Thomas Youm, MD

  • Specialties: Hip & Knee Reconstruction, Sports Medicine
  • 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

43 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • 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
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • 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


  • Subchondral Calcium Phosphate is Ineffective for Bone Marrow Edema Lesions in Adults With Advanced Osteoarthritis

    Chatterjee, Dipal; McGee, Alan; Strauss, Eric; Youm, Thomas; Jazrawi, Laith
    Clinical orthopaedics & related research. 2015 Apr. 473 (7): 2334-2342

  • The Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)- After Hip Arthroscopy

    Alaia, Michael J; Patel, Deepan; Levy, Anna; Youm, Thomas; Bharam, Srino; Meislin, Robert; Bosco Iii, Joseph; Davidovitch, Roy I
    Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases (2013). 2014. 72 (2): 154-158

  • Hip arthroscopy outcomes, complications, and traction safety in patients with prior lower-extremity arthroplasty

    Beutel, Bryan G; Collins, Jason A; Garofolo, Garret; Youm, Thomas
    International orthopaedics. 2014 Aug. 39 (1): 13-18

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