- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- Mount Sinai West 877-636-7846877-636-7846
Dr. Daniel C. Smith is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He also serves as full-time faculty at Mount Sinai Roosevelt and Mount Sinai St. Luke's in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, specializing in joint replacement of the hip and knee. Dr. Smith received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. In his final year of residency, Dr. Smith was nominated for membership in the American Orthopaedic Association's Emerging Leaders Program. Dr. Smith completed a fellowship in adult reconstruction/joint replacement at New York University-Hospital for Joint Diseases. In fellowship, Dr. Smith performed primary, complex, and revision hip and knee arthroplasty through a variety of surgical approaches. During fellowship, Dr. Smith also gained extensive experience with and developed his current clinical interest in navigation-assisted surgery. Dr. Smith specializes in primary, complex, and revision hip and knee arthroplasty.
MD, New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
Montefiore Medical Center /Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Fellowship, Orthopaedic Surgery
Hospital For Joint Diseases
Smith D, Zuckerman JD. Bilateral stress fractures of the pubic rami following THA--an unusual case of groin pain. Bulletin of the NYU hospital for joint diseases 2010; 68(1).
Smith DC, Maiman R, Schwechter EM, Kim SJ, Hirsh DM. Optimal Irrigation and Debridement of Infected Total Joint Implants with Chlorhexidine Gluconate. The Journal of arthroplasty 2015 Oct; 30(10).
Doran J, Yu S, Smith D, Iorio R. The Role of All-Polyethylene Tibial Components in Modern TKA. The journal of knee surgery 2015 Oct; 28(5).
El-Gazzar Y, Smith DC, Kim SJ, Hirsh DM, Blum Y, Cobelli M, Cohen HW. The use of dermabond® as an adjunct to wound closure after total knee arthroplasty: examining immediate post-operative wound drainage. The Journal of arthroplasty 2013 Apr; 28(4).
Li R, Smith D, Sambaziotis C, Kim S, Courtney J, Cobelli N. “A Case of Pituitary Apoplexy Following Total Hip Arthroplasty.” Annals of Orthopedics & Rheumatology. 2014; 2(1). http://www.jscimedcentral.com/Orthopedics/orthopedics-2-1007.pdf.;.
Smith D, Thornhill B, Villanueva-Siles E, Geller D. “Giant Non-Ossifying Fibroma in a Patient with Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen Syndrome.” Current Orthopaedic Practice, 2015; 26(5): 548-52. http://journals.lww.com/c-orthopaedicpractice/Citation/2015/09000/Giant_nonossifying_fibroma_in_a_patient_with.17.aspx.;.
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