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Dr. Lana Kang MD is a female Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lana Kang is Good. Dr. Kang has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.4
  • Currently 2.4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lana Kang, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • She has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clinical Research
  • Hand/Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Kang graduated from University of California at San Francisco. She has 5 awards.

Awards  
Brown University Heffenreffer Research Award, 2004
inSCOPE Orthopaedic Fellowship, 2005
NCAA Division I All-American, 1991 & 1993
Stanford University Research Grant, 1992
OREF Resident Research Grant Recipient, 2002

Affiliations

Dr. Kang has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital For Special Surgery 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / The Allen Pavilion 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Kang accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 4 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Affinity Health Plan - 5 plans
  • Health Plus - 3 plans
  • Humana - 5 plans
  • Medicare - 1 plan

Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Creole


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Lana Kang practice?
Dr. Lana Kang practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Bronx, NY and Flushing, NY.
See New York Surgeons and New York Orthopedic Surgeons.