David J. Yasgur, MD FAAOS
Director of Knee Surgery, Mount Sinai Health System at CareMount Medical
Awarded Top DoctorPrimary Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Total Joint Replacement Locations Undergraduate & Graduate Education
Cornell University College of Engineering: 1981
Masters in Engineering (Mechanical)
Cornell University Graduate School: 1982
New York University - Bellevue Hospital Medical Center: 1992 ResidencyOrthopedics
Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute: 1996 FellowshipOrthopedics
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
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
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons