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, 1971
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Centre For Hip Surgery Wrightingham Hosp, Hip Surgery, 1971
  • Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, Orthopaedic Research, 1971
  • Residency, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Surgery/Orthopaedics, 1970
  • Residency, Lenox Hill Hospital, 1964
  • MD from Temple University, 1963

Locations and Appointments

30 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Child Health
  • 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 Medicaid
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • US Department of Labor
  • Village Caremax
  • 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
    Journal of long-term effects of medical implants. 2012. 22 (2): 177-179

  • Simultaneous bilateral total hip arthroplasty with hydroxyapatite-coated implants: a 20-year follow-up

    Schwarzkopf, Ran; Olivieri, Patrick; Jaffe, William L
    Journal of arthroplasty. 2012 Aug. 27 (7): 1364-1369

  • Acoustic emission studies of posterior stabilized and cruciate retaining knee arthroplasties

    Schwarzkopf, Ran; Kummer, Frederick J; Jaffe, William L
    Journal of knee surgery. 2011 Sep. 24 (3): 185-189

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