Young W. Kwon, MD, PhD

  • Specialties: Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Languages: English, Korean
  • Phone: 646-501-7223

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

elbow surgery, platelet rich plasma, shoulder replacement, shoulder injury


  • Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Director, Office of Cliical Trials
  • Associate Director, Shoulder/Elbow Fellowship Program
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Orthoapedics, 2003
  • Residency, Northwestern Univ Medical School, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2002
  • MD from Northwestern University, 1997
  • PhD from Northwestern University, 1995

Locations and Appointments

66 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • 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 Essential
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Care System New York
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • PHP
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UPN Elite
  • US Department of Labor
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Village Caremax
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • Workers Comp
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  • The feasibility of shoulder motion tracking during activities of daily living using inertial measurement units

    Kirking, Bryan; El-Gohary, Mahmoud; Kwon, Young
    Gait & posture. 2016 Jun. 49: 47-53

  • Disproportionate trends in ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction: projections through 2025 and a literature review

    Mahure, Siddharth A; Mollon, Brent; Shamah, Steven D; Kwon, Young W; Rokito, Andrew S
    Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery. 2016 Jun. 25 (6): 1005-1012

  • The influence of a history of clinical depression on peri-operative outcomes in elective total shoulder arthroplasty: a ten-year national analysis

    Mollon, B; Mahure, S A; Ding, D Y; Zuckerman, J D; Kwon, Y W
    Bone & joint journal. 2016 Jun. 98-B (6): 818-824

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