We found 5 sports medicine providers who accept Medicare PPO near New York, NY.
Dr. Gregory Difelice works as an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Difelice (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. Clinical interests for Dr. Difelice include meniscus surgery, rotator cuff surgery, and knee arthroplasty. Dr. Difelice's hospital/clinic affiliations include North Central Bronx Hospital, Weill Cornell Medicine, and Hospital for Special Surgery. After completing medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, he performed his residency at Hospital for Special Surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Difelice average 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, as well as other insurance carriers. His distinctions 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, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Ligament Problems, ... (Read more)
Dr. Drew Stein works as an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in New York, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, knee injury, and knee surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Stein accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Stein trained at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases for residency. He is professionally 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 works as an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon and sports medicine specialist in New York, NY, Astoria, NY, and Rego Park, NY. Patient reviews placed Dr. Schwartz at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Schwartz (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. He is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Schwartz is open to new patients.
Dr. Thomas Mick's specialties are psychiatry and sports medicine. In addition to English, he speaks French. Dr. Mick studied medicine at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts AARP, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Mick's practice is open to new patients.
Dr. Aleksey Lazarev is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Lazarev has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He is accepting new patients. He is a graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He speaks Russian.
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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