We found 5 sports medicine providers who accept Medicare PPO near New York, NY.
Dr. Gregory Difelice is a medical specialist in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Difelice is 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: meniscus surgery, knee arthroplasty, and sports health. He is professionally affiliated with North Central Bronx Hospital, Weill Cornell Medicine, and Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Difelice takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. He is open to new patients. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. He completed his residency training at Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Difelice 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, Elbow Problems, Knee Ligament Reconstruction, Shoulder Problems, ... (Read more)
Dr. Drew Stein is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist in New York, NY. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Areas of expertise for Dr. Stein include arthroscopic surgery, knee surgery, and shoulder injury. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.
Clinical interests: ACL Injury, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, Ligament Problems, Ankle Surgery, ... (Read more)
Dr. Evan Schwartz, who practices in New York, NY, Astoria, NY, and Rego Park, NY, is a medical specialist in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Schwartz average 4.5 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield. He has an open panel. 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.
Dr. Thomas Mick's specialties are psychiatry and sports medicine. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. AARP, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mick accepts. His practice is open to new patients. Dr. Mick graduated from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. He speaks French.
Dr. Aleksey Lazarev's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He is conversant in Russian. He studied medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. On average, patients gave Dr. Lazarev a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Lazarev welcomes new patients.
Conditions / Treatments
Medicare Patient Age
Medicare Patient Conditions
Medicare Patient Ethnicity
Medicare Patient Gender
Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility
Years Since Graduation
- 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