• Mark J. Klion, M.D. | BIO

      Mark Klion, M.D.Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

      SPECIALTY

      • Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery
      • Reconstructive shoulder and knee surgery

      Dr. Klion is a clinical instructor at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and is an active member of the shoulder/knee and sports medicine service. He performs the newest techniques for arthroscopic knee and shoulder reconstructive surgeries. Dr. Klion is one of the creators of BodyworksMD, home rehabilitation DVD series.

      Dr. Klion also has extensive expertise in the treatment of fractures.

      HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS
      Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY / Clinical Instructor
      Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens – Long Island City, NY

      BOARD CERTIFICATION
      Board Certified: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (August 1997)
      Recertified (ABOS) 2007

      SPORTS MEDICINE / ARTHROSCOPY FELLOWSHIP
      University of Chicago, Dr. Bruce Reider (August 1994- July 1995)

      ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY RESIDENCY
      Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York (July 1990-June 1994)

      SURGERY INTERNSHIP
      Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York (July 1989-June 1990)

      MEDICAL SCHOOL
      Mount Sinai School of Medicine (1985-1989)

      POST GRADUATE
      Columbia University (1984 – 1985)

      UNDERGRADUATE SCHOOL
      St Lawrence University, Canton NY (1984)

      MEMBERSHIP and ASSOCIATION
      American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery

      RESEARCH
      Dr. Klion is actively involved in orthopedic research. He has authored numerous medical articles and presented research at orthopedic conferences.

      DID YOU KNOW
      Dr. Klion is a competitive athlete with interests in triathlon and endurance races. He has completed eight Ironman distance races including Hawaii 2000/2001. He serves as the co medical director for the New York City Triathlon. He is the orthopedic consultant to the Triathlon Academy and Excel Triathlon team. He is a member of the Foundation Cycling team whose goal is to help raise money for charitable organizations.