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Bones, Muscles & Joints (Orthopaedics)

Meet the Orthopaedics Physicians

Eric D. Fornari, MD

Practice Specialty
Pediatrics - Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Education
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Tufts Univsersity School of Medicine
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
Main Location
Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
3400 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2404
Phone: (718) 920-2060
Fax: (718) 515-4386
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Montefiore At 1250 Waters Place
1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2720
Phone: (718) 920-2060
Fax: (347) 577-4442
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Montefiore Wakefield Campus
600 East 233rd Street
Bronx, NY 10466-2604
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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Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital
16 Guion Place
New Rochelle , NY 10801-5502
Phone: (914) 365-3995
Fax: (914) 365-5440
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Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Administrative Title
Attending Physician, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center
Clinical Focus
Complex Pediatric and Adolescent Hip Disorders including congenital hip dysplasia; Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease; Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis; Femoroacetabular Impingement; Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Preservation Surgery; Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine; Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery; Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma; Neuromuscular Disorders; and Scoliosis Surgery
Research Focus
Congenital hip disorders; slipped capital femoral epiphysis; femoroacetabular impingement; and the impact of childhood obesity on the pediatric musculoskeletal system.

View Dr. Fornari's publications on Pubmed


Dr. Fornari earned his medical degree from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in Brooklyn and completed his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, where he was recognized as the outstanding chief resident with the Henry H. Banks award.  He then completed a fellowship in pediatric orthopedics and scoliosis at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego. 

Dr. Fornari’s main focus and passion is the care of his patients and their families.  Dr. Fornari’s expertise is in the management of complex pediatric and adolescent hip disorders as well as pediatric and adolescent sports medicine.  He has presented his research at numerous national meetings and has been published in major orthopedic journals, including the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research. 

Dr. Fornari has also volunteered overseas, working with Health Volunteers Overseas and Orthopedics Overseas to provide orthopedic surgical care and training in Malawi, Africa.  He is actively involved in the education and training of medical students, residents, and pediatric orthopedic surgery fellows.  Dr. Fornari is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA).