David Feldman

Dr. David Feldman Consultant Spinal Surgeon

Years of Experience : 25

Nationality : United States of America

Languages Known : English, French, Hebrew, Spanish



David S. Feldman, MD is a world-renowned, American Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with expertise in treating complex pediatric and adult orthopedic procedures and treatments. He has over 25 years of expertise in pediatric orthopedics, spinal deformity, and joint preservation. He is the Paley Institute’s, Associate Director. Dr. Feldman is a visiting Orthopedic Spine Surgeon at Paley Middle East Clinic.
Dr. Feldman is an expert in treating spine abnormalities such as scoliosis and kyphosis and complicated disorders such as arthrogryposis, achondroplasia, MHE, hip dysplasia, and Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease.
Dr. Feldman introduced the use of a computer-assisted device to create and implement surgical procedures for repairing limb deformity, using hip distraction to treat Legg Calves Perthes Disease, and avoiding infections following spine surgery. He is actively working on several clinical research projects to treat arthrogryposis, scoliosis, multiple-hereditary exostoses, hip dysplasia, and limb lengthening. His areas of expertise include,

  • Spine Deformity Correction
  • Treatment of  Hip Disorders
  • Pediatric Orthopedics

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    Awards & Achievements

    • Maimonides Medical Award Issued by Chai Lifeline · Apr 2016
    • Best Doctors in New York Issued by New York Magazine · Jan 2015
    • Awarded New York Magazine's 'Best Doctors in New York' for 15 years straight! 2000-2015
    • Children's Benefactor Award Issued by Children of Meshi · Jan 2010
    • Children's Humanitarian Award Issued by Children's Tumor Foundation · Jan 2007
    • America's Top Doctor Issued by Castle Connolly · Jan 2002Issued by Castle Connolly · Jan 2002
    • Award for Excellence in Clinical Research Issued by Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society

    Education & Training

    • Fellow, General Pediatric Orthopedic & Pediatric Spine Surgery Hospital for Sick Children 1993–1994
    • Resident, Orthopedic Surgery NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 1989 – 1993
    • Intern, General Surgery New York University Hospital 1988 – 1989
    • Education Albert Einstein College of Medicine 1988
    • Yeshiva University logo Bachelor of Science, Biology 1983


    • Little People of America (LPA) Member · Sep 2019 - Present
    • American Orthopedic Association Member · Jun 2008 - Present
    • North American Association for the Study and Application of the Methods of Ilizarov Member · May 2005 - Present
    • Scoliosis Research Society Member · Feb 2005 - Present
    • Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America Member · May 1998 - Present
    • American Medical Association Member · May 1996 - Present
    • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Fellow · Jan 1996 - Present