1. Ohannes A. Nercessian, MD

    • Department of Orthopedic Surgery

    Ohannes A. Nercessian, MD, specializes in treating patients with hip and knee problems including trauma. His particular areas of research interest are hip and knee surgery, including the use of allograft in complex revision operations and in failed hip and knee surgery with significant bone loss. Other areas of research include identifying factors that contribute to post operative complications following total hip arthroplasty. He is the author of more than 60 scientific articles and has been a visiting professor at many national and international medical institutions. He is also a member of many national scientific organizations including the American College of Surgeons.

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    Provider Information

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Areas of Expertise

    • Hip Dysplasia
    • Pediatric Hip Surgery
    • Wound Care
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Knee Replacement
    • Hip Surgery
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Fracture
    • Arthritis
    • Orthopedics
    • Neck Surgery
    • Orthopedic Trauma
    • Trauma
    • Knee Injuries
    • Hip Problem
    • Tear of Meniscus of Knee
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Problem
    • Pediatric Hip Disorders
    • Hip and Knee Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
    • Partial Knee Replacement Surgery
    • Knee Replacement For Women
    • Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Hip and Knee Replacement
    • Knee Injury
    • Hip Pain
    • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
    • Arthroscopy of Knee

    Primary Location

    • Herbert Irving Pavilion

      161 Fort Washington Avenue
      Floor: 2
      New York, NY 10032
      (212) 305-5486
      (212) 305-4565
      (212) 305-4024

    Insurance Programs

    Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.
    • Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
    • Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
    • CIGNA [Great West, HMO, NY, POS, PPO]
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
    • Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
    • Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
    • Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
    • Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
    • Local 1199
    • Medicare
    • Oscar (Exchange)
    • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare]
    • POMCO
    • United Healthcare [HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO]
    • VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]

    Biographical Detail

    Academic Appointments

    • Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at CUMC

    Education And Training

      Education & Training

    • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
    • Internship: Barnes Jewish Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine
    • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
    • Residency: Barnes Jewish Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine
    • Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY


  2. publications

    For a complete list of publications, please visit PubMed.gov