Experience, Education & History



Cornell University
Ithaca NY
Major: Economics and Business Management

Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
BA in Economics

Post Baccalaureate Work

New York University
New York, NY
Premedical Coursework

Medical School

NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY
M. D.


NYU Langone Medical Center
General Surgery


NYU Hospital for Joint Disease
Orthopedic Surgery Residency


Lenox Hill Hospital
Sports Medicine Fellowship

Academic Honors & Awards

NYU Excellence in Muscoloskeletal Research Award - May 2008

CAMS Summer Research Fellowship Grant - Summer 2005

Cum Laude, Harvard University - June 1999

Dean's List, Harvard University & Cornell University - 1995-1999

Mitsui Scholarship to Japan - Summer 1994

Volunteer Activities

Orthopedics Research : June 2005 - Present

APEX Test Prep Program for 4th Graders : July 2005 - June 2006

Bedside Buddies Program President/Member : July 2004 - June 2006

Lighthouse Internation Reader for the Blind : June 2003 - July 2004

Winthrop Hospital ER : April 2002 - May 2003



New York State Medical Board
Board Certified: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Work History

Orthopedics Summer Research Fellow | NYU Hospital for Joint Disease

Associate | Corporate Swaps Marketing Group - JP Morgan Chase


Dr. Crispin Ong has been appointed to the American Journal of Orthopedics/Resident Advisor Board, the NYU HJD Clinical/Administrative Operations Committee, and the as a Mentor to NYU Medical Students interested in Orthopedics.


Conversational Chinese

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons - July 2008 - present
Arthoscopy Association of North America - November 2013 - present
American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine - Novomber 2013 - present

Team Coverage

New York Jets : 2013 - 2014

New York Islanders : 2013 - 2014

Hunter College CUNY : 2014 - 2014

Alvin Ailey American Dance : 2010 - 2011

New York University College Athletics : 2010 - 2011

NYC Public Schools Athletic League : 2009 - 2010

Hospital Affiliations

Northwell Hospital
Plainview, NY

St. Joseph's Hospital
Bethpage, NY

Mercy Hospital
Rockville Centre, NY

Melville Surgery Center
Melville, NY


Katz G, Ong C, Hutzler L, Zuckerman JD, Bosco JA 3rd Katz G, Ong C, Hutzler L, Zuckerman JD, Bosco JA 3rd.
"Applying quality principles to orthpaedic surgery. Instr Course Lect. 2014,64:465-72

Shulman BS, Ong C, Lee JH, Karia R, Zuckerman JD, Egol KA
"Outcomes After Fixation of Proximal Humerous (OTA Type 11) Fractures in the Elderly Patients Using Modern Technicques. Geriatric Orthopeict Surgery Rehabiltation. 4(1): 21-5
May 2013.

Ong C, Chan K, Kaplan K, Walsh M, Schweitzer M, Sherman O.
“Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Determine Preoperative Autograft Sizes in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Bulletin for the NYU Hopsital for Joint Diseases. 79(4):241-5

Ong C, Hall M, Youm T
Surgical Technique: Arthroscopic Treatment of Heterotopic Ossification after Prior Hip Arthoscopy. Clinical Orthopedics Related Res.
2012 Oct 10

Ong C, Kwon YW, Walsh M, Jazrawi LM, Davidovitch R, Zuckerman JD, Egol KA
“Outcomes Following ORIF of Proximal Humerus Fractures (OTA types 11). Treated with Locking Plates. American Journal of Orthopeidcs Vol XLL No 9
September 2012

Ego KA, Sugi M, Ong C, Montero N, Davidovitch R, Zuckerman JD
“Fracture-Site Augmentation with Calcium Phospate cement Reduces Screw Penetration following ORIF of Proximal Humerus Fracturs. J shoulder Elbow Surg. 21 (6) 741-8
Jun 2012

Ong C, Bechtel C, Walsh M, Zuerman JD, Ego KA
"Three- and Four-part Fractures Have Pooer Function Than One-part Proximal Humerus Fractures. Clin. Orthop. Relat Res.
March 2011

Egol KA, Ong C, Walsh M, Jazrawi LM, Tejwani NC, Zuckerman JD.
Early Complications in Proximal Humerus Fractures (OTA Types 11) Treated with Locked Plates. J Orthop Trauma. 22(3)159-164

Book Chapter

Ong C
"The Application Process" in Orthopedic Residency & Fellowship: A Guide to Success. SLACK Inc, Thorofare, NJ p. 23-31


20th Annual Lenox Hill Orthopedic Research Day Symposium June 2014, NY NY / Annual Fellows' Sports Medicine Conference at West Point - Westpoint NY
"Biomechanical Evaultion of a novel, inserter-deployed all-suture anchor in a glenoid labral repair model"

Lenox Hill/NISMAT Lecture Series April 2014
“Platelet Rich Plasma for Treatment of Tendinopathy”
New York, NY

Lenox Hill/NISMAT Lecture Series Octobery 2013/Tri-County Orthopedics Lecutre Series February 2014.
“Combined Ligament Injuries of the Knee”
New York, NY/Morristown, NJ

Lenox Hill/NISMAT Lecture Series December 2013
“Cartilage Injury and Repair in the Knee”
New York, NY

NYU Hopsital for Joint Disease Ortopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds June 2013
“Addressing the Hill Sachs Lesion: Humeral Head Bone Loss and Glenohumeral Instability”
New York, NY

Internation Society of Hip Arthroscopy Annual Meeting 2011/NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Staff Conference June 2013
“Treatment of Heterotpic Ossification after Hip Arthroscopy”
Boston MA/New York NY

American Acadmey of Orthopedic Surgeones Annual Meeting 2011/Orthopedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting 2010/NYU Sir Ropert Jones Scientific Program 2010
“Fracture-Site Augmentation with Calcium Phosphate Cement Prevents Screw Penetration following Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF), of Proximal Humerus Fractures”
San Diego CA/Baltimary MD/New York NY

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual meeting 2010
"Outcomes of Proximal Humerus Fractures Treated with Locking Plates"
New Orleans, LA

American Acadmey of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2007
"Early Complications of Proximal Humerus Fractures (OTA Types 11) Treated with Locking Plates
San Diego CA