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Press Releases

January 28, 2020 Adventure-Lover Says Yes to Knee, Hip and Spine Surgery at HSS So She Can Live Life to the Fullest

October 29, 2019 A Knee Replacement that Could Last a Lifetime?

June 5, 2019 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named "Top Doctor" in New York magazine and other Consumer Guides

February 20, 2019 Advances in Pain Management Mean Less Pain After Joint Replacement Surgery

November 9, 2018 Fall Prevention Measures Can Prevent Serious Injury

November 5, 2018 Study by Dr. Westrich Finds “Dual Mobility” Hip Replacement Implant Good Option for Revision Hip Surgery Patients

June 15, 2018 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named “Top Doctor” in Highly Regarded Consumer Guides

March 6, 2018 Study Finds “Dual Mobility” Hip Replacement Reduces Risk of Dislocation

January 8, 2018 Dr. Westrich’s Patient Writes “Diary of a Hippie,” a Book about His Hip Replacement Experience to Help Others Considering Surgery

December 18, 2017 Hip Pain: When to See a Doctor

July 26, 2017 On Fourth of July, Patient Thanks Orthopedic Surgeon for Restoring Her Independence

June 4, 2017 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named Top Orthopedic Surgeon in New York Magazine’s Best Doctors Issue

May 14, 2017 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named to New York “Super Doctors” List

May 1, 2017 Could IV Acetaminophen Reduce the Need for Opioid Medication After Hip Replacement Surgery?

March 18, 2017 Considering a Double Knee Replacement? Here’s What You Need to Know

November 29, 2016 Partial Knee Replacement Gives World Traveler a Leg Up: Extensive Research Led Forensic Psychologist to Hospital for Special Surgery from Virginia

June 1, 2016 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named Top Doctor in Orthopedic Surgery in New York Magazine’s Best Doctors Guide

May 24, 2016 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named to "Super Doctors" List of Top Orthopedic Surgeons

March 1, 2016 New Use for an Old Drug: TXA to Reduce Blood Loss in Joint Replacement Surgery

June 21, 2015 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named President of Eastern Orthopaedic Association

May 21, 2015 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named to New York “Super Doctors” List

April 15, 2015 Dual Mobility Hip: New Option in Hip Replacement Doubly Advantageous

December 20, 2014 Allergic to Metal in Knee Replacement: Desperate for Help, Patient Travels to New York to See Dr. Westrich

September 23, 2014 Computer-Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery Benefits Patients Who Refuse to Take Arthritis Sitting Down

March 14, 2014 Study: Losing or Gaining Weight Affects How Well Patients Do After Joint Replacement

March 11, 2014 Study Using Interactive Driving Simulator Determines When It’s Safe to Drive After Hip Replacement

June 24, 2013 Patients Needing Revision Surgery After Hip or Knee Replacement Should See a Specialist with Extensive Experience

May 22, 2013 Intensive Home Rehab, New Option, Gives Patients a Leg Up After Knee Replacement

January 28, 2013 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named in “America’s Top Doctors” Guide

August 14, 2012 Not Too Young for Knee Replacement: 34 Year-Old Resumes Active Lifestyle, Lands TV Job After Joint Replacement

December 12, 2011 After Hip Replacement Surgery — “Video Game” Tests Driving Skills

June 2011 Dr. Geoffrey Westrich Named Top Doctor in Orthopedic Surgery in New York Magazine’s Best Doctors Guide

May 16, 2011 Top Myths about Arthritis: Knowing the Facts Can Help You Manage the Disease

January 27, 2011 When the Weather and Walkways are Treacherous, Slow and Steady are the Way to Go

November 6, 2009 Referral from Olympic Gold Medal Champion Brings Russian Businessman to Dr. Westrich for Hip Replacement

April 5, 2007 Tony Award-Winning Singer/Actress Melba Moore Makes On-Stage Comeback, Resumes Busy Lifestyle After Hip Replacement Surgery Performed by Dr. Westrich

March 15, 2006 Dr. Westrich Saves a Woman's Leg after Five Doctors Give Her Little Hope