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Anesthesiologist (pain control), Pain Management Specialist
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jacob Handszer is Excellent. Dr. Handszer has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jacob Handszer, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes

Education & Awards

Dr. Handszer graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
New York
Pain Medicine
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
New York Metro Area
Pain Medicine


Dr. Handszer has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Putnam Hospital Center 
  • Nyack Hospital 


  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Jacob Handszer MD is a male Anesthesiologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Jacob Handszer practice?
Dr. Jacob Handszer has 10 office locations.
Dr. Jacob Handszer practices Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near Hopewell Junction, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Newburgh, NY and Mount Kisco, NY.
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