About

About

My goal is to provide exceptional care and attention to my patients. I treat my patients with the same devotion as I treat their diagnosis. I am committed to a calm and attentive experience for my patients while together developing an individualized plan for treatment.

Dr. Popovitz is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He specializes in the treatment of the shoulder and knee. His special level of expertise is Arthroscopic Surgery. He has had the honor of treating many professional and collegiate athletes, including serving as a team physician for the U.S. Open Tennis Championships.

Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery

Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder & Knee

Sports Medicine

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Medical school

    • New York Medical College

  • Residencies

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Internships

    • St Vincents Catholic Medical Centers

  • Fellowships

    • NYU Langone-Hospital for Joint Diseases

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

130 East 67th Street, Ground FloorNew York, NY 10065
67 West 55th Street, Suite 205New York, NY 10019

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In the news

In the news

In the news
A total of 70 physicians affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital (MEETH) were listed in the 2017 edition of New York magazine's annual "New York's Best Doctors" issue...
A total of 75 physicians affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat (MEETH) Hospital were listed in the 19th edition of New York magazine’s annual “New York’s Best Doctors” issue...
Science 2.0 March 12, 2016 Meldonium: It Might Not Be Sharapova’s Fault Dr. Leon E. Popovitz, Orthopedic Surgeon, Lenox Hill Hospital ---------------- The Huffington Post March 8, 2016 What is Meldonium, And Why Do Athletes Like Maria Sharapova Take It? Dr...
Visalia Times-Delta September 8, 2014 Study Questions Value of Certain Knee Surgeries Dr. Leon Popovitz, Orthopedic Surgeon, Lenox Hill Hospital Read this Story