George Zanaros MD

Dr. George Zanaros is a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon. His areas of expertise include reconstruction and arthroscopic treatment of hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder injuries. He has special interest in total shoulder replacement surgery, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, and endoscopic carpal tunnel release. His practice includes general orthopaedics and orthopaedic trauma.

Dr. Zanaros is a native of the capital district and a graduate of Saratoga High School. He sees patients in our Albany and Saratoga offices.

George Zanaros, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
Hand Surgery Certificate of Added Qualifications


Hand Surgery, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, and Orthopaedic Trauma


B.S., Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
M.D., Albany Medical College, Albany, NY


Orthopaedic Surgery, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY


Completed fellowship in Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery, Allegheny General, Pittsburgh, PA

Associations / Awards

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
  • "Top Orthopedic Surgeons in New York" by America Top 10, 2013

Member of:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ABOS)
  • Fellow, American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)

Affiliated Hospitals

  • Albany Medical Center
  • St. Peter's Hospital
  • Capital Region Ambulatory Surgery Center


Albany, Saratoga