Building Community Support at the Local and State Level
NYSSOS is organized into 8 districts providing members immediate access to their local leaders and volunteers. Board District representatives serve as your direct connection to joining forces with New York's orthopaedic community to address issues/concerns and to celebrate in victories.
With this structure, NYSSOS is poised to act on legislation and regulations that effect your practice; support activities that create optimal practice environments; provide direct access to practice resources and legal counsel services; and host interactive events that foster professional and personal development.
We Are your resource for:
Advocating for the orthopaedic surgeon, patients and musculoskeletal health in New York.
2020-2025 Strategic Plan
In 2019, the Strategic Planning and Organization Committee met to develop a new 5 year strategic plan. Its goals were to identify, develop and address future trends affecting the practice of orthopedic surgeons in New York State through advocacy and socioeconomic recommendations. In 2020, the NYSSOS Board of Directors launched the plan:
September 2022 - September 2024
Orry Erez, MD
John DiPreta, MD
AAOS Board of Councilor Representatives
Orry Erez, MD
Barry Kraushaar, MD
David Pula, MD
Afshin Razi, MD
Director - Vacant
Daniel Green, MD (New York)
September 2023 - September 2026
Adam Bitterman, DO (Huntington)
September 2022 - September 2025
Robert D. Bronstein, MD (Rochester)
James Slough, MD (Amherst)
Kevin Plancher, MD (New York)
Brad Raphael, MD (Syracuse)