Jason H. Tam, M.D. is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine with Mount Sinai Doctors. Dr. Tam is Board-Certified in both Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. He is skilled in the treatment of arthritic and traumatic disorders of the upper and lower extremities. He specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery, focusing on complex knee and shoulder pathologies. He is trained in the surgical as well as nonoperative treatment of many common injuries such as meniscal tears, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, and osteoarthritis. Additionally, he has a particular interest in rotator cuff injuries and shoulder instability.
Dr. Tam received his Doctorate of Medicine from New York Medical College and was awarded the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Award. He completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Westchester Medical Center where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Tam then completed his fellowship training in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at San Diego Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine.
Dr. Tam serves as an Associate Instructor for the Arthroscopy Association of North American (AANA) instructing and teaching residents and fellows arthroscopic and surgical skills. He is an active member of numerous professional societies, including the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). His research has been presented at the Radiology Society of North America Meeting, Eastern Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, and the Louis R.M. Del Guercio, M.D. Lectureship and Research Day.
Dr. Tam is committed to providing thoughtful and individualized care, seeking to the best possible outcomes for his patients.
- Mount Sinai Queens
- The Mount Sinai Hospital