Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine
Dr. Monchik is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon who is a Rhode Island native and a graduate of Moses Brown School. He completed his general orthopaedic residency at Brown University where he was the recipient of the prestigious Haffenfreffer House Staff Excellence Award. He obtained an advanced fellowship in orthopaedic trauma at Rhode Island Hospital, followed by a second fellowship in Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine, also at Brown University.
Dr. Monchik has served as an Assistant to the Team Physicians of the Providence Bruins AHL Hockey, Brown University Collegiate Sports Teams and Rhode Island high schools. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Rhode Island Medical Society, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine.
Dr. Monchik is a frequent lecturer, both locally and nationally, and has published numerous articles and book chapters on various topics in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine and arthroscopy. Several times each year he serves as an Associate Master instructor in shoulder and knee surgery at the national level for the Arthroscopy Association of North America. Dr. Monchik co-directs a shoulder and knee arthroscopy course for engineers at the Depuy Mitek Learning Institute
Dr. Monchik has interests that include adult and pediatric injuries of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee and ankle. He has a special interest in arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery, ACL and knee ligament reconstructions, shoulder instability, rotator cuff surgery, meniscal repair, cartilage restoration, and complex extremity trauma.
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