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 standards of patient care.
Dr. Christoforou is a highly respected and experienced surgeon, having been in practice since 2012. Pursuing a career in medicine, Dr. Christoforou graduated with his Medical Degree with honors in 2006 from the New York University School of Medicine. Afterwards, he completed his General Surgery internship at NYU Medical Center, and served his Orthopedic Surgery residency at the prestigious NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. Dr. Christoforou then went on to undertake his Hand, Upper Extremity, and Microsurgery fellowship at Harvard Medical School, followed by additional Microsurgical training at Columbia University Medical Center’s Microsurgery Training and Research Laboratory.
Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in both Orthopedic Surgery as well as Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Dr. Christoforou has dedicated his life to providing the highest standard of quality and compassionate care to his patients. He provides expert cutting edge treatment options, both surgical and nonsurgical for a wide array of conditions, and is recognized as a specialist in orthopedic surgery, hand, wrist, and elbow surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, microsurgery and arthroscopy. Moreover, Dr. Christoforou has a special clinical expertise in the treatment of all hand, wrist, forearm and elbow conditions.
Dr. Christoforou has served as a Clinical Instructor at Massachusetts General Hospital and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and he strives to customize treatment for each of his patients, often using minimally invasive approaches. With his wealth of expertise and knowledge, he has been published extensively, and his research has been presented and awarded nationally and internationally. Dr. Christoforou also holds a number of United States Patents for medical inventions. He is noted for his commitment to enhancing his patients’ quality of life, and it is this patient centric focus, paired with his contributions to his field, that makes Dr. Dimitrios C. Christoforou, MD a very worthy winner of a 2018 Top Doctor Award.
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