David M. Dines, MD

David M. Dines, MD
Honored Professor
Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College Attending Surgeon, The Sports and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery
Co-director, Shoulder Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery
David M Dines MD is Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College He is also an Attending Surgeon in The Sports and Shoulder Service at the Hospital for Special Surgery. He is Co-director of the Shoulder Fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery. Previously he served as Chairman and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.(1996-2007)

He is considered as an international expert in shoulder surgery. He has published over 350 per-reviewed articles, many book chapters, edited and written 7 text books on shoulder surgery, He has lectured and presented extensively throughout the world.(over 1000 presentations).

He is Past-President of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons.(2004-5)

He has served as Team Physician for the New York Mets Baseball team (1992-97), United States Davis Cup Tennis Team (2000-2012), Orthopedic Director US Open Tennis Tournament (2003-2012) and as Medical Director of the Association of Tennis Professionals World Tour since 2000.

Dr. Dines is the co-developer of many Total Shoulder Arthroplasty Systems including the ZimmerBiomet Comprehensive © Shoulder Arthroplasty System. He is recognized as an international leader in Shoulder arthroplasty and has performed more than 2000 such procedures.

He has won numerous awards in Orthopedic surgery including The Sir John Charnley Memorial Medal for Arthroplasty, The Neer Award for Shoulder Research and many "Best Doctors" awards locally and nationally. He has received 11 separate student, resident and fellow teaching awards at HSS and LIJ over the last 20 years.

He is married (Judith) and has 2 children (Josh and Alison). His son Joshua Dines MD is an acclaimed Orthopedic Sports Medicine Physician at the Hospital for Special Surgery as well.

All Sessions by David M. Dines, MD

Sunday, December 12, 2021
Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
3:20 PM - 3:30 PM
(10 min)
Honored Professor Lecture: Rotator Cuff Repairs: My Perspective After All These Years - Successes & Failures Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
Monday, December 13, 2021
Team Physician & Providers Summit
8:41 AM - 8:41 AM
(0 min)
Panel: Professional Tennis: Working Together - The Therapist & The Physician Team Physician & Providers Summit
Panel Moderator:John M. "JT" Tokish, MD
8:41 AM - 8:47 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Role Of The Physician, Drug Testing & My Tips To Succeed Team Physician & Providers Summit
8:47 AM - 8:53 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Athletic Trainer & Physical Therapist: Taping & Emotional Support On & Off The Courts Team Physician & Providers Summit
9:05 AM - 9:30 AM
(25 min)
Panel: How Young Players View The Athletic Trainer & Therapist: My Role in Working With A Team Physician Team Physician & Providers Summit
Shoulder Arthroplasty
5:33 PM - 6:00 PM
(27 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: The Future & Evolution Of Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: A Potpourri & The Role Of The Subscapularis Shoulder Arthroplasty
Tuesday, December 14, 2021
Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
8:18 AM - 8:48 AM
(30 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: RSA & Repairing The Cuff: Yes/No? Physical Therapy: Yes/No? When To Move It, Is Notching A Thing Of The Past, Treatment Of Acromial Stress Fractures, Stemless Reverse Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
10:00 AM - 10:08 AM
(8 min)
Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Mistakes I Have Made Along The Way Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
4:40 PM - 5:10 PM
(30 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Honored Professors & Distinguished Professor + Kids - Back To The Future: The Rotator Cuff 2050 (Generic Rotator Cuff Anchors, Scaffolds, Patches, Revision Rotator Cuff Failures, Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
5:45 PM - 6:00 PM
(15 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Worst Complications Of My Career: What I Have Learned & Can Teach You Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty

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