Paul Enker, MD, Long Island Arthritis & Joint Replacement, PC

The hallmark of Dr. Enker’s practice is individualized and compassionate care that incorporates the latest scientific methods that are proven and consensus-based approaches for the treatment of hip and knee arthritis.

“Each person who comes to my office is unique, and my goal is to restore my patients’ quality of life with the least amount of risk,” said Dr. Enker.  

Driven to improve patient outcomes, Dr. Enker pioneered the minimally invasive hip replacement procedure, the direct anterior approach, and introduced it to Long Island more than eight years ago. He’s performed more than 1000 anterior approach surgeries, receiving rave results from patients. Learn more about this procedure.

Dr. Enker’s Credentials

  • Founder of Long Island Arthritis & Joint Replacement, PC
  • Former Chief of Orthopedic Surgery and Co-Director of the Total Joint Replacement Program at North Shore University Hospital Glen Cove
  • Adult Reconstructive Fellowship | Sunnybrook Medical Center, University of Toronto
  • Fellowship | Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Penn.
  • Orthopedic Residency | McGill University
  • Diplomat American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery


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