Dr. Robert J. Ziets, MD

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Male • Age 53

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Dr. Ziets' Experience

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Dr. Ziets' Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Beth Israel Medical Center
1st Avenue at 16th street
New York, NY 10003

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ziets

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Robert Ziets MD Orthopaedic Surgery
Union Square
10 Union Sq E # 5P
New York, NY 10003
Robert Ziets MD Orthopaedic Surgery
Upper East Side
910 Park Ave
New York, NY 10075
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    Dr. Ziets' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Ziets' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine
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    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
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    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Sports Medicine Surgery
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
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    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Orthopaedic Trauma
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Ziets

    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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1986
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    George Washington University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    New York University Medical Center
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    New York University Medical Center
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    Northwestern University
    Graduated in 1983

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    International Congress for Joint Reconstruction , Member
    The International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) delivers continuing medical education to orthopedic surgeons focused on the latest operative techniques, procedures, advanced devices, and improvements in patient care. Physicians affiliated with ICJR are committed to offering patients the best treatment options available today
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ziets & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ziets' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Beth Israel Medical Center where Dr. Ziets has admitting privileges:

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ziets

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ziets to family and friends

    61 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    61 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    61 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    61 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 55 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ziets
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    60 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    61 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    61 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    61 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Ziets accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Robert Ziets MD Orthopaedic Surgery
    Union Square
    10 Union Sq E # 5P
    New York, NY 10003
    (212) 717-1285 (Office)
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    Robert Ziets MD Orthopaedic Surgery
    Upper East Side
    910 Park Ave
    New York, NY 10075
    (212) 717-1285 (Office)
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