Dr. Harold L. Rekate, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 70

865 Northern Blvd Suite 302
Great Neck, NY 11021
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Dr. Rekate's Experience

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Dr. Rekate's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Rekate Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Hospital Quality

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Long Island Jewish Medical Center
270 05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rekate

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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Great Neck, NY 11021
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    Dr. Rekate's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Rekate

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1970

    Internship Hospital

    University Hospitals
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    University Hospital
    Complete in 1972
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rekate & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Rekate's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rekate

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rekate to family and friends

    28 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Rekate's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 29 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Rekate
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    29 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    29 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Rekate accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Emblem Health
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    THE CHIARI INSTITUTE
    865 Northern Blvd Suite 302
    Great Neck, NY 11021
    (516) 570-4400 (Office)
    (516) 570-4444 (Fax)
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