Elan M. Goldwyn, M.D.

We welcome the newest member of our team, Elan M. Goldwyn, M.D., a trauma expert who trained in the treatment of polytraumaElan Goldwyn MD picture due to severe injuries.  Dr. Goldwyn is treating patients with osteomyelitis, severe fractures (nonunions and malunions) as well as those in need of and acetabular surgery and post-traumatic deformity reconstruction.

Dr. Goldwyn joins us having completed his Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland.  Dr. Goldwyn brings this training and expertise to the complex treatment needs stemming from our Level I trauma center, which services the entire Queens community. 

After receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, Dr. Goldwyn received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  From 2004 to 2009, he trained in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.  Additionally, he has studied the advanced principles and techniques of operative fracture management.  In 2008, Dr. Goldwyn served as a physician volunteer for the Pediatric Orthopedic Mission for Health Education Relief in Guyana and is a physician volunteer for the New York City Medical Reserve Corps. 

Dr. Goldwyn is fluent in Hebrew. If you would like to meet Dr. Goldwyn and discuss a case, please contact him at 866-670-OUCH (6824).


  • New York - 2006


  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Academic and Clinical Appointments

  • 2010-present- Attending Physician, The New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens
  • 2010-present- Assistant Professor, Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College 

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Orthopedic Trauma Association

Dr. Goldwyn had developed a special interest in treating multiply-injured patients, injuries to the pelvis and acetabulum, post-traumatic reconstruction, and fracture surgery. His research interests range from diagnostic imaging of wrist fractures to surgical treatment of tibia fractures.

Practice Location & Information

  • New York Queens Medicine & Surgery, PC (Orthopedics & Rehabilitation), 163-03 Horace Harding Expressway, 4th Floor, Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
  • Patient Information 

To make an appointment with Dr. Goldwyn, please call his office at 866-670-OUCH (6824).

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