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Casey M. Pierce, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Board-Certified: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Casey M. Pierce is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon, fellowship-trained in sports medicine and arthroscopy. Dr. Pierce specializes in the treatment of shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee disorders, offering the most advanced arthroscopic and reconstructive techniques. With an unwavering commitment to patient care, he tailors treatments to accelerate recovery times for both adults and pediatric patients, athletes and non-athletes alike.

Embracing the latest medical technologies, Dr. Pierce offers ultrasound-guided PRP and stem cell injections for various conditions, maximizing the potential for recovery and healing. He is also uniquely certified to perform robotic-assisted hip and knee joint replacements utilizing the Mako™ robot. Dr. Pierce takes great pride in managing injuries non-operatively whenever possible, emphasizing personalized care for every individual.

Completing his residency in orthopedic surgery at Seton Hall University/St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center, Dr. Pierce distinguished himself as Chief Resident, exhibiting exceptional leadership and dedication to his craft. His journey to surgical excellence took him to the prestigious American Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI) in Birmingham, Alabama, where he completed a specialized fellowship. During his time at ASMI, Dr. Pierce had the privilege of refining his surgical techniques under the mentorship of luminaries in the field, including the renowned Dr. James Andrews, Dr. E. Lyle Cain, Dr. Jeffrey Dugas, and Dr. Benton Emblom. With a focus on precision and innovation, he gained extensive expertise in surgically treating cartilage defects, ruptured tendons, and ligament disorders of the shoulder, elbow, and knee. Dr. Pierce’s dedication to achieving surgical mastery led him to additional specialized training in hip and pelvis injuries, as well as hip arthroscopy and sports hernia surgery.

During his tenure in Alabama, Dr. Pierce’s commitment to exceptional care extended to caring for three football teams (the University of Alabama, Samford University and Shades Valley High School), the Birmingham Barons (Chicago White Sox AA affiliate), the WWE and the Birmingham Ballet.

Driven by a passion for improving lives and an affinity for the North Jersey community, Dr. Pierce returned to New Jersey in 2018 to begin private practice. He takes great pride in being the head team physician for both Montclair State University and the Sussex Miners Professional Baseball team. Additionally, Dr. Pierce extends his compassionate care to over 16 local area high school teams in the surrounding community.

Experience the transformational care of Dr. Casey M. Pierce at Academy Orthopedics and OrthoEast, where expertise meets compassion to redefine orthopedic excellence. Dr. Pierce is currently accepting new patients at the Wayne and Clifton office locations.


Dr. Casey Pierce’s Specialties

Dr. Pierce specializes in the treatment of shoulder, elbow, hip and knee disorders.

  • check Sports Medicine
  • check Sports Hernia Surgery
  • check Hip Arthroscopy
  • check Cartilage Defects
  • check Ruptured Tendons
  • check Ligament Disorders
  • check Hip & Pelvis Injuries
  • check Hip & Knee Joint Replacements

Dr. Casey Pierce’s Education & Achievements

Get to know Dr. Pierce — a leading orthopedic surgeon at OrthoEast.

  • Undergraduate: United States Air Force Academy, 2000-2001 – Colorado Springs, CO; Colgate University, 2001-2005 (Biology Major) – Hamilton, NY
  • Medical School: New York Medical College, 2005-2006; St. George’s University School of Medicine, 2007-2011 (Cum Laude)- Grenada West Indies
  • Post Graduate Training: Steadman Clinic, 2011-2012 – Vail, CO

Seton Hall-St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center, 2012-2017

American Sports Medicine Institute, 2017- 2018

  • James Wittig, MD
  • James Andrews, MD
  • Lyle Cain, MD
  • Jeff Dugas MD
  • Benton Emblom, MD
  • Michael K. Ryan, MD
Casey M. Pierce, M.D.

Dr. Casey Pierce’s Publications

Posterior Cruciate Ligament Tears: Functional and Postoperative Rehabilitation

Ice Hockey Goaltender: Rehabilitation, Including On-ice Progression, Post Arthroscopic Hip Surgery

Biomechanical Consequences of a Complete Radial Tear Adjacent to the Meidal Menisucs Posterior Root Attachment Site

A Single-Incision Technique for Distal Biceps Repair Using a Flexible Reamer

Arthroscopic Piriformis Release-A Technique for Sciatic Nerve Decompression

Prevalence of acetabular labral tears in asymptomatic young athletic subjects