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Seth S. Greenky, M.D.

Dr. Greenky is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in adult reconstruction, including total joint replacement, sports injuries and fracture care. He received his medical degree from SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University. Dr. Greenky serves as the medical director for the orthopedic service line at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center as well as the section chair for orthopedics. Along with his brother, Dr. Brett Greenky, he serves as the co-director of the joint replacement program at the hospital.

Dr. Greenky is the Co-Executive Director and Founder of Operation Walk Syracuse, a not-for-profit volunteer medical services organization that provides free surgical treatments for patients in developing countries and in the United States.

Education & Training


Medical School

  • SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
    Syracuse, New York
    Doctor of Medicine, 1983


  • Northwestern University
    Evanston, Illinois
    Bachelor of Arts in Biology, 1978

High School

  • Nichols School
    Buffalo, New York
    Diploma, 1974

Post-Graduation Training


  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Cleveland, Ohio
    July 1988 to June 1989


  • SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery
    Chairman-Dr. David Murray
    July 1984 to June 1988


  • SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
    Department of General Surgery
    July 1983 to June 1984

Clinical Experience

Specializing in Adult Reconstruction including Total Joint Replacement, Sports Injuries, and Fracture Care.


  • State of New York
  • State of Florida
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1991
  • walk operation
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons