Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (48)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Levy, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Levy has been reviewed by 84 patients who have provided 48 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Howard Levy, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft
  • Arthroscopic Surgery Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopic Surgery Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Labrum Repair
  • Labrum and Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Meniscus and Cartilage Repair
  • Meniscus repair
  • SLAP Repair
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Levy graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2002 - 2007, 2010 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Upper East Side
Orthopedic Surgery


Dr. Levy has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division 


  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Matthew Hepinstall

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
7 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Syngil Yang

Orthopaedic Surgery
22 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Karen Schneider

Orthopaedic Surgery
18 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Iris Yaron

Orthopaedic Surgery
19 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Amrit Goyal

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
New York, NY

Dr. Raman Thakur

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
New York, NY
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Howard Jay Levy MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Howard J. Levy practice?
Dr. Howard Levy has 2 office locations.
Dr. Howard Levy practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near New York, NY.
See New York Orthopedic Surgeons.