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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (25)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Answorth Allen, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Allen has been reviewed by 69 patients who have provided 25 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Answorth Allen, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Clinical Research
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Allen graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2011)


Dr. Allen has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital For Special Surgery 
  • North Shore Univ Hosp At Glen Cove 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Answorth A Allen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Answorth A. Allen practice?
Dr. Answorth Allen has 3 office locations.
Dr. Answorth Allen practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Uniondale, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Fresh Meadows, NY and New York, NY.
See Uniondale Orthopedic Surgeons and Uniondale Surgeons.