Young W Kwon

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Young W Kwon, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor;
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery)
NYU Orthopedic Surgery Associates

Clinical Addresses

Center for Musculoskeletal Care
333 E. 38TH STREET
4TH FLOOR
NEW YORK, NY 10016
Hours: Fri. 9 - 1
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 646-501-7223
Fax: 646-501-7234

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Medical Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Expertise

Elbow Surgery, Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy, Shoulder Problems/Surgery, Shoulder Replacement

Clinical Responsibilities

Dr. Kwon completed his undergraduate degree from Stanford University. Subsequently, he obtained both his MD and PhD from Northwestern University under the NIH (National Institute of Health) sponsored medical scientist training program. His post-graduate training includes orthopaedic surgery residency at Northwestern University Medical Center, a fellowship in shoulder surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, and a visiting fellowship in elbow surgery at the Mayo Clinic. He is currently an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at NYU - Hospital for Joint Diseases.

Languages

Korean

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, AFFINITY, AFFINITY EXCHANGE- ESSENTIAL, CIGNA EPO/POS, Cigna PPO, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, ELDERPLAN, GHI CBP, HEALTHPLUS CHLD HLTH (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHPLUS FAM HLTH (AMERIGROUP), HEALTHPLUS MEDICAID (AMERIGROUP), HIP ACCESS I, HIP ACCESS II, HIP CHLD HLTH, HIP EPO/PPO, HIP HMO, HIP MEDICARE, HIP POS, METROPLUS CHLD HLTH, METROPLUS EXCHANGE PLANS, METROPLUS FAM HLTH, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, Medicare, MetroPlus Medicaid, NY MEDICAID, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, OXFORD EXCHANGE, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare, Tricare, UHC COMMUNITY & STATE PLAN, UHC EPO, UHC HMO, UHC MEDICARE, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER, UNITED EXCHANGE- COMPASS, UPN Elite US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, WORKERS COMP

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Board Certification

2005 — Ab Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

1990-1997 — Northwestern University Medical School, Medical Education
1997-1998 — Northwestern Univ Medical School (General Surgery), Internship
1998-2002 — Northwestern Univ Medical School (Orthopaedic Surgery), Residency Training
2002-2003 — Cleveland Clinic Foundation (Orthoapedics), Clinical Fellowships

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

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Radiocapitellar Joint Contact Pressures Following Radial Head Arthroplasty
Cohn, Michael; Glait, Sergio A; Sapienza, Anthony; Kwon, Young W
2014 Jul;:1-12, Journal of hand surgery (American volume)
— id: 1066172, year: 2014, vol: , page: 1, stat: Journal Article,

The rising incidence of rotator cuff repairs
Ensor, Kelsey L; Kwon, Young W; Dibeneditto, Michael R; Zuckerman, Joseph D; Rokito, Andrew S
2013 Mar;:138-143, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 590302, year: 2013, vol: , page: 138, stat: Journal Article,

The rise of the metal elbow
Fajardo, Marc; Kwon, Young W
2013 ;71(1):24-31, Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases (2013)
— id: 845722, year: 2013, vol: 71, page: 24, stat: Journal Article,

Sodium hyaluronate for the treatment of chronic shoulder pain associated with glenohumeral osteoarthritis: a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Kwon, Young W; Eisenberg, Gerald; Zuckerman, Joseph D
2013 May;22(5):584-594, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 301132, year: 2013, vol: 22, page: 584, stat: Journal Article,

Use of the subscapularis preserving technique in anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty
Simovitch, R; Fullick, R; Kwon, Y; Zuckerman, J D
2013 2013;71(SUPPL):S94-S100, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 783032, year: 2013, vol: 71, page: S94, stat: Journal Article,

Return to sports after shoulder arthroplasty: a survey of surgeons' preferences
Golant, Alexander; Christoforou, Dimitrios; Zuckerman, Joseph D; Kwon, Young W
2012 Apr;21(4):554-560, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 162019, year: 2012, vol: 21, page: 554, stat: Journal Article,

Kinematic analysis of dynamic shoulder motion in patients with reverse total shoulder arthroplasty
Kwon, Young W; Pinto, Vivek J; Yoon, Jangwhon; Frankle, Mark A; Dunning, Page E; Sheikhzadeh, Ali
2012 Sep;21(9):1184-1190, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 174365, year: 2012, vol: 21, page: 1184, stat: Journal Article,

