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Hand Surgery Syracuse, NY

About Dr. Walter H Short MD

Dr. Walter H Short, MD is a doctor primarily located in Syracuse, NY, with other offices in Syracuse, NY and Cicero, NY( and 3 other locations). He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Hand Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Short has received 5 awards.

Patients' Choice AwardCompassionate Doctor RecognitionPatients' Choice 5th Anniversary AwardCompassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year HonoreeOn-Time Doctor Award

Locations

Dr. Walter H Short has 5 locations

Get Directions Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists 5000 W Seneca Tpke Syracuse, NY 13215
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Get Directions Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists PC 5719 Widewaters Pkwy Ste 3 Syracuse, NY 13214
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Get Directions Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists 5586 Legionnaire Dr Ste 3 Cicero, NY 13039
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Get Directions Specialists One-Day Surgery 190 Intrepid Ln Syracuse, NY 13205
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Get Directions Syracuse VA Medical Center 800 Irving Ave Syracuse, NY 13210

Specialties

Dr. Walter H Short has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

Orthopaedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
Hand Surgery

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Walter H Short has the following 4 expertise

  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hand Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Wrist Injury

Awards

5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015)

    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

45 Years Experience

Education
University Of North Carolina Health System

Residency

Education
Suny Upstate Medical University College Of Medicine

Graduated in 1975

Dr. Walter H Short Accepts the Following Insurance

  • 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

More about Dr. Walter H Short

Dr. Short graduated from the Suny Upstate Medical University College of Medicine in 1975. He works in Syracuse, NY and 4 other locations and specializes in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Short is affiliated with Upstate University Hospital Community Campus, Crouse Hospital, Syracuse VA Medical Center and St Joseph's Hospital Health Center.

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