NYC Orthopedic Surgeon

Breakthrough Orthopedics

Dr. William Lackey
Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Lackey is committed to providing state of the art treatment options for all forms of musculoskeletal and orthopedic conditions. He treats conditions involving sports injuries, trauma, fractures, hand conditions, foot and ankle problems, arthritis, spine conditions, overuse conditions, and work-related injuries.

His goal is to exhaust all conservative treatment options prior to recommending surgical intervention to his patients. As part of his commitment to natural and conservative treatment, he offers in house physical therapy at all of his facilities. His primary goal is a quick return to symptom-free normal function with minimal interruption of a patient’s normal daily or athletic routine.

Conditions Treated

Rotator Cuff Tears

Learn about the injuries to the group of tendons and muscles known as the rotator cuff.

ACL Tears

Learn about the injuries to one of the primary ligament of the knee, the ACL.

SLAP Lesions

Learn about the tears and lesions of the shoulder labrum known as SLAP injuries. 

Meniscus Tears

Learn about the injuries and tears of the cartilage supporting system of the knee. 

Chelsea Orthopedic Specialists


153 west 27th Street
Suite 1101
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 917-383-2978

Office Hours

Monday – Friday:
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

If you’d like to request an appointment, please give us a call or click the button below to submit a request. We look forward to seeing you!


Rotator Cuff Repair

Learn about the approaches to repairing rotator cuff injuries and tears. 

ACL Surgery

Learn about the surgical repair techniques of an ACL injury or tear. 

SLAP Repair

Learn about the surgical approach to repairing a SLAP tear in the shoulder. 

Meniscus Repair

Learn about the surgical approach to repairing the damaged or torn cartilage of the knee. 



Review from Jennifer S

Source: Zocdoc | Dec 22, 2020

Dr. Lackey is amazing but he does keep you waiting a long time.

Review from Lolettima J

Source: Zocdoc | Dec 15, 2020

Very pleased. Great doctor sometimes there's a long wait but worth it. Wouldn't go anywhere else

Review from Shady B

Source: Zocdoc | Dec 10, 2020

The wait time to be seen is quite long. But the doctor is great . Great listener and gets to the root of the problem. Not quick to just write a precise for pain medication

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