Outcomes of open reduction and internal fixation of proximal humerus fractures managed with locking plates
Ong, Crispin C; Kwon, Young W; Walsh, Michael; Davidovitch, Roy; Zuckerman, Joseph D; Egol, Kenneth A
2012 Sep;41(9):407-412, American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, NJ)
— id: 214172, year: 2012, vol: 41, page: 407, stat: Journal Article,

The rising incidence of arthroscopic superior labrum anterior and posterior (SLAP) repairs
Onyekwelu, Ikemefuna; Khatib, Omar; Zuckerman, Joseph D; Rokito, Andrew S; Kwon, Young W
2012 Jun;21(6):728-731, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 167507, year: 2012, vol: 21, page: 728, stat: Journal Article,

Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for failed shoulder arthroplasty
Patel, Deepan N; Young, Brett; Onyekwelu, Ikemefuna; Zuckerman, Joseph D; Kwon, Young W
2012 Nov;21(11):1478-1483, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 180262, year: 2012, vol: 21, page: 1478, stat: Journal Article,

Evolution of the reverse total shoulder prosthesis
Jazayeri, Reza; Kwon, Young W
2011 ;69(1):50-55, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 133194, year: 2011, vol: 69, page: 50, stat: Journal Article,

Management of humeral and glenoid bone loss--associated with glenohumeral instability
DiPaola, Matthew J; Jazrawi, Laith M; Rokito, Andrew S; Kwon, Young W; Patel, Lava; Pahk, Brian; Zuckerman, Joseph D
2010 ;68(4):245-250, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 133848, year: 2010, vol: 68, page: 245, stat: Journal Article,

A novel method to determine suture anchor loading after rotator cuff repair--a study of two double-row techniques
Khoury, Lisa D; Kwon, Young W; Kummer, Frederick J
2010 ;68(1):25-28, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 120731, year: 2010, vol: 68, page: 25, stat: Journal Article,

Suture anchor loading after rotator cuff repair: Effects of an additional lateral row
Kulwicki, Kevin J; Kwon, Young W; Kummer, Frederick J
2010 Jan-Feb;19(1):81-85, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 105921, year: 2010, vol: 19, page: 81, stat: Journal Article,

Analysis of reverse total shoulder joint forces and glenoid fixation
Kwon, Young W; Forman, Rachel E; Walker, Peter S; Zuckerman, Joseph D
2010 ;68(4):273-280, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 117344, year: 2010, vol: 68, page: 273, stat: Journal Article,

The rotator interval: a review of anatomy, function, and normal and abnormal MRI appearance
Petchprapa, Catherine N; Beltran, Luis S; Jazrawi, Laith M; Kwon, Young W; Babb, James S; Recht, Michael P
2010 Sep;195(3):567-576, American journal of roentgenology
— id: 111895, year: 2010, vol: 195, page: 567, stat: Journal Article,

Revision shoulder arthroplasty: an analysis of indications and outcomes
Sajadi, Kaveh R; Kwon, Young W; Zuckerman, Joseph D
2010 Mar;19(2):308-313, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 115367, year: 2010, vol: 19, page: 308, stat: Journal Article,

Complications of Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: Miscellaneous Shoulder Conditions
Golant, Alexander; Kwon, Young W
Complications in knee and shoulder surgery : management and treatment options for the sports medicine orthopedist London : Springer, c2009,
— id: 845792, year: 2009, vol: , page: 265, stat: Chapter,

Atraumatic osteonecrosis of the humeral head
Gruson, Konrad I; Kwon, Young W
2009 ;67(1):6-14, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 99280, year: 2009, vol: 67, page: 6, stat: Journal Article,

Proximal biceps tendon--a biomechanical analysis of the stability at the bicipital groove
Kwon, Young W; Hurd, Jason; Yeager, Keith; Ishak, Charbel; Walker, Peter S; Khan, Sami; Bosco, Joseph A 3rd; Jazrawi, Laith M
2009 ;67(4):337-340, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 105972, year: 2009, vol: 67, page: 337, stat: Journal Article,

Snapping scapula syndrome
Lazar, Meredith A; Kwon, Young W; Rokito, Andrew S
2009 Sep;91(9):2251-2262, Journal of bone & joint surgery (American volume)
— id: 101965, year: 2009, vol: 91, page: 2251, stat: Journal Article,

