Evan Schwechter, MD

Evan Schwechter, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery in Bronx, NY


 (718) 920-2060

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Office Hours

Monday:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday:
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


4141 Carpenter Avenue,
Bronx, NY

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About Dr. Schwechter


Dr. Evan Schwechter completed his medical degree at UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School. He served as intern and resident at Montefiore Medical Center, where he was awarded the Richard Selznick Memorial Research award. He completed his fellowship in adult joint reconstruction surgery at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School.  
Dr. Schwechter specializes in adult primary and revision hip and knee replacement, with a particular interest in complex joint replacement, computer assisted joint replacement, partial knee replacement, and patient specific total knee replacement. 
His research has been published in major orthopaedic journals including the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) and the Journal of Arthroplasty (JOA), and has been presented at several national meetings.  Dr. Schwechter is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS).

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Services Offered



Hip osteoarthritis
Hip fractures
Hip conditions
Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty
Knee arthroscopy
Hip and knee surgery
Total joint replacement
Hip joint arthroplasty
Knee reconstruction
Revision hip surgery
Hip reconstruction
Knee arthroplasty
Knee trauma
Knee osteonecrosis
Knee osteroarthritis
Partial knee arthroplasty

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Adult Reconstruction Surgery, 2011 - 2012

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2006 - 2011

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 2006

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Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery

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Medical Licenses

NY State Medical License
2012 - 2021

MA State Medical License
2011 - 2014

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Work Experience


MMC Faculty Practice
Bronx, NY
2012 - Present

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Hospital Affiliations

Montefiore Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Bronx, NY

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Former Affiliation
Boston, MA

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Awards

Richard Selznick Memorial Research Award
Montefiore Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010

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Professional Memberships

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons - AAHKS
Fellow

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons - AAOS
Fellow

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Publications



PubMed

Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty for Distal Femur Fractures: A Systematic Review of Indications, Implants, Techniques, and Results.
American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.)
Chen, F., Li, R., Lall, A., Schwechter, E. M.
7/1/2017

Abstract

Long-Term Hydroxyurea Use Is Associated with Lower Levels of Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease
61st Annual American Society of Hematology Meeting
Evan Schwechter
12/7/2019
Orlando, FL

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