Dr. Benjamin Byrd Bedford , MD

Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Overview

Benjamin B. Bedford MD is a fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in the treatment of all sports-related injuries as well as arthroscopic and open treatment of knee, ankle, shoulder and elbow injuries. He also performs joint replacement for arthritis of the hip, knee and shoulder. Dr Bedford has presented research and instructional lectures at numerous orthopedic conferences. Additionally he has authored research articles in topics related to orthopedics and sports medicine. He currently performs clinical research at the Nicholas Institute for Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma and maintains a special interest in the treatment of throwing athletes, including ligament injuries and cartilage defects. A native of Bedford, New York, Dr Bedford attended Fox Lane High School. He graduated cum laude from Middlebury College in 2000 with a bachelor's degree in biology and was a four year member of the varsity baseball team. He continued his education at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, graduating in 2004. He completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City where he was chief resident from 2008- 2009. Dr Bedford then completed a sports medicine fellowship at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama under the direction of James R. Andrews MD. There he received specialty training in advanced techniques in arthroscopic surgery. During this time he also participated in the care of athletes from the Alabama Ballet, Auburn University, Birmingham Barons (AA affiliate of the Chicago White Sox), Tuskegee University, University of Alabama and the Washington Redskins. Specialty / Clinical Interests: Arthroscopy of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle Cartilage injuries - repair / transplantation Injuries in throwing athletes Tommy John" elbow surgery Shoulder dislocations, labral and rotator cuff tears Knee ligament injuries Sports Medicine - all aspects Arthroplasty of the hip, knee and shoulder Fractures around the ankle, knee, hip, shoulder, elbow and wrist

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 15 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry,University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry

Graduation Date: in 2004

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital

Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna NYC Community Plan
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem CT HMO BlueCare
  • Anthem PPO Century Preferred CT
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Empire HMO
  • Empire PPO
  • Healthfirst NY HMO ABCD
  • Healthfirst NY Silver Leaf
  • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • NSLIJ Careconnect

Dr. Bedford's Office Information

Fax:
Website: nyorthodoc.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Bedford's Other Office Information

New York Orthopedics
159 E 74th St Fl 2
New York, NY 10021
(212) 737-3301

Fax:(212) 273-7487
Website:nyorthodoc.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
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New York Orthopedics
2 Overhill Rd Ste 310
Scarsdale, NY 10583
(914) 725-6970

Fax:(914) 432-8521
Website:nyorthodoc.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-4:00 PM
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