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David Gallagher

David Gallagher, MD


Orthopedic Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery, and Sports Medicine


Dr. Gallagher has been a diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 2013. During his one year fellowship in the Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship Program at the Department of Orthopedics, SUNY Buffalo, he cared for the NFL Buffalo Bills.

Dr. Gallagher’s primary focus is on knees and shoulders with a special interests in the shoulder (Shoulder arthroscopy for rotator cuff tears, SLAP and Labral tears and Bicep tendinopathy). Dr. Gallagher is the first Orthopedic surgeon and arthroscopy doctor in the Vestal area performing a new procedure called Superior Capsular Reconstruction. This procedure treats chronic, un-repairable rotator cuff tears with a new alternative to reverse total shoulder arthroplasty, maintaining the native joint surfaces.

Contact Information

  • UHS Orthopedic Center
    4433 Vestal Parkway East
    Vestal, NY 13850
    Phone: 607-771-2220
    Fax: 607-251-2635
Additional Contact Information
  • Office Phone: 607-771-2220
  • Fax: 607-771-2225


Medical School

SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, NY


SUNY, Downstate Medical University in Brooklyn


SUNY Buffalo, NY

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery