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John Healey, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Orthopaedic Surgery New York, NY

Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Musculoskeletal Oncology/Cancer

Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Cornell University-Weill Medical College

Overview of Dr. Healey

Dr. John Healey is an orthopedic surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Vermont College of Medicine and has been in practice 39 years. Dr. Healey accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 350 doctors at Hospital for Special Surgery and one of 391 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Orthopaedic Surgery. He has more than 100 publications and over 500 citings.

Education & Training

  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterFellowship, Musculoskeletal Oncology, 1983 - 1984
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Hospital for Special SurgeryFellowship, Orthoapedic Research, Biochemistry, 1983 - 1984
  • Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell Medical Center
    Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell Medical CenterResidency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1979 - 1983
  • Tufts Medical Center
    Tufts Medical CenterInternship, Surgery, 1978 - 1979
  • University of Vermont College of Medicine
    University of Vermont College of MedicineClass of 1978
  • Yale University
    Yale UniversityB.S., Biology, 1970 - 1974
  • Yale University
    Yale UniversityB.S., Biology, 1974

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2022 - Present
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2023 - 2025
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1979 - 2024
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Spe Salvi Award Dominican Health Care Ministries of New York, 2014
  • Who�s Who in the World 2014-2017
  • Patient�s Choice Awards 2011-2015
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Discovery of a Periosteal Stem Cell Mediating Intramembranous Bone Formation  
    John H Healey, Mathias P Bostrom, Matthew B Greenblatt, Meera Hameed, Dan Avi Landau, Nature
  • Histone H3K36M Mutation and Trimethylation Patterns in Chondroblastoma  
    John Healey, Michael Klein, Meera Hameed, Histopathology
  • Self-renewal of CD133hi cells by IL6/Notch3signalling regulates endocrine resistance inmetastatic breast cancer  
    Sansone P, Ceccarelli C, Berishaj M, Chang Q, Rajasekhar VK, Perna F, Bowman RL, Vidone M, Daly L, Nnoli J, Santini D, Taffurelli M, Shih NNC, Feldman M, Mao JJ, Col..., Nature, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Longer Term Outcome of Compress TKR 
    Goteburg, Sweden - 1/31/2013
  • New Genetic Changes in Chondrosarcoma 
    Goteburg, Sweden - 1/29/2013
  • Progress and Trends in Reconstruction After Tumor Resection 
    Hiroshima, Japan - 1/26/2013
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  • Book Review. AFIP Atlas of Tumor Pathology Series 4. Tumors of the Bones and Joints. By Unni KK, Inwards CY, Bridge JA, Kindblom L-G, Wold LE. ARP Press Silver Spring... 
    Healey JH
  • Work Smarter, Not Harder 
    Healey JH
  • Chondrosarcoma of the hemipelvis: commentary regarding chondrosarcoma of the hemipelvis: a technical challenge by Marvin M. Romsdahl. In: David Winchester et al., ed.... 
    Healey JH
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Press Mentions

  • Best Oncologists in New York
    Best Oncologists in New YorkJuly 8th, 2019

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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