Laith M. Jazrawi, M.D.
Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Offices
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New York, NY 10003
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Dr. Jazrawi treats all types of orthopaedic sports injuries, including injuries of the shoulder, elbow, knee, ankle, and foot. He specializes in the arthroscopic treatment of shoulder problems, including rotator cuff repair as well arthroscopic ligament reconstruction in the knee. He is also certified in cartilage replacement surgery for the treatment of cartilage defects of the knee.

Dr. Jazrawi has published and presented his research at numerous local and national meetings on topics in total joint replacement and sports related injuries. He is an assistant professor at the NYU School of Medicine where he teaches both medical students, orthopaedic residents, and fellows. He is also a member of the Sports medicine and Shoulder and Elbow center of the NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases department of orthopedic surgery and is a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. His current interests involve the development of advanced arthroscopic techniques in the management of shoulder, elbow and knee disorders.

A native of New York, Dr. Jazrawi graduated from Poly Prep Country Day School in Bay Ridge and completed his undergraduate training at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree with honors from Mount Sinai Medical School in NYC and completed a general surgery internship at New York University. He completed his orthopaedic training at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in NYC where he served as chief resident. He then completed a sports medicine fellowship with world-renowned James R. Andrews, MD, and William G. Clancy, Jr., MD, at the American Sports Medicine Institute and Alabama Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center.

Dr. Jazrawi has served as team physician for the Brooklyn Cyclones and consultant for the Word Wrestling Entertainment organization. He also serves as team physician for several local high schools and universities.

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