Stacey Gallacher, MD, FAAOS

Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery | Fellowship in Trauma, Shoulder & Elbow

Stacey Gallacher

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery, Dr. Stacey Gallacher graduated co-valedictorian of her medical school class at New York Medical College. She completed her residency in orthopedic surgery at Brown University and also completed a year of specialty training in complex shoulder and elbow surgery at Yale University. Dr. Gallacher specializes in arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder and elbow including rotator cuff and labral problems, tennis elbow and elbow arthritis. She also specializes in complex shoulder reconstruction and shoulder replacement surgery.

During her training at Yale, Dr. Gallacher received advanced training on bone preserving shoulder replacement techniques. She also treats adolescent athletes with shoulder and elbow injuries. With specialty training in trauma, Dr. Gallacher provides trauma care for adult fractures, including reconstruction and replacement of complex shoulder and elbow fractures. She strives to provide a comprehensive approach to recovery including both non-surgical and surgical techniques to minimize pain and restore function.

As a former division one collegiate athlete, who continues to maintain an active, athletic lifestyle, Dr. Gallacher understands the unique needs of athletes and active individuals. She works closely with other specialties and services such as physical therapy to maximize recovery and return to activities. Her personal life includes participation in many activities such as cycling, paddle boarding and yoga. She is passionate about the many benefits of yoga, and in addition to her personal practice of yoga she uses these principles to offer alternative therapies to complement her surgical expertise providing a comprehensive approach to the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. In addition, she is a member of the AAOS and is active in academic endeavors, including serving as an Assistant Editor for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty.


  • Arthroscopy of the shoulder and elbow
  • Rotator cuff disorders
  • Labral tears and shoulder instability
  • Shoulder replacement and reconstruction
  • Ligament repair and reconstruction of the shoulder and elbow
  • Adult fracture care
  • Bone preserving shoulder replacement surgery
  • Minimally invasive shoulder and elbow surgery
  • Carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel syndrome

Education and Training

College Education: Boston University – Boston, MA – BS
Medical Education: New York Medical College – Valhalla, NY – MD
Internship: Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University – Providence, RI – Orthopaedic Surgery
Residency: Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University – Providence, RI – Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship: Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University – Providence, RI – Trauma Fellowship
Fellowship: Yale University School of Medicine – New Haven, CT – Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship

Professional Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

  • CentraState Medical Center
  • Raritan Bay Medical Center
  • University Surgicenter
  • Surgicare of Freehold
  • Manalapan Surgery Center


  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society

Leadership Positions

  • Assistant Editor for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty

Dr. Stacey Gallacher