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Richard Yoon, MD

About Richard Yoon, MD

Richard S. Yoon, MD is currently Director of Orthopedic Research at Jersey City Medical Center – RWJBarnabas Health, where he operates as an orthopedic traumatologist and adult reconstruction sub-specialist. Dr. Yoon started his orthopedic career prior to medical school by completing a clinical research fellowship in adult reconstruction at Columbia Orthopaedics. Then he attended Rutgers New Jersey Medical School followed by completion of his orthopaedic training at NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases. Finally, he went on to complete a year of combined fellowship training in both Orthopedic Trauma and Adult Reconstruction at Orlando Health and was also selected as one of the AOTrauma Davos Fellows, attending the prestigious Masters Courses in Davos, Switzerland.

Dr. Yoon has published numerous peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and books along with several presentations on the national and international level. He has earned his status as an American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Emerging Leader, and has been the recipient of multiple teaching and research awards.


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