Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is an expert in Orthopedics, a branch of medicine that focuses on rectifying ligaments, bones and, muscles. He is a richly experienced specialist in joints and bones with a bias on the knee, hip and, shoulder replacement surgeries. Throughout the years of his practice, Ira Kirschenbaum has shown great passion for constructive surgery that most of his patients are born with. He is also a household name in the sports arena, not because he is a player, but for the numerous surgeries, he has performed on sports players in New York.
Ira Kirschenbaum is an innovative medical practitioner. In his career life, he has designed and developed instruments for knee replacements and cementless hip replacement method. Dr. Kirschenbaum is a holder of several signature inventions in surgical gadgets and medical information technology. For instance, he designed the DVD Optimizing Techniques in Unicompartmental Knee Replacements, an American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons media product. Despite his outstanding work, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is still an active researcher in the sub-specialty areas of ceramic hip replacements, knee replacement techniques and, single incision minimally invasive hip replacement techniques.
Ira Kirschenbaum is a licensed and accredited medical practitioner. He is certified by all pertinent government agencies, organizations and, boards that oversee the medical industry. He is a member of important medical boards and institutions. He belongs to the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and, the Orthopedic Research Society.
Kirschenbaum is the founder and executive director of Medscape Orthopedics, which was later, acquired the web-based Medicare firm – WebMD. He served as the Advisory Chief Technology Officer at The Swiftpath Program LLC IN May 2014 and as an Editorial Advisory Board Member at Medscape in 2013. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum has B.S from Brown University, a degree in Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery from Albert Einstein College of medicine and, a Fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery from Thomas Jefferson University.