John E. Handelsman, M.D., FRCS, MCh Orth

John E. Handelsman, M.D., FRCS, MCh Orth

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
2035 Lakeville Road, Suite 300
New Hyde Park , NY 11040
Office: 516-488-5885
Fax: 516-492-3299


Dr. Handelsman is a Pediatric Orthopedist with 40 years experience.
Areas of expertise:
-Pediatric Neuromuscular Diseases
Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, Muscular
Dystrophy, Peripheral Neuropathies

-Hip Diseases in Children
Hip Dislocation, Perthes Disease, Slipped
Capital Femoral Epiphysis

-Peripheral Deformities
Club Foot, Rocker Bottom Foot, Pes Cavus,
Pes Planus,Leg Length Discrepancy,
Missing Bones

-Fractures in Children
Growth Plate Injuries, Osteogenesis
Imperfecta, Child Abuse

Areas of Expertise

  • Child Abuse
  • Independent Medical Examinations (I.M.E.)


References upon request.