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About Dr. William Urban

Dr. William Urban, MD, FAAOS is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Urban is affiliated with Kings County Hospital Center, SUNY Downstate Medical Center and Univ Hosp of Brooklyn-SUNY Ctr. Dr. Urban has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Urban is Great. Dr. William Urban has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. William Urban is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

SUNY Downstate Medical Center

450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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Specialties

Dr. William Urban has the following 1 specialty

  • Orthopedic 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. William Urban has the following 9 expertise

  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. William Urban 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.

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Five Stars

Excellent doctor

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Two Stars

Dr. Urban is pretty good, but his support staff is very difficult to deal with and wait times can be really long.

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Top notch

Highly recommended for sports injuries. After one visit I was fully confident that Dr. Urban is not only adept at his work, but also communicates well with patients, explaining the situations and offering detailed information about treatments.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 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.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011)

    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, 2013, 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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Urban is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Kings County Hospital Center
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Univ Hosp of Brooklyn-SUNY Ctr
  • Lutheran Medical Center
  • Suny Downstate Mc at Lich
  • University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island Hospital
  • State University of New York Health Science Center at B
  • SUNY Health Science Center
  • University Hosp Of Bklyn
  • Brooklyn University Hospital
  • Richmond University Medical Center
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
  • New York Harbor Healthcare System
  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • Suny

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. William Urban accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Ave, Brooklyn, NY

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