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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (17)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vijay Vad, Physiatrist is Excellent. Dr. Vad has been reviewed by 30 patients who have provided 17 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vijay Vad, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Clinical Research
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Vad graduated from University of Oklahoma , Oklahoma City. He has 8 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Upper East Side
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
New York
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
New York, NY
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Vad has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital For Special Surgery 
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 


  • Hindi

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Additional Information
Dr. Vijay Bal Vad MD is a male Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Vijay B. Vad practice?
Dr. Vijay Vad has 1 office location.
Dr. Vijay Vad practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine near New York, NY.
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