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David E. Asprinio, M.D.

Chair and Professor of Clinical Orthopedic SurgerySquare

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David E. Asprinio, M.D., 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. Dr. Asprinio is chair 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.

Dr. Asprinio 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. Dr. Asprinio 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. 


  • M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital
  • Fellowship, Orthopaedic Trauma, Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Fellowship, Orthopaedic Spine Surgery, University of Maryland


  • Kreinces J, Lapow J, Feingold J, et. al. "Independent predictors of systemic inflammatory response syndrome for intramedullary nailing of femoral shaft fractures: Analysis of national inpatient sample database." Journal of orthopaedics, 46(), (2023) 107-111. doi: 10.1016/j.jor.2023.10.030
  • Lapow JM, Lobao A, Kreinces J, et. al. "Predictors of in-hospital surgical site infections in surgically managed acetabular fractures: A nationwide analysis." Journal of orthopaedics, 45(), (2023) 48-53. doi: 10.1016/j.jor.2023.10.001
  • Sethuraman SA, Morse AS, Guzman JZ, et. al. "Favorable Outcome Twenty-Two Months after Delbet Type Ib Capital Femoral Transepiphyseal Fracture and Posterior Column Acetabular Fracture in a Fifteen-Year-Old Male." Case reports in orthopedics, 2022(), (2022) 1843367. doi: 10.1155/2022/1843367
  • Sethuraman SA, Silverstein RS, Dedhia N, et. al. "Radiographic outcomes of cortical screw fixation as an alternative to Kirschner wire fixation for temporary lateral column stabilization in displaced Lisfranc joint fracture-dislocations: a retrospective cohort analysis." BMC musculoskeletal disorders, 23(1), (2022) 54. doi: 10.1186/s12891-021-04983-2
  • Agarwalla A, Rawicki NL, Weigel TL, et. al. "Humeral Head Fracture Dislocation with Displacement into the Mediastinum: A Case Report." JBJS case connector, 11(1), (2021) . doi: e20.00437
  • Silverstein RS, Meltsakos CP, Dedhia N, et. al. "Range of motion following percutaneous fixation of pediatric supracondylar humerus fracture is independent of anterior osseous fragment resorption." Journal of pediatric orthopedics. Part B, 31(1), (2022) 18-24. doi: 10.1097/BPB.0000000000000839
  • Ricart PA, Verma R, Fineberg SJ, et. al. "Post-traumatic cervical spine epidural hematoma: Incidence and risk factors." Injury, 48(11), (2017) 2529-2533. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2017.08.060
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