Dr. Aaron Insel, MD

Dr. Aaron Insel, MD

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Dr. Aaron Insel, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Harrison, NY. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

600 Mamaroneck Ave Ste 101

Harrison, NY 10528

Contact Information

(914) 686-0111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • No-Fault Car Insurance
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Insel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 91% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
high
more than 89% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Insel's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

24  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fusion
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Connecticut Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Stony Brook U Hosp & Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Insel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Insel's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Insel to family and friends
10 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Insel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Insel is the best Orthopaedic Surgeon I’ve ever had. He’s incredibly trustworthy, knowledgeable, professional and thorough. Dr. Insel really cares about his patients. He goes the extra mile to make sure they’re comfortable with procedures and surgeries that are otherwise very intimidating. He...more
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Couldn't be happier with the service of DR. INSEL and the entire staff.Thank you.
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Dr. Insel treated me for a distal radial fracture to my left wrist. He was caring, compassionate and put me at ease immediately. His approach was perfect for my case. Surgery to repair wrist and place spanning plate went well, no complications and recovery was 3 months. Second surgery to remove...more
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Dr Insel is a FANTASTIC doctor and surgeon. He was recommended to me by a friend of mine. He is friendly, compassionate and is very understanding. I am so glad I found him and I highly recommend him. He is definitely a keeper!
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I had a surgery in my left had with Dr. Insel and it was successful. Thanks Doctor, you are an amazing professional. I can feel the huge difference in less than two weeks after my surgery.
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