Anthony Sapienza at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Anthony Sapienza, MD

  • Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-598-6697

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

hand surgery, wrist surgery, fractures, carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), ulnar nerve compression, trigger finger, ligament reconstruction, tendon injuries, dupuytren's contracture, nerve surgery, nerve decompression, fracture nonunion, finger fracture, hand fracture, wrist fracture, dislocated wrist, elbow surgery, elbow fracture, shoulder injury, acromioclavicular sprain, clavicle fracture, shoulder fracture, orthopedic surgery, ganglion cyst, unspecified injury of wrist and hand, tendonitis
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  • Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • 2011
  • Fellowship, Hospital For Joint Diseases, Hand Upper Extremity
  • 2010
  • MD from Drexel University


Locations and Appointments

47 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • 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 Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • 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
530 1st Avenue, Suite 8U
New York, NY 10016

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
240 East 18th Street, Suite 21
New York, NY 10003

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
240 East 18th Street, Suite 21
New York, NY 10003


Phone: 212-598-6697

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My Research

Flexor tendons, Carpal Instability and ligament injuries, Wrist arthritis, Nerve injury and reconstruction, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Yoga injuries and prevention


  • Radiocapitellar Joint Contact Pressures Following Radial Head Arthroplasty

    Cohn, Michael; Glait, Sergio A; Sapienza, Anthony; Kwon, Young W 2014 Jul; 1-12, Journal of hand surgery (American volume) — id: 1066172, year: 2014, page: 1, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Biomechanical comparison of 3 methods of scapholunate ligament reconstruction

    Lee, Steve K; Zlotolow, Dan A; Sapienza, Anthony; Karia, Raj; Yao, Jeffrey 2014 Apr; 643-650, Journal of hand surgery (American volume) — id: 954712, year: 2014, page: 643, stat: Journal Article
  • Early motion following 4-corner arthrodesis using cannulated compression screws: a biomechanical study

    Greenberg, Andrew; Shreve, Mark; Bazylewicz, Daniel; Goldstein, Rachel; Sapienza, Anthony 2013 Nov; 2180-2187, Journal of hand surgery (American volume) — id: 626872, year: 2013, page: 2180, stat: Journal Article
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