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Ohannes A. Nercessian, MD

Expertise in: 
Orthopedic Surgery, Trauma, Hip & Knee Reconstruction
Accepting New Patients
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(212) 305-4565


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Credentials & Experience

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Clinical Expertise

  • Trauma
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hip & Knee Reconstruction
  • 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
  • Partial Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopy of Knee
  • Tear of Meniscus of Knee
  • Arthritis


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

About Ohannes Nercessian

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.

Academic Titles

  • Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia


  • Male

Insurance Accepted


  • Medicare Managed Care


  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan


  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO


  • MagnaCare


  • Traditional Medicare (NY)

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care




  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, New York 10032
(212) 305-5486
(212) 305-4024
590 5th Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, New York 10036
(212) 305-5486
(212) 305-4024