Teo Mendez, M.D.

Sports Medicine Specialist at NY Orthopedics

Teo Mendez, M.D. is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who focuses on both operative and non-operative management of sports-related injuries, musculoskeletal injuries and arthritis.

Dr. Mendez is a native of Richmond, Virginia where he graduated high school from The Collegiate School. He then went on to attend the University of Virginia where he graduated in 2005 with dual bachelor degrees in physics and economics while also minoring in chemistry. He received his M.D. degree at Emory University School of Medicine in 2009. From 2009 to 2014 he served as a resident at the University of Miami at Jackson Memorial Hospital where he was the chief administrative resident for the department of orthopedics from 2013 to 2014. During his tenure at the University of Miami, Dr. Mendez participated in the care of athletes from the University of Miami and the Miami Marlins.

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Areas of Specialty

Dr. Teo Mendez is a trained orthopedic surgeon focusing on Trauma and Sports Medicine. Practicing at NY Orthopedics, affiliated with Lenox Hill Hosptal. Learn more about my areas of specialty by checking below.

Sports Medicine

Wide range of treatment options, from non-operative care to the latest surgical procedures for more complex sports-related injuries and disorders. Read More


Wide range of knee treatment options, compassionate care and the technical expertise to help New Yorkers get back on their feet and back to their active lives. Read More

Foot & Ankle

Foot & ankle conditions I treat include: Sports injuries, Flat feet, Plantar fasciitis, Foot neuromas, Foot and ankle fractures, Foot and ankle arthritis and much more. Read More

Hand, Wrist, Elbow & Shoulder

Explore my nonsurgical treatment options such as physical therapy, and platelet rich plasma (PRP) therapy whenever possible. Read More


Hip conditions I treat include: Overuse syndromes, Labral tears, Hip dysplasia, Femoro-acetabular, impingement, Hip arthritis and much more. Read More

Joint Replacement

Offering shoulder, knee, and hip replacements. He may recommend a joint replacement, or arthroplasty if you have severe end-stage osteoarthritis. Read More

Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist

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