Dimitrios Christoforou, MD
Board certified orthopedic surgeon
Dr. Christoforou is an NYU and Harvard trained board certified orthopedic surgeon. He is fellowship trained and additionally board certified in hand, wrist, elbow and microvascular surgery.
Patient Information for common hand and elbow problems, surgeries, and recovery.
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What is carpal tunnel syndrome? Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a very common neurologic problem where one of the main nerves supplying the hand gets compressed at the wrist. There is a build-up of pressure in the carpal tunnel which results in dysfunction of the nerve. This nerve, known as the median nerve, is the … Read MoreRead More
Dimitrios C. Christoforou, MD, an esteemed Orthopedic Surgeon with Orthopedic Associates of Long Island/St. Charles Orthopedics, has been named a 2018 Top Doctor in Long Island, New York, and the Greater New York area. Top Doctor Awards is dedicated to selecting and honoring those healthcare practitioners who have demonstrated clinical excellence while delivering the highest … Read MoreRead More
Dr. Christoforou, in conjunction with St Catherine of Siena Medical Center and the town of Smithtown organized and participated in a baseball clinic for the young athletes in the community. Professional Major League baseball players, both current and retired, were involved in the event, teaching and mentoring on various aspects of the game. A large emphasis was … Read MoreRead More