ABOUT DR. ZASLAV

Kenneth Zaslav, MD is internationally known for his expertise in sports medicine, cartilage restoration and conditions of the knee and shoulder. Among his many distinctions, he is board certified in orthopaedic surgery, and has completed a fellowship in sports medicine at NYU and served as shoulder fellow at Lennox Hill Hospital. Along with serving as Past President of Advanced Orthopaedics, Dr. Zaslav is also a Clinical Professor at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University, and the current President of The International Cartilage Repair Society. He has been a visiting professor in medical schools in China, Chile, Mexico and Venezuela. He is currently affiliated with St. Francis Hospital in Richmond, Virginia and is a Castle Connolly Best Doctor in Orthopedic Surgery.

Kenneth Zaslav, MD is internationally known for his expertise in sports medicine, cartilage restoration and conditions of the knee and shoulder. Among his many distinctions, he is board certified in orthopaedic surgery, and has completed a fellowship in sports medicine at NYU and served as shoulder fellow at Lennox Hill Hospital. Along with serving as Past President of Advanced Orthopaedics, Dr. Zaslav is also a Clinical Professor at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University, and the current President of The International Cartilage Repair Society. He has been a visiting professor in medical schools in China, Chile, Mexico and Venezuela. He is currently affiliated with St. Francis Hospital in Richmond, Virginia and is a Castle Connolly Best Doctor in Orthopedic Surgery.

Education

  • Medical School:
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate:
    BA Biology: S.U.N.Y. Binghamton

Residency & Internship

  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency:
    S.U.N.Y. at Stony Brook
  • Internship:
    General Surgery, Albert Einstein and Montefiore Hospital, N.Y

Fellowship

  • Sports Medicine – New York University/Bellevue Medical Center
  • Shoulder Fellow – Lennox Hill Hospital

Board Certified

  • Orthopaedic Medicine

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Fellow, International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS)
  • American Association of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
  • Medical Society of Virginia
  • American Medical Association
  • Richmond Orthopaedic Club

Current Team affiliations

  • Company Physician : Richmond Ballet

Previous (Past) Team Afiliations:

  • Chief Team Physician Richmond Rage : ABL
  • Chief Team Physician : Richmond Rhythm : IBL
  • Team Physician NYU Athletics
  • Assistant Orthopaedic Surgeon : NY Islanders

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