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Aruna M Seneviratne, MD Email Aruna Seneviratne

Orthopedics & Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Position
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
    • Specialty
    • Orthopedics & Orthopedic Surgery
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West

 

Dr. Aruna Seneviratne is a fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon who specializes in disorders of the shoulder, knee, and all sports-related injuries. He utilizes advanced open and arthroscopic surgical techniques to restore damaged joints, ligaments, and bones. He is one of the few surgeons in the country who uses stem cells during rotator cuff surgery to promote quicker healing and recovery. He also specializes in robotic partial and total knee replacements. 

Dr. Seneviratne has authored several peer-reviewed, scientific articles and book chapters. His academic work has been presented nationally and internationally at several specialty meetings. 
Born in Sri Lanka, Dr. Seneviratne grew up in southern California. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California and his MD from New York Medical College.


He received the Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Excellence in Orthopedic Research during his orthopedic residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery. He received his fellowship in sports medicine from Lenox Hill Hospital where he participated in the care of athletes from the New York Jets, New York Islanders and Hofstra University athletic teams. Dr. Seneviratne received additional training in complex shoulder problems as well as articular cartilage injuries in his traveling fellowship to Harvard University, Rush University and the San Antonio Orthopedic Center.

 

Certifications

Sports Medicine
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Meniscal Tear
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Shoulder Dislocation

Education

MD, New York Medical College

Residency, General Surgery
Lenox Hill Hospital

Internship, Research Medicine
Hospital for Special Surgery

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
Hospital for Special Surgery

Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Lenox Hill Hospital

Language

English