Management of massive and irreparable rotator cuff tears
Neri, Brian R; Chan, Keith W; Kwon, Young W
2009 Sep-Oct;18(5):808-818, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 566882, year: 2009, vol: 18, page: 808, stat: Journal Article,

Tendon transfers for irreparable rotator cuff tears
Neri, Brian R; Chan, Keith W; Kwon, Young W
2009 ;67(1):15-21, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 99281, year: 2009, vol: 67, page: 15, stat: Journal Article,

Open reduction and internal fixation of capitellar fractures with headless screws. Surgical technique
Ruchelsman, David E; Tejwani, Nirmal C; Kwon, Young W; Egol, Kenneth A
2009 Mar 1;91 Suppl 2 Pt 1:38-49, Journal of bone & joint surgery (American volume)
— id: 93739, year: 2009, vol: 91 Suppl 2 Pt 1, page: 38, stat: Journal Article,

Normal glenoid vault anatomy and validation of a novel glenoid implant shape
Codsi, Michael J; Bennetts, Craig; Gordiev, Katherine; Boeck, Daniel M; Kwon, Young; Brems, John; Powell, Kimerly; Iannotti, Joseph P
2008 May-Jun;17(3):471-478, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 566952, year: 2008, vol: 17, page: 471, stat: Journal Article,

Coronal plane partial articular fractures of the distal humerus: current concepts in management
Ruchelsman, David E; Tejwani, Nirmal C; Kwon, Young W; Egol, Kenneth A
2008 Dec;16(12):716-728, Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
— id: 91337, year: 2008, vol: 16, page: 716, stat: Journal Article,

Open reduction and internal fixation of capitellar fractures with headless screws
Ruchelsman, David E; Tejwani, Nirmal C; Kwon, Young W; Egol, Kenneth A
2008 Jun;90(6):1321-1329, Journal of bone & joint surgery (American volume)
— id: 79388, year: 2008, vol: 90, page: 1321, stat: Journal Article,

Three-dimensional motion of the scapula and shoulder during activities of daily living
Sheikhzadeh, Ali; Yoon, Jangwhon; Pinto, Vivek J; Kwon, Young W
2008 Nov-Dec;17(6):936-942, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 93940, year: 2008, vol: 17, page: 936, stat: Journal Article,

The rotator interval: anatomy, pathology, and strategies for treatment
Hunt, Stephen A; Kwon, Young W; Zuckerman, Joseph D
2007 Apr;15(4):218-227, Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
— id: 72731, year: 2007, vol: 15, page: 218, stat: Journal Article,

Revision shoulder arthoplasty
Kwon YW; Sajadi KR
Advanced reconstruction : shoulder Rosemont IL : American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2007,
— id: 4605, year: 2007, vol: , page: 623, stat: Chapter,

Elbow arthritis
Soojian, Michael G; Kwon, Young W
2007 ;65(1):61-71, Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
— id: 73028, year: 2007, vol: 65, page: 61, stat: Journal Article,

Porcine small intestine submucosa augmentation of surgical repair of chronic two-tendon rotator cuff tears. A randomized, controlled trial
Iannotti, Joseph P; Codsi, Michael J; Kwon, Young W; Derwin, Kathleen; Ciccone, James; Brems, John J
2006 Jun;88(6):1238-1244, Journal of bone & joint surgery (American volume)
— id: 74574, year: 2006, vol: 88, page: 1238, stat: Journal Article,

Neuropathic elbow arthropathy: a review of six cases
Kwon, Young W; Morrey, Bernard F
2006 May-Jun;15(3):378-382, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 69574, year: 2006, vol: 15, page: 378, stat: Journal Article,

Subluxations and dislocations about the glenohumeral joint
Kwon, Young W; Zuckerman, Joseph D
Rockwood and Green's fractures in adults Philadelphia PA : Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2006,
— id: 5486, year: 2006, vol: , page: 1285, stat: Chapter,

Arthroscopic Rotator Interval Closure: Effect of Sutures on Glenohumeral Motion and Anterior-Posterior Translation
Plausinis, Derek; Bravman, Jonathan T; Heywood, Christian; Kummer, Frederick J; Kwon, Young W; Jazrawi, Laith M
2006 Oct;34(10):1656-1661, American journal of sports medicine
— id: 65801, year: 2006, vol: 34, page: 1656, stat: Journal Article,

Management of persistent shoulder pain: a treatment algorithm
Iannotti, Joseph P; Kwon, Young W
2005 Dec;34(12 Suppl):16-23, American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, NJ)
— id: 74575, year: 2005, vol: 34, page: 16, stat: Journal Article,

