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About the Chairman

Dr. David E. Asprinio is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic trauma surgeon and Orthopaedic spine surgeon with 22 years of clinical experience.  He has served as department chair and program director for 16 years.  He is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross and the University of Vermont College of Medicine.  He completed Orthopaedic residency training at the Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital.  He completed an Orthopaedic trauma fellowship at The Hospital for Special Surgery and an Orthopaedic spine fellowship at the University of Maryland.  He is Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery at New York Medical College, Program Director of the Westchester based Orthopaedic Residency, and Co-Director of an Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship shared between The Hospital for Special Surgery and Westchester Medical Center.

He is a member of numerous organizations, including The Westchester County Medical Society, the New York State Medical Society, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, and the American Orthopaedic Association.  He is a respected academician and educator who has lectured nationally and internationally.  He has authored or co-authored numerous peer review publications.  He specializes in the treatment of complex fractures and post-traumatic conditions.  Particular areas of interest and expertise include pelvic ring and acetabulum fractures, periarticular fractures and the management of multiply injured patients.  He has extensive experience in the treatment of posttraumatic deformity correction and nonunion repair.  Dr. Asprinio clinical activities take place at The Westchester Medical Center, The Hospital for Special Surgery, and Stamford Hospital.  Academic office is located at the Westchester Medical center.  He can be reached through his administrative assistant and the department’s residency program coordinator Jennifer M. Francis at 914-493-8743