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Dr. Karen M. Sutton is a leader in the fields of fitness and sports medicine based on her accomplishments as an orthopaedic surgeon and a competitive athlete.


She is currently an Associate Professor at Weill Cornell Medicine Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Sutton gives advice on fitness, health, and managing a successful work-life balance through public speaking and online editorials, and is looked to as an expert in her field of sports medicine.


Recent news, media updates, and events featuring Dr. Karen Sutton.

Featured on the Today Show: How to treat with common aches and pains as you get older

Dr. Karen Sutton from the Hospital for Special Surgery shares a checklist for understanding aches and pains people feel as they get older and how to find the right care.

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Featured on the Today Show: Spring Into Fitness Safely

Dr. Karen Sutton shares tips and tricks on spring fitness.

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Featured on the Wall Street Journal: Five Exercises to Boost Speed and Agility

The chief medical officer for World Lacrosse shares drills to be lighter on your feet.

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Dr. Sutton discusses the most common sports injuries she encounters on the surgeon's table.

HANDLING SPORTS AND COVID-19 WEBINAR : Thursday, April 30th. 8-8:45 p.m. EDT

Join us for a free webinar on the effects of COVID-19 and sports. Featuring Dr. Karen M. Sutton, Dr. Rachel M. Frank, Dr. George Chiampas, and Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph

STRONG IS THE NEW PRETTY : Dr. Karen Sutton feature in US Lacrosse Magazine

Dr. Sutton discusses fitness routines, women's empowerment in the weight-room, and shares her one of her favorite exercises, the Bulgarian Squat.

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