CORY
CZAJKA, M.D.

Specialties

Orthopaedic Trauma
Problem Fractures (Non-Unions, Infections)
General Orthopaedics

Locations

Albany
About

Dr. Czajka is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. He specializes in the management of the multiply injured patient with an emphasis on surgical treatment of complex acute musculoskeletal injuries and the management of problem fractures such as non-unions and malunions. His specialized training includes the treatment of extremity injuries, open and percutaneous treatment of injuries to the pelvic ring and acetabulum, and advanced utilization of both internal and external fixation techniques of acute fractures and “cold” trauma.

Dr. Czajka received his undergraduate degree in political science from The College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, where he was a four-year member and captain of the NCAA Division I Baseball Team. He attended medical school at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Washington, DC. He completed his residency training in orthopaedic surgery at Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY. He went on to complete fellowship training in orthopaedic trauma at the University of Texas at Houston in Houston, TX. 

Dr. Czajka has authored numerous publications and book chapters in several aspects of orthopaedic surgery. He has presented research nationally and internationally and is a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. Additionaly, Dr. Czajka is involved in resident education as a member of the teaching faculty for AO North America, an international orthopaedic trauma organization.

  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science: The College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
  • Doctor of Medicine: The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship: University of Texas at Houston, Houston, TX
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

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  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • AO North America Teaching Faculty
  • Albany Medical Center: Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon Cory Czajka, M.D., was an author of an article published in an international orthopaedic journal.

    Dr. Czajka and his fellow authors give a comprehensive review of hip joint care following a type of hip fracture, extracapsular, fixated with a device called a cephalomedullary nail. 

  • PATIENT SUCCESS STORY! | A patient of Dr. Cory Czajka and Dr. Jared Roberts recently underwent clavicle repair surgery. Check out what he had to say about his experience!

    “I have an amazing story to tell about my recent clavicle repair recovery. Thanks to both Dr. Jared Roberts and Dr. Cory Czajka for what they do so well! I love promoting The Bone & Joint Center as the go-to place for athletes that need repair. Here is a picture of me living my life 30 days after clavicle repair surgery.”

  • “Dr. Corey Czajka was very empathetic with whatever happened to me and took time to listen to my fears and explained what was going to happen going forth taught me what to look out for and when I should call.”
    – Mercy R.
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    – Steve B.
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  • “Just brilliant. Fast, efficient, and competent. ”
    – Mike D.
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Breaking Down Dak Prescott’s Injury

Dr. Cory Czajka from The Bone & Joint Center helps us understand the challenges and recovery time surrounding Dak Prescott’s season-ending injury last week in the Cowboy’s-Giants game.

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