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Dr. Vivian Patricia Bykerk Kern, BS, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
525 East 71st Street, Belaire Building; 7th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Vivian Bykerk specializes in adult rheumatology and practices in New York, NY. Her areas of expertise include the following: joint aspiration (arthrocentesis), joint problems, and rheumatic diseases. Dr. Bykerk is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Cigna, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto and a hospital affiliated with McMaster University, Dr. Bykerk attended McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences and McGill University Faculty of Medicine for medical school. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Bykerk include: Recognized by the International Association of Healthcare Professionals as a Doctor of Excellence; Inducted into Edition of Leading Physicians of the World Publication; and Senior Rheumatology Scholar Award presented by the American College of Rheumatology. In addition to English, Dr. Bykerk (or staff) speaks Urdu, Mandarin, and Hebrew. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Weill Cornell Medicine and Hospital for Special Surgery.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

All Interests: Rheumatic Diseases, Joint Aspiration, Injections, Joint Problems

Dr. Answorth Anthony Allen, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
535 E 70th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Answorth Allen, who practices in New York, NY and Uniondale, NY, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Allen include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Aetna are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Allen takes. Dr. Allen attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. His residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and New York Orthopaedic Hospital. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Allen is conversant in Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and Hospital for Special Surgery.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Surgery, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 17
  • Uninsured Cost: $66
  • Medicare Cost: $65
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Dr. Michael J Bronson, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
5 E 98th Street, Box 1188; Department of Ortho Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Bronson's area of specialization is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: hip replacement, knee problems, and knee replacement. The average patient rating for Dr. Bronson is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bronson takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Aetna, and more. After completing medical school at New York Medical College, he performed his residency at Lenox Hill Hospital and Children's Hospital Boston. Dr. Bronson has received professional recognition including the following: How to Find the Best Doctors Castle Connolly Medical Ltd Maurice Cowen; Memorial Award for Excellence in Medical Teaching A.M.A. Physicians Recognition Award; and New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Bronson (or staff) speaks Greek, Ukrainian, and Mandarin. He is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Bronson has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 68
  • Uninsured Cost: $406
  • Medicare Cost: $66
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Dr. Calin Stefan Moucha, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
5 E 98th Street, Box 1188; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Calin Moucha specializes in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: hip replacement, knee problems, and knee replacement. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai Medical Center. POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Moucha honors. He is open to new patients. Dr. Moucha attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Moucha (or staff) is conversant in Romanian, Spanish, and French.

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Clinical Interests: Hip Problems, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Meniscectomy, Revision Arthroplasty, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 97
  • Uninsured Cost: $431
  • Medicare Cost: $65
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Dr. John Pierpont Lyden, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. John Lyden is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lyden include hip replacement, arthroscopic surgery, and knee replacement. He honors Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. He trained at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, and National Naval Medical Center for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Lyden include: New York Super Doctors; Nancy Bischoff Award, Hospital for Special Surgery; and Lifetime Achievement Award, Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Lyden (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and French. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine and Hospital for Special Surgery.

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Clinical Interests: Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 41
  • Uninsured Cost: $91
  • Medicare Cost: $65
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Dr. Robert Jonathan Strauch, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Robert Strauch is a physician who specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Strauch average 5.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include hand problems, hand surgery procedures, and ligament problems. He takes Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Strauch has received the following distinctions: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. He speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Elbow Surgery, Ligament Problems, Musculoskeletal Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 33
  • Uninsured Cost: $240 - $269
  • Medicare Cost: $66 - $73
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Dr. Kenneth Bradley Chapman, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
860 5th Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Kenneth Chapman works as an anesthesiologist and pain doctor. His clinical interests include pain management. Dr. Chapman's average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Chapman attended St. George's University School of Medicine. He has received distinctions including Super Doctors New York; New York Super Doctors; and Castle Connolly's Top Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Chapman (or staff) speaks Mandarin and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Lenox Hill Hospital, Staten Island University Hospital - South, and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Chapman is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Pain Management

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 101
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,770
  • Medicare Cost: $71
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Dr. Christopher Joseph Visco, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Sports Medicine
180 Fort Washington Avenue, Harkness Pavillion; Suite 199
New York, NY
 

Dr. Christopher Visco is a medical specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and sports medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. These areas are among Dr. Visco's clinical interests: second opinions, elbow pain, and electromyography (EMG). He is affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. After completing medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, he performed his residency at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Visco has received the following distinctions: New York Rising Stars; Alumnus of the Year Award Rutgers/Kessler PM&R Residency Program; and Baskin Award for Fellow Researcher. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical Interests: Second Opinions, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Electrodiagnostic Testing, Hip Pain, ACL Injury, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 37
  • Uninsured Cost: $250
  • Medicare Cost: $69
Dr. Sundar Jagannath, MD
Specializes in Other, Adult Oncology, Hematology
1 Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1185; Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY
 

Dr. Sundar Jagannath works as an adult oncologist and hematologist. He is especially interested in multiple myeloma. Dr. Jagannath accepts several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He is open to new patients. He studied medicine at Medical College Baroda. For his professional training, Dr. Jagannath completed residency programs at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, and DMC Harper University Hospital. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Jagannath (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, French, and Polish.

