Dislocation Treatment Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Shoulder Fracture Treatment Soft Tissue Injections Steroid Injection Trigger Finger Release Trigger Point Injection Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate