Howard Y

Orthopaedic Surgery


Availability :

Harvard Medical School

1994 - 2002

Massachusetts General Hospital

2002 - 2007

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine (ORS)

Hospital for Special Surgery

Attending Physician

2008 - 2020

Currently Practicing

Board-Certified Attending

Location :

Paramus, New Jersey

Current Time:

12/05/2020 10:29

About Howard

I am a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon.  I graduated from Harvard Medical School and completed my residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency.  I completed a subspecialty fellowship in Spine and Scoliosis at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.  I also obtained a law degree - Juris Doctor - from Harvard Law School.  I have been in clinical practice for 15 years and have >20 publications including book chapters, peer reviewed original research and medicolegal scholarship.  I also was awarded a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a spinal implant.  I am an active surgeon having performed over 2000 surgeries in my clinical practice.

Harvard Medical School



1994 - 2002

Harvard Law School



1996 - 1999

Work Experience
Attending Surgeon

Rothman Orthopaedic Institute

Montvale, NJ

2018 - 2020

Attending Surgeon

Summit Medical Group

Paramus, NJ

2020 - 2020

Research Interests
  • Cervical myelopathy
  • Medicolegal policy
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Spinal deformity