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HSS is ranked the #1 hospital in the nation for orthopedics and #3 for rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report "Best Hospitals 2017-2018" survey.

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We’d like to congratulate this year’s @USAFootball Heart of a Giant winner, Sabastian Quinn of Mendham High School! Presented by HSS and the @NYGiants, the award recognizes Tri-State area high school football players who demonstrate unparalleled work ethic and passion for the game. Sabastian was presented with the award by HSS sports medicine surgeon and Giants Associate Team Physician Dr. Samuel Taylor and Giants defensive end @iamjasonpierrepaul at a surprise student assembly. #HeartOfAGiant #HospitalForSpecialSurgery
"For many years, I couldn’t play tennis or golf let alone put on socks and shoes without experiencing serious pain in my left hip. The reputation of HSS for orthopedic surgery made the search for a surgeon to alleviate my pain that much easier. Thanks to Dr. Alexiades, living with pain is a thing of the past. I have a new lease on life as I’m ready to return to an active lifestyle pain-free!” – our patient Abbey, who had hip replacement surgery performed on him by HSS hip & knee surgeon Dr. Michael Alexiades and was in great spirits after his follow up appointment this past month! #hospitalforspecialsurgery
This past week, we were honored to welcome our friends from Greece for the annual HSS Stavros Niarchos Foundation Orthopaedic Seminar Program. Moderated by hip and knee surgeons Drs. Michael Cross and Peter Sculco, the two day seminar focused on the diagnosis and treatment of complex primary hip and knee replacements and aimed to immerse our visiting surgeons in the high-volume joint replacement environment at HSS. #HospitalForSpecialSurgery
At last night’s Sports Safety workshop at @nycblive, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, HSS Sports Safety educators taught coaches and parents how to reduce the risk of ACL injury for young athletes. Thank you to @215tahj and @md_trey5 of the @LongIslandNets for taking part! #hospitalforspecialsurgery #HSSafetyForTheWin
Last week at the world-renowned Rainbow Room, we proudly celebrated the 5th anniversary of the HSS Lerner Children’s Pavilion and raised nearly $1.3 million! Hosted by actor Jason Biggs, the event highlighted the pavilion’s pediatric care and research efforts, and included a special performance from the Chris Norton Band. Thanks to everyone for their continued support of our pediatric efforts at HSS! #hsskids #hospitalforspecialsurgery
With the holiday season upon us, Team HSS was proud to sponsor and participate in today’s 2017 Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run in Westport, CT! #hospitalforspecialsurgery
Our HSS Sports Safety team was proud to lead a workshop for @NYRR #RisingNYRR Program Team at the #NYRRRUNCENTER where they educated and trained coaches to help reduce the risk of ACL injury in young runners. #HospitalForSpecialSurgery #HSSafetyForTheWin #RunForLife
Dr. Scott Wolfe, hand & upper extremity surgeon recently represented Team HSS at this year’s Turkey Trot in Greenwich, CT! #hospitalforspecialsurgery #greenwichallianceforeducation
We’d like to wish para taekwondo champion and HSS patient Brianna the best of luck as she competes today at the International Wheelchair & Amputee Sports (IWAS) World Games in Portugal! #hospitalforspecialsurgery #HSSBackInTheGame
“Dr. Sculco’s reputation is well-documented, and when the time came to replace my right hip there was zero hesitation to give him a call. The overall patient experience at HSS was impressive and I cannot thank him and his team enough for the care they provided me with so that I could get back on the golf course pain-free.” – Our patient Vito, who had hip replacement surgery performed on him six weeks ago by HSS hip & knee surgeon Dr. Thomas Sculco! #HospitalForSpecialSurgery
As the official hospital of the Escogido Baseball Club in the Dominican Republic, we’d like to congratulate Ariel and Hugo, who at last night’s game were recognized on the field by team officials and HSS representatives as Escogido super fans! #hospitalforspecialsurgery
At our main campus in NYC, we recently opened our brand new Pavilion that allows access to surgical and non-surgical experts in Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement (ARJR), Sports Medicine, Spine, and  ambulatory care. Patients will experience a comprehensive range of outpatient services in a sophisticated and highly-personal environment of care. (Pictured from L to R: HSS hip & knee surgeons Dr. Peter Sculco, Dr. David Mayman, Dr. Michael Cross, Dr. Thomas Sculco) #hospitalforspecialsurgery