We found 5 sports medicine providers who accept Medicare PPO near New York, NY.
Dr. Gregory Difelice's specialties are adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Difelice average 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Difelice's clinical interests: meniscus surgery, rotator cuff surgery, and knee arthroplasty. His professional affiliations include North Central Bronx Hospital, Weill Cornell Medicine, and Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Difelice is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and subsequently trained at Hospital for Special Surgery for residency. He has received the following distinctions: 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. Dr. Difelice (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian.
Clinical interests: Meniscus Surgery, Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Ligament ... (Read more)
Dr. Drew Stein's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. Dr. Stein's areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, knee injury, and knee surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Stein accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. 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 sees patients in New York, NY, Astoria, NY, and Rego Park, NY. His medical specialties are adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Schwartz accepts. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. He studied medicine at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Schwartz (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian.
Dr. Thomas Mick is a psychiatrist and sports medicine specialist in New York, NY. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Mick is an in-network provider for AARP, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. He is conversant in French. He is professionally affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Mick is accepting new patients.
Dr. Aleksey Lazarev is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Lazarev studied medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Russian. He is professionally affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. He is open to 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