The National Football League and NFL Players Association’s newly created NFL Player Joint Replacement Benefit Plan has selected Lenox Hill Hospital to assist eligible retired players in need of joint replacement surgery.
Lenox Hill Hospital is one of 14 leading medical centers from across the country carefully chosen for their expertise, high-quality service and reputation. The hospital will make available specialized, coordinated care to players covered by this new program.
Lenox Hill Hospital, ranked among the nation’s top hospitals in Orthopaedics according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2007 “America’s Best Hospitals” survey, is recognized internationally as a leading provider of services in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine The Hospital’s total joint replacement program utilizes the most advanced technologies for knee and hip repair and replacement.
Lenox Hill Hospital orthopedists also perform surgery of the spine, hands, and feet as well as reconstructive knee surgery, arthroscopy of the knees, shoulders, elbows and ankles, and repair of fractures.