- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Shawn G. Anthony, MD, MBA is a Sports Medicine fellowship-trained Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, hip, and knee. Part of the distinguished Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice, Dr. Anthony serves as an Assistant Professor of Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Dr. Anthony received his medical and business degrees from Harvard Medical School and Harvard Business School and completed his orthopedic surgery training at the Harvard Orthopedic Residency Program, where he was selected as Chief Resident at Massachusetts General Hospital. During his residency training, he studied pediatric sports surgery at the renowned Boston Children’s Hospital where he gained expertise treating adolescent sports injuries.
Dr. Anthony completed his fellowship training in Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City where he provided medical coverage for the New York Knicks NBA team, New York Red Bulls MLS team, and New York PSAL high school football. Dr. Anthony is a United States Tennis Association (USTA) orthopedic consultant and provides courtside medical coverage for professional athletes at the U.S. Open Tennis Championships.
Dr. Anthony specializes in a wide variety of conditions of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee as well as general orthopedics and trauma. He has special interest and expertise in:
- Shoulder pain
- Rotator cuff tears
- Meniscus tears
- Shoulder dislocations / labral tears / shoulder instability
- Knee cartilage lesions (microfracture, osteochondral allografts, PRP injections, stem cell therapies)
- Knee ligament reconstruction (ACL tears, PCL tears)
- Hip preservation
- Hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) and hip labral tears
Dr. Anthony has over thirty peer-reviewed publications and presentations at national and international meetings and holds multiple U.S. Patents on orthopedic technologies. He has authored multiple textbook chapters on orthopedic techniques including ACL reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery for shoulder instability. Dr. Anthony is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.
A top rated New York Orthopedic Sports Medicine surgeon, Dr. Anthony is committed to providing the latest evidence-based care and minimally invasive surgical techniques to his patients.
- Achilles Tendon Rupture
- Ankle Sprain
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
- Calcific Tendonitis Of The Shoulder
- Chondromalacia Patella
- Frozen Shoulder
- Knee Replacement
- Lateral Epicondylitis
- Meniscal Tear
- Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
- Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
- Rotator Cuff Injury
- Rotator Cuff Repair
- Shoulder Dislocation
- Shoulder Instability
- Shoulder Labral Tear
- Shoulder Sprain
- Shoulder Tendinopathy
- Tendon Repair
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Harvard Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
Surgical Internship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Hospital for Special Surgery
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