Richard M. Seldes, M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard Seldes is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon in New York specializing in:

 

Board Positions / Medical Directorship

Viimed – Telehealth solutions. Helped design and coordinate use of Telehealth platform in chronic disease management and postoperative surgical management in large populations. Currently being used at Johns Hopkins University and The Hospital for Special Surgery

Hospital Appointments

  • North Shore University Hospital, Forest Hills, 
  • Director of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Lennox Hill Hospital, Manhattan, NY

Fellowship Training

2000-01      Adult Reconstruction Fellowship, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Residency Training

1999-00      Sports Medicine Chief Resident, Pennsylvania Hospital, Booth, Bartolozzi, Balderston Orthopaedics, Philadelphia

1998-99     Chief Orthopaedic Surgery Resident, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

1996-97      Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Orthopaedic

                        Surgery, McKay Laboratory, University of

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

1995-98 Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the                        University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Internship Training

1994-95      Internship in Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Education

1990-94     M.D.  University of Pennsylvania Medical School

1986-90     B.A.   Johns Hopkins University (Biology)

Faculty Appointments

2011 – present    Assistant Professor, Hofstra University School of medicine                        

1996-1997    Instructor in Anatomy, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Medical Licensure

Medical Physician and Surgeon of New York

Medicine and Surgery, New Jersey

Committee Appointments and Elected Positions

2018- Medical Director, First Managed Care Option, Inc

2013- Board Member, Viimed

2009- Reviewer, Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research

2006- Steering Committee, Institute for Orthopedic Science, North Shore – Long Island Jewish Health System

2004- Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, North Shore University Hospital at Forest Hills

2002-3 Assistant Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, North Shore University Hospital at Forest Hills

2002-3 Advisory Committee, Arthritis Foundation, New York Chapter, Brooklyn

2001-3 Quality Management, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, North Shore University Hospital at Forest Hills

2000 Organizer, Senior Health Day, North Shore University Hospital at Forest Hills

1998 Administrative Chief Resident, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

1998 Admissions Committee, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

1998 Grand Rounds Committee, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

1997 Pennsylvania State In-line Skating Safety Committee and Campaign, Pennsylvania State Committee on Trauma

Awards and Honors

2019 NJ Top Select Bone and Joint Surgeons

2019 NY Top Doctors

2019 Best Doctors of Queens, Hall of Fame Crystal Award

2018 Best Doctors of Queens

1999 Leonard Marmor Surgical Arthritis Foundation Award for Excellence in Adult Reconstruction

1998 Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society Research Award
“Contribution of the Acetabular Labrum to Articulating Surface Area and Femoral Head Coverage in Adult Hip Joints: A Study in Cadavera.”

1998 Eastern Orthopaedic Association Research Award
“Hip Fracture in Elderly Patients: An Orthopaedic Emergency”

1998 American Orthopaedic Association Zimmer Research Traveling Award
“Hip Fracture in Elderly Patients: An Orthopaedic Emergency”

Insurances Accepted