Preferred Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Avrum Joffe, MD
Speciality: Orthopedic Surgery
Born and raised in Wyckoff, Dr. Avrum Joffe is proud to be serving his home community. A board-certified, fellowship-trained pediatric orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Joffe always opts for the most conservative and least invasive treatments whenever possible. “We’re 100 percent focused on kids and their needs,” says the father of three. “Our number one goal for every child is to optimize their function and help them reach their maximum potential.”
Dr. Joffe treats all pediatric orthopedic conditions and specializes in both pediatric fractures and sports injuries, including the latest techniques in ACL reconstruction. He’s experienced in treating both congenital and complex hip and spine deformities. Each of the themed exam rooms in his warm, inviting office was designed to be both family friendly and state-of-the-art. He uses technology such as digital X-rays to make treatments safe and practical for children. “Kids just want to get back to the playground, and we want to help them live their lives to the fullest potential,” he says.
Dr. Joffe earned his MD from New Jersey Medical School and completed his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital. He trained in orthopedic oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and pediatric orthopedic surgery at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, plus received the highest level of pediatric orthopedic training with a fellowship at the Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego.
Dr. Joffe remains up-to-date with the most progressive pediatric orthopedic techniques to provide the best possible outcomes for patients. He’s actively involved with Healing the Children NJ, which provides medical care to underserved children across the globe. “I’m committed to offering the latest and greatest treatments to kids,” he says.
106 Prospect St., 3rd Fl., Ridgewood
“Dr. Joffe is so patient and fun with the kids. Builds a great rapport with children of all ages.” ~Helen, Hillsdale