Hospital for Special Surgery

523 E 72nd St, New York, NY 10021, USA

(212) 606-1529(212) 606-1529

HSS Stamford Outpatient Center

1 Blachley Rd, Stamford, CT 06902, USA

(203) 705-2400(203) 705-2400

Dr. Scott Wolfe, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

New York, NY

In-network insurances:

Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Medicare

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Voro score

100% recommended

4 out of 4 patients recommend this doctor after their visit.


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Dr. Scott Wolfe is acknowledged to be one of the most experienced, innovative and authoritative experts in orthopedic upper extremity care. He maintains an active practice and teaches students daily as a Cornell Medical School Professor of Orthopedic Surgery. He is recognized for his expertise in the wrist and complex nerve injuries, fracture care, and for his leadership in improving the surgical education, skill level, and techniques practiced by the most up-to-date hand surgeons. As lead author, he has published well over 100 major papers throughout his 25 year career in the most respected, peer-reviewed, American medical journals. His career goal is to help achieve consistently superior patient outcomes in hand and nerve surgery. Dr. Wolfe is frequently called upon to operate on highly complex and problematic conditions. He treats upper extremity problems that are incapacitating to the fingers, hands, wrists, elbows and the plexus in patients of all ages. World class musicians and professional athletes have had their mobility restored through the care of Dr. Wolfe, who has consistently been rated as one of New York's best doctors for over twenty years.



Weill Medical College Cornell University, MD, 1984
The John Hopkins University, BA, 1980


Plastic Surgery


Hospital for Special Surgery, 1989 (residency)
Columbia Orthopedics Medical Center, 1990 (fellowship)
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How was your experience with the doctor?Smashed my hand in a door, don’t get me started on the series of unfortunate events that led to that... BUT Dr. Wolfe did a great job helping with my recovery.
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