Acromioclavicular joint - difficult problems and revision surgery
Kwon YW; Iannotti JP
Complex and revision problems in shoulder surgery Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2005,
— id: 3615, year: 2005, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

Management of early deep infection after rotator cuff repair surgery
Kwon, Young W; Kalainov, David M; Rose, Howard A; Bisson, Leslie J; Weiland, Andrew J
2005 Jan-Feb;14(1):1-5, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 55603, year: 2005, vol: 14, page: 1, stat: Journal Article,

Use of three-dimensional computed tomography for the analysis of the glenoid anatomy
Kwon, Young W; Powell, Kimerly A; Yum, Jae Kwang; Brems, John J; Iannotti, Joseph P
2005 Jan-Feb;14(1):85-90, Journal of shoulder & elbow surgery
— id: 57876, year: 2005, vol: 14, page: 85, stat: Journal Article,

Outcome after treatment of proximal humeral fractures with humeral head replacement
Kwon, Young W; Zuckerman, Joseph D
2005 ;54:363-369, Instructional course lectures (American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons)
— id: 56083, year: 2005, vol: 54, page: 363, stat: Journal Article,

Complications of humeral head replacement for proximal humeral fractures
Plausinis D; Kwon YW; Zuckerman JD
2005 ;87(1):204-213, Journal of bone & joint surgery (American volume)
— id: 47909, year: 2005, vol: 87, page: 204, stat: Journal Article,

Complications of humeral head replacement for proximal humeral fractures
Plausinis, Derek; Kwon, Young W; Zuckerman, Joseph D
2005 ;54:371-380, Instructional course lectures (American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons)
— id: 56082, year: 2005, vol: 54, page: 371, stat: Journal Article,

Management of glenoid bone loss in total shoulder arthroplasty
Kwon YW; Iannotti JP
2003 ;14:23-30, Seminars in arthroplasty
— id: 43168, year: 2003, vol: 14, page: 23, stat: Journal Article,

Operative treatment of acromioclavicular joint injuries and results
Kwon, Young W; Iannotti, Joseph P
2003 Apr;22(2):318-319, Clinics in sports medicine
— id: 38614, year: 2003, vol: 22, page: 318, stat: Journal Article,

Proximal humerus, capula, and clavicle
Kwon YW; Sarwark JF
Rockwood & Wilkins' Fracture in children Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2001,
— id: 3196, year: 2001, vol: , page: 741, stat: Chapter,

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor transiently stabilizes silent synapses on developing neuromuscular junctions
Kwon YW; Gurney ME
1996 Apr;29(4):503-516, Journal of neurobiology
— id: 43162, year: 1996, vol: 29, page: 503, stat: Journal Article,

Age-dependent penetrance of disease in a transgenic mouse model of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Chiu AY; Zhai P; Dal Canto MC; Peters TM; Kwon YW; Prattis SM; Gurney ME
1995 Aug;6(4):349-362, Molecular & cellular neurosciences
— id: 43164, year: 1995, vol: 6, page: 349, stat: Journal Article,

Leukemia inhibitory factor influences the timing of programmed synapses withdrawal from neonatal muscles
Kwon YW; Abbondanzo SJ; Stewart CL; Gurney ME
1995 Sep;28(1):35-50, Journal of neurobiology
— id: 43163, year: 1995, vol: 28, page: 35, stat: Journal Article,

Motor neuron degeneration in mice that express a human Cu,Zn superoxide dismutase mutation
Gurney ME; Pu H; Chiu AY; Dal Canto MC; Polchow CY; Alexander DD; Caliendo J; Hentati A; Kwon YW; Deng HX; et al.
1994 Jun 17;264(5166):1772-1775, Science
— id: 43165, year: 1994, vol: 264, page: 1772, stat: Journal Article,

Systemic injections of ciliary neurotrophic factor induce sprouting by adult motor neurons
Kwon YW; Gurney ME
1994 Mar 21;5(7):789-792, Neuroreport
— id: 43166, year: 1994, vol: 5, page: 789, stat: Journal Article,

Induction of motor neuron sprouting in vivo by ciliary neurotrophic factor and basic fibroblast growth factor
Gurney ME; Yamamoto H; Kwon Y
1992 Aug;12(8):3241-3247, Journal of neuroscience
— id: 43167, year: 1992, vol: 12, page: 3241, stat: Journal Article,