Dr. Danoff’s top priority is to eliminate pain and restore his patient’s active lifestyles.

image4Jonathan R. Danoff, MD is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement surgery. He is skilled in minimally invasive surgery, as well as advanced techniques in direct anterior total hip replacement, partial and total knee replacement, and managing complications of failed or painful hip and knee replacements. He also specializes in fractures around joint replacements (“periprosthetic fractures”), as well as hip fractures. Should an operation be indicated, Dr. Danoff may employ some of the latest and most advanced techniques in computer navigation and/or robotic surgery to restore joint mobility while striving to seek the best outcome for patients. Dr. Danoff has a research interest in rapid recovery protocols and multimodal pain regimens to decrease postoperative pain. 
A native of Long Island, Dr. Danoff graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Sciences with a degree in biomedical engineering. He received his doctor of medicine degree from Penn State College of Medicine and completed his orthopedic residency at Columbia University in New York City. He also completed the Harrison L. McLaughlin Fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma Research at the Trauma Training Center at Columbia University Medical Center as part of a combined residency/research training program. Dr. Danoff completed his fellowship in adult reconstructive surgery at the renowned Rothman Institute in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Danoff is a widely published physician-scientist, who is a dedicated educator and clinician. He holds a US patent for a novel orthopedic hip implant and has a passion for orthopedic research having published over 50 scientific articles, book chapters, editorials, and surgical instructional videos on a range of orthopedic topics and he has edited a textbook on the diagnosis and management of periprosthetic joint infections. Dr. Danoff has been an invited presenter on a variety of topics in orthopedic surgery at local, national, and international orthopedic meetings. He has earned multiple accolades for his academic accomplishments including being honored with the Frank E. Stinchfield, M.D. Award for Excellence in Orthopedic Surgery for his research contributions. He is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS).


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Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell (Hempstead, NY)
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, Joint Reconstruction Specialist
Northwell Health Physician Partners (Manhasset, NY)
Associate Medical Director, Alvin & Dorothy Schwartz Ambulatory Surgery Center
North Shore University Hospital (Manhasset, NY)
Director, Orthopaedic Surgery Research
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute, (Great Neck, NY)
Director, Arthroplasty Research
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute, (Great Neck, NY)


Rothman Institute, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (Philadelphia, PA)
  Fellowship: Adult Reconstruction
Columbia University Medical Center (New York, NY)
  Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center (New York, NY)
  Internship: Orthopaedic Surgery
› Columbia University Medical Center, Trauma Training Center (New York, NY)
  Harrison L. McLaughlin Orthopaedic Trauma Research Fellow 
› Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine (Hershey, PA)
  Doctor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science (Philadelphia, PA)
  Bachelor of Applied Science in Biomedical Science


North Shore University Hospital
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Long Island Jewish Valley Stream Hospital
Northwell Health Physician Partners
Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute


Physician License, New York
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Board Certified


› American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, Fellow Member
› American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Fellow Member
› International Congress for Joint Reconstruction
› Musculoskeletal Infection Society
› Medical Society of the State of New York
Nassau County Medical Society


Dr. Danoff has been recognized for his contributions to the field of joint replacement surgery. Click here to learn more.

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Orthopedic Surgeon, Operation Walk USA, LIJ Valley Stream Chapter, Valley Stream, NY, 2/2/2018
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