Dr. Stuart B. Cherney
Medical Director/Head Team Physician
Dr. Cherney has been the Stony Brook Head Team Physician since 1983. A graduate of Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA, and Albany Medical College in Albany, NY. Dr. Cherney has provided the University with excellent medical care. Dr. Cherney is a member of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at Stony Brook University Hospital as well as an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Division of Physical Education and Athletics at Stony Brook. In addition to his private practice, he is also on medical staff at St. Catherine’s of Siena Hospital in Smithtown. Dr. Cherney’s expertise in the field of Sports Medicine is a great asset to the University as well as to numerous other athletes on Long Island.