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David Edelstein, MD
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Brooklyn, NY 11204
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David Edelstein, MD


 
 

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Dr. David Edelstein is a surgeon in the Maimonides Bone & Joint Center in Brooklyn, NY.  Dr. Edelstein completed his residency at Maimonides Medical Center and his fellowship at the Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute.

Specialty  

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated
Dr. Edelstein treats a wide variety of conditions including:

  • Arthritis  
  • Broken bones and lacerations
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Congenital hand problems
  • Nerve injuries
  • Rotator cuff disease
  • Trauma
  • Tendon injuries
Treatments and Procedures
Dr. Edelstein offers a number of treatments and procedures such as:
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Arthroscopy
  • Fracture treatment
  • Treatment for pain in hands and elbows
  • Sports related shoulder, elbow and wrist treatment

Dr. David Edelstein is actively involved in research and has published articles in orthopedic and hand journals. He has also presented research at regional and national hand conferences. His clinical interests include arthroscopy and minimally invasive joint surgery of the hand and wrist.  Dr. Edelstein’s treatment philosophy utilizes a multimodal approach to hand and wrist problems, including an in-office hand therapist, splints, injections and surgery. To avoid wrist problems, he advises avoiding hyper-extension of the wrists by keeping them straight in during activities ranging from doing push-ups for exercise to typing on a keyboard.  Dr. Edelstein believes in managing patient care without surgery if at all possible, and welcomes all patients, from newborn to the elderly.

Medical Education:
Medical School:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency:
Maimonides Medical Center
Fellowship:
Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute



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Publications:
Articles Listed in PubMed
   
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Primary Address:
6010 Bay Parkway, 7th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Hours:
Mondays, Thursday & Fridays


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