|Medical Specialty||Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
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|Board Certifications||American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, 1991; Recertified, 2000
|Medical School||New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, 1983
|Residency Training||Orthopedic Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, 1984‑1988
|Fellowship||Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Columbia‑Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY, 1988‑1989
|Academic Appointment||Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
|From the doctor||Frances Cuomo, M.D. is the Chief of Shoulder Service and Director of the Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center. Dr. Cuomo previously served as Chief of the Shoulder Service at New York University (NYU)/Hospital for Joint Diseases, where she also was Director of the Shoulder Research Group and Shoulder Fellowship. Her academic appointments include Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at Albert Einstein School of Medicine and Clinical Instructor of Surgery at Cornell University Medical Center.
She has taught numerous continuing medical education courses and has editorial responsibilities at such professional publications as Techniques in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.
Dr. Cuomo’s area of expertise is Shoulder and Elbow Surgery including rotator cuff injuries, instability, fractures and replacement surgery for arthritis. Both arthroscopic and open procedures are performed. Specific areas of interest and research include fracture fixation, outcome of arthroscopic rotator cuff and glenohumeral instability repairs as well as prosthetic replacement for arthritis of the shoulder.
Dr. Cuomo was named in the 2011 edition of Castle Connolly’s “Top Doctors: New York Metro Area.” In late 2011, she was named to the list "65 Outstanding Shoulder Surgeons and Specialists," released by Becker's Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management Review.
To learn more about Dr. Frances Cuomo, visit OrthoBI.com.
|Address||10 Union Square East, Suite 3M
New York NY 10003
Telephone: (212) 844-6938
Fax: (212) 844-6983