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Alan J. Schefer, MD

Alan J. Schefer, MD


Hand Surgery


Mount Kisco Campus - 90
90 South Bedford Road
Mount Kisco, NY 10549-3412

Tuesday, Wednesday

Carmel/Brewster Campus
185 New York 312
Southeast Executive Park
Brewster, NY 10509-2338


Awards & Recognition

Best Doctors in America: 2015-2016, 2017-2018, 2019-2020

Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2013 - 2015, 2017 - 2019

  • Westchester Magazine: 2013 - 2015, 2017-2019

New York Magazine Best Doctors Award: 2013 - 2021




Undergraduate & Graduate

University of Pennsylvania: 1986

Medical Education

Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA: 1990


Mount Sinai School of Medicine: 1992


Chief Resident- Mount Sinai School of Medicine: 1995
Orthopedic Surgery- Mount Sinai School of Medicine: 1994


Hand Surgery- State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY: 1996

Board Certifications

Hand Surgery: 1996, 2009
Orthopedic Surgery: 1998, 2009


Hospital Affiliations

Northern Westchester Hospital

Ambulatory Surgery Center of Westchester

Professional Affiliations

Fellow of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery