Dr. Andrew Palmer, MD

Dr. Andrew Palmer, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Andrew Palmer, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1972 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

550 Harrison St Ste 130

Syracuse, NY 13202

Contact Information

(315) 464-4472

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
more than 27% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
more than 18% of peers
Hand Fracture
more than 6% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

29  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

3  Procedures

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.


  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

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