Summer Adventures Await! Request an Appointment.

David A. Harwood, MD


David A. Harwood

Joint Replacement
Leave A Review Request an Appointment


About David A. Harwood

Dr. Harwood is board certified in orthopaedic surgery. He obtained his medical degree from UMDNJ Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick after earning his undergraduate degree from Princeton University. He completed an internship at at the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) and a residency at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick. Following his residency, he completed a fellowship specializing in joint replacement and arthritis surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He is involved on an ongoing basis with clinical trials for patients with degenerative knee diseases.


  • Academic appointment as a Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America®
  • Voted NJ Monthly Jersey Choice Top Doctor
  • Named to Jersey’s Best Top Doctors list, selected by Castle Connolly
  • Subspecialty trained in adult reconstruction and joint replacement
  • Voted NJ Monthly Jersey Choice Top Doctor
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
  • Published author in peer-reviewed journals
  • Conducted FDA 2014 study to investigate the efficacy and safety of a new total hip replacement construction
  • Speaker at regional, national and international scientific meetings
  • Appointed as Section Chief of Orthopaedics at Saint Peter’s University Hospital

Additional Information:

Assistant: Maria DeSousa

Phone: 732-658-4735, ext. 1105


Hospital Affiliations:

Accepting New Patients:



Bundled Payments for Care Improvement in the Private Sector: A Win for Everyone. Preston JS, Caccavale D, Smith A, Stull LE, Harwood DA, Kayiaros S. J Arthroplasty. 2018 Aug;33(8):2362-2367. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018.03.007. Epub 2018 Mar 14. PMID: 29628197 

Kayiaros, S, Harwood, D. The Challenges of Managing Post-Surgical Outcomes in ASCs. Surgical Products Daily Newsletter November 10, 2015.


Medical Degree, UMDNJ-Rutgers Medical School, Newark


Orthopaedic Surgery, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick


Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Joint Replacement and Arthritis, Cleveland