About Me

Conditions and Treatments

hand surgery, wrist surgery, ligament reconstruction, nerve surgery, nerve decompression, elbow surgery, orthopedic surgery, acromioclavicular sprain, finger fracture, tendinitis, ganglion cyst, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, clavicle fracture, fracture nonunion, wrist fracture, hand injury, Dupuytren's contracture, shoulder fracture, ulnar nerve compression, wrist injury, tendon injury, shoulder injury, de Quervain syndrome, dislocated wrist, elbow fracture, hand fracture
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  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Co-Director, Hand Surgery Fellowship Program
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery - Orthopedic Surgery, 2013
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Hospital For Joint Diseases, Hand Upper Extremity, 2011
  • Residency, Drexel University / Hahnemann University Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010
  • MD from Drexel University, 2010

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Locations and Appointments

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  • Aetna
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    • GHI CBP
  • Humana
    • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199
    • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare
    • MagnaCare PPO
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    • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
    • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS
    • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford
    • Oxford Freedom
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  • Railroad Medicare
    • Railroad Medicare
  • UHC
    • UnitedHealthcare EPO
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  • US
    • US Department of Labor
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    • Workers Comp
Pelisyonkis Orthopaedic Surgery Associates

530 1st Avenue, Suite 8U
New York, NY 10016



Pelisyonkis Langone Seaport Orthopaedics

233 Broadway, Suite 640
New York, NY 10279



Research My Research


flexor tendons, carpal Instability, ligament injuries, wrist arthritis, nerve injury and reconstruction, carpal tunnel syndrome, yoga injuries

Academic Contact

Academic office

530 First Ave

Suite 8U

New York, NY 10016



Research Interests Timeline

These focus areas and their associated publications are derived from PubMed and the MeSH term library.
represents one publication


  • Klifto, Christopher S; Gandi, Sapan D; Sapienza, Anthony

    Journal of hand surgery (American volume). 2018 Aug 08; 43(8):755-761.e2

  • Hinds, Richard M; Montero-Lopez, Nicole; Brock, Kenneth; Adler, Ronald; Sapienza, Anthony; Capo, John T; Paksima, Nader

    Hand (New York, N.Y.). 2018 Jul 01; 1558944718787327-1558944718787327

  • Klifto, Christopher; Ramme, Austin; Sapienza, Anthony; Paksima, Nader

    Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases. 2018 Mar; 76(1):27-32