Bones, Muscles & Joints (Orthopaedics)
Meet the Orthopaedics Physicians
Evan M. Schwechter, MD
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Practice Specialty
- Orthopaedic Surgery, Joint Replacement
- Medical Education
- University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
- Montefiore Medical Center
- Brigham and Women's Hospital
- Main Location
Montefiore Wakefield Campus
600 East 233rd Street
Bronx, NY 10466-2604
Phone: (718) 920-2060
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1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 920-2060
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4141 Carpenter Avenue
Bronx, NY 10466-2601
Phone: (718) 920-9065
Fax: (718) 920-6889
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- Academic Title
- Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
- Administrative Title
- Attending Physician, Orthopedic Surgery
- Clinical Focus
Arthritis, Adult reconstructive/joint replacement surgery, primary and revision hip and knee replacement, anterior hip replacement, knee arthroscopy.
- Research Focus
Prosthetic joint infection, direct anterior approach hip replacement.
- View Dr. Schwechter’spublications on PubMed
EvanSchwecter, MD is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in adult primary and revision hip and knee reconstruction. He also focuses on complex joint replacement in young adults, emerging technology in arthroplasty, as well as direct anterior approach hip replacement, an alternative to total hip replacement. Dr. Scwechter also serves as an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
After receiving his medical degree from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), Dr. Schwechter served his internship and residency at Montefiore Medical Center where he was honored with the Richard Selznick Memorial Research award. He then completed his fellowship training in adult joint reconstruction surgery at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Schwechter’s research has been published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) and the Journal of Arthroplasty (JOA) and other major orthopaedic journals as well as having been presented at prestigious national meetings. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS).
He is fluent in Spanish.
Richard Selznick Memorial Research (Montefiore)