Michael A. Cushner

Michael A. Cushner, MD

Orthopedics, Sports Medicine
4.6 rating based on 512 ratings
(4.6/5 stars) 512 Reviews | 20 Comments
  • Yonkers – Ridge Hill
    Ridge Hill 73 Market Street, For accurate GPS instructions, use 1 Ridge Hill Blvd, Yonkers, NY 10710
  • (914) 831-4160
  • (914) 831-4161

About the Provider

Dr. Cushner is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who treats conditions of the musculoskeletal system, including traumatic injuries to the upper and lower extremities, as well as sports injuries and arthritic conditions.  He has completed specialty training in sports medicine and trained with advanced surgical procedures for the knee and shoulder.

He received a bachelor of arts degree from Duke University and a medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He then completed his residency training in orthopedic surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC.  After his residency, Dr. Cushner completed a fellowship in sports medicine/ sports trauma at the South Lake Tahoe Orthopedic Institute in Northern California.

Dr. Cushner has been practicing in New York since 2001. He is a physician member of the United States Amateur Boxing Association and has served as a team physician for U.S. Snowboard Team.  He works with many local sports organizations, including the Gaelic Football Association.  Dr. Cushner has published articles and book chapters involving orthopedic injuries and surgical techniques.

He treats a variety of orthopedic conditions for adults and children, including:

  • Shoulder injuries: rotator cuff, labrum and instability
  • Knee injuries, ligament, cartilage, tendon and meniscus injury
  • Arthritic conditions of the upper and lower extremities
  • Spine, neck and back pain
  • Conditions of the foot and ankle, cartilage and tendon injuries
  • Elbow injuries and traumatic tendon injuries
  • Fractures of the upper and lower extremities
  • Hand conditions, carpal tunnel, trigger finger, fractures
  • Workers Comp injuries

 

 

Dr. Cushner’s interview on “Deep Vein Thrombosis: The Silent Killer” on News 12 Westchester can be viewed at:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJfkHVuDrmo

 

 

 

Medical School
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine
Internship
Medical University of South Carolina
Residency
Medical University of South Carolina
Fellowship
Lake Tahoe Orthopaedic Institute
Board Certification
Orthopaedic Surgery
Hospital Affiliation
Hudson River Health Care
Rye Ambulatory Surgery Center
St. John's Riverside Hospital

Office Location (1)

  • Yonkers – Ridge Hill
    Ridge Hill 73 Market Street
    For accurate GPS instructions, use 1 Ridge Hill Blvd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    Ph: (914) 831-4160
    Fax: (914) 831-4161
    Directions

Comments

very polite , Humble & carisma looking straight into your eyes while talking to you. Great personality!
June 1, 2018
Satisfied
May 30, 2018
dr cushner is great doctorwest med should clone him
May 30, 2018
I had an excellent experience
May 9, 2018
good as always
May 5, 2018
Dr. Cushner and his staff are always accommodating and helpful.
April 26, 2018
I have recommended this physician to others
April 25, 2018
i am satisfied with the services therefore, I will switch from my personal primary care doctors for Wes-Med doctors. They are the best.
April 19, 2018
very pleased and satisfied!!!
March 15, 2018
is been a great experience
March 6, 2018
Outstanding long term care, concern, support and being readily available to help me and share his contacts, expertise
February 28, 2018
*Dr. Cushner is the best! So professional, caring & always helps me - Heals me
February 23, 2018
very professional
January 22, 2018
very good experience
January 19, 2018
good
December 22, 2017
good
December 4, 2017
I have recommended Dr Cushner's practice to other people.
October 18, 2017
very caring, pleasant and helpful
October 7, 2017
will definitely recommend.
September 21, 2017
Definitely Recommend This Provider
August 31, 2017