is an attending orthopedic surgeon at Winthrop University Hospital who specializes in sports medicine and shoulder surgery. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Columbia University – New York Presbyterian Hospital. During his training at Columbia University he completed a research fellowship in the Columbia University Trauma Training Center.
He was elected to be chief orthopedic surgery resident during his final year of training at Columbia University. He then went on to complete a sports medicine fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles where he assisted in the care of multiple professional sports teams including the L.A. Dodgers, the Lakers, and Kings, as well as local high school and college teams. He has also served as one of the physicians for the NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl game and the PGA Tour’s Northern Trust Open. His post-residency training focused on both surgical and non-surgical techniques to treat shoulder, elbow, hip and knee disorders in athletes of all levels, from teenagers playing organized sports to weekend warriors and elite athletes. Dr. Zouzias has also published multiple peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and has presented his research at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) National Meeting.
Dr. Zouzias performs shoulder, elbow, hip and knee reconstructive procedures including total shoulder replacements, and arthroscopic treatment of rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability, ACL reconstruction, and hip labral repairs.