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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(13)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Laurence Mermelstein is Good. Dr. Mermelstein has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
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Promptness 4.8
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Courteous Staff 4.5
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
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Bedside Manner 4.8
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Spends Time with Me 4.8
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Follows Up After Visit 4.3
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Laurence Mermelstein, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Cervical Herniated Discs
  • Degenerative Spine
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Tumor-Infection
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Mermelstein graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Mermelstein has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • St Francis Hospital 
  • North Shore University Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Laurence Eric Mermelstein MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Laurence E. Mermelstein practice?
Dr. Laurence Mermelstein has 3 office locations.
Dr. Laurence Mermelstein practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, and Surgery near Commack, NY.
Additional practice locations include: West Islip, NY and Manorville, NY.
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