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Dr. Samuel Karel Van de Velde, MDPHD

Dr. Samuel Karel Van de Velde, MDPHD

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    Overview

    Dr. Van de Velde treats all aspects of the lower limb, including pediatric, adolescent, and young adult hip preservation, sports pathology of the hip and knee. Dr. Van de Velde has a particular focus on specialized surgical interventions for hip and knee disorders, including: periacetabular Ganz osteotomies, femoral osteotomies, surgical hip dislocation and femoral capital realignment, hip arthroscopy and impingement surgery, anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, meniscal repair, meniscal transplantation, cartilage repair, and cartilage transplantation. After medical school in Louvain, Belgium, Dr. Van de Velde joined the Bioengineering Laboratory at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston where his NIH-funded research was commemorated with a Ph.D. in Medical Sciences at the University of Leiden in the Netherlands. While in Boston, Dr. Van de Velde was an Instructor in orthopedic surgery at Harvard Medical School and completed his master’s degree at the Harvard School of Public Health. He also received the Ruth L. Kirschstein Award from the NIH and won the prestigious O'Donoghue Sports Injury Award together with Thomas J. Gill, IV, MD. After completing his orthopedic surgical training at Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands, Dr. Van de Velde visited the Royal Children’s Hospital in Australia, and completed a fellowship in pediatric orthopedics at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. He then completed an additional year of specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of hip pathology in children and young adults in Perth, Australia. Dr. Van de Velde also received fellowship training in complex pediatric foot and ankle deformities and malformations at Seattle Children’s Hospital in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Van de Velde has published close to 60 peer-reviewed articles. He sits on the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Sports Medicine.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Orthopedic Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Leiden University Medical Center, the Netherlands (Residency)

    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON (Fellowship)

    Sir Charles Gardner Hospital/Perth Children's Hospital (Fellowship)

    Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA (Fellowship)

    Doctorate - Catholic University Leuven / Faculty of Medicine

    Doctorate - Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands

    Masters Degree - Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA

    Languages

    Dutch

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Orthopedic Surgeon, like Dr. Samuel Van de Velde, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Orthopedic Surgeon, like Dr. Samuel Van de Velde, may include:

    Orthopedic Consultation, Spinal Cord Surgery, Arthroscopy, Orthopedic Follow Up, Spinal Cord Tumor, Spine Specialist Consultation, Spine Specialist Follow Up, Vertebroplasty, Musculoskeletal Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma, Orthopedic Brace, Spinal Cord Minimally Invasive Surgery, Spinal Cord Reconstructive Surgery, Spinal Cord Second Opinion, Laminectomy, Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery, Hand Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Knee Replacement Surgery, Hip Replacement Surgery, Hip and Knee Surgery Consultation, Hip and Knee Surgery Follow Up, Orthopedic Reconstruction Consultation, Hand and Wrist Reconstruction, Orthopedic Reconstruction Follow Up, Total Hip Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Total Shoulder Replacement, Cartilage Transplantation, Elbow Replacement Surgery, Osteotomy, Ligament Reconstruction, Orthopedic Trauma Follow Up, Deformity Correction (Post Trauma), Joint Contracture Release, Limb Reconstruction, Open Reduction and Internal Fixation Surgery, Spine Immobilization, Allograft Reconstruction, Nail Cement Spacer Reconstruction, Prosthetics, Osteotomy, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Fingers Reconstruction, Reverse Shoulder Replacement, Spinal Infusions, Kyphoplasty, Partial Knee Replacement, Casting and Splinting, Revisional Hip Replacement Surgery, Revisional Knee Replacement Surgery, Limb Lengthening and Realignment, Spinal Cord Surgery Consultation, Orthopedic Second Opinion, Independent Medical Exam (Orthopedic), Orthopedic Consultation (Spine), Orthopedic Follow Up (Spine), Diskectomy / Discectomy, Spinal Cord Stimulator Implantation Consultation, Arthrodesis, Arthropathy, Orthopedic Consultation (Ankle), Orthopedic Follow Up (Ankle), Ankle Second Opinion, Knee arthroscopy, Hip arthroscopy, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery Consultation, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery Follow up and Viscosupplementation

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Columbia University Medical Center

    630 West 168th Street

    New York, NY 10032

    (718) 246-8700

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Journal of Sports Medicine

    Editorial Board Member

    2020

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Samuel Van de Velde accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Samuel Van de Velde is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Samuel Van de Velde offer online booking?

    Yes, you can use online booking to schedule an appointment with Dr. Van de Velde, or call (718) 246-8700 for more information.

    Does Dr. Samuel Van de Velde offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Van de Velde's office at (718) 246-8700 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Samuel Van de Velde speak?

    Dr. Samuel Van de Velde speaks English and Dutch.

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