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Clinical Interests: Multiple Myeloma

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 29
  • Uninsured Cost: $50
  • Medicare Cost: $9
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Dr. Alexis Chiang Colvin, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
5 East 98th Street; Box 1188
New York, NY
 

Dr. Alexis Colvin's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. She practices in New York, NY. She is a graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a graduate of NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases' residency program. In Dr. Colvin's practice, she is particularly interested in knee sprain, patella (kneecap) fracture, and clavicle fracture (broken collarbone). She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. Her distinctions include: Castle Connolly Top Doctors; Super Doctors Rising Stars; and New York Super Doctors. Dr. Colvin (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin and Spanish. She is affiliated with Jamaica Hospital Medical Center. She is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: PCL Injury, ACL Injury, Hip Problems, Knee Sprain, Achilles Tendon Problems, Shoulder Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 18
  • Uninsured Cost: $460
  • Medicare Cost: $61
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Dr. Thomas Joseph Iii Fahey III, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
520 East 70th Street, Starr 8; Endocrine Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Thomas Fahey is a specialist in general surgery. He works in New York, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Fahey include adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), cushing's syndrome, and minimally invasive parathyroidectomy. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Coresource, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fahey accepts. Dr. Fahey graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and then he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. His distinctions include: New York Super Doctors; New York SuperDoctors--only 5 percent of New York physicians earn this honor; and New York Magazine Best doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Fahey (or staff) speaks Arabic, Armenian, and Vietnamese. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical Interests: Hyperparathyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy, Cancer, Thyroid Cancer, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $745
  • Medicare Cost: $160
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Dr. Walter A Besser Sr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3071 29th Street
Astoria, NY
 

Dr. Walter Besser is an Astoria, NY physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Besser average 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Besser is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Autonomous University of Madrid Faculty of Medicine and Complutense University of Madrid Faculty of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Besser completed residency programs at Brooklyn Jewish Medical Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Besser (or staff) is conversant in Filipino, Spanish, and French. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and St. Francis Hospital. Dr. Besser welcomes new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 20
  • Uninsured Cost: $225
  • Medicare Cost: $68
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Dr. William Noah Levine, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. William Levine is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. He is conversant in Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. Levine include knee problems, arthroscopic shoulder debridement, and elbow pain. Dr. Levine's hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Levine is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. His distinctions include: New York Super Doctors; Present; and To. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical Interests: Arthroscopic Shoulder Debridement, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Elbow ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 50
  • Uninsured Cost: $310
  • Medicare Cost: $70
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Dr. Michel Kahaleh, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Other
1305 York Avenue; Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Charlottesville, NY
 

Dr. Michel Kahaleh, who practices in New York, NY and Charlottesville, NY, is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kahaleh include stomach tumor, stent placement (stenting), and cryotherapy. Dr. Kahaleh is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. He is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. Dr. Kahaleh graduated from Université Libre de Bruxelles. For his professional training, Dr. Kahaleh completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has received distinctions including One of America's Top Doctors; Intern of the Year, University of Illinois; and Resident Teacher of the Year, University of Illinois. Dr. Kahaleh (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish.

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Clinical Interests: Cryosurgery, Achalasia, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy, Endoscopic Surgery, Interventional ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 46
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,950
  • Medicare Cost: $396
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Dr. Clark Charles Smith, MPH, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
51 W 51st Street; Suite 375
New York, NY
 

Dr. Clark Smith's area of specialization is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). After attending Tulane University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Dr. Smith's areas of expertise include second opinions, elbow pain, and plantar fasciitis. He takes Aetna EPO, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He has received the distinction of New York Rising Stars. In addition to English, Dr. Smith speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and ColumbiaDoctors. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Second Opinions, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Radiculopathy, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 48
  • Uninsured Cost: $250
  • Medicare Cost: $69
Dr. Ohannes Agop Nercessian, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
590 5th Avenue; 5th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Ohannes Nercessian is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He graduated from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Nercessian completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and Barnes-Jewish Hospital. His areas of expertise include the following: hip pain, knee arthroscopy, and knee pain. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Nercessian has received the following distinction: One of America's Top Doctors. Dr. Nercessian (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. He is affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Problems, Knee Surgery, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 117
  • Uninsured Cost: $377
  • Medicare Cost: $77
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