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Dennis A. Cardone, DO

  • Specialty: Sports Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-9700
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About Me

I was actively involved in sports from a young age, so I grew up around athletes and athletic injuries. Being a physician—and specifically a sports medicine expert—allows me to help athletes return to the field and nonathletes to resume their activities and hobbies.

I treat people with acute sports injuries as well as nonsports injuries, and I manage injuries that occur in most parts of the body. I choose treatments based on strong evidence of long-term outcomes, and I’m conservative in my approach. In other words, I start with the least amount of intervention that gives the most positive results, and I move forward with additional treatment if necessary.

Being a sports medicine specialist at NYU Langone is such a privilege. I’ve consistently found that the people at NYU Langone embody friendliness, and teamwork prevails each day. My patients and I also work as a team—we decide treatment plans together and establish a good rapport about their health.

In addition to seeing patients at NYU Langone, I serve as the head team physician for the athletic programs at NYU and Long Island University, the chief medical officer for the New York City Public Schools Athletic League, and as a team physician for the U.S. Open tennis tournament.

I am currently researching regenerative medicine and stem cell advancements for sports injuries and osteoarthritis. When I’m not seeing patients or performing research, I cohost shows on SiriusXM Radio that focus on sports medicine and orthopedics.


Conditions and Treatments

Conditions
  • tendon rupture
  • wrist injury
  • hip labral tear
  • achilles tendonitis
  • plantar fasciitis
  • foot fracture
  • knee tendinitis
  • ankle injuries
  • shoulder impingement syndrome
  • ganglion cyst
  • Osgood-Schlatter disease
  • bursitis
  • sports hernia
  • hand injury
  • osteoarthritis of the shoulder
  • dislocated shoulder
  • tennis elbow
  • wrist fracture
  • elbow fracture
  • hip pain
  • achilles tendon rupture
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • foot tendinitis
  • Legg Calvé Perthes disease
  • ankle sprain
  • shoulder injury
  • golfer's elbow
  • osteitis pubis
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • sprain
  • hand pain
  • osteochondritis dissecans
  • triceps tendon rupture
  • wrist pain
  • patellar tendonitis
  • elbow tendinitis
  • knee dislocation
  • acromioclavicular sprain
  • shoulder bursitis
  • fracture
  • muscle strain
  • biceps tendon rupture
  • shoulder labral tear
  • groin tendinitis
  • osteoarthritis
  • cartilage injury
  • hip arthritis
  • concussion
  • ulnar collateral ligament tear
  • stress fracture
  • knee injury
  • patellofemoral pain syndrome
  • finger fracture
  • knee ligament tear
  • ankle arthritis
  • shoulder fracture
  • frozen shoulder
  • neuroma of foot
  • broken ankle
  • shoulder tendinitis
  • hand fracture
  • osteoarthritis of the knee
  • clavicle fracture
  • hip fracture
Treatments
  • platelet rich plasma
  • prolotherapy
  • little league shoulder

Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
  • Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship Program
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Family Medicine (Sports Medicine), 1997
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Sports Medicine, 1995
  • Residency, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Family Medicine, 1994
  • DO from SUNY - Old Westbury, 1990

