Christopher Scanlon, MD

Hip & Knee Reconstruction
Orthopedic Surgery, Hip & Knee Reconstruction, more

Locations and Appointments

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Center for Community Health at NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

515 6th Street
Floor 4
Brooklyn, NY 11215
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NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Brooklyn - Kings Highway

3417 Kings Highway
Floor 3
Brooklyn, NY 11234
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About Christopher Scanlon, MD

Christopher M. Scanlon, MD, MS, is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement. He is skilled in hip resurfacing, primary and revision hip and knee joint replacement, and knee arthroscopy. Dr. Scanlon has expertise in the latest minimally invasive surgical approaches, including quad-sparing knee replacement and anterior approach hip replacement. His practice leverages advanced technologies like robotic surgery and computer-assisted navigation. He is trained in the latest evidence-based approaches to promote rapid recovery and pain reduction for his patients.

Dr. Scanlon attended the University of South Carolina, graduating with a BS in biomedical engineering. After receiving his MS degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Miami, he completed his MD degree at the Drexel University College of Medicine, in Philadelphia. Dr. Scanlon finished his orthopedic residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and completed his fellowship training as part of the NYU Langone/ISK Adult Reconstruction Fellowship program.

Dr. Scanlon's research has focused on cartilage tissue engineering and other bioengineering topics. He has served as a reviewer for a number of academic journals, including Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach, and the University of Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Journal. He is an active member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the Biomedical Engineering Society. His participation in programs like the Wharton/Penn Ortho McNulty Leadership Program reflects his commitment to taking an active role as one of tomorrow's leaders in medicine.

Specialties & Expertise

  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopy of Knee
  • Athletic Hip Injuries
  • Hip and Knee Replacement
  • Hip and Knee Surgery
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injuries
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Problem
  • Hip Problems
  • Hip Reconstruction
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Hip/Knee Surgery
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Replacements
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement For Women
  • Knee Surgery
  • Ligament Sparing Knee Replacement
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Revision of Joint Replacement
  • Total Hip Revision
  • Total Joint Reconstruction
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Joint Surgery


  • Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Fellowship: NYU Langone/Insall-Scott-Kelly

Leadership, Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester

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