Matthew Wagner, MD

Matthew Wagner, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Fractures, Adolescent Sports & Deformity Correction

Bio & Education

Dr. Wagner is the only Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon at St. Charles Orthopedics. His career in medicine began with his participation in his hometown (Dix Hills) volunteer Fire Department. He attended Bucknell University and received a Bachelor’s degree in Cell Biology and Biochemistry in 1997. He subsequently earned a Master’s Degree in Biology in 1999, Doctor of Medicine in 2003, and completed residency training in General Orthopedic Surgery in 2008 at SUNY Stony Brook. Dr. Wagner finished fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery at the Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital in Orlando, Florida under the mentorship of Dr. Charles Price the following year.

Dr. Wagner practiced 100% Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery in Southwest Florida from 2009 until returning to Long Island in 2013. He is a member of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.

As a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Wagner is knowledgeable in a breadth of pediatric and young adult musculoskeletal conditions and skilled in the surgical interventions necessary to address them. Dr. Wagner specializes in musculoskeletal Trauma including Fracture management and Arthroscopic treatment of common Adolescent Sports Injuries such as ACL tears and shoulder dislocations. He is experienced in surgery for Congenital Deformities of the Upper and Lower Extremities, and Benign Musculoskeletal Tumors. Dr. Wagner is also available to provide consultation for Developmental Assessments of the growing child.

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