Aaron Daluiski
Dr. Aaron Daluiski is a clinician specializing in Hand and Upper Extremity surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1994, and completed his clinical training in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UCLA in 2000. Dr. Daluiski has also completed a research fellowship concentrating on the molecular aspects of limb development and bone biology. He completed the Hand and Upper Extremity fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery. His current research interests include the study of large scale outcomes in the pediatric hand patient population. Most importantly, he has a wonderful wife, Elizabeth, and three fantastic kids, Aidan, Madeline and Liam who spend their off hours exploring the Central Park Zoo, the American Museum of Natural History, MoMA, and all of New York City’s playgrounds.






Castle Connolly Top Doctor

NY Magazine Top Doctor

NY Metro Top Doctor


Affiliate Hospitals

Hospital for Special Surgery
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital



Conditions Treated

Below a list of conditions we specialize in

  • Children’s fractures of the hand and wrist
  • Webbed fingers (syndactyly)
  • Extra fingers (polydactyly)
  • Congenital differences of the hand
  • Little league elbow

  • Brachial plexus birth palsy
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Finger stiffness in children
  • Curved fingers



Frequently asked questions

We see patients at our primary office

523 East 72nd St 4th floor
New York, NY 10021

And in the pediatric orthopaedic clinic of the Hospital for Special Surgery

535 East 70th St 5th floor
New York, NY 10021

See also the map in out Appointment section

We treat surgical problems of the hand and elbow in adults, including stiff elbows, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger fingers, fractures, etc.

We also specialize in problems affecting the upper extremities of children, both congenital and acquired.
These include simple hand fractures, congenital differences of the hand, syndactyly (webbed fingers), extra fingers or toes, shortened fingers, absent fingers, children’s sports injuries of the hand or elbow, brachial plexus birth palsies, arthrogryposis and cerebral palsy.
See also our Conditions Treated section.

There is limited street parking, but there are multiple parking lots in our area.
The parking garage closest to our office is located at 525 East 72nd Street. Rates may vary.

The nearest subway stops are on the 6 train at 68th street or 77th street on Lexington Avenue.  The second avenue subway line will add additional service (Q and T lines) beginning in 2016.  

Yes. Please call or email us to set up an appointment.
If there is an urgent issue, such as a fracture that needs special attention, please let us know and we will do our best to get your child evaluated as soon as possible.

At the Hospital for Special Surgery, at 535 East 70th Street, New York NY 10021

Yes. Our primary affiliation is with the Hospital for Special Surgery.  We are also affiliated with (and Dr. Daluiski is faculty at) Weill Medical College of Cornell University and practice at the New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus.
Dr. Daluiski is a member and Director of Education for the Hand/Upper Extremity Division and a member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Division of the Hospital for Special Surgery.

We participate with:

  • Oxford Insurance (all plans)
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus, PPO
  • BC/BS Out of State PPO ONLY
  • Aetna PPO/HMO

If you have out of network benefits we can often work with you and your insurance company to make sure that you or your child can be cared for here at HSS.
We are able to see many children with Medicaid and without any insurance through the Lerner Pediatric Orthopaedic Center at HSS.  Please contact our main office number or make an appointment directly at 212-606-1267.

We try our best to accommodate patient in a timely manner, especially emergencies. Please call us to make an appointment.


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Hospital for Special Surgery / East River Professional Building

523 East 72nd Street, New York, NY 10021