Dr. Liporace was born and raised in the New York City area. He attended the State University of New York at Binghamton for his undergraduate degree and then continued on to New York Medical College for his medical degree. After this, he completed the Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program at The Hospital for Joint Diseases / New York University in New York, NY. He then completed an orthopedic traumatology fellowship at Tampa General Hospital under the tutelage of Dr. Roy Sanders and the Florida Orthopedic Institute's Orthopedic Trauma and Reconstructive Service. His interests include interests include Pelvic and Acetabular Surgery, Complex Orthopaedic Trauma Reconstruction, Hip and Knee Reconstruction, and treating complications associated with Orthopaedic Trauma. For the last decade he has been clinically active and teaching residents and students. He has won numerous teaching awards within his institution and nationally.
He is currently Vice Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics and Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma & Reconstruction at Jersey City Medical Center. He is also Director of the Orthopaedic Institute at Jersey Medical Center. Additionally, he is the Director of Orthopaedic Trauma Research at New York University / Hospital for Joint Diseases.
Dr. Liporace has made multiple scientific presentations nationally and internationally and has over 70 publications in peer-reviewed journals and 10 chapters in Orthopaedic textbooks. He has done over 300 invited lectures pertaining to Orthopaedic Trauma and Joint Reconstruction worldwide. He is currently a reviewer for the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma as well as Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.
He is also the editor for the Lower Extremity section of Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 11 which is used around the world as one of the standards for information for Orthopaedic Surgeons. As well, Dr. Liporace has served on Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement related committees to ensure the optimal care of patients.