Michael J Bronson, MD Email Michael Bronson
- SITE CHAIR, DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY, MOUNT SINAI WEST | Mount Sinai St. Luke's
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- New Office 212-241-1640212-241-1640
His practice centers on problems of the hip and knee in all age groups from athletic injuries in younger patients and degenerative arthritic disease and joint replacement in the older population. Dr. Bronson has developed the Vision Total Hip, a widely recognized and used total hip replacement system which has been in use extensively for the past 10 years which avoids the use of cement in all age groups, substantially prolonging the lifespan of the replacement, even in young, active and athletic patients. In addition, he has done extensive work in developing new surgical instruments for minimally invasive unicondylar partial knee replacement which has revolutionized the treatment of knee arthritis in the 30 percent to 40 percent of patients whose knee arthritis involves only a part of their knee. Most recently, he has brought the cutting edge technology of Anterior Total Hip Replacement to Mt Sinai, the only total hip surgery involving no cutting of muscles which dramatically decreases post surgical pain, blood loss, and recovery time. Dr. Bronson has consistently been named one of New York's top orthopedic surgeons in Castle and Connolly's Guide to the top medical care in the city, as well as receiving numerous teaching awards.
Dr. Bronson's specialties and sub-specialties include orthopedic surgery, hip surgery, knee surgery, arthroscopy, total joint replacement.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
- Aseptic Necrosis Of The Hip
- Hip joint replacement
- Knee Replacement
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
MD, New York Medical College
Residency, Surgery (General)
Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency, Pediatric Orthopedic
Children's Hospital Boston
Lenox Hill Hospital
Fellowship, Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
America's Top Doctors
Castle Connolly Medical
Guide to America's Top Orthopedic Surgeons
Consumer Research Council of America
How to Find the Best Doctors
Castle Connolly Medical Ltd
Maurice Cowen Memorial Award for Excellence in Medical Teaching
A.M.A. Physicians Recognition Award
American Medical Association
New York SuperDoctors
The Best Doctors in New York
New York Magazine
- Total Hip Replacement
- Total Knee Replacement
- Reconstructive Hip and Knee Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Partial Knee Replacement
- Anterior Total Hip Replacement
Lewis M, Kreps S, Bronson MJ. Computerized Tomography, its Role in Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors. Orthopedic Review 1979; 8(7).
Bronson MJ, Nicholas J. Exercises to Help Prevent Athletic Injuries. Health Practitioner 1980;.
Bronson MJ, Scott W. Joint Laxity Testing A Practical Method of Predicting Injuries. Journal of Consultant Medicine 1986;.
Bronson MJ. Total Hip Arthroplasty. In: Scott WN, editor. Total Joint Arthroplasty: An Atlas of Surgical Technique. Aspen Publisher; 1987.
Alexiades M, Clain M, Bronson MJ. Uncemented Total Hip Replacement: A Prospective Study. Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research 1991 June;: 31-34.
Fitzsimmons S, Bronson M. How to Treat the Stiff Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review. Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research 2010 April; 468(4): 1096-1106.
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