The trauma and fracture care specialists at Northwell Health are not just treating patients, they are educating the next generation of physicians, colleagues, and performing research to shape the future of treatment.

Professional education

The trauma and fracture physicians educate physicians through work with medical residents and quarterly trauma/fracture-focused meetings.

Residency opportunities

The orthopaedic residency program at Northwell Health includes mandatory participation in the trauma program. Click on the link below to learn more.

Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwell Health

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell’s Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery provides a comprehensive onsite experience in all aspects of orthopaedic surgery, including basic science and clinical orthopaedic surgery with a strong emphasis in basic science and clinical research.

Quarterly meetings

The team holds quarterly meetings focused on different areas within trauma and fracture care. Meetings are open to orthopaedists from Northwell Health as well as professionals from outside organizations.


The trauma and fracture team is actively involved in research through collaboration with the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. Current areas of focus include using 3D printing to correct bone defects and evaluation of hip fracture data and patient success rates.

Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

The Orthopaedic Institute offers a full range of services — including evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitative care — for illnesses and injuries affecting your bones, joints, muscles, ligaments and tendons.

Meet our patients

Learn how the care from our trauma and fracture specialists help patients like Domenico Vecchie.