Riley Williams, MD

Riley Williams, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery New York, NY

Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Cornell University-Weill Medical College

Office Address

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  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    535 E 70th St
    New York, NY 10021
    Phone: (212) 606-1855
    Fax: (212) 774-2895


  • I specialize in the field of shoulder, knee and elbow surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery. My clinical and research interests include: cartilage regeneration, cartilage transplantation, arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction, arthroscopic rotator repair, arthroscopic shoulder stabilization & labrum repair, posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) reconstruction, and elbow ligament reconstruction. I am the Director of the Institute for Cartilage Repair at Hospital for Special Surgery. I currently serve as the Medical Director for Brooklyn Nets Basketball (NBA), and the New York Red Bulls of Major League Soccer. I am also the Head Team Physician for the Iona College Department of Athletics.

Dr. Williams's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Elbow Surgery, Shoulder Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: Cartilage; Knee Injuries

Dr. Williams's Education & Medical Training

  • Hospital For Special SurgHospital For Special SurgFellowship, Sports Medicine
  • Hospital For Special SurgHospital For Special SurgResidency, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Huntington Memorial HospitalHuntington Memorial HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • Stanford Univ Sch of MedStanford University School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Williams's Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical LicenseNJ State Medical License2011 - 2015
  • CT State Medical LicenseCT State Medical License2001 - 2015
  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License1993 - 2016
  • American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Sports Medicine

Dr. Williams's Publications & Presentations

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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