Craign Lomita, MD
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Practice Specialty
- Hand Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand & Upper Extremity
- Medical Education
- McGill University Faculty of Medicine
- Montefiore Medical Center
- St Lukes-Roosevelt Hosp Ctr
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
- Administrative Title
- Attending Physician, Hand and Upper Extremity
- Clinical Focus
Hand and upper extremity surgery and orthopedic trauma, congenital disorders, tumor surgery, as well as degenerative and sports-related conditions
- Research Focus
The effects of formal physical therapy on outcome of radial head fracture and of A1 pulley release on grip strength
Neoadjuvant radiation therapy for the management of myoepithelial carcinoma of the upper extremity.
How surgeons make decisions when the evidence is inconclusive.
Upper extremity surgery in children with cerebral palsy.
American College of Surgeons Fellow
Craig Lomita, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in hand and upper extremity disorders. Since joining Montefiore in 2010, his practice focus includes treating orthopedic trauma, congenital disorders and tumor surgery, as well as degenerative and sports-related conditions. In addition to his work at Montefiore, Dr. Lomita also serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Dr. Lomita obtained his medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec. He completed orthopedic residency training at Montefiore and was awarded a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the CV Starr Hand Surgery Center of St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York.
His research focuses on effects of formal physical therapy on the outcome of a radial head fracture and of an A1 pulley release (trigger finger) on grip strength.