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About Dr. Neil F Watnik

Dr. Neil F Watnik, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New Hyde Park, NY. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Watnik has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

42 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Neil F Watnik is Great. Dr. Neil F Watnik has been rated by 42 patients. From those 42 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Neil F Watnik is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Orthopaedic Surgeons Of Long Island

410 Lakeville Rd Ste 303
New Hyde Park, NY 11042
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Specialties

Dr. Neil F Watnik has the following 2 specialties

  • 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
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Neil F Watnik has the following 15 expertise

  • Joint Replacement
  • Laminectomy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Hip Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis

Board Certifications

Dr. Neil F Watnik is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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Corinne Shafran

Hurt my left ankle on vacation and he did x-rays and gave me an air cast , Great bedside manor!!!

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Great Surgeon...

Would definitely recommend to others!!

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5 minutes
Easy Appointment
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kindness you don't always see

one the kindest doctors I have seen. cried in his office and he was very attentive to my feelings. not many doctors are. didn't associate my weight with my pain....other doctors did.

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Dr Watnick is great knee surgeon

Best surgeon for knees. Had a menicus tear and he operated and releived the pain and still allowed me to run and play tennis better than ever. Recovery was minimal and was walking on the same day ..Highly reccomend Dr Watnick

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10 minutes
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Prompt!!!!

This doctor is ALWAYS on time. Not much of a bedside manner- But if you dont mind the unadulterated truth- This is the doctor for you. He is fast, accurate and knowledgeable.

Easy Appointment
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    32 Years Experience

  • New York Medical College

    Graduated in 1986

  • Suny

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Neil F Watnik accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Orthopaedic Surgeons Of Long Island, 410 Lakeville Rd Ste 303, New Hyde Park, NY

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