Wesley Carrion, M.D.
Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery with over 15 years of experience, Dr. Wesley Carrion provides patients at Stony Brook Orthopaedic Associates with state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services for a wide range of conditions. He currently serves as the Chief of Pediatric Orthopaedics at Stony Brook University Medical Center, and is an Assistant professor within the Stony Brook University School of Medicine. Dr. Carrion has special expertise in the surgical management of pediatric spinal deformity, such as scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolisthesis and flatback syndrome.
Dr. Carrion graduated Magna Cum Laude with his undergraduate degree from Harvard College, before receiving his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Carrion remained at UC San Francisco to complete his internship and residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery, and then completed a fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics and Spinal Deformity at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to further advance his training.
Throughout his training and practice experience, Dr. Carrion’s work has appeared in leading national publications and presentations discussing his findings in the field of Pediatric Orthopaedics. He also remains active in several professional organizations, including the Leroy C. Abbott Orthopaedic Society, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Outside of his medical duties, Dr. Carrion also serves as a Colonel in the United State Army Reserves.