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Paul J. Kubiak, MD

Paul J. Kubiak stands as a distinguished and board-certified orthopedic surgeon, boasting a wealth of educational, training, and clinical experience. His journey into the field of orthopedics commenced with a solid educational foundation, further fortified by rigorous training at esteemed institutions. Dr. Kubiak’s unwavering commitment to excellence shines not only through his extensive contributions to orthopedic research but also through his remarkable military service. As an esteemed member of South Island Orthopedics, Dr. Kubiak continually delivers exceptional orthopedic care, fueled by his profound dedication and expertise, all driven by a genuine passion to enhance the lives of his patients.


  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery



Education & Training

  • Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • UMDNI-Robert Wood Johnson, Piscataway, NJ 
  • St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery New York, NY 
  • Presbyterian Hospital Joint Arthroplasty Fellowship Albuquerque, NM 
  • High School: Piscataway High School, Piscataway, NJ, Graduated – June 1991


  • South Bay Medical Center, Kaiser-Permanent, Harbor City, CA
  • AO Fox Memorial Hospital, Oneonta NY, Locum tenens
  • Marquette General Regional Medical Center, Marquette MI, Locum tenens
  • Island Musculoskeletal Care, 1512 Broadway, Hewlett NY
  • South Island Orthopedics, Cedarhurst, NY (Current)

Training and Certification

  • Residency Training: St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, June 2005
  • Fellowship Training: Joint Arthroplasty Fellowship, Presbyterian Hospital, Albuquerque, NM, July 2006
  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, August 2013


  • Kubiak, P. HIV Inventory of Prevention Services (HIPS). New York City Department of Health, Bureau of HIV Program Services, 1997. 
  • Kubiak P, Inan M, Bowen R. Long-term outcomes of percutaneous epiphysiodesis. Poster Presentation, Eastern Orthopaedic Association, October 6-9, 2005. 
  • Kubiak P, Archibeck M, ‘White REJ. Cruciate retaining total knee arthroplasty in patients with at least fifteen degrees of coronal plane deformity. Podiuni Presentation, AAOS annual meeting, Chicago, IL, March 22-26, 2006
  • Kubiak P. Archibeck M, White REJ. Cemented, pegged tibial components in cruciate retaining total knee arthroplasty at a minimum ten year follow up. Poster Presentation, AAOS annual meeting, Chicago, IL, March 22-26

Military Service

  • Operation Iraqi Freedom, Mosul, Iraq, August 2007 – November 2007 
  • Operation New Dawn, Tikrit, Iraq, October 2010 – January 2011 
  • Munson Army Health Center, Fort Leavenworth, KS, October 2013 – January 2014
  • Operation Freedom’s Sentinel, Khost, Afghanistan, March 2017 – June 2017

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons 
  • Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons