Gregory Montalbano, MD, was born in NYC. He graduated from Albany Medical College and was awarded membership in the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. This honor was awarded to the top 5 students in a class of 128. Dr. Montalbano also achieved academic recognition, being awarded the Trustees Prize for outstanding academic achievement, the Sandoz Award for outstanding contribution to healthcare, and letters each year from the Dean of the College for outstanding academic performance.
During his training at HJD, Dr. Montalbano received didactic and hands-on training with nationally and internationally recognized senior orthopedic surgeons considered the ‘best in their field’.Following graduation from HJD, Dr. Montalbano went on to additional training at Georgetown University/Arlington Hospital in arthroscopic surgery and joint reconstruction. During that time he was a team physician for George Mason University and provided field coverage for various NCAA Division 1 athletic events, including the 1998 NCAA Division 1 Basketball Playoffs in Washington DC.
Dr. Montalbano is currently a clinical assistant professor at New York University School of Medicine and is a faculty member at Hospital for Joint Disease. He maintains a busy clinical schedule at his three private offices and in addition maintains an academic schedule as a faculty member of NYU School of Medicine, attending national conferences regularly and providing surgical training to the residents at NYUHJD.
Education & Training
Medical School - Albany Medical College
New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
Georgetown University, Nirschl Orthopaedic Center, Fellowship in Sports Medicine
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Awards and Publications
The Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute Senior Resident
Research Award for Excellence in the Performance of Clinical
Sandoz Pharmaceutical Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement
Trustees Prize in Pharmacology
Department Letters for Scholastic Excellence in Medicine
Deans Letter of Commendation for Academic Excellence
National Deans List (Who’s Who in American Colleges)