Balazs Galdi, MD is an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Rutgers-New
Jersey Medical School. Dr. Galdi is originally from the North Jersey area.
Growing up in North Bergen, he attended Bergen Catholic High School in
Oradell, where he was a First Team All-County Athlete in tennis. Following
high school, Dr. Galdi received his undergraduate degree in Biological
Sciences from Rutgers University in New Brunswick. While at Rutgers, not
only was he was Captain and Most Valuable Player of the Division I Men’s
Varsity Tennis Team, but he also graduated Summa Cum Laude with highest
honors. Furthermore, during his time “On the Banks”, he was
inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society, received the
Big East Conference Scholar-Athlete and the Rutgers College Scholastic
Excellence awards, and was inducted into the Dean’s List each of
his eight semesters. After college, Dr. Galdi subsequently received his
medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York,
where he was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
and was named a Golding Distinguished Scholar. After medical school, Dr.
Galdi completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of
Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark. Following residency, Dr.
Galdi completed the world-renowned Charles Neer Fellowship in Shoulder,
Elbow, and Sports Medicine at Columbia University. While in fellowship,
Dr. Galdi assisted in the care of the New York Yankees.
Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Sports Medicine