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.