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Insurance Plans Accepted

This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna International
    • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
    • Aetna Meritain Health
    • Aetna Open Access Elect Choice (EPO)
    • Aetna Open Access HMO
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna POS (American Express Employer)
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Student Health
    • Allied
    • Chesterfield Resources Inc
    • Christian Brothers Services
    • CoreSource
    • Healthscope
    • Nippon Life of America-Aetna
    • Nippon Life-Aetna
    • Starmark
    • WellNet
  • Agewell
    • Agewell
  • Amida Care
    • Amida Care Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • BCBS Blue Access EPO
    • BCBS Blue Access GEPO
    • BCBS Blue Access HMO
    • BCBS EPO
    • BCBS EPO (NYU Winthrop Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire EPO (NYU Langone Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire EPO (Sunset Park/Family Health Center Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire NYU Care (NYU Langone Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire NYU Care (Sunset Park/Family Health Center Employees)
    • BCBS Federal Program
    • BCBS HMO
    • BCBS Indemnity
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare HMO
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare PPO
    • BCBS POS
    • BCBS PPO
    • BCBS PPO (NYU Winthrop Employees)
    • BCBS PPO - Empire PPO (Sunset Park/Family Health Center Employees)
    • BCBS Pathway
    • BCBS Pathway Enhanced
    • BCBS Pathway Enhanced
    • BCBS Pathway X Enhanced
    • BCBS Pathway X Enhanced
    • Local 32BJ SEIU
    • New York Hotel Trades
    • Unicare
  • Centerlight Healthcare
    • CenterLight Healthcare DIRECT
    • CenterLight Healthcare PACE
    • CenterLight Healthcare Select
    • Centerlight Pace Medicare HMO
  • Centers Plan For Healthy Living
    • Centers Plan For Healthy Living
  • Cigna
    • Apwu Health Plan
    • Cigna Great West PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Cigna Managed Care/POS
    • Cigna NALC
    • Cigna Open Access
    • Cigna Open Access PPO
    • Cigna PPO
    • Cigna Premier Plus
    • Consolidated Health Plans-NYU Student
    • Great West HMO
    • MVP-Cigna Network
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Commercial
  • Elderplan
    • Elderplan
    • Elderplan FIDA
  • Emblem
    • Emblem Select Care Basic Exchange
    • Emblem Select Care Bronze Exchange
    • Emblem Select Care Gold Exchange
    • Emblem Select Care Platinum Exchange
    • Emblem Select Care Silver Exchange
  • GHI
    • American Plan Administrators
    • GHI CBP (City of New York Employees)
    • GHI Emblem Health EPO
    • GHI Emblem Health PPO
    • GHI HMO
    • GHI HMO Medicare
    • GHI Medicare PPO
    • GHI Medicare Supplement
    • IUOE Local 14-14B
    • Wlny-TV Inc.
  • HIP
    • HIP Access I
    • HIP Access II
    • HIP Child Health Plus
    • HIP EPO
    • HIP HMO
    • HIP Medicare VIP
    • HIP POS
    • HIP Prime Basic
    • HIP Prime Bronze
    • HIP Prime Gold
    • HIP Prime Platinum
    • HIP Prime Silver
    • HIP VIP Medicare - Affinity
    • HIP VIP Medicare - VIP Go
    • HIP Vytra Healthcare Managed Care
    • HIP Vytra Healthcare POS
    • HIP Vytra Healthcare PPO
  • Health Smart
    • WTC Health Program-HHC
  • Humana
    • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Local 1199
    • Local 1199 - NYU Hospital Member Choice
    • Local 1199 PPO
  • MVP Select Care Inc
    • MVP Preferred EPO
    • MVP Select Care Inc.
  • Magnacare
    • Magnacare PPO
  • Medicaid of New York
    • NYS Medicaid
  • Medicare
    • Medicare Part A
    • Medicare Part A and B
    • Medicare Part B
  • Multiplan
    • AXA Assistance USA
    • Administrative Concepts
    • Beech Street PPO
    • Diversified Administration Corporation
    • Fiserv Health
    • GEHA
    • Global Excel
    • Global Health
    • Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America
    • Health Net Of California
    • Health Republic Of NJ
    • Humana Health Plan
    • Insurance Design Administrators
    • Kaiser Foundation
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Meritain Health
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Multiplan-Capital Dist Phys Health
    • Mutual Of Omaha
    • Nippon Life Ins Co
    • PHCS
    • Principal Financial Group
    • Professional Benefit Admin
    • Qualcare Inc
    • Screen Actors Guild
    • Teamsters Allied Benefits
    • US Life Insurance Company
  • NYSHIP - The Empire Plan
    • NYS Health Insurance Plan - The Empire Plan
  • Oxford
    • Oxford Health Plans Freedom
    • Oxford Health Plans Liberty
  • POMCO Insurance Company
    • POMCO Insurance Company
  • Partners Health Plan Inc
    • Partners Health Plan FIDA
    • Partners Health Plan Medicaid
    • Partners Health Plan Medicare
  • Qualcare Inc.
    • Qualcare Direct
  • Railroad Medicare
    • Palmetto GBA Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
    • TRICARE
    • TriWest
    • US Family Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
    • AARP Medicare Complete
    • Oxford Health Plans Medicare Advantage
    • UMR
    • UMR WTC Health Program
    • United Healthcare AARP
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Choice (AMEX employees)
    • United Healthcare Choice (CBS employees)
    • United Healthcare Choice NSLIJ
    • United Healthcare EPO
    • United Healthcare EPO (NYU Langone Health Employees)
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Indemnity
    • United Healthcare Indemnity (NYU Langone Health Employees)
    • United Healthcare JP Morgan
    • United Healthcare Medicare
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare POS
    • United Healthcare PPO
    • United Healthcare Plus (NYU Langone Health Employees)
    • United Healthcare Student Resources
  • VNS Choice Advantage
    • VNS Medicaid Advantage
    • VNS Medicare Advantage
    • VNS NY Choice Select Health
  • Village Care
    • VillageCare
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Locations and Appointments

NYU Langone at Trinity

111 Broadway, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10006

Phone

212-263-9700

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NYU Langone Orthopedic Center

333 East 38th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Phone

646-501-7223

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“I research the use of stem cells and biologics for the treatment of sports injuries and osteoarthritis.”

Dennis A. Cardone, DO Sports Medicine Orthopedic Surgeon

Research Academic Contact

Academic office

333-339 East 38th Street

Fourth Floor

New York, NY 10016

Phone

646-501-7223

Clinical Trials and Research Studies

  • NYU Langone Concussion Tracker App with Epic Integration

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Publications

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