Paul K. Peartree, MD

Physician | Sport Injury / Arthroscopy / General Orthopaedics

Paul K. Peartree, MD

(585) 295-5476
(800) 724-7712

Paul K. Peartree, MD is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon. In private practice since 1988, his clinical practice includes sports related and non-sports related injuries of the knee and shoulder, knee ligament injuries, articular cartilage and meniscal injuries, instability of the knee, instability of the shoulder, rotator cuff injury, labral tears and shoulder impingement, fractures and dislocations.


Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1979-1983, M.D.

Undergraduate: St. Bonaventure University, 1974-1978

Postgraduate training

Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Letterman Army Medical Center, 1984-1988

Internship: Transitional, Letterman Army Medical Center, 1983-1984

Certification examinations

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010, 2000, 1990

Professional experience

Greater Rochester Orthopaedics, P.C. Orthopaedic Surgeon, 1992-Present

United States Army Medical Corps Orthopaedic Surgeon, 1983-1992

Hospital affiliation

Linden Oaks Surgery Center Orthopaedic Staff, 2010-Present

Unity Hospital, Senior Attending, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2001-Present

Rochester General Hospital Courtesy, Orthopaedic Staff, 2001-Present

Westfall Surgery Center Orthopaedic Staff, 2001-Present

The Genesee Hospital Senior Attending, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1989-2001

Academic appointment

University of Rochester School of Medicine Clinical Instructor, Department of Orthopaedics, 1996-2001

Professional organizations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow, 1992-Present

American Medical Association, Member, 1992-Present

Medical Society of the State of New York, Member, 1992-Present

Monroe County Medical Society, Member, 1992-Present

Abstracts and presentations

Dye, S.F., MD, Peartree, P.K., MD, Andersen, C., MD, Sostre, G., MD: Sequential Radionuclide Imaging of the Patello-femoral Joint in Symptomatic Young Adults. Paper and Poster Exhibit. Presented at the 55th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Atlanta, GA, February 1988.

Femoral and Tibial Lengthenings in the Treatment of Leg Length Discrepancy: The Wagner Technique. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Diego, CA, November 1987.

Dye, S.F., MD, Peartree, P.K., MD, Stowell, M., MD, Andersen, C.T., MD, Sostre, G., MD, Kransdorf, M., MD: Unrecognized Abnormal Osseous Metabolic Activity About the Knee of Patients with Symptomatic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Deficiency. Present at the 54th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, January 1987.

Dye, S.F., MD, Peartree, P.K., MD, Andersen, C.T., MD, Via, M.W., MD, Vaupel, G., MD: An Evolutionary Perspective of the Knee. Scientific Exhibit, 54th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, January 1987.

Golf and Your Back, Preventing Injury. The Genesee Hospital Health Talks, Midtown Tennis Club, April 1997.