Dr. David V. Lopez, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. David V. Lopez, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon | Sports Medicine

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719 North Beers Street Suite 1c Holmdel NJ, 07733
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4/5

About

David V. Lopez, MD, FAAOS, is a well-versed orthopedic surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at his private practice with locations in Little Silver, Lakewood, Freehold, and Edison, NJ. His practice specializes in minimally invasive sports medicine and joint replacement, including knee and hip replacements, shoulder replacement, rotator cuff surgery, knee ligament surgery, and the direct anterior total hip replacement. Furthermore, Dr. Lopez is affiliated with Riverview Medical Center, Bayshore Community Hospital, Shrewsbury Surgical Center, Metropolitan Surgical Institute, and Monmouth Medical Center. Moreover, he is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Seton Hall Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. Dr. Lopezs professional journey spans twenty years. In addition to his clinical work, he has contributed to the field of orthopaedics as contributing author to the book Field Guide to Fracture Management and co-author on other original scientific articles.

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Education and Training

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School 1999

Board Certification

sports medicine and orthopedic surgery from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Dr. David V. Lopez, MD's Expert Contributions
  • What does sports rehabilitation include?

    Sports rehabilitation is the treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries. Principally, physical therapists help athletes recover from less severe injuries like sprains and more major conditions like ACL surgery through targeted exercises. This helps a quicker return to play. READ MORE

Areas of expertise and specialization

knee and hip replacements, shoulder replacement, rotator cuff surgery, knee ligament surgery, and the direct anterior total hip replacement

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Seton Hall Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine -

Awards

  • NJ Top Doc 2020  

Treatments

  • Torn Meniscus
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Herniated Disc
  • Rotator Cuff Syndrome

Residency

  • Seton Hall University/St. Joseph’s Medical Center Orthopedic Surgery  2002

Fellowships

  • Institute of Bone and Joint Disorders Sports Medicine 

Dr. David V. Lopez, MD's Practice location

David Lopez, MD

719 North Beers Street Suite 1c -
Holmdel, NJ 07733
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200 White Rd ste 101 -
Little Silver, NJ 07739
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Get to know Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. David V. Lopez, who serves patients throughout the State of New Jersey.

Dr. Lopez, a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, is committed to excellence by pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopaedic care possible. Along with the treatment of immediate or chronic problems, he strives to integrate the doctrine of prevention in all of his treatment plans as a way to alleviate possible future difficulties.

At present, he sees patients at his private practice with locations throughout the state of New Jersey, including Little Silver, Freehold, and Edison. With specialization in minimally invasive sports medicine and joint replacement, he performs a variety of complex procedures in the upper and lower extremities, including rotator cuff surgery, knee ligament surgery, and the direct anterior total hip replacement.

Treating a full range of orthopaedic problems, the doctor is affiliated with several hospitals and medical centers in the area, including Riverview Medical Center, Bayshore Community Hospital, Shrewsbury Surgical Center, Metropolitan Surgical Institute, and Monmouth Medical Center.

His acclaimed career in medicine began in 1999 after he earned his medical degree from the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark, New Jersey. During that time, he also performed basic science research at the prestigious Whitehead Institute, an affiliate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He then went on to attain his Orthopaedic Surgery Certificate from Seton Hall University, where he served as Chief Resident at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey. He assisted with team doctor coverage for several Seton Hall University athletic teams and local area high school football. 

Thereafter, he completed additional pediatric orthopaedic training at the famous Dupont Children’s Hospital in Delaware. For further subspecialty training, Dr. Lopez completed a fellowship in sports medicine at the Institute of Bone and Joint Disorders in Phoenix, Arizona. It was there that he gained additional experience in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, joint replacement, and NFL injury grievance exams.

In order to keep current on the newest advances in his field, the doctor is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and orthopaedic sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, which is an organization with the goal of establishing educational and professional standards for orthopaedic residents and surgeons, as well as evaluating the qualifications and competence of orthopaedic surgeons. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Orthopaedic surgery is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopaedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders. They work in clinical and hospital settings.

Recognized for his professional achievements, Dr. Lopez has won several awards throughout his extensive career, including: NJ Top Docs, American’s Top Orthopaedists 2014 Joint Replacement, American’s Top Orthopaedists 2014 Arthroscopic Surgery, and American’s Top Orthopaedists 2014 Sports Medicine. He has also contributed to the field of orthopaedics and medicine as a whole, including being a contributing author to the book ‘Field Guide to Fracture Management’ and co-author on other original scientific articles.

Additional Information

Leading Orthopedic Surgeon, David V. Lopez, MD, FAAOS, Welcomes Patients at His Private Practice in New Jersey 

David V. Lopez, MD, FAAOS, is a well-versed orthopedic surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at his private practice with locations in Little Silver, Lakewood, Freehold, and Edison, NJ. His practice specializes in minimally invasive sports medicine and joint replacement, including knee and hip replacements, shoulder replacement, rotator cuff surgery, knee ligament surgery, and the direct anterior total hip replacement. Furthermore, Dr. Lopez is affiliated with Riverview Medical Center, Bayshore Community Hospital, Shrewsbury Surgical Center, Metropolitan Surgical Institute, and Monmouth Medical Center. Moreover, he is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Seton Hall Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. Dr. Lopez’s professional journey spans twenty years. In addition to his clinical work, he has contributed to the field of orthopaedics as contributing author to the book Field Guide to Fracture Management and co-author on other original scientific articles. For more information about Dr. David V. Lopez, please visit https://lopezortho.com/doctors/dr-david-v-lopez/.

David V. Lopez, MD, FAAOS, attended the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, now Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, in Newark, NJ, and received his medical degree in 1998. While in medical school, he completed his basic science research at the prestigious Whitehead Institute/Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Furthermore, he conducted his orthopedic surgery residency at Seton Hall University/St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, NJ, where he served as Chief Resident (1998-2002). In addition, he completed pediatric orthopedic surgery training at Dupont Children’s Hospital in Delaware, as well as fellowship training in sports medicine at the Institute of Bone and Joint Disorders in Phoenix, AZ. A Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Dr. Lopez received board certification in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He completed his undergraduate degree at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. Honors and awards include NJ Top Doc, 2014 America’s Top Orthopaedists – Joint Replacement, 2014 America’s Top Orthopaedist – Arthroscopic Surgery, and 2014 America’s Top Orthopaedists – Sports Medicine. For more information about Dr. David V. Lopez, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/1611904-David-Lopez-Sports-Medicine-Specialist.

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