Dr. Gregory Galano, MD



Dr. Gregory Galano, MD

Dr. Gregory Galano, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Gregory Galano is a skilled surgeon, specializing in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Galano completed his undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University. He then attended Columbia University, where he received his medical degree. Further, he completed an internship in orthopedic and general surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. He also completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at the same hospital. Additionally, he is fellowship-trained in sports medicine at the Hospital for Special Surgery.

Dr. Galano is certified in sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is available for consultations at EMU HEALTH in Glendale, NY. Patients visit him for a myriad of concerns, including ankle pain, hip fractures, broken ribs, knee sprain, and spine pain. He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Association, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. In addition to pursuing his clinical career, he has authored numerous journal publications in his field of specialty and has given many presentations at professional society meetings.

Dr. Galano and his dedicated staff employ the most comprehensive approach to effectively manage injuries and pain through a customized treatment plan. He holds himself to the highest standard of care and is dedicated to creating a positive patient experience for every individual.

Qualifications and Experience

Education

  • Medical School – Columbia University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University (Bachelor’s)
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Internship in Orthopedic and General Surgery
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, Fellowship in Sports Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Specialties

Procedures:

Shoulder:

Shoulder arthroscopy, Shoulder joint replacements, Rotator cuff repair, Shoulder Labral Repair, Shoulder Instability Surgery.

Knee:

Knee Arthroscopy, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction,  ACL Reconstruction Patellar Tendon, Meniscal Surgery,  Total Knee Replacement (TKR),

Hip:

Hip arthroscopy, Hip Labral Repair,  Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) Surgery

Elbow:

Elbow arthroscopy, Elbow Joint Replacement

Ankle: 

Most procedures are performed under local anesthesia. Anesthesia sedation is available upon request

Conditions treated:

Shoulder:

Shoulder instability, rotator cuff tear, Frozen shoulder, Shoulder impingement, Clavicle fracture or broken collarbone, Arthritis, dislocated shoulder, Shoulder joint tear.

Knee:

Meniscus tear, Patellofemoral Instability, Knee Dislocation, Knee Sprain, Osteoarthritis.

Hip:

Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), Osteoarthritis of Hip, Enthesopathy of Hip, Hip Bursitis

Elbow:

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Tennis elbow,  Elbow Fractures, Elbow Bursitis , Sprain