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Bones, Muscles & Joints (Orthopaedics)

Meet the Orthopaedics Physicians

Evan M. Schwechter, MD

Gender
Male
Department
Orthopaedic Surgery
Practice Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgery, Joint Replacement
Medical Education
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Residency
Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Main Location
Montefiore At 1250 Waters Place
1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2720
Phone: (718) 920-2060
Fax: (718) 653-1587
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Montefiore Wakefield Campus
600 East 233rd Street
Bronx, NY 10466-2604
Phone: (718) 920-2060
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Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
3400 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2404
Phone: (718) 920-2060
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 920-2060
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Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 920-2060
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Montefiore North At Carpenter Avenue
4141 Carpenter Avenue
Bronx, NY 10466-2601
Phone: (718) 920-9065
Fax: (718) 920-6889
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Montefiore Westchester Square
2475 Saint Raymonds Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461-3124
Phone: (718) 920-2060
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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.

Publications
View Dr. Schwechter’spublications on PubMed
Languages
Spanish
Biography

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.

Awards

Richard Selznick Memorial Research (Montefiore)