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Shawn G Anthony, MD, MBA

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

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. His residency training included pediatric sports surgery at the renowned Boston Children’s Hospital where he gained expertise treating shoulder instability, hip labral tears, and ACL tears.

Dr. Anthony completed advanced fellowship training in Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City where he provided medical coverage for professional teams including the New York Knicks NBA team, New York Red Bulls MLS team, as well as New York PSAL football. Dr. Anthony is currently 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 conditions of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee. He has special interest and expertise in:

  • Shoulder pain
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Biceps pain / tendonitis
  • Shoulder dislocations / labral tears / shoulder instability
  • Meniscus tears
  • Knee cartilage lesions (marrow stimulation, osteochondral allografts, PRP injections, stem cell therapies)
  • ACL tears (ACL reconstruction and ACL repair)
  • 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. He is a past Editor-in-Chief of the Orthopedic Journal at Harvard Medical School, and currently serves as a reviewer for the leading orthopedic journal The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. 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 selected by his peers as a 2018 New York Times Super Doctors Rising Star, Dr. Anthony is committed to providing the latest evidence-based care and minimally invasive surgical techniques to his patients.

Clinical Focus

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Arthroscopy
  • Calcific Tendonitis Of The Shoulder
  • Chondromalacia Patella
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Knee Replacement
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Meniscal Tear
  • Meniscectomy
  • 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

Education

MD, Harvard Medical School

Residency, Harvard Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Surgical Internship, Massachusetts General Hospital

Residency, Orthopedics
Harvard University

Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Hospital for Special Surgery

Language

English