David A. Porter, MD

Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Surgeon

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David A. Porter, MD

David A. Porter, MD

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David A. Porter, MD

Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Porter is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon, specializing in sports related injuries of both athletes and non-athletes.

He completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City and a Sports Medicine fellowship at UHZ Sports Medicine Institute in Miami, FL. During his fellowship, he focused on minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques for the treatment of sports-related injuries, and served as one of the assistant team physicians for the Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat, and Florida International University.

His clinical interests include sports related injuries and total joint replacement. He is a member of AAOS and AOSSM and his research efforts include a variety of articles and book chapters on shoulder, knee, and elbow conditions.

Dr. Porter specializes in the treatment of a variety of orthopedic conditions and performs several orthopedic procedures including:

  • Arthroscopic Surgery of Shoulder, Knee, Elbow and Ankle
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Hip, Knee and Shoulder Joint Replacement
  • Adult and Adolescent Sports Medicine
  • Cartilage Repair and Restoration

Education

  • Undergraduate: Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA
  • Graduate: Graduate School of Biomedical Science, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) Newark, NJ
  • Medical: Rutgers Medical School, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) Newark, NJ

Training

  • Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital New York, NY
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: Lenox Hill Hospital New York, NY
  • Chief Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery: Lenox Hill Hospital New York, NY
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship: UHZ Sports Medicine Institute Miami Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute Coral Gables, FL

Professional Affiliations

  • American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS)

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