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

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    One of America's Top Doctors.

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Clinical Expertise

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

    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

    Primary Location

    • Herbert Irving Pavilion

      161 Fort Washington Avenue
      Floor: 2
      New York, NY 10032
      (212) 305-5486
      For new and current patient appointments, call:
      (212) 305-4565
      (212) 305-4024

    More Locations

    • 590 5th Avenue, 5th Floor
      New York, NY 10036
      (212) 305-5486
      For new and current patient appointments, call:
      (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]
    • CIGNA [Great West, HMO, NY, POS, PPO]
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), NYP Employee Plan, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield [PPO]
    • MagnaCare
    • Medicare [Medicare]
    • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
    • POMCO
    • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]

    Biographical Detail

    Academic Appointments

    • Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at CUMC

    Education And Training

      Education & Training

    • Columbia University College of Physicians and 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