Dr. Stephen Nicholas is a sports medicine orthopedic surgeon practicing in New York City. He specializes in the shoulder, knee, elbow, foot, ankle, hip and total joint replacement in the context of sports. Some surgeries Dr. Nicholas performs regularly include total knee replacement, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, and partial meniscectomy.
Dr. Nicholas graduated from Harvard University, went to New York Medical College for his M.D., and completed his residency training in orthopedic surgery from the Hospital for Special Surgery. He then went on to complete his fellowship in sports medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital.
Dr. Nicholas is the founder and current director of NY Orthopedics, a premier orthopedic private practice. He is the team physician for the New York Jets, the New York Islanders, and Hofstra University. As the Director of the Nicholas Institute of Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma (NISMAT), the first hospital-based facility dedicated to the study of sports medicine in the country, Dr. Nicholas leads research in the fields of sports medicine and physical therapy. Without a doubt, Dr. Nicholas is a great choice for patients who are looking for a top orthopedic surgeon.
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair ACL Injuries Advanced Tendon Reconstruction All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures Ankle Arthroscopy Arm Surgery Arthrocentesis Arthroscopic Labrum Repair Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair Bicep Repairs Carpal Tunnel Release Casting De Quervains Release Elbow Arthroscopy Elbow Ligament Reconstruction Elbow Surgery Elbow Tenotomy Excision of Femur or Knee Excision of Scapula Clavicle Rib or Sternum Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment Open Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Fracture Care Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation ORIF Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Hardware Removal Hip Arthroscopy Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Hip Replacement Revision Hip Resurfacing Hip Surgery Joint Drainage Joint Reconstruction Surgery Joint Replacement Surgery Joint Surgery Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Knee Arthroscopy Knee Replacement Shoulder Arthroscopy Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Knee Surgery Shoulder Surgery Arthroscopic Surgery Knee Replacement Revision Myofascial Trigger Point Injection Nerve Block Somatic Neuroplasty Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks Partial Shoulder Replacement Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection - PRP Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Rotator Cuff Surgery Shoulder Dislocation Treatment Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Shoulder Fracture Treatment Spinal Nerve Block Tendon Transfer Tommy John Surgery Steroid Injection Trigger Finger Release Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate Hip Replacement