Thomas Youm, MD

  • Specialties: Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, Hip & Knee Reconstruction
  • Languages: English, Korean
  • Phone: 212-348-3636

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

hip arthroscopy, acetabular labrum tear, anterior cruciate ligament tear, dislocated shoulder, rotator cuff tear, avascular necrosis of bone, osteochondritis dissecans, torn medial meniscus, elbow surgery, cartilage repair, shoulder injury, arthroscopic surgery, total knee replacement (TKR), shoulder replacement, knee ligament tear, clavicle fracture, knee surgery, knee arthroscopy, meniscus operation, achilles tendon rupture
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  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery, 2007
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, Sports Medicine, 2005
  • Residency, Hospital For Joint Diseases, Ortho.Surgery, 2004
  • MD from New York University, 1999

Locations and Appointments

44 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
RYC Orthopedics

1056 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10028


Phone: 212-348-3636

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My Research


  • Arthroscopic Treatment of Traumatic Hip Dislocation

    Begly, John P; Robins, Bryan; Youm, Thomas
    Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. 2016 May. 24 (5): 309-317

  • Bone Marrow Edema: Chronic Bone Marrow Lesions of the Knee and the Association with Osteoarthritis

    Collins, Jason; Beutel, Bryan; Bosco, Joseph; Strauss, Eric; Youm, Thomas; Jazrawi, Laith
    Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases (2013). 2016 Mar . 74 (1): 24-36

  • Endoscopic Treatment of Gluteus Medius Tears: A Review

    Lerebours, Frantz; Cohn, Randy; Youm, Thomas
    Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases (2013). 2016 Mar . 74 (1): 58-62

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