Jordan Simon, M.D.

JORDAN A. SIMON, M.D.                          99 Dutch Hill Rd.
Orangeburg, NY 10962
(845) 359-1877


Private Practice

Orangetown Orthopedic Associates. Orangeburg, N.Y.
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, March 2001-Present
Nyack Hospital, Nyack, N.Y.
Good Samaritan Hospital, Suffern , N.Y.
NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases , New York, N.Y.

Director- Total Joint Replacment Center
Nyack Hospital, Nyack, N.Y.

Academic Appointments

NYU School of Medicine – New York, NY
Clinical Assistant Professor – Department of Orthopedic Surgey.

Education

Cornell University College of Engineering, Ithaca, N.Y.
Bachelor of Science, May 1990
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Concentration: Biomechanics
Honors: Graduation with Distinction
Dean’s List

New York University School of Medicine, New York, N.Y.
Doctor of Medicine,  May 1994
Alpha Omega Alpha honor society

Residency

New York University Medical Center, New York, N.Y.
Department of Surgery. Frank T. Spencer, M.D. Director
Surgical Intern
June 1994-June 1995

Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York, N.Y.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Joseph D. Zuckerman, M.D. Chairman
Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery
July 1995-June 2000
Honors: Senior Resident Research Award 2000

Fellowship      

Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York, N.Y.
Department of Musculoskeletal Research.  Paul E. Di Cesare, M.D. Director
Orthopaedic Research Fellow
July 1996-June 1997

Lake Tahoe Orthopaedic Institute, Zephyr Cove, NV.
Randy C. Watson, M.D. Fellowship Director
Fellow in Sports Medicine and Traumatology
August 2000-January 2001

Professional Certifications

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certified July 2003
Part I exam July 15, 2000- 99th Percentile
Part II exam July 2003

Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
USMLE Part 1 (1992), Part 2 (1994), Part 3 (1995)

University of the State of New York, State Education Department
NYS License, Medicine and Surgery #202-036

Medical Board of California
Medical License # A 70920

Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners
Medical License # 9312

Publications

Zuckerman JD, Kummer FJ, Cuomo FC, Simon JA, et. al. The Influence of Coracoacromial Arch Anatomy on Rotator Cuff Tears. J. Shoulder Elbow Surg. 1992; 1:4-14.

Koval KJ, Hoehl JJ, Kummer FJ, Simon JA. Distal Femoral Fixation: A Biomechanical Comparison of the Standard Condylar Buttress Plate, A Locked Buttress Plate, and the 95° Blade Plate. J Orthopedic Trauma. 1997;11:521-524.

Simon JA, Di Cesare PE, Ricci JL. Bioresorbable Fracture Fixation in Orthopedics : A Comprehensive Review. Part I. Basic Science. Am J Orthopedics 1997; 10:665-671.

Simon JA, Di Cesare PE, Ricci JL. Bioresorbable Fracture Fixation in Orthopedics : A Comprehensive Review. Part II. Clinical Studies. Am J Orthopedics 1997; 11: 754-762.

Simon JA, Dayan AJ, Stuchin SA, Ergas E, Di Cesare PE. Catastrophic Failure of the Acetabular Component of a Ceramic-Polyethylene Bearing Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Report of Two Cases. J Arthroplasty 1997; 12: 1-5.

Kauffman JI, Simon JA, Kummer FJ,  Pearlman CJ , Zuckerman JD, Koval KJ. Internal Fixation of Femoral Neck Fractures with Posterior Comminution: A Biomechanical Study. J Orthopedic Trauma. 1999;13:155-159.

Simon JA, Dennis MG, Kummer FJ, Koval KJ. Schuhli Augmentation of Plate and Screw Fixation for Humeral Shaft Fractures: A Laboratory Study. J Orthopedic Trauma. 1999;13:196-199.

Simon JA, Cahill JW, Rokito AS: Anatomy and Surgical Approaches to the Shoulder, Humerus, Elbow and Forearm. In: Spivak JM, Di Cesare PE, Feldman DS, Koval KJ, Rokito AS, Zuckerman JD (eds): Orthopaedics: A Study Guide. New York: McGraw -Hill; 1999: 75.

Jazrawi LM, Kummer FJ, Simon JA, Bai B, Hunt SA, Egol KA, Koval KJ. New Technique for treatment of unstable distal femur fractures by locked double plating: case report and biomechanical evaluation. J Trauma 2000: 48(1): 87-92.

