William L. Jaffe, MD

  • Specialty: Hip & Knee Reconstruction
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Phone: 212-598-6796

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

joint replacement



  • Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Vice-Chair

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1971
  • Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, Orthopaedic Research
  • 1970
  • Residency, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Surgery/Orthopaedics
  • 1964
  • Residency, Lenox Hill Hospital, No Value Specified
  • 1963
  • MD from Temple University


Locations and Appointments

32 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • 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
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • US Department of Labor
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • Workers Comp
*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 Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
240 East 18th Street, Suite 21
New York, NY 10003

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 8U
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-598-6286

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  • Case report: analysis of an ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene acetabular cup retrieval at 41 years

    Kummer, Frederick J; Herrera, Lizeth; Weir, Alec; Le, Kim-Phuong; Jaffe, William L 2012; 177-179, Journal of long-term effects of medical implants — id: 249612, year: 2012, page: 177, stat: Journal Article
  • Simultaneous bilateral total hip arthroplasty with hydroxyapatite-coated implants: a 20-year follow-up

    Schwarzkopf, Ran; Olivieri, Patrick; Jaffe, William L 2012 Aug; 1364-1369, Journal of arthroplasty — id: 174523, year: 2012, page: 1364, stat: Journal Article
  • Acoustic emission studies of posterior stabilized and cruciate retaining knee arthroplasties

    Schwarzkopf, Ran; Kummer, Frederick J; Jaffe, William L 2011 Sep; 185-189, Journal of knee surgery — id: 138713, year: 2011, page: 185
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