- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
Douglas Unis, MD, is a board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement. He has expertise in:
· Total hip replacement
· Muscle-sparing anterior hip replacement
· Total knee replacement
· Partial knee replacement
· Complex revision hip and knee reconstruction
Dr. Unis has extensive experience in the muscle- and tendon-sparing anterior hip replacement technique, being one of the first to perform the procedure in New York City in 2006. The anterior hip replacement technique allows patients to go home sooner, return to normal activities faster, and requires no post-operative dislocation precautions.
Dr. Unis actively participates in clinical research related to hip and knee reconstruction, including anatomic knee alignment, 3D printing of implants, and robotics. He has received awards for innovation and teaching. Dr. Unis is an Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
MD, Case Western Reserve University
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Fellowship, Adult Reconstruction
Rush University Medical Center
Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.
Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Unis during 2017 and/or 2018. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- CUREXO Inc.
- Zimmer, Inc.
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