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Physiatrist (physical, rehabilitation)
24 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (17)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Zelefsky is Excellent. Dr. Zelefsky has been reviewed by 57 patients who have provided 17 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Zelefsky, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Hemiplegia

Education & Awards

Dr. Zelefsky graduated from Yeshiva University, Bronx. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Zelefsky has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Staten Island University Hospital North 
  • Jacobi Medical Center 


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Additional Information
Dr. David DR Zelefsky MD is a male Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Where does Dr. David D. Zelefsky practice?
Dr. David Zelefsky has 6 office locations.
Dr. David Zelefsky practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation near Astoria, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Valley Stream, NY and Bronx, NY.
See Astoria Physiatrists.