Dr. Armand Abulencia has been in practice as an orthopedist for over 20 years. After receiving his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine, Dr. Abulencia completed both his internship and residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital in General Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery, respectively. He then completed his fellowship training in Sports Medicine at the University of Chicago. With his certification by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Abulencia's specialties include sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery in the shoulder and knee. Additionally, Dr. Abulencia is fluent in English and Spanish.
With his extensive academic history as an instructor and mentor, Dr. Abulencia occupies the current role of Head Instructor of Orthopedics and Anatomy at the Hofstra PA Studies Program. He is also the Chief Orthopedic Team Physician for SUNY Old Westbury. In addition to these two positions, Dr. Abulencia holds active roles in multiple professional organizations, including being a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and a member of the American Association of University Professors.
During his years in practice, Dr. Abulencia has been involved in several research opportunities and actively presents his research and publications at local, regional, and national conferences. When he is not with patients, Dr. Abulencia enjoys spending time with his family in activities such as boating, traveling, and golfing.
- Mount Sinai Queens
- The Mount Sinai Hospital