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William B. Macaulay Jr., MD

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William Macaulay, MD, is nationally and internationally renowned for solving the most challenging adult reconstructive problems. He has expertise in the latest minimally invasive, bone preserving, and recuperation enhancing trends in hip and knee replacement surgery. Nonetheless, he remains conservative with his treatment approach and uses surgery as the last resort.

Dr. Macaulay is active in medical student/resident teaching and research. He is the author of numerous peer-reviewed articles in professional journals as well as book chapters and delivers presentations at both national and international scientific meetings. Dr. Macaulay was included in the list of New York Magazine's “Best Doctors in New York” in 2010.

NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital
Primary Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery (Board Certified)
Education And Training
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Internship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship: Hospital for Special Surgery
Areas of Expertise
Orthopedic Surgery
Knee Surgery
Hip Surgery
Hip Fracture
Knee Injuries
Hip Problem
Tear of Meniscus of Knee
Knee Pain
Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery
Partial Knee Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement For Women
Knee Injury
Hip Pain
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
Arthritis Surgery
Arthroscopy of Knee
Knee Replacement
Joint Replacement
Hip Replacement
Orthopedic Trauma
Knee Problem
Hip and Knee Surgery
Hip and Knee Replacement
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [Columbia University Employee Plan]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
Local 1199
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
United Healthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare]
VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]


This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-4565
Primary Office
Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor: 2
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-4565
Fax: (212) 305-4024
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Secondary Office
ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
Suite 370
New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 305-4565
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
155 White Plains Road, Suite 105
Tarrytown, NY 10591

Phone: (212) 305-4565
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Non-English Languages Spoken:
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