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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (24)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andrew Hecht is Good. Dr. Hecht has been reviewed by 85 patients who have provided 24 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Andrew Hecht, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infection
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Hecht graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2009 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2012)


Dr. Hecht has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Mt Sinai Hospital 
  • City Hospital Center Elmhurst 

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Additional Information
Dr. Andrew Craig Hecht MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 17 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Andrew C. Hecht practice?
Dr. Andrew Hecht has 1 office location.
Dr. Andrew Hecht practices Orthopaedic Surgery near New York, NY.
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