Andrew Palmisano, M.D.
Hip and Knee Replacement Surgeon

Areas of Specialty

Knees
Hips
Total Knee Replacement
Total Hip Replacement
General Orthopaedics

Procedures Performed

Total Knee Replacement
Total Hip Replacement
Partial Knee Replacement
Minimally Invasive Hip & Knee Replacement
Direct Anterior Hip Replacement
Complex Primary Surgery for Hip & Knee
Complex Revision Surgery for Hip & Knee
Surgery for Osteonecrosis of the Hip & Knee
Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery
Fracture Care
Non-Operative Care for Hip and Knee Pain

Dr. Palmisano’s Team:
Phone: (816) 251-7272
Mid-Level Providers

Erin Cox, APRN
Katie Potts, APRN
Surgical Coordinator

Tanisha Dean, RN
Athletic Trainer

Hannah Calhoun, ATC
Surgery Scheduler

Tanisha Dean, RN

(816) 251-7220

Biography (Curriculum Vitae)

Andrew Palmisano, M.D. is a fellowship trained board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in knee and hip replacement surgery. Dr. Palmisano decided to become a surgeon at a young age, as he enjoyed fixing things with his hands. The most rewarding part of his work is helping a patient regain function, thereby improving their quality of life while decreasing their joint pain.

Education

Dr. Palmisano is a fellowship trained, board certified orthopedic surgeon who received his medical doctorate, graduating with honors, from the University of Toledo College of Medicine in Toledo, OH. He completed his residency in 2016 in orthopedic surgery at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI. He moved on to his fellowship in Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH, finishing in July of 2017. During his training, Dr. Palmisano mastered the most current techniques in the field of joint replacement. Dr. Palmisano has published and participated in multiple research articles and studies throughout his career and has presented his research on both regional and national platforms.

Associations

He is an active member of AAOS-American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and AAHKS-American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons.

Hobbies & Interests

In his free time, Dr. Palmisano enjoys spending time with his family, running, spending time outdoors and anything related to cars.