About Dr. Mendoza
Francis X. Mendoza, M.D., best orthopedic shoulder surgeon in New York City, is a graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons. Since completion of his orthopedic and shoulder training at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, he has served as the Director of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Mendoza is a member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, the Mid-Atlantic Shoulder and Elbow Society, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. As an educator, he regularly teaches residents and practicing orthopedic surgeons advanced surgical techniques for shoulders. He has been recognized as a top shoulder surgeon by Castle Connolly and by consumer groups.