Douglas B Unis

Douglas B Unis, MD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Orthopaedics

Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Douglas Unis, MD is a board-certified orthopedist, specializing in minimally invasive hip and knee replacement surgery, at Mount Sinai Doctors, seeing patients Friday afternoons in Brooklyn Heights. Trained in Cleveland and Chicago, he is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He was awarded his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University and completed his residency in Orthoapedics at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and his fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Unis is one of a select group of surgeons in the US who performs anterior total hip replacement surgery, in which no muscle or tendon is cut and which requires no post-operative dislocation precautions. He was one of the first physicians in the New York metropolitan area to perform this procedure. In addition to performing surgery, he serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, participating in clinical research related to hip and knee reconstruction. He has a particular interest in complex revision hip and knee reconstruction. Dr. Unis is also the Director of the Adult Reconstructive Surgery Division in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Mount Sinai St. Luke's Roosevelt. Dr. Unis’s personal website - www.newyorkanteriorhipreplacement.com

Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

MD, Case Western Reserve University

Residency, Orthoapedics, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Fellowship, Adult Reconstruction, Rush University Medical Center

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