I. Martin Levy, MD
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Practice Specialty
- Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
- Medical Education
- New York Medical College
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Hospital for Special Surgery
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
- Administrative Title
- Director, Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program
- Clinical Focus
Sports medicine, ligament and cartilage injuries of the knee, throwing injuries and instability of the shoulder, arthroscopy
- Research Focus
Meniscal biomechanics, ACL reconstruction, epidemiology of football injuries on artificial surfaces, measurement tools for graduate education, epidemiology of injuries of dogs participating in canine agility
The Grapefruit: An Alternative Arthroscopic Tool Skill Platform.
Is Teaching Simple Surgical Skills Using an Operant Learning Program More Effective Than Teaching by Demonstration?
Avoiding Complications and Technical Variability During Arthroscopically Assisted Transtibial ACL Reconstructions by Using a C-Arm With Image Intensifier.
Living with artificial grass: a knowledge update. Part 1: Basic science.
A preliminary retrospective survey of injuries occurring in dogs participating in canine agility.
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Martin Levy, MD, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopy. He is also an expert in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and revision of failed ACL surgery. Dr. Levy is a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine as well as the Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program Director. His experience is extensive, notably in arthroscopy and meniscus surgery, including meniscal repair, arthroscopic stabilization of shoulder instability, arthroscopic repair of SLAP injuries and other shoulder maladies in athletes, and arthroscopic and open solutions for patellar instability.
He earned his medical degree from New York Medical College. He was an assistant resident in general surgery at Metropolitan Hospital Center, Chief Resident in Orthopedic Surgery at Montefiore and fellow in the Sports Medicine Service at the Hospital for Special Surgery.
Dr. Levy’s early research focused on soft tissue biomechanics and injury epidemiology. More recently, he has concentrated on optimizing the surgical skills of orthopedic surgery residents using operant learning methodologies. He has created a surgical skills program for teaching the behaviors needed to use orthopedic tools fluently.