White Plains, N.Y. (September 16, 2019) – White Plains Hospital is pleased to welcome Isaac Livshetz, MD to its Physician Associates Division. Dr. Livshetz is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in adult reconstruction of the hip and knee. He will also be seeing patients for general orthopedic and joint issues.
Dr. Livshetz is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in Total Joint Arthroplasty. He completed his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering at McGill University and was a medical device engineer prior to obtaining his medical degree at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He went on to an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago and completed fellowship training in Adult Reconstruction at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York.
Dr. Livshetz specializes in joint replacement of the hip and knee, including complicated initial joint replacements as well as revision surgery. He utilizes the latest techniques including robotic assisted surgery and the muscle sparing direct anterior approach to hip replacement. Dr. Livshetz has published research in multiple publications and has presented his work at national and international academic meetings.
Dr. Livshetz will see patients at several of our White Plains Hospital Physician Associates offices in Westchester County. For appointments and more information, call (914) 946-1010.
About White Plains Hospital
White Plains Hospital is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. The Hospital is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care,The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, with more than 60,000 patient visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, MD, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. White Plains Hospital has outpatient medical facilities across Westchester, including multispecialty practices in Armonk and New Rochelle; and Scarsdale Medical Group locations in Harrison and Scarsdale. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital received Magnet® designation in 2012 and 2016 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). In 2014, 2016 and 2018, and 2019, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®. http://www.wphospital.org