David J. Yasgur, MD FAAOS

Director of Knee Surgery, Mount Sinai Health System at CareMount Medical

Awarded Top Doctor

Primary Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Sports Medicine
Total Joint Replacement
Locations Undergraduate & Graduate Education

Cornell University College of Engineering: 1981

Masters in Engineering (Mechanical)
Cornell University Graduate School: 1982

Medical Education Cornell University Medical College: 1991 InternshipSurgery
New York University - Bellevue Hospital Medical Center: 1992
Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute: 1996
Insall-Scott-Kelly Institute for Orthopedics Knee Reconstruction & Sports Medicine
Beth Israel Medical Center: 1997
Board Certifications Orthopedic Surgery: 1999, 2009 Hospital Affiliations 

Northern Westchester Hospital

Ambulatory Surgery Center of Westchester


NWH Doctor Discusses 3D Computer Modeling For Knee Replacements

Dr. Yasgur earned both his BS and Masters degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University in 1981 and 1982. He then worked as an Orthopaedic Engineer at the Hospital for Special Surgery from 1983 to 1987, where he designed and developed artificial joints for knee, hip, shoulder, elbow, and wrist replacement surgery.

Dr. Yasgur then completed 10 years of medical training, including his MD with Honors from Cornell University Medical College, in 1991. After finishing a general surgery internship at NYU/Bellevue Hospital, he then did his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of the nation's premier orthopaedic hospitals. His training culminated in a fellowship for Knee Reconstruction and Sports Medicine in 1997 at the Insall-Scott-Kelly Institute of Beth Israel Medical Center-North.

Dr. Yasgur is a diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners.  Dr. Yasgur was named Director of Quality and Outcomes, Orthopedic and Spine Surgery Insititute, Northern Westchester Hospital, Mt Kisco, NY in July 2010.  Dr. Yasgur was named to Castle-Connolly NewYork Metro Top Doctors in 2011-2015. He was named to Westchester Magazine Top Doctors in 2010 & through 2015. Dr. Yasgur was named to Becker's Orthopedic & Spine Review Top Knee Surgeons in US 2009 thru 2011. He was named to Westchester Wag Magazine Most Distinguished Doctors 2007-2015.

Awards & Recognition

Top Doctor Award – Westchester Magazine: 2013 - 2015

Castle Connolly Top Doctor: 2013 - 2015

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

In The News

Dr. Yasgur American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Website

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