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Gregory Galano, MD

Shoulder and Sports Medicine Surgery

Specialties: Orthopaedics, Elbow, Fractures/Trauma, Hip, Joint Replacement, Shoulder, Sports Medicine

+1 212 861 2300


Dr. Galano is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with specialty training in the area of shoulder and sports medicine. He cares for patients with most types of orthopaedic injuries and conditions, and has experience in the care of athletes at high school, college and professional levels. Dr. Galano specializes in shoulder, knee, and hip arthroscopy, femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) surgery, hip labral surgery, ACL and meniscal surgery, rotator cuff surgery, shoulder labral and instability surgery, cartilage restoration and joint preservation surgery, shoulder, elbow, and knee joint replacement surgery and fracture care in adults, adolescents and children.




Shoulder, Hip, Knee, Elbow



Arthroscopic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Trauma/Fractures




Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD BA, Neuroscience 1997-2001



Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY MD 2001-2005



Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY Orthopaedic Surgery 2005-2006



Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY Orthopaedic Surgery 2006-2010



Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Shoulder and Sports Medicine 2010-2011

Hospital/Academic Affiliations



Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY

Mount Sinai Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY

White Plains Hospital, White Plains, NY


Surgical Center


Hudson Crossing Surgery Center, Fort Lee, NJ


Society Memberships

Specialty Society Memberships


American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery – Board Certified
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery – Board Certified, Sports Medicine Subspecialty Certification


Sports Team Affiliations:

  • Stuyvesant High School Football, Head team physician, 2014-present
  • East Harlem Pride High School Football, Head team physician, 2015-present
  • New York Rugby 7’s, Team Physician, 2015-present
  • New York PSAL Rugby 7’s, Head team physician, 2015-present



  • New York Super Doctors Rising Stars, 2013-2014
  • Selected as Chief Fellow, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2010-2011
  • Selected as Senior Resident of the Year, New York Orthopaedic Hospital, Columbia University, 2009-2010
  • Selected as Resident of the Month, Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, June 2010
  • Selected as Robert Carroll Resident of the Year in Hand/Upper Extremity at Columbia University, 2009
  • Selected to participate in AOA Resident Leadership Forum, 2009
  • Selection as a AOA/AAMC-ORR Representative, 2008-2010
  • Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma Best PGY3 Orthopaedic Teaching Resident, Columbia University, 2008.
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Johns Hopkins University, 2001
  • Graduated with honors in Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University, 2001
  • Golden Key Honor Society, Johns Hopkins University, 2001
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