Dr. David Ratliff Shoulder Specialist
De. Peter DeNoble - Orthopedic Surgeon New Jersey
De. Peter DeNoble - Orthopedic Surgeon New Jersey

David F. Ratliff MD, FAAOS

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. David Ratliff is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with subspecialty training and certification in hand and upper extremity surgery.  He treats patients of all ages for problems of the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder.

Practice Experience
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hand and Upper Extremity
    Modern Orthopaedics of New Jersey
    Wayne, NJ, 2020-present
  • Advanced Orthopedics and Hand Surgery Institute
    Wayne, NJ, 2015-2019
  • Northtowns Orthopedics
    Buffalo, NY,  2011-2015
Academic Appointment

Assistant professor in the Department of Orthopedics at the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Board Certified 2013
  • Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand
  • New Jersey – 2015
  • New York– 2011
  • BS in Environmental Engineering
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Minors in Biology and History
    Cambridge, MA, 1999
  • Doctor of Medicine
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Bronx, NY, 2005
Medical Training
  • Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Bronx, NY, 2005-2010
  • Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship
    University of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh,PA, 2010 – 2011
Professional Memberships
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery
  • New Jersey Orthopaedic Society
  • New Jersey Doctor Patient Alliance
Surgical Privileges
  • St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center
  • Chilton Medical Center
  • Valley Hospital
  • St. Clare’s Hospital
  • Hand surgery travel club annual meeting – Handemonium
    • “Dorsal approach to the wrist” Sonoma, CA June 2016
    • “Decision making” Aspen, CO Feb 2018
  • Buffalo Therapy symposium “Common Hand Problems”
    Buffalo General Hospital, Buffalo, NY; Nov 2013
  • Ratliff DF, Imbriglia JE. Results of flap use for recurrent Dupuytren’s contracture.
    ASSH annual meeting 2011 E-Poster Presentation
  • Kenmore Mercy Hospital Medical Grand Rounds
    • “Common Hand Problems” Nov 2011
    • “Thumb Arthritis” Feb 2013
  • Green MC, Haller DJ, Yaghoobian A, Ratliff D, Banffy M, Hannon M, Nandi S, Hardin JA, Cobelli NJ.
    The role of peripheral dendritic cells in periprosthetic osteolysis. Abstract presented at American College of Rheumatology conference 2006
  • Ratliff D, Hardin JA. Dendritic cells in rheumatoid arthritis.
    Keio Medical Journal: Antibodies and Autoimmunity. 51-57. 2003.