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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, and Surgery of the Hand.
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Dr. Lana Kang has 4 office locations.
Upper East Side
Hospital For Special Surgery
535 E 70th St
New York, NY 10021

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lana Kang is Good. Dr. Kang has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 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 7 areas:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clinical Research
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • 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 
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • 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, and Surgery of the Hand near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Bronx, NY and Flushing, NY.
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