Zaneb Yaseen, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Yaseen graduated from George Washington University with a bachelor of science in electrical engineering. She went on to earn a masters of science in electrical engineering with a concentration in biomedical engineering at the same university before attending medical school. She has extensive research experience and has appeared in numerous publications. Dr. Yaseen sees patients for Orthopedic Services of CMA at our Ithaca office.

Orthopedic Services of CMA
16 Brentwood, Suite A
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 272-7000
Fax: (607) 272-4604


College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (Memphis, TN)

Residency: Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Resident, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Fellowship: Sports Fellow, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Pittsburgh Center for Sports Medicine (Pittsburgh, PA)

Areas of Special Clinical Experience

Advanced arthroscopic surgery in shoulder, hip, knee and elbow

Complex ligament, tendon, and cartilage surgery

Shoulder replacement surgery

Hip and knee preservation

Knee ligament reconstruction, patellar dislocations, cartilage surgery, meniscal tears

General fracture care

Sports medicine


Board Certified-Orthopedic Surgery-American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)

Board Certified-Sports Medicine-American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)


American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)


Rahnemai-Azar AA, Yaseen Z, van Eck CF, Irrgang JJ, Fu FH, Musahl V. Increased lateral tibial plateau slope predisposes male college football players to anterior cruciate ligament injury. J Bone Joint Surg AM. 2016 Jun 15;98(12): 1001-6.

Madsen W, Yaseen Z, LaFrance R, Chen T, Awad H, Maloney M, Voloshin Ilya. Addition of a suture anchor coracoclavicular fixation to a superior locking plate improves stability of type II B distal clavicle fractures. Arthroscopy. 2013 Jun;29(6):998-1004

LaFrance R, Madsen W, Yaseen Z, Giordano B, Maloney M, Voloshin I. Relevant anatomic landmarks and measurements for biceps tenodesis. Am J Sports Med. April 2013 published online before print