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Dr. Kevin D Plancher Is this you?

About

Dr. Kevin D Plancher, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY, with another office in Cos Cob, CT. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Kevin D Plancher has the following 3 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand
  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2008)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Expertise

    19 Expertise

  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Bone Fracture
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Knee Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Education

    32 Years Experience

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1986

  • St Vincent Hospital Health Center

    Residency

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