White Plains, N.Y. – White Plains Hospital is pleased to welcome orthopedic surgeon Steven M. Andelman, MD, to its Physician Associates Division. He specializes in adult and pediatric sports medicine, providing comprehensive surgical and non-surgical care for orthopedic conditions of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee, and ankle.
Dr. Andelman focuses on arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgical treatment of conditions such as rotator cuff tears, shoulder dislocations, shoulder arthritis and fractures, hip pain and labral tears, knee injuries (ACL, meniscus), patellar dislocations, sprains, and tendon and ligament tears. Additionally, Dr. Andelman has specialized expertise in the management of complex orthopedic conditions such as hip arthroscopy, cartilage restoration and resurfacing, and revision or “re-do” surgery of the shoulder and knee. He works with each patient to determine their specific needs in order to tailor an individualized treatment plan to get them back to their desired activities.
After receiving his Medical Degree from Georgetown University, Dr. Andelman completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center, serving as Administrative Chief Resident during his final year. He went on to complete a fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of Connecticut, where he had the opportunity to learn from leading experts within the field of sports medicine while caring for high school, collegiate, and professional athletes. As part of his fellowship, Dr. Andelman received extensive training in pediatric sports medicine and management of injuries in young athletes.
Dr. Andelman has published on a wide range of topics in pediatric and adult sports medicine. He has presented his work at national and international meetings and is the author of over 50 peer reviewed publications, presentations, book chapters and video presentations on topics such as management of pediatric elbow injuries, reducing opioid use after surgery, and surgical care of biceps tendon tears.
He will see patients at the White Plains Hospital Physician Associates offices at 325 Route 100, in Somers; 222 Westchester Avenue, Suite 101, in West Harrison; and 688 White Plains Road, Suite 225, in Scarsdale. For appointments, call (914) 849-7075.
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 64,000 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, New Rochelle, Somers and Yorktown Heights; 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). The Hospital earned a three-year accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC), one of 16 hospitals in the nation, and the Hospital’s Bariatric Surgical Center is accredited as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP). White Plains Hospital has also received full accreditation for its breast cancer program from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) and The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®) recognized White Plains Hospital as a top 10% performing hospital for achieving meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care in 2019. In 2020, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades® for the fifth time and, was once again named Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. https://www.wphospital.org/about/affiliations-accreditations-awards