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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Dr. Christoforou was in Las Vegas, Nevada this month for the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. This is the largest annual meeting for orthopedic surgery in the country. Attendees include surgeons and medical physicians, therapists, physician extenders, as well as medical company executives and representatives from the United States and all … Read MoreRead More
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