Claudette Lajam, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, North Shore University Hospital

ClaudetteLajamMDFAAOS, FAOA, FAAHKS

Orthopaedic Surgery New York, NY

Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery

Associate Professor of Orthopedics, NYU Langone Health, Adult Reconstructive Surgeon, Chief Orthopedic Safety Officer, HRO Master Trainer, Director of Quality, Adult Reconstruction. NYU Langone Health. AAOS Board Of Councilors Chair, AAOS Advocacy Resources Committee Vice Chair for Outreach, AAOS Political Action Committee

Overview of Dr. Lajam

Dr. Claudette Lajam is an orthopedic surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including North Shore University Hospital, NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, NYU Langone Hospitals, and Long Island Jewish Valley Stream. She received her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice 18 years. Dr. Lajam accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 144 doctors at North Shore University Hospital and one of 168 doctors at NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital who specialize in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Education & Training

  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Lenox Hill HospitalFellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 2004 - 2005
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1999 - 2004
  • Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
    Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell UniversityClass of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2004 - 2021
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2000 - 2005
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Quality and Safety Award NYU Langon Health, 2016
  • Patient’s Choice Award 2010-2016
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Authored Content

  • We Need a Seat at the Table or We Will Lose the Link to Our PatientsFebruary 2019

Press Mentions

  • Is Partial Hip Replacement Often the Better Option?
    Is Partial Hip Replacement Often the Better Option?October 3rd, 2019
  • Buttock Pain: Is Arthritis Causing It?
    Buttock Pain: Is Arthritis Causing It?May 23rd, 2019
  • Buttock Pain Exercises: 7 Moves to Ease Arthritis-Related Buttock Pain
    Buttock Pain Exercises: 7 Moves to Ease Arthritis-Related Buttock PainMay 21st, 2019
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Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    GHI PPO
    Great West PPO
    HIP of New York - Select PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    MagnaCare PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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