David H. Godfried, MD

  • Specialty: Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-598-6286

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

congenital clubfoot, congenital hip dysplasia, fractures, scoliosis, Blount disease, slipped upper femoral epiphysis, cerebral palsy, brittle bone disease, arthrogryposis, perthes disease, bone tumor, hunchback, bone lengthening, spina bifida, muscular dystrophy, elbow surgery, ankle surgery, hand surgery, wrist surgery, knee surgery, foot surgery, marfan syndrome, neurofibromatosis, achondroplasia, growth plate, limb abnormalities, pseudoachondroplasia
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  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1998
  • Fellowship, Children's Memorial Hospital, Pediatric Orthopedic
  • 1997
  • Fellowship, Shriners Hospital for Children, Pediatric Orthopedic
  • 1996
  • Residency, University of Minnesota Hospital, Orthopaedics/Surgery
  • 1991
  • MD from Columbia University


Locations and Appointments

59 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • 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
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
*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.

NYU Langone Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
240 East 18th St, Ste 21
New York, NY 10003


Phone: 212-598-6286

NYU Langone Orthopedic Associates - Long Island
1999 Marcus Avenue, Suite 306
New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Center for Children - Pediatric Orthopaedic Clinic
301 East 17th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003

Center for Children - Pediatric Neuromuscular Clinic
301 East 17th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
333 East Shore Road, Suite 101
Manhasset, NY 11030


Phone: 516-439-4767

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  • Periosteal chondrosarcoma in a 9-year-old girl with osteochondromatosis

    Weinberg, Jacob; Miller, Theodore T; Handelsman, John E; Kahn, Leonard B; Godfried, David H; Kenan, Samuel 2005 Sep; 539-542, Skeletal radiology — id: 95706, year: 2005, page: 539, stat: Case Reports; Journal Article
  • The halo-Milwaukee brace. Case series of a revived technique

    Godfried, D H; Amory, D W; Lubicky, J P 1999 Nov; 2273-2277, Spine — id: 394472, year: 1999, page: 2273, stat: Case Reports; Journal Article