We found 5 sports medicine providers who accept Medicare PPO near New York, NY.
Dr. Gregory Difelice's areas of specialization are adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Difelice (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. His areas of expertise include the following: meniscus surgery, rotator cuff surgery, and knee arthroplasty. He is professionally affiliated with North Central Bronx Hospital, Weill Cornell Medicine, and Hospital for Special Surgery. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and then he performed his residency at Hospital for Special Surgery. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Difelice honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, in addition to other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Patient Choice Award - Vitals.com, 2008 & 2009; America's Top Orthopedists - Consumer Research Council of America, 2008 & 2009; and Teacher of the Year Award - Montefiore Orthopaedic Residency Program 2002 & 2005.
Clinical interests: Meniscus Surgery, Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Ligament ... (Read more)
Dr. Drew Stein specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Stein average 4.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Stein include arthroscopic surgery, knee injury, and knee surgery. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and subsequently trained at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases for residency. Dr. Stein is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.
Clinical interests: ACL Injury, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, Ligament Problems, Ankle Surgery, ... (Read more)
Dr. Evan Schwartz is an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon and sports medicine specialist in New York, NY, Astoria, NY, and Rego Park, NY. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield. Dr. Schwartz attended medical school at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Schwartz (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. He is professionally affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. He is accepting new patients.
Dr. Thomas Mick works as a psychiatrist and sports medicine specialist in New York, NY. Patient reviews placed Dr. Mick at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for AARP, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He graduated from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks French. Dr. Mick is accepting new patients.
Dr. Aleksey Lazarev, who practices in New York, NY, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Lazarev speaks Russian. He graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Lazarev is accepting new patients.
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- Acute sports injuries (sprains, fractures)
- Overuse injuries (tendonitis, bursitis)
- Head injuries (concussion)
- Heat injuries (heat stroke)
- Athletes with chronic illness (asthma, diabetes, heart disease) and how their illness is affected by exercise
- Nutrition and the use of supplements
- Developing a safe exercise plan for obese or sedentary patients
- Substance abuse of performance-enhancing drugs
- Teaching proper form and technique to reduce the chance of injury