Dennis MG, Simon JA, Kummer FJ, Koval KJ, DiCesare PE. Fixation of Periprosthetic Femoral Shaft Fractures occurring at the tip of the stem: A Biomechanical Study of Five Techniques. J Arthroplasty 2000: 15(4): 523-8.
Jazrawi LM, Bai B, Simon JA, Kummer FJ, Birdzell LT, Koval KJ. A Biomechanical Comparison of Schuhli nuts or Cement Augmented Screws for Plating of Humeral Fractures. Clin Orthop. 2000:  377: 235-40.

Simon JA, DiCesare PE, Koval KJ. Bioresorbable materials in orthopaedics.
Bull Hosp Jt Dis. 2000: 59(4): 232-40.

Dennis MG, Simon JA, Kummer FJ, Koval KJ, DiCesare PE. Fixation of Periprosthetic Femoral Shaft Fractures: A Biomechanical Comparison of Two Techniques. J Orthopedic Trauma  2001:15(3) 177-80.

Scientific Presentations

Zuckerman JD, Kummer FJ, Cuomo FC, Simon JA, et. al. The Influence of Coracoacromial Arch Anatomy on Rotator Cuff Tears. Annual meeting of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in Washington, D.C., February 20-25, 1992.

Simon JA, Hoehl JJ, Kummer FJ, Koval KJ. Improved Fixation in Osteoporotic Bone: A Novel Locked Supracondylar Buttress Plate. Annual meeting of the Orthopedic Trauma Association, Louisville, Kentucky. October 17-19, 1997.

Kummer FJ, Koval KJ, Simon JA, Pearlman CJ, Olsson O, Ceder L. Intra- vs. Extra-medullary Fixation of Subtrochanteric Fractures. Annual meeting of the Orthopedic Trauma Association, Louisville, Kentucky. October 17-19, 1997.

Frenkel S, Simon J, Alexander H, Dennis M, Ricci J: Effects of Microgeometry and Growth Factor Treatment on Osseointegration. NJ symposium on Biomaterials and Medical Devices, 1997.

Simon JA, Dennis M, Kummer FJ, Koval KJ. The Effect of Schuhlis on Fixation of Long Bone Fractures. Annual Meeting of the AmericanAcademy of Orthopedic Surgeons, New Orleans, Louisiana. March 19 – 23, 1998.

Dennis MG, Simon JA, Koval KJ, Kummer FJ, DiCesare PE. Effect of Technique on Fixation Stability of Periprosthetic Femoral Shaft Fractures. Annual Meeting of the AmericanAcademy of Orthopedic Surgeons, New Orleans, Louisiana. March 19 – 23, 1998.

Simon JA, Hoehl J, Kummer FJ, Koval KJ. A Novel Locked Supracondylar Buttress Plate for Improving Fixation in Osteoporotic Bone. Annual Meeting of the AmericanAcademy of Orthopedic Surgeons, New Orleans, Louisiana. March 19 – 23, 1998.

Simon JA, Dennis MG, Kummer FJ, Koval KJ, Frankel VH. Ultrasound Stimulation of Regenerate Bone after Distraction Osteogenesis: A Canine Model. Annual Meeting of A.S.A.M.I. International, New Orleans, Louisiana. March 15-17, 1998.

Simon JA, Koval KJ, Aharonoff G, Zuckerman JD. Mortality Risk after Hip Fracture.
Annual Meeting of the AmericanAcademy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Anaheim, California. February 6, 1998.

Dennis MG, Simon JA, Koval KJ, Kummer FJ, DiCesare PE. Periprosthetic Femoral Shaft Fracture Fixation Techniques: A Comparative Study. Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Anaheim, California, February 1 – 4, 1999.

Simon JA, DiCesare PE, Koval KJ. Bioresorbable Materials in Orthopedic Surgery. Hospital for Joint Diseases Senior Resident Presentation,  New York , NY. February 9, 2000.

Simon JA, Puopolo SM, Egol K, Zuckerman JD, Koval KJ. Accuracy of the Axillary Projection to Determine Fracture Angulation of the Proximal Humerus. Hospital for Joint Diseases Senior Research Presentation, New York, NY. May 25 , 2000.