Steven B. Haas | knee specialist NYC

Dr. Steven B. Haas, MD

535 E 70th St 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10021, USA

+1 212-606-1852

Steven B. Haas | knee specialist NYC

Dr. Steven B. Haas, MD, MPH, received his education and training at Harvard, Cornell and the University of Rochester. He is Chief of the Knee Service at Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Haas speaks nationally and internationally on knee and hip topics, and has more than 90 publications in the orthopedic literature.

About Dr. Steven B. Haas

Dr. Steven B. Haas developed a ground breaking surgical technique and instrumentation for performing Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement for which he was awarded a US Patent in September 2009. This technique allows patients to recover more rapidly.

Dr. Steven B. Haas has been featured as a developer and expert on Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement on WNBC News and NY1 News, and in Runner magazine, the New York Daily News, and the Cleveland Clinic Newsletter. He performed a Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement surgery that was broadcast live via webcast and also covered by WCBS News via their Twitter feed. Dr. Haas and his Minimally Invasive Knee Replacements were featured in a U.S. News & World Report Photo Essay “To Build a Knee.” Dr. Haas was featured in a segment on WCBS that highlighted his minimally invasive knee replacement procedure.

Dr Steven B. Haas Treatments

Dr. Steven B. Haas helped to develop innovative High Performance Knee Replacements that allow the knee to move more naturally and was awarded a U.S. patent on this technology in 2014. CBS News with Katie Couric and Sanjay Gupta featured a segment with Dr. Haas focusing on High Performance Gender Specific Knee Replacement. Dr. Haas also appeared on WABC News and in U.S. News & World Report as an expert on Gender Knee Replacement.

Dr. Steven B. Haas has pioneered the technology to obtain Custom Fit Knee Replacement and appeared on WCBS news in 2014 on Custom Knee Replacements. He also developed “Patient Matched” techniques, which use computer generated personalized instruments to accurately perform Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement.

In addition to Total Knee Replacement, Dr. Haas does minimally invasive robotic assisted Partial Knee Replacement.

Dr. Steven B. Haas holds multiple United States patents for orthopedic devices that he co-developed with Hospital for Special Surgery.


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Doctor
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Phone Number+1 212-606-1852
Honors & Awards

Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors, 2008-2018
Castle Connolly Top Doctors in New York Metro Area, 2006-2018
New York Magazine Top Doctors, 2007-2018
Healthnetwork Service Excellence Award, 2010
Phi Beta Kappa
Alpha Omega Alpha, National Honor Medical Society
Magna Cum Laude
Lewis Clark Wagner Research Award for Best Research Paper by a Resident, 1989
University Scholar in Medicine-Granted Early Admission to Medical School Through the University’s “Rochester Plan” Program

Insurance Plans Accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Medicare (Status: Non-Par using Medicare Limited Fee Schedule)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

Specialties & Expertise

Sports Medicine
Bone Fracture
Hip Surgery
Joint Replacement
Joint Pain/Swelling
Knee Osteoarthritis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Clinical Research
Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
Herniated Disc
Hip Osteoarthritis

Hospital Affiliations

Knee Society
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons


Hospital for Special Surgery – Residency , Orthopedic Surgery
Hospital for Special Surgery – Fellowship , Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry – Medical School
Harvard Affiliated Hospitals – Internship , General Surgery

Address535 E 70th St 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10021, USA

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