About Our Physicians

man in motionSome of the physicians listed were profiled in the March 2012 issue of MD News.

Mark Aierstok, MD 845.339.8900
Dr. Aierstok is board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. He specializes in Foot and Ankle Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma and Sports Medicine, to include arthroscopic treatment of the Shoulder, Knee and Ankle. Dr. Aierstok has extensive experience from serving as an Army Surgeon in Baghdad.

John Ioia, MD, Ph.D. 845.339.6122
Dr. Ioia is board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery. He is AO trained and specializes in Total Joint Replacement, Orthopaedic Trauma and Adult Reconstructive Surgery.

Frank Lombardo, MD 845.339.8900
Dr. Lombardo completed an Adult Reconstruction Fellowship at the Anderson Orthopaedic Clinic. He specializes in Primary and Revision Joint Surgery. Special interests include Gender Specific Hip and Knee Replacements, Minimally Invasive Surgery and Partial Knee Replacements.

Stephen Maurer, MD 845.339.8900
Dr. Maurer is board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and in Sports Medicine. He specializes in Arthroscopic Surgery including minimally invasive surgery of the Shoulder, Knee, Elbow and Ankle. Dr. Maurer is an assistant clinical professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.

Richard W. Moscowitz, MD 845.338.8546
Dr. Moscowitz completed his undergraduate education at Cornell University. He attended Chicago University Medical School and completed his residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and Jackson Memorial in Miami, Fl. He was the physician for the Miami Hurricanes and Miami Dolphins. Dr. Moscowitz served as sports physician for the Ulster County Community College Football and Soccer teams, as well as the semi-pro football teams of Kingston, N.Y. He specializes in Sports Medicine and General Orthopaedics.

Richard Perkins, MD 845.339.8900
Dr. Perkins is a board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon and Fellowship Trained in Spinal Surgery from the Spine Care Medical Group in California. He has extensive training in non-operative and operative management of spinal conditions including both degenerative and deformity conditions in adult patients. He is trained in minimally invasive spinal procedures such as microdiscectomy and kyphoplasty.

Michael Schweppe, MD 845.339.8900
Dr. Schweppe is a board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon. Dr. Schweppe is particularly interested in the treatment of Pediatric and Adult Sports Injuries, as well as Knee and Shoulder Replacement Surgery. Dr. Schweppe is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and Columbia University college of Physicians and Surgeons.

Andrew Stewart, MD 845.339.8900
Dr. Stewart specializes in Sports Medicine. He is proficient in minimally invasive arthroscopic procedures for injuries to the Knee, Shoulder and Elbow. He also performs Ligament Reconstruction, Meniscus Repair, Rotator Cuff Repair and Cartilage Restoration Procedures. Dr. Stewart served as the physician for the U.S. Olympic Ski Team.

About our Pain Treatment Specialists:

Richard Dentico, MD 845.339.8900
Dr. Dentico specializes in Pain Management at Orthopaedic Associates of Dutchess County, and is a board-certified diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He specializes in musculoskeletal pathology of the spine, shoulder, hip and knee. Dr. Dentico strives to restore normal, pain-free motion while improving function and performance and quality of life for his patients.


HealthAlliance Hospital
105 Mary's Avenue
Kingston, NY 12401
Phone: 845.